David Silva steps up as Manchester City reel Chelsea in
David Silva steps up as Manchester City reel Chelsea in

David Silva filled in for Manchester City`s absent strikers as the champions beat Crystal Palace 3-0 on Saturday to move level on points with Premier League leaders Chelsea.

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.

EPL preview: Manchester City vs Manchester United
EPL preview: Manchester City vs Manchester United

Manchester football supremacy will be at stake at the Etihad Stadium on Sunday when Premier League rivals Manchester City and Manchester United face off in a potentially momentous derby showdown.

Manchester City's David Silva ruled out for up to a month with knee injury
Manchester City's David Silva ruled out for up to a month with knee injury

Manchester City midfielder David Silva has been ruled out for nearly a month after sustaining a knee injury, his manager Manuel Pellegrini said on Friday.

Southampton climb to second as West Ham beat champions Man City
Southampton climb to second as West Ham beat champions Man City

Southampton beat Stoke City 1-0 and moved into second place while champions Manchester City slipped back to third after losing 2-1 at West Ham United in the Premier League on Saturday.

Manchester City fans take Frank Lampard to their hearts
Manchester City fans take Frank Lampard to their hearts

Former Chelsea stalwart Frank Lampard has been voted Player of the Month for September by fans of Premier League champions Manchester City after an impressive start to his loan spell at the club.

Diego Costa ends drought as Spain ease past Luxembourg
Diego Costa ends drought as Spain ease past Luxembourg

Diego Costa ended his long international scoring drought with the third goal in an uninspiring 4-0 win for Spain away to minnows Luxembourg in Euro 2016 qualifying Group C on Sunday.

Edin Dzeko close to new five-year Manchester City deal

Edin Dzeko, a key figure in Manchester City`s 2-0 victory at Newcastle United, is on the verge of signing a new contract that will keep him at the club for the next five years.

Manchester City, Liverpool start with narrow wins

Manchester City and Liverpool, last season`s top two in the Premier League, were both made to sweat by determined opposition before opening their campaigns with hard-fought victories on Sunday.

David Silva extends contract with English champions Man City

David Silva has signed a new five-year contract with Manchester City, the English Premier League champions announced Tuesday.

Is Spain`s elimination the end for tiki-taka?

Spain`s elimination from the World Cup by Chile not only spelt the end for one of the greatest national teams, but also threatened the demise of an entire footballing philosophy.

FIFA World Cup 2014: Baichung prefers Torres over Costa as Spain take on Chile

As the Iker Casillas-led side face Chile in a a do-or-die match, in an exclusive chat with Aditi Tyagi of Zee Media, former Indian skipper Baichung Bhutia analysed the game and also suggested a few changes for Spain`s playing XI.

Silva believes City style has boosted World Cup chances

Playmaker David Silva believes the passing game Manuel Pellegrini introduced at Manchester City has highlighted his best qualities and helped make him a strong contender to start Spain`s World Cup opener in Brazil on Friday.

Silva warns City against last-day complacency

With Liverpool ready to pounce in case of a misstep, Manchester City will look to seize the Premier League title by beating West Ham United on Sunday`s final day.

City sweat on Silva fitness

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini said he hoped the ankle injury sustained by midfielder David Silva was not serious after it overshadowed his side`s 3-1 win against West Bromwich Albion.

City will take title race down to wire: Pellegrini

Manuel Pellegrini insists Manchester City can take the Premier League title race down to the wire because Liverpool and Chelsea will drop more points before the end of the season.

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.

Liverpool F.C. pip Manchester City in title crunch clash

Philippe Coutinho`s 78th-minute winner gave Liverpool a crucial 3-2 victory over Premier League title rivals Manchester City on a day of raw emotion at Anfield on Sunday

Arsenal keep Manchester City in check as Chelsea crash in London

Manchester City squandered an opportunity to replace Chelsea at the Premier League summit after being held to a 1-1 draw by an improved Arsenal side on Saturday.

Pellegrini hails `professional` City after Hull win

Manuel Pellegrini hailed the professionalism of his Manchester City team after they maintained their English Premier League title challenge with victory at Hull City on Saturday despite playing with 10 men for 80 minutes.