Sane, Laporte and Danilo recalled for Blues

City starting XI and bench: Ederson, Walker, Zinchenko, Danilo, Laporte, Gundogan, D Silva (c), Bernardo, Sterling, Aguero, Sane. Subs: Muric, Delph, Stones, Mahrez, G Jesus, Foden, Humphreys ...

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Arsenal, Manchester City and Liverpool have partnered with Intel to allow their fans to relive matches from every single angle in a pioneering move for immersive football experiences. Intel True View includes features such 'be the player' capabilities ...
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Man City tipped to beat Liverpool to Premier League title as part of historic ...

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Fernandinho an 8/10 as Man City beat Everton to go top of the table

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Thursday, February 7, 2019

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A walkover it was not, but Manchester City still got what they wanted. For the first time in two months, the champions are on top of the Premier League, there courtesy of a hard-fought, but ultimately deserved, victory at Everton. Aymeric Laporte's ...
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Manchester City breeze past Huddersfield to keep pace in title race

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Tuesday, January 15, 2019

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Pep Guardiola tells Man City players to forget about Liverpool's fixtures

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Manchester City lose again as Ricardo Pereira hits shock winner for Leicester

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