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Man City leads the battle of resurgence

The traditional curtain raiser of English football will be played at Wembley Stadium today between rivals Manchester United and Manchester City. The FA Community Shield is contested a week before the start

Young joins Manchester United

England international Ashley Young has joined Premier League champions Manchester United on a five-year contract, his former club Aston Villa announced Thursday. Young, capped 15 times by his country, underwent a medical

Manchester City’s Tevez out of FA Cup semi-final

LONDON – Manchester City striker Carlos Tevez will miss Saturday’s FA Cup semi-final against his old club Manchester United and could be out of action for up to a month, City manager Roberto Mancini said on Thursday.
The 27-year-old Argentine international injured his hamstring in the 3-0 defeat at Liverpool on Monday and, after initial hopes he could make a quick recovery, is now likely to be sidelined for much of the Premier League run-in.
“Tevez is not available for

Balotelli blow for Manchester City

LONDON – Manchester City striker Mario Balotelli has been ruled out for a month with a knee injury, City manager Roberto Mancini said on Tuesday.
“I’m worried because he can’t play for another three or four weeks at an important moment for us,” Mancini was quoted as saying on the BBC. “To have an operation done and then to have another problem two months later is strange.” The 20-year-old Balotelli’s season has already been disrupted by injury and suspension and he has made just