Strikerless Manchester City need new approach against Crystal Palace: Manuel Pellegrini
Strikerless Manchester City need new approach against Crystal Palace: Manuel Pellegrini

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini, without three first choice strikers, has urged his side to conjure up an alternative way of beating Crystal Palace in the Premier League on Saturday.

Champions League: Manchester City complete great escape in Rome
Champions League: Manchester City complete great escape in Rome

Manchester City concluded one of the great Champions League Houdini acts on Wednesday as they qualified for the knockout stages with goals from Samir Nasri and Pablo Zabaleta sinking Roma 2-0 to eliminate the Italians at the Stadio Olimpico.

Samir Nasri says 'will leave' Manchester City if asked to exit
Samir Nasri says 'will leave' Manchester City if asked to exit

Manchester City's attacking midfielder Samir Nasri has confirmed that he would leave the club if they ask him to leave, insisting that his team possess more qualities than their Italian counterpart ahead of Champions League group stage clash between City and Roma.

Manchester City's Nasri faces groin operation, month out

Manchester City`s Samir Nasri is expected be sidelined for a month after manager Manuel Pellegrini revealed the French midfielder needs surgery on a groin injury.

CL 2014: Last-gasp Jerome Boateng goal hands Bayern win over City
CL 2014: Last-gasp Jerome Boateng goal hands Bayern win over City

 A last-gasp goal from defender Jerome Boateng gave Bayern Munich a 1-0 win over Manchester City in their opening Champions League Group E clash on Wednesday

Eric Abidal retires from France squad

Defender Eric Abidal, who underwent a liver transplant in 2012, has become the latest French player to announce his retirement from international football.

Vincent Kompany extends stay at Manchester City with new five-year contract

Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany has signed a new five-year contract with the English Premier League champions, the club announced Wednesday.

Disgruntled Samir Nasri says France career is over

Manchester City`s French midfielder Samir Nasri has decided to quit international football over a breakdown in his relationship with national coach Didier Deschamps and the French media.

Samir Nasri drops France retirement hint

Manchester City`s France midfielder Samir Nasri on Monday indicated that he has decided to quit international football.

Valbuena - France`s Little Big Man

Mathieu Valbuena has had the last laugh over former tormentors Samir Nasri and Franck Ribery after becoming integral to France`s World Cup hopes.

Vieira says Nasri`s exclusion will hurt France`s chances

Former France captain Patrick Vieira says Samir Nasri`s omission from the World Cup squad could return to haunt coach Didier Deschamps at next month`s tournament in Brazil.

Nasri ponders international future after World Cup omission

Manchester City midfielder Samir Nasri said Wednesday that he was considering his future in international football after being left out of the French World Cup squad for a second successive finals.

Nasri, Abidal left out of France World Cup squad

Samir Nasri, who was instrumental in helping Manchester City to win the Premier League title, was left out of France`s World Cup squad when Didier Deschamps unveiled a 23-man list plus seven standby players on Tuesday.

Nasri and Kompany fire Man City to Premier League title

Manchester City clinched a second Premier League title in three seasons with a 2-0 win over West Ham United on Sunday that sent their Etihad Stadium into raptures and condemned Liverpool to second place.

Show me more respect, blasts City star Toure

Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure insists he doesn`t get enough respect from the rest of the football world because he is African.

Man City run aground, Palace rock Everton

Liverpool`s position atop the Premier League table was strengthened on Wednesday when title rivals Manchester City were held to a 2-2 draw at home to bottom club Sunderland.

Liverpool hangover cost Man City: Pellegrini

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini blamed the hangover from defeat by Liverpool for his side`s damaging 2-2 draw at home to the Premier League`s bottom club Sunderland.

City can still win the title, says Pellegrini

Manchester City`s manager Manuel Pellegrini insisted his team can still regain the Premier League title they lost last season despite Sunday`s 3-2 defeat by leaders Liverpool.

Manchester City maintains Premier League title push with 4-1 win over Southampton

Manchester City has turned on the pressure on their Premier League title rivals with a 4-1 victory over Southampton on Saturday at the Etihad.

City sink Saints to maintain Premier League title charge

Manchester City kept up the pressure on Premier League leaders Liverpool with a 4-1 win at home to Southampton in Saturday`s early kick-of match.