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Why Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is key to Arsenal exposing Manchester City’s one major weakness

opinion<p>By<p>Arsenal are back at Wembley on Sunday for their fourth cup final in five seasons. Manchester City stand in the way of Arsene Wenger becoming …

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Arsenal vs Man City players rated head-to-head

<b>Arsenal</b><p><b>Ospina</b> - Arsene Wenger is expected to keep faith with Ospina for Sunday’s final and it’s perhaps about time that he favoured the Colombian …

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Pep Guardiola can complete stage one of his Man City transformation against Arsenal

When Pep Guardiola took the reigns at Manchester City he made his ambitions clear.<p>Speaking at his unveiling almost two years ago the charismatic …

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Pep Guardiola faces Manchester City team selection dilemmas for Arsenal clash in Carabao Cup final

Six weeks ago, Pep Guardiola's team selection for the Carabao Cup final would have been a cinch.<p>With Vincent Kompany injured, Aymeric Laporte still …

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Wigan 1-0 Manchester City: Tactical Analysis

The dream of the quadruple is over and I hate everything.<p><i>Warning: This article is more of me whining than actual tactical analysis.</i> <i>Like, seriously.</i><p>I am very upset. I thought I would be able to handle this better but I was wrong. I’m both mad and sad right now, and I don’t even know which one of the …

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Manchester City v Arsenal: How do Carabao Cup finalists compare in defence?

By James Walker-Roberts<p>Last Updated: 19/02/18 6:13am<p>Which defence will come out on top when Manchester City and Arsenal meet in the Carabao Cup final …

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Wigan v City

City make six changes for tonight’s FA Cup fifth round tie with Wigan Athletic.<p>Claudio Bravo returns to the side for his ninth appearance of the …

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Livescoring

Wigan Athletic Manchester City<p>Christian Walton<br>• Nathan Byrne<br>• Callum Elder<br>• David Perkins<br>• Max Power<br>• William Grigg<br>• Gavin Massey<br>• Gary Roberts<br>• Cheyenne Dunkley<br>• Nick …

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Manchester City team news will give a big Yaya Toure clue

The mention of Yaya Toure's name had Pep Guardiola adopting his frosty voice just after his team had dismantled Basel in midweek.<p>It seemed that the …

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FA Cup: Roberto Martinez on how Wigan ethos can help Belgium win World Cup

<i>Watch Wigan Athletic play Manchester City in the FA Cup fifth round, live on BBC One and the BBC Sport website on Monday from 19:30 GMT</i><p><b>On the face of it, winning the World Cup seems a very different challenge to negotiating a successful FA Cup campaign but, as Belgium boss Roberto Martinez</b> …

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Manchester City: Can Pep Guardiola’s side win the quadruple?

Premier League<p>Complacency doesn’t seem to be a problem for Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City. Having opened up a 13-point lead at the top of the …

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Wigan vs Manchester City Preview: Previous Encounter, Key Battle, Team News & More

Manchester City face Wigan Athletic in the FA Cup on Monday night at the DW Stadium hoping to keep their dream of the quadruple going. The Premier …

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Eden Hazard Speculation (A)Mounts (To Nothing)

Eden Hazard Speculation (A)Mounts (To Nothing)<br>Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 18/02/2018 08:49:00<br>Delete as appropriate

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Everton concerned over Man City defender Eliaquim Mangala's injury

Eliaquim Mangala's move to Everton could be over before it has barely started.<p>The Manchester City defender completed a loan switch to Goodison Park …

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Man City manager Pep Guardiola drops team news hint for FA Cup clash with Wigan

Pep Guardiola is ready to unleash David Silva on Wigan in a bid to see the Manchester City midfielder return to full fitness ahead of the Carabao Cup …

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Manchester City are ready for star to return

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 14: Raheem Sterling of Manchester City celebrates scoring his sides second goal with Gabriel Jesus of Manchester City …

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Could Frank Lampard become Man City's answer to Gary Neville?

Frank Lampard is not a Manchester City legend.<p>But he is a legend, who once played for Manchester City.<p>Beggars can’t be choosers - and in the former …

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Man City to battle Man Utd and Real Madrid for Tottenham star Toby Alderweireld and more transfer rumours

Manchester City will face competition from Real Madrid in their pursuit of Toby Alderweireld, according to a report.<p>The Blues are one of a number of …

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Pep Guardiola Confirms Long-Term Injury Duo Set to Make Return in Crucial Final Stage of the Season

Manchester City's squad were handed a big boost as they welcomed four returning players from injury in the opening leg of their Champions League …

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Champions League Team of the Week: Ronaldo, Kane and Mane involved

Champions League team of the week, with Cristiano Ronaldo, Harry Kane and Sadio Mane.<p>Goalscorers dominated the first leg ties of the Champions League …

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Quadruple-chasing Manchester City will treat EVERY remaining match like a final, vows skipper Vincent Kompany

Vincent Kompany says there will be no let-up from Manchester City in their pursuit of the unprecedented Quadruple.<p>City have one foot in the Champions …

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With confidence high after Basel demolition, only Man City can stop Man City now

Manchester City's well-worn passing routines ripped the will to live out of FC Basel; off the pace and outmanoeuvred by a City team as slick as they …

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Talking points | Bernardo brilliance and Gundogan goals

There was much to admire and discuss following City's 4-0 win over Basel in the Champions League - we pick out four talking points...<p>1 Bernardo …

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Manchester City player Fernandinho reveals what makes them unique

Fernandinho has put his finger on exactly what makes this Manchester City team so different from teams of the past.<p>The Blues' Brazilian ace was at …

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Ilkay Gundogan double sees Manchester City put one step into Champions League quarter-finals after thrashing of FC Basel

Away games are meant to be difficult, especially in the knock-out rounds of the Champions League, but this Manchester City team are no longer playing …

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Basel 0 Manchester City 4: Guardiola's men roll Swiss champions

Ilkay Gundogan scored in each half as Bernardo Silva and Sergio Aguero also weighed in on Manchester City's latest attacking masterclass.<p>Manchester City took a giant step towards the quarter-finals of the Champions League with a 4-0 thrashing of Basel at St Jakob-Park.<p>Pep Guardiola's side tore …

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Man City won't ease up against Basel, says Kompany

LONDON (Reuters) - Manchester City will not take their foot of the gas against Basel despite winning the first leg of their Champions League last 16 tie 4-0 in Switzerland on Tuesday, according to club captain Vincent Kompany.<p>Pep Guardiola’s City slickers produced a superb performance with two …

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De Bruyne, Man City a class above Basel

Feb 13, 2018<p>BASEL, Switzerland -- Three thoughts on Manchester City's 4-0 win over Basel on Tuesday in the first leg of their Champions League …

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Basel 0-4 Manchester City: 5 things we learned

1 Bernardo worthy of the Silva screen<p>Bernardo Silva must be a joy to coach. The sickly-looking Portuguese midfielder has been transformed into a …

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Manchester City’s Ilkay Gündogan strikes twice against Basel in easy win

Manchester City are surely coasting into the Champions League quarter-finals for only the second time in their history after this emphatic win.<p>Pep Guardiola stressed the need to retain focus when the last-16 second leg is played in three weeks’ time. Yet this was a dream result for the manager as …

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