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    Champions League draw: Manchester City to meet Barcelona, Real Madrid face Schalke

    Manchester City against Barcelona is the pick of the ties to emerge from Monday's Champions League Round of 16 draw in Nyon.The two sides met in the knockout stages in 2013-14 as well, with the Catalans eventually recording a 4-1 win on aggregate to book their ticket for the...
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    Silva: Manchester City must avoid Barcelona, Real Madrid & Atletico in Champions Leag

    Silva: Manchester City must avoid Barcelona, Real Madrid & Atletico in Champions Leag David Silva is hoping Manchester City steer clear of La Liga sides in Monday's Champions League draw, arguing that "the later you play a Spanish team, the better".An impressive 2-0 win at Roma on Wednesday...
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    Hart to sign €152,000 a week Man City deal

    Joe Hart is hoping to end his career at Manchester City as he closes in on a new five-year contract.As reported by Goal earlier on Thursday, the goalkeeper and team-mate James Milner are poised to sign new long-term deals, with the England No.1's wages being upped to €152,000 a week.The summer...
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    Milner: Manchester City can go far in the Champions League

    Manchester City midfielder James Milner believes that his side's late progress into the Champions League's last 16 could be a springboard to "go far" in the tournament.Manuel Pellegrini's side were staring down the barrel of elimination after collecting just two points from their first four...
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    Genius Moment: Nasri fires Manchester City into knockout stages

    Perhaps Samir Nasri’s own words were going through his head at the Stadio Olimpico when he took possession of the ball out on the left, about 12 yards away from the penalty area. “We still have a chance and we need to take it,” Nasri had said. “Now is the moment.” There were plenty of bodies...
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    Buoyant Hart says Manchester City never stopped believing

    Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart says that his side never stopped believing that they could qualify for the Champions League knockout stages after sealing safe passage with a win over Roma.Defeats by CKSA Moscow and Bayern Munich and a home draw with the Giallorossi saw the Premier League...
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    Pellegrini: Manchester City future doesn't depend on Roma result

    Manuel Pellegrini insists that his Manchester City future will not depend on the result of the club's Champions League's showdown with Roma.City must win in Italy whilst bettering CSKA Moscow's result against Bayern Munich to progress to the knockout stages of the competition, but head into the...
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    Aguero is the best striker in the world, says Manchester City's Zabaleta

    Manchester City right-back Pablo Zabaleta believes Sergio Aguero is currently the best striker in the world.The 26-year-old has scored 19 goals in 20 appearances this season, while his double on Wednesday inspired City's 4-1 win over Sunderland which keeps the Premier League champions six points...