- Current club: F.C. Porto
- Date of Birth: 12 February 1988
- Birthplace: Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina
- Position: Defender, Centre back
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has featured just ten times in the Premier League this season and is now poised to quit the Premier League champions. Pep Guardiola is keen
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Manchester City have the chance to return to the top of the Premier League table when they welcome Chelsea to the Etihad Stadium on Sunday. The Citizens come into the game after successive wins over Arsenal and Everton in the space of seven days.
Manchester City are at the Etihad Stadium for the second leg of their Champions League quarter-final tie against Liverpool. The Citizens suffered a disappointing 3-0 defeat at Anfield in the reverse fixture, and they now have a huge deficit to make up in front of their faithful.
Manchester City will seek to continue their push for the Premier League title when they host Chelsea at the Etihad Stadium this weekend. The Citizens picked up a comfortable 3-0 win at Arsenal on Thursday night, and they now require just five victories in their next 10 matches to be crowned the English champions.
Manchester City will seek to continue their winning run across all competitions when they take on Arsenal in the Premier league tonight.
Manchester City will be aiming to make strides towards the quarter-finals of the Champions League when they take on Basel at St Jakob Park in the round of 16 first-leg. The Swiss champions have possessed an impressive record against English sides with four wins in their previous five home outings, but they can expect a stiffer challenge versus the Premier League leaders.
Manchester United will aim to extend their 17-match winning streak in the Premier League when they take on Newcastle United at St James Park on Wednesday night.
Manchester City are unlikely to be held to ransom for the services of Southampton defender Virgil van Dijk. The Netherlands international has been strongly tipped to pursue a fresh challenge next month, having failed to seal his preferred move to Liverpool last summer.
Manchester City may not move for Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez until next summer with Pep Guardiola not wanting to disrupt the balance of his squad.
Manchester City are prepared to offer stiff competition to Liverpool in the race to sign Southampton defender Virgil van Dijk during the January transfer window.
Manchester City will reportedly look to take advantage of Lyon's interest in Eliaquim Mangala in order to sign highly-rated centre-back Mouctar Diakhaby in the New Year.
Manchester City will look to maintain their slender lead in the Premier League when they take on Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Saturday. The Citizens are currently on 16 points for the season, and they are just ahead of rivals Manchester United on goal difference.
Premier League holders Chelsea will look to close the gap on leaders Manchester City when they host them in Saturday's late kickoff from Stamford Bridge. The Blues are currently three points behind Pep Guardiola's side, and even a victory won't assure them of the top spot due to the superior goal difference of both City and Manchester United.
Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany will play no part in Saturday's early kick-off against Liverpool in the Premier League.
Manchester City are expected to offload the services of Eliaquim Mangala before the transfer window closes next week.
Arsenal have rejected a loan offer from Inter Milan for German defender Shkodran Mustafi, but the Serie A giants are now expected to return to the Premier League side with a permanent offer.
Serie A giants Inter Milan are targeting a Manchester City defensive duo as they aim to launch a bid to become Italian champions once again. Luciano Spalletti wants to tighten up his team's back line and senses he could get the Premier League players for a cut price.
Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola could stick with Eliaquim Mangala for the summer amid the club's failure to recruit a new central defender.
Manchester City defender Nicolas Otamendi has insisted that Sergio Aguero is comfortable at the Etihad despite the continuous speculation surrounding his future.
Manchester City may not be challenging for the title at this stage of the season as many anticipated that they would be, but they still need a strong end to the season to assure that Champions League football will be back at the Etihad next season. They hosted Crystal Palace on Saturday, who despite recent improvements, have not secured Premier League safety.
Manchester City will have to cough up a fee of around £50m in order to prise away defender Leonardo Bonucci from Juventus in the summer.