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Manchester City 0-2 Barcelona

Barcelona Win Gives Manchester City Uphill Task Ahead of Camp Nou Rematch

A penalty from Lionel Messi and a late goal from Dani Alves granted Barcelona the advantage in their Champions League last 16 tie at the Etihad. The match was even and well-contested but a Martin Demichelis red card on the 52nd minute handed the initiative to Tata Martino’s men and it was an uphill struggle… Read More »

Manchester City Complete £3.5m Deal for Atlético Madrid Defender Martín Demichelis

This summer, in stark contrast to 2012, Manchester City conducted their transfer business early on in the transfer window, and with relative ease as well. Jesus Navas and Alvaro Negredo arrived from Sevilla, Fernandinho signed from Ukrainian side Shakhtar Donetsk, and highly-sought after Stevan Jovetic joined from Italian side Fiorentina in deals totaling almost £90m.… Read More »