Sergio Agüero of Manchester City scored three against Bayern Munich. Photograph:  Michael Regan/Getty Images

Manchester City 3 Bayern Munich 2The astonishing thing about this night is that it, once again, it exposed all Manchester City’s shortcomings in Europ(...)

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini: was expected to lead his side beyond the last 16 at least in this year’s Champions League. Photo: Peter Powell/EPA

In the aftermath of Manchester City’s Champions League meltdown, the 2-1 home defeat to CSKA Moscow, City manager Manuel Pellegrini is coming under p(...)

Manchester City’s Vincent Kompany (right)  after defeat to CSKA Moscow. Photograph:  Martin Rickett/PA Wire

Manchester City 1 CSKA Moscow 2Manuel Pellegrini’s misfiring Manchester City are bottom of Group E with two points and require a minor miracle to qual(...)

Manchester United’s Wayne Rooney: record goalscorer in the Manchester derby with 11 goals. Photo: Nigel French/PA

Wayne Rooney has given Manchester United a big boost by being passed fit to lead the attack in tomorrow’s derby while the champions will be without t(...)

The signing of Ángel Di María, along with Radamel Falcao, illustrates the power United still wield in the transfer market, despite their absence from Europe. Photograph: Martin Rickett/PA Wire.

Here we go then, same old Manchester derby. Settled champion team against big-spending upstarts. Well-grooved star names against a roster of new faces(...)

  Alan Pardew (left), manager of Newcastle United, applauds the fans after victory over Manchester City,  as Manuel Pellegrini  walks towards the dug tunnel. Photograph:  Michael Regan/Getty Images

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini admitted he was concerned about his team’s form after being dumped out of the Capital One Cup by Newcastle. (...)

West Ham’s  Diafra Sakho  heads his team’s second goal during the  Premier League match against Manchester City at the Boleyn Ground. Photograph: Ian Walton/Getty Images

West Ham 2 Man City 1Diafra Sakho’s seventh goal in as many Premier League starts gave West Ham a 2-1 victory over champions Manchester City at Upton (...)

The   Manchester City  and PFC CSKA Moscow squads  line up ahead of the Uefa Champions League Group E draw  at the Arena Khimki Stadium. Photograph:  Epsilon/Getty Images

Uefa has confirmed it will take no action against CSKA Moscow despite the presence of supporters in the stadium for the Champions League tie against (...)

Man City captain Vincent Kompany and  Roman Eremenko of CSKA Moscow fight at Arena Khimki in Moscow. Photograph: Sergei Ilnitsky / EPA

Vincent Kompany has angrily asked “why the hell” Manchester City fans were not at Tuesday evening’s 2-2 Champions League draw with CSKA Moscow after t(...)

  Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini (left) and goalkeeper Joe Hart during a press conference held at the Etihad Stadium today. Photograph: Peter Powell / EPA

Joe Hart has signalled discontent at not playing every game and that “it’s hard to see any positives” in being dropped after Manuel Pellegrini left(...)