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Champions League draw: Liverpool face Manchester City in quarter-finals

Manchester City have won one of the past seven Premier League games against Liverpool (Image credit: Reuters)

Manchester City will face Liverpool in an all-Premier League Champions League quarter-final. Runaway leaders City suffered their only defeat in the league this season at Liverpool on 14 January, while Pep Guardiola’s side beat the Reds 5-0 at Etihad Stadium last September. The first leg will take place at Anfield on 3-4 April, with the return the following week on ...

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Kompany eyes ‘Derby Day’ title win after victory at Stoke


Captain Vincent Kompany says Manchester City side have “a once in a lifetime opportunity” to win the title against rivals Manchester United after they restored their 16-point lead at the top of the table with victory at Stoke. David Silva scored both goals at the relegation-threatened Potters to ensure the Blues can clinch the title at home to United if ...

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Manchester City 1-2 Basel (5-2 agg): Defeat but not despair for Guardiola as first-leg rout sees City through


Manchester City slipped to their first home defeat since December 2016 as Basel won the second leg of their Champions League last-16 tie 2-1. It was not enough to prevent Pep Guardiola’s side progressing to the quarter-finals, with Gabriel Jesus’ early goal helping them to an overall 5-2 aggregate success – but it was still an unexpected slip. Jesus put ...

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UCL: Man City crush Basel 4-0 in Switzerland

Ilkay Gundogan has now scored nine goals for Manchester City since joining in June 2016 (Image credit: Getty Images)

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola praised “extraordinary” Ilkay Gundogan as his side took a giant step towards the Champions League quarter-finals with a comfortable win at Basel. City took command of the last-16 first-leg tie within half an hour in Switzerland as Gundogan, Bernardo Silva and Sergio Aguero all scored within a nine-minute period. German Gundogan, who returned from a ...

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Burnley 1-1 Manchester City: Raheem Sterling’s shocking miss proves costly as Premier League leaders held


Johann Berg Gudmundsson earned battling Burnley a point against Manchester City at Turf Moor. The Icelandic midfielder turned home Matthew Lowton’s cross eight minutes from time to deny the Premier League leaders a 23rd win of the season. Danilo had given the visitors the lead midway through the first half with a magnificent long-range strike. City wasted a series of opportunities to double their lead, with Raheem Sterling missing an open ...

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Manchester City see off brave Bristol City to reach Carabao Cup final


Manchester City kept alive their hopes of an unprecedented quadruple by reaching the Carabao Cup final with a 3-2 win at Bristol City. Goals from Leroy Sane, Sergio Aguero and Kevin De Bruyne secured a 5-3 aggregate triumph and manager Pep Guardiola’s first cup final in English football. Marlon Pack’s 64th-minute header and a close-range strike from Aden Flint in ...

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