Valencia tick key box in Peter Lim masterplan
Valencia tick key box in Peter Lim masterplan

Valencia`s progress to the lucrative Champions League group stage on Tuesday thanks to a 4-3 aggregate success against Monaco took them over a key hurdle in owner Peter Lim`s push to return the La Liga club to the continent`s elite.

Valencia boost Champions League hopes
Valencia boost Champions League hopes

Valencia moved back to within a point of third-placed Atletico Madrid in La Liga with a comfortable 3-0 win over Levante in the Valencian derby on Monday.

New-look Valencia threaten La Liga elite
New-look Valencia threaten La Liga elite

Quietly and efficiently Valencia are building up steam under new owner Peter Lim and on Sunday face champions Atletico Madrid ready to fight for third place in La Liga.

La Liga: Valencia back up to fourth after beating Getafe
La Liga: Valencia back up to fourth after beating Getafe

Valencia reclaimed La Liga`s fourth Champions League qualification berth from Sevilla when forward Alvaro Negredo won and converted a penalty in a 1-0 victory at home to Getafe on Sunday.

La Liga: Alvaro Negredo winner lifts Valencia up to third
La Liga: Alvaro Negredo winner lifts Valencia up to third

Former Manchester City striker Alvaro Negredo came off the bench to score the winner as Valencia moved into third in La Liga thanks to a thrilling 3-2 win over Almeria on Saturday.

La Liga: Valencia, Sevilla held at home
La Liga: Valencia, Sevilla held at home

Valencia failed to win at home for the first time this season as Athletic Bilbao put their disappointment at being knocked out of the Champions League in midweek behind them to claim a 0-0 draw.

Manuel Pellegrini blames fair play for Alvaro Negredo exit
Manuel Pellegrini blames fair play for Alvaro Negredo exit

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini said Friday being forced to comply with UEFA`s financial fair play rules had led to the loan exit of striker Alvaro Negredo.

Valencia agree to take Alvaro Negredo on loan from Man City
Valencia agree to take Alvaro Negredo on loan from Man City

Valencia have sealed a deal to take Spain forward Alvaro Negredo on loan from Manchester City.

City`s Negredo faces `months` on sidelines

Manchester City`s Spanish striker Alvaro Negredo revealed Monday he faces "months" on the sidelines with a foot injury.

Negredo suffers injury scare as Manchester City beat Hearts in pre-season friendly

Manchester City striker Alvaro Negredo suffered an injury scare as the Premier League champions won 2-1 in a friendly against Hearts on Friday.

City out-punch rivals to Premier League glory

By packing a punch both on the pitch and in the transfer market, Manchester City managed to outmuscle their rivals in the race for Premier League glory in 2013-14.

Fit-again Aguero eyes Barca clash

Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero will use Saturday`s clash against Cardiff to step up his return from injury as the Argentine eyes a Champions League showdown with Barcelona.

Five-star City crush Blackburn in FA Cup

Alvaro Negredo and Edin Dzeko scored twice each as Premier League high-fliers Manchester City comprehensively quashed second tier Blackburn Rovers` hopes of causing an FA Cup shock with an emphatic 5-0 third-round replay win on Wednesday.

Pellegrini bridles after bruising City win

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini was more concerned by Newcastle United`s fouls than the foul-mouthed language of their manager Alan Pardew after an incident-packed encounter at St James` Park.

Thrills, spills as City, Liverpool climb table

Manchester City took over at the top of the Premier League table after winning 2-0 against Newcastle United in a tempestuous encounter at St James` Park on Sunday.

City`s blockbuster squad boosted by Aguero return

Manchester City`s top scorer Sergio Aguero is ready to make his return from injury against Cardiff City on Saturday and could even feature in the FA Cup replay against Blackburn Rovers on Wednesday, the Argentine said.

Man City go top after controversial win at Newcasltle

Manchester City went top of the Premier League after securing a controversial 2-0 win at Newcastle United on Sunday with an early Edin Dzeko goal and a stoppage time effort from Alvaro Negredo.

City crush woeful West Ham in League Cup semi-final

Alvaro Negredo grabbed a hat-trick as Manchester City crushed West Ham United 6-0 in their League Cup semi-final first leg on Wednesday in another body blow for the beleaguered London club.

Negredo fires Manchester City to brink of final

Alvaro Negredo plundered a hat-trick as Manchester City destroyed hapless West Ham United 6-0 at the Etihad Stadium on Wednesday to all but qualify for the League Cup final.

Blackburn frustrate Man City in FA Cup

Last season`s beaten FA Cup finalists Manchester City tasted fresh disappointment in the competition on Saturday when they drew 1-1 at second-tier Blackburn Rovers in the third round.