Manchester City must learn from Yaya Toure cake mistake: Manuel Pellegrini
Manchester City must learn from Yaya Toure cake mistake: Manuel Pellegrini

Manchester City have learnt from their mistakes and will buy Yaya Toure a birthday cake when he turns 32 next week, manager Manuel Pellegrini said on Friday.

Older, bolder Manchester City seek Barcelona revenge
Older, bolder Manchester City seek Barcelona revenge

Emboldened by a year`s extra experience and given hope by contrasting weekend results, Manchester City go in search of vengeance against Barcelona in the Champions League last 16 on Tuesday.

This time we're ready for Barca, says Man City's Nasri

Manchester City do not have an inferiority complex against Barcelona as they prepare to host them in their Champions League last 16 first leg tie at The Etihad Stadium on Tuesday, said French midfielder Samir Nasri.

This time we're ready for Barcelona, says Manchester City's Samir Nasri
This time we're ready for Barcelona, says Manchester City's Samir Nasri

Manchester City do not have an inferiority complex as they prepare to host Barcelona in their Champions League last 16 first leg tie at The Etihad Stadium on Tuesday, said French midfielder Samir Nasri.

 Manchester City aim to break new ground by beating Barcaelona
Manchester City aim to break new ground by beating Barcaelona

Manchester City have been on a steep learning curve in the Champions League but Tuesday`s last 16 first-leg clash with four-times European kings Barcelona offers a chance to show they are now serious contenders.

Samir Nasri hits out at France coach Didier Deschamps
Samir Nasri hits out at France coach Didier Deschamps

Samir Nasri has lashed out at Didier Deschamps, saying the France coach did not "behave like a man" when he omitted the playmaker from the 2014 World Cup squad citing behaviour concerns.

Manchester City`s Samir Nasri takes swipe at Chelsea
Manchester City`s Samir Nasri takes swipe at Chelsea

Manchester City midfielder Samir Nasri has taken a swipe at title rivals Chelsea by claiming the Premier League leaders are nothing special.

Manuel Pellegrini urges Manchester City scorer James Milner to commit
Manuel Pellegrini urges Manchester City scorer James Milner to commit

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini again urged James Milner to sign a new contract after he scored in the Premier League champions` 4-1 win at Stoke City.

Manchester City`s Samir Nasri out for three weeks
Manchester City`s Samir Nasri out for three weeks

Manchester City midfielder Samir Nasri will miss the Premier League champions match at home to former club Arsenal on Sunday, according to manager Manuel Pellegrini.

Knowhow gives Manchester City title edge, says Samir Nasri
Knowhow gives Manchester City title edge, says Samir Nasri

Manchester City midfielder Samir Nasri has warned rivals Chelsea that his side have the experience to chase them down in the race for the Premier League title.

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.