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Manuel Pellegrini hails improving Edin Dzeko as Manchester City...
Bosnia-Herzegovina international Dzeko has enjoyed a new lease of life since Pellegrini arrived at the Etihad Stadium and was rewarded with a new four-year contract on Wednesday.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
The Globe and Mail
Edin Dzeko signs new four-year deal at Manchester City
Manchester City's Edin Dzeko celebrates after scoring a goal against Aston Villa during their English Premier League soccer match at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester, northern England May 7, 2014.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Vincent Kompany warns Liverpool that Champions League demands will test their title pedigree
The City skipper lifted the Premier League trophy in May after being pushed all the way by an Anfield side who had only domestic football to contend with Vincent Kompany has warned Liverpool their title pedigree will be put to the ultimate test when the Champions League begins.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
MH17 Tragedy: Barry Sweeney thanks all at Newcastle United for honouring Liam and John
Fans, players and staff at Newcastle United used the first match of the season to pay their respects to plane crash victims Liam Sweeny and John Alder And as he thanked every one for the respect they showed his son, Liam's dad Barry said yesterday's game convinced him both the tragic fans will never be forgotten.
Cardiff City talk is about Kenwyne Jones, but Mats Daehli can light up the Championship this season
Kenwyne Jones has been grabbing the headlines, but Ole Gunnar Solskjaer reckons Mats Daehli can become the talk of Championship football this season.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Newcastle United 0-2 Manchester City
Manchester City began the defence of their title with a straight-forward win at Newcastle thanks to goals from David Silva and Sergio Aguero.
Newcastle United 0-2 Manchester City: A 62m duo score the goals
Defending Premier League champions Manchester City got the better of Newcastle United 2-0 away from home, thanks to strikes from David Silva and Sergio Aguero.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Kompany signs five-year contract at City
Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany has signed a new five-year contract with the club, the Premier League champions announced on Wednesday.
The Winnipeg Free Press
Blues can't lose
Making his debut Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez controls the ball during the Emirates Cup soccer match between between Arsenal and Benfica at Arsenal's Emirates Stadium in London, Saturday, Aug 2. Last season the Chelsea manager deployed some curious delay tactics when addressing his side's ability to contend for the Premier League title, offering the ... (more)
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Yaya Toure will not receive new contract from champions Manchester City
Yaya Toure will not receive a new contract from Manchester City but manager Manuel Pellegrini insists that the midfielder is content with life at the Etihad Stadium.
Manchester City's Bacary Sagna denies Arsenal hints he was tapped up by the champions
Arsene Wenger has queried his fellow Frenchman's Bosman move north after seven years as a Gunner but defender insists there was nothing shady about it The France defender is hurt by this dig from someone he respects so much and insists he did nothing wrong.
BPL Preview: Man City once again looks to defend
The new Barclays Premier League season gets underway on Saturday and prior to the first kick, TSN.ca presents a week long look at some of the teams and stories that will shape the up coming campaign.
The Washington Post
The most intriguing Premier League story lines of the 2014-15 season
Manuel Pellegrini and Arsene Wenger shake hands before the Community Shield match between Manchester City and Arsenal World Cup summers are exhausting for soccer stars but ideal for fans.
How the big five will line up
Manchester City, Liverpool, Chelsea, Arsenal and Manchester United will all start the season with optimism of lifting the Premier League trophy come May. The potential title race protagonists have invested heavily over the summer and consequently the managers of the big five have some huge selection calls to make.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Manchester City ready to hand Joe Hart and Edin Dzeko new deals as they lock up their stars
Sergio Aguero, Vincent Kompany, Samir Nasri and David Silva have committed their futures to the champions and England keeper and Bosnia striker are next Aguero became the latest star to pledge his future to the Premier League champions on Thursday, by agreeing a five-year contract.
The First Post
Arsenal still keen on Cavani and could go after Mbia
Not content with bringing in one new forward this summer it seems Arsene Wenger still has designs on another big name striker.
(Football) Abidal retires from international duty
Defender Eric Abidal, who underwent a liver transplant in 2012, has become the latest French player to announce his retirement from international football.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Times of Oman
Football: Kompany latest star to extend Manchester City stay
Manchester City's Belgian defender Vincent Kompany controls the ball during their English Premier League football match against West Bromwich Albion at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester.
David Silva can become Manchester City's greatest ever player
In addition to their summer transfer activity, concluded diligently and efficiently without the fanfare and pomp of transfer windows past, Manchester City have worked equally as well in ensuring that their own players are quietly locked into extended contracts.