Frank Lampard hope lights Manchester City`s striker gloom
Frank Lampard hope lights Manchester City`s striker gloom

Manchester City`s attacking injury problems remain ahead of Friday`s trip to West Bromwich Albion, but manager Manuel Pellegrini expects better news concerning on-loan midfielder Frank Lampard before 2015 arrives.

Patched-up Manchester City leave Manuel Pellegrini purring
Patched-up Manchester City leave Manuel Pellegrini purring

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini believes his team are finally performing like champions, even though there is no immediate end in sight to their chronic injury problems in attack.

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.

Manchester City face striking Christmas injury woes
Manchester City face striking Christmas injury woes

Manchester City are in danger of facing the busy Christmas and New Year Premier League programme without their top strikers and captain as manager Manuel Pellegrini counted the cost of Saturday`s win at Leicester City.

Manuel Pellegrini aims to keep City loan star Lampard
Manuel Pellegrini aims to keep City loan star Lampard

 Manuel Pellegrini has set his sights on keeping Frank Lampard at Manchester City beyond his current loan spell with the Premier League champions.

Edin Dzeko injured in Man City warm-up
Edin Dzeko injured in Man City warm-up

Manchester City`s injury problems up front were exacerbated on Saturday when Edin Dzeko injured himself while warming up prior to their Premier League game at Leicester City.

Classical Sergio Aguero is best in world, says Mauricio Pochettino
Classical Sergio Aguero is best in world, says Mauricio Pochettino

Sergio Aguero is the best striker in the world and conducts Manchester City`s attack like Mozart, fellow Argentine Mauricio Pochettino says as his Tottenham Hotspur side prepare for Saturday`s Premier League clash.

Euro 2016 qualifying: Bosnia and Belgium share spoils in 1-1 draw
Euro 2016 qualifying: Bosnia and Belgium share spoils in 1-1 draw

Bosnia and Belgium drew 1-1 in an entertaining Euro 2016 Group B qualifier after midfielder Radja Nainggolan cancelled out Edin Dzeko’s first-half opener for the Balkan nation on Monday.

Manuel Pellegrini backs Eliaquim Mangala to prove his worth
Manuel Pellegrini backs Eliaquim Mangala to prove his worth

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini remains confident Eliaquim Mangala is suited to the Premier League despite the France defender`s poor performance in the champions` 4-2 win at Hull.

Chelsea preserve lead, Wayne Rooney sees red card in Manchester United win
Chelsea preserve lead, Wayne Rooney sees red card in Manchester United win

Premier League leaders Chelsea conserved their three-point advantage by beating Aston Villa 3-0 on Saturday, while Wayne Rooney was sent off as Manchester United edged West Ham United.

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

Arsenal, Manchester City hoping to jump-start campaigns
Arsenal, Manchester City hoping to jump-start campaigns

Arsenal and Manchester City meet at The Emirates on Saturday when both teams will seek to roar into life after making spluttering starts to their Premier League campaigns.

Edin Dzeko says Chelsea represent biggest threat to Manchester City's title defence
Edin Dzeko says Chelsea represent biggest threat to Manchester City's title defence

Manchester City forward Edin Dzeko has declared that Chelsea represent the biggest threat to the Premier League title defenders this season.

Edin Dzeko happy with his and Manchester City's prospects
Edin Dzeko happy with his and Manchester City's prospects

Fresh from signing a new four-year contract with Manchester City and taking over as captain of Bosnia, Edin Dzeko has every reason to smile when he considers his future.

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.

2014 FIFA World Cup: Bosnia-Herzegovina vs Iran - As it happened...

Live coverage of the 2014 FIFA World Cup Group F match between Bosnia-Herzegovina and Iran being played at Arena Fonte Nova, Salvador.

Bosnia defeat sends Iran crashing at World Cup

Edin Dzeko weighed in with a first-half goal as Bosnia-Herzegovina knocked Iran out of the World Cup with a 3-1 win in Salvador on Wednesday.

2014 FIFA World Cup: Bosnia out as Nigeria end win drought

Bosnia-Hercegovina`s maiden appearance at a World Cup finals ended in disappointment as Peter Odemwingie`s goal condemned them to a 1-0 defeat by African champions Nigeria in Cuiaba and ensured they could not qualify for the second round.

2014 FIFA World Cup: Nigeria vs Bosnia-Herzegovina - As it happened...

Live coverage of the 2014 FIFA World Cup Group F match between Nigeria and Bosnia-Herzegovina being played at Arena Pantanal, Cuiaba.