David Silva has been ruled out of Manchester City's crucial Champions League game against Bayern Munich as manager Manuel Pellegrini admitted the Spaniard is still struggling to kick the ball.
The playmaker has already missed City's last three games and will sit out Saturday's match against Swansea. But while Pellegrini hopes the World Cup winner will return to training by the end of next week, he is unsure when he will play again.
He said in a news conference: "David still feels some pain in...
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini believes his team need to claim close to maximum points in the remaining weeks of 2014 if they are to remain in title contention.
Pellegrini sees the end of December as an important staging post in his side's defence of their Barclays Premier League crown and he knows they can ill afford to drop many more points.
City return to action after the latest international break third in the table, trailing leaders Chelsea by eight points, with 21 to their name from...
MANCHESTER -- Manuel Pellegrini has set his Manchester City side the ambitious target of taking at least 22 points from their next eight games to reach the halfway point of the Premier League season in a position to retain their title.
City have only picked up 21 points from their first 11 games, while they trail league leaders Chelsea by eight points, and so Pellegrini believes they cannot afford to lose another Premier League match in 2014.
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Yaya Toure has told RMC that Manchester City teammate Samir Nasri is feeling low away from France's national team, and says the Bleus outcast "really loves his country."
Nasri, 27, announced in August he was retiring from international football after missing out on France's 2014 World Cup campaign, despite an excellent season with City as they lifted the Premier League title.
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