NICOLAS OTAMENDI has signed a new Manchester City contract until 2022.
The defender has been key in Pep Guardiola's push for the Premier League title this season.
Otamendi has been hailed as City's "Superman" on more than one occasion by his boss.
And after popping up with an impressive five goals
MANCHESTER CITY starlet Marlos Moreno has joined Flamengo on loan for a year.
Moreno, 21, was loaned to Girona at the start of the season but failed to make an impact.
And after returning to his parent club, the striker now hopes to make his mark back in South America.
PLUCKY Mansfield Town's resistance was finally broken by two goals in six minutes as Cardiff booked a glamour tie with Manchester City.
The League Two side battled well and could hold their heads high after only their second defeat in 21 games.
A tight first half ended a goal apiece
PEP GUARDIOLA feared bringing in Alexis Sanchez this month could turn into his own 'Asprilla' moment.
Or - for Manchester City fans of a certain vintage - a Rodney Marsh scenario.
Guardiola was never convinced about the merit of signing his former Barcelona favourite in the middle of the season.
ONE is the Premier League’s record signing... the other a midfield force behind his side’s seemingly unstoppable surge to the title.
Paul Pogba and Kevin De Bruyne are the key men in the middle of the pitch at the two biggest sides in the country right now.
And Frenchman’s two
MANCHESTER UNITED are hell-bent on an improbable title charge as they bid to chase down Premier League leaders Manchester City, insists Paul Pogba.
City suffered their first defeat in the league this season at Liverpool in a 4-3 thriller on Sunday and United's 3-0 victory over Stoke the following
PEP GUARDIOLA will meed with Manchester City's top brass in a bid to convince them to loosen the purse strings over Alexis Sanchez.
Rivals Manchester United are now in pole position to sign the Arsenal forward, who is keen to re-unite with his former Barcelona boss.
According to the Manchester
SO Manchester City’s fine unbeaten start to the season is over and, yes you’re right, I did predict that would happen last week.
It wasn’t the only big result of the weekend.
Arsenal slumped to another defeat, this time at lowly Bournemouth while West Brom finally won a league game
MANCHESTER CITY have pulled out of the race for Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez, according to reports.
The unhappy Gunners star appears set to leave the Emirates in the coming days, with Arsene Wenger admitting his future would be decided "in the next 48 hours".
Pep Guardiola had long been linked
ARSENE WENGER admits Arsenal are dangerously low on quality without Alexis Sanchez after an embarrassing defeat at Bournemouth.
Chilean forward Sanchez is on the brink of a £30million move to Manchester United and looks to have played his last match for the Gunners after Wenger left him out of
I THINK we can all understand just why Jose Mourinho played the way he did when he went to Anfield earlier this season.
But I know which game I would prefer to watch and it was yesterday’s match-up as Liverpool emerged from a brilliant game with Manchester City as
JURGEN KLOPP has revealed his delight at ending Pep Guardiola’s 22-game unbeaten run with Manchester City, exclaiming live on air: “What the f**k was that?!”
And the Liverpool boss also blasted critics taking aim at his leaky defence, adding: “Blow up my boots!”
Klopp was on cloud nine after masterminding
ARSENAL fans reeling from their defeat at Bournmouth were handed a silver lining as Liverpool ended Manchester City's unbeaten run.
The rampant Reds held on despite a late fightback to ensure Arsene Wenger's Invincibles remain the only team to go a season undefeated for another year at least.
THEY are done four.
That unbeaten run, 22 games and counting in the Premier League, came to a jaw-dropping end at Anfield.
Manchester City were ripped apart in a dazzling nine minute spell.
It warmed the cockles, proof that winning the Premier League will not be a walk in the park
MANCHESTER CITY'S Fabian Delph was forced off in the first half with a suspected knee injury during their clash with Liverpool.
The England left-back was replaced in the 31st minute for summer signing Danilo despite his reluctance to come off the field.
The 28-year-old appeared to jar his knee when
ARSENE WENGER'S day went from bad to worse after Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain scored a stunner against Manchester City.
After a humiliating 2-1 defeat at Bournemouth, the last thing Gunners fans wanted to see was a former player stun the champions elect.
But Oxlade-Chamberlain did just that as he drove towards the
MANCHESTER CITY are ready to make contact with Lille to land powerful midfielder Boubakary Soumare, according to reports.
Boss Pep Guardiola wants to land a new central midfielder to bolster his squad with a view of landing the 18-year-old at the end of the season.
The Premier League leaders are
FOR two months or so it has been a question of “can they?” By Sunday evening, it may well be a statement of “they can.”
If Manchester City leave Anfield with their unbeaten Prem record intact, even Pep Guardiola might concede that mission impossible is quite possibly mission achievable
RIO FERDINAND believes Alexis Sanchez should snub his former team Manchester United and join bitter rivals City.
Both clubs have been heavily linked with the wantaway Arsenal forward with his contract expiring next summer.
But Ferdinand reckons moving to the Etihad is the better option for Sanchez, 29, to win
KYLE WALKER has revealed the secrets of what makes Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City such a class act.
The Etihad squad view each session “like a school day” as they learn as much as they can from the master.
And City have been getting top marks during their relentless march towards
ALEXIS SANCHEZ can earn an extra £60,000-a-week by snubbing Pep Guardiola for Jose Mourinho.
Desperate Manchester United boss Mourinho will “fight” to land the Arsenal contract rebel this month.
He plans to hijack the striker’s move to City by offering Sanchez a whopping £350,000-a-week wages and a £25million signing-on fee.
LEROY SANE claims he is not worried about his place in the Manchester City starting XI... even if they sign Alexis Sanchez.
Pep Guardiola has been linked with a move for the Arsenal forward - but faces shock competition from Manchester United.
City remain favourites to land Sanchez, but Sane,
HE is making a habit of driving his fellow German Jurgen Klopp in-Sane.
And this Manchester City starlet is planning to make the Liverpool boss suffer again at Anfield tomorrow.
Leroy Sane has revealed for the first time the Kop chief was frantically trying to persuade him to snub City
MANCHESTER CITY are ready to play hardball with Arsenal over Alexis Sanchez - even if it opens up the door for Manchester United to snatch the star.
City had been expected to wrap up the signing of the Gunners forward, either in this window or when his contract runs
ALEXIS SANCHEZ'S on-running transfer saga has been full of twists and turns ever since the summer.
Since Arsenal rejected Manchester City's opening bid of £60million in August, the future of the Chilean star has been very much up in the air.
First of all it looked as though Sanchez would
LIVERPOOL take on Manchester City in the pick of the weekend's Premier League action, with plenty to play for.
While many have already suggested the title is already done and dusted, a loss in this one could spark feelings of doubt in Pep Guardiola's squad.
After 22 games, they've failed
RAHEEM STERLING sparked outrage on Merseyside when he swapped Liverpool for Manchester City in a £49million deal in August 2015.
While he will be an easy target for the Liverpool boo-boys this Sunday in the huge Premier League clash, nothing can stop Man City’s No7 this year.
The England winger,
AFTER last weekend’s FA Cup madness, it’s back to the bread and butter of the Premier League and some key games in the relegation dogfight.
...Why is it always a "dogfight", anyway?
Then there's what’s left of the title race on display, too.
It begins at Stamford Bridge tomorrow lunchtime as
MANCHESTER CITY boss Pep Guardiola has won the Premier League Manager of the Month award for a record fourth time in a row.
The Spanish boss, 47, clinched December's award - to go with those earned in September, October and November.
No manager had ever won the award four times
EDERSON usually spends 90 minutes keeping a clean sheet.
But the Manchester City goalkeeper needed 90 minutes to ensure a clean cut as he took his own personal hairdresser to the barbers.
Ederson got his locks shaved off at Pascha in Alderley Edge, Cheshire, yesterday evening.
He arrived for the trim