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Manchester City shrugged off a penalty miss, an injury to striker Sergio Aguero and falling 2-1 behind in the second half, to register a thrilling 3-2 opening win over Southampton Sunday in their defense of the English Premier League title.

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Messi inspires Argentina in World Cup qualifying victoryupdated: Sun Jun 03 2012 17:19:00

Argentina's star-studded team went top of South America's 2014 World Cup qualifying group as Lionel Messi inspired a 4-0 thrashing of Ecuador on Saturday.

Controversial Barton handed 12-match ban for Man City anticsupdated: Wed May 23 2012 18:32:00

Joey Barton, one of the most controversial footballers in the English Premier League, has been hit with a 12-match ban by the Football Association (FA).

Blue half of Manchester celebrates after 44-year wait for title gloryupdated: Mon May 14 2012 16:24:00

Tens of thousands of Manchester City fans lined the streets Monday to celebrate their team's last gasp English Premier League title triumph.

SI.com: Peter Berlin: Manchester City twists history by snatching victory from certain defeatupdated: Sun May 13 2012 16:42:00

Five things we learned in Barclays Premier League action on Survival Sunday:

Carroll fires Liverpool into FA Cup final at expense of Merseyside rivals updated: Sat Apr 14 2012 13:46:00

An 87th minute header from beleaguered striker Andy Carroll handed Liverpool a 2-1 victory over Merseyside rivals Everton in the semifinal of the English FA Cup on Saturday.

Late Nasri goal keeps Manchester City's title dream motoringupdated: Thu Mar 22 2012 06:17:00

A late strike from Samir Nasri, set up by the returning Carlos Tevez, helped Manchester City maintain their quest for a first English league title in 44 years with a 2-1 win over Chelsea on Wednesday.

Man City reach last 16 of Europa League as Tevez apologizes to Manciniupdated: Wed Feb 22 2012 15:29:00

Manchester City powered into the last 16 of the Europa League with a 4-0 win over holders Porto Wednesday at the Etihad Stadium.

Manchester clubs enjoy winning start to Europa League campaignupdated: Fri Feb 17 2012 07:06:00

Rivals Manchester City and Manchester United prospered in the unfamiliar territory of the Europa League as both recorded away victories in the first leg of their last-32 ties.

SI.com: Peter Berlin: Manchester City keeps rolling, a rash of red cards and moreupdated: Sat Feb 04 2012 20:25:00

Five things we learned from Saturday's action in the Barclays Premier League:

Aguero and Dzeko fire Man City to victoryupdated: Sat Feb 04 2012 14:43:00

Manchester City reaffirmed their grip on top spot in the English Premier League on Saturday with a 3-0 win over Fulham at the Etihad Stadium.

Inside Barcelona's Camp Nouupdated: Thu Jan 12 2012 07:20:00

CNNGo takes a look inside the home of Spanish and European football champions Barcelona FC.

Gerrard penalty gives Liverpool leadupdated: Thu Jan 12 2012 07:20:00

Captain Steven Gerrard scored the only goal from the penalty spot as Liverpool beat Manchester City 1-0 in Wednesday's first leg of their English League Cup semifinal.

Scholes in shock return as Man Utd beat holders Man City in FA Cup updated: Mon Jan 09 2012 05:27:00

Paul Scholes came out of retirement for a shock return as Manchester United beat FA Cup holders Manchester City 3-2 in Sunday's dramatic third-round tie between England's top two teams.

Manchester City extend lead at top of English Premier League updated: Wed Jan 04 2012 04:40:00

Manchester City moved three points clear at the top of the English Premier League with a convincing 3-0 home win over sixth-placed Liverpool on Tuesday.

Manchester clubs move clear in EPL as Liverpool lose groundupdated: Wed Dec 21 2011 17:41:00

The Manchester clubs City and United moved further ahead in England's Premier League on Wednesday, while Luis Suarez's Liverpool lost ground on the leaders after dropping points at Wigan.

Silva strike leaves Manchester City clear of local rivals Unitedupdated: Mon Dec 19 2011 10:18:00

Manchester City retained their leadership of the English Premier League as a David Silva goal settled a high-class clash against Arsenal at the Etihad Stadium Sunday.

Five-star City maintain EPL title chargeupdated: Sat Dec 03 2011 18:25:00

Manchester City continued their impressive form in the English Premier League on Saturday as they thrashed Norwich City 5-1 at Eastlands.

Euro 2012 finals match scheduleupdated: Sat Dec 03 2011 18:25:00

CNN's Pedro Pinto breaks down next summer's Euro 2012 football match-ups.

The true cost of football's big-money dealsupdated: Fri Dec 02 2011 05:15:00

The vast sums of money made by football's middle men continues to soar, with English Premier League clubs this week detailing huge amounts paid to agents for helping to seal multi-million-dollar deals during the last 12 months.

Manchester City announce record lossesupdated: Fri Nov 18 2011 13:37:00

Premier League leaders Manchester City have announced losses of $307.8 million for the financial year 2010-2011 -- the highest-ever recorded in English football.

Toure: Man City can be like Barcelonaupdated: Tue Nov 08 2011 11:33:00

Yaya Toure believes that Manchester City can become like his all-conquering former club Barcelona, the midfielder told CNN.

Yaya Toure eyes Man City successupdated: Tue Nov 08 2011 11:33:00

Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure tells CNN that he expects his team to challenge for all the big titles in 2011.

Aguero injury mars Manchester City's perfect responseupdated: Sat Oct 01 2011 13:58:00

Manchester City shrugged off the Carlos Tevez controversy to stay in contention for the English Premier League lead with a 4-0 rout of struggling Blackburn on Saturday.

Theo Walcott?s quick fire questionsupdated: Sat Oct 01 2011 13:58:00

CNN's Pedro Pinto asks Arsenal forward Theo Walcott quick fire questions.

Evergreen Giggs earns draw for Man Utdupdated: Wed Sep 14 2011 17:39:00

Manchester United opened their Champions League campaign with a hard-fought draw against Portugal's Benfica in Group C, whilst their city rivals also earned a point as they made their debut in the competition.

Manchester United demolish Boltonupdated: Sat Sep 10 2011 15:09:00

English Premier League champions Manchester United continued their excellent start to the season by blowing Bolton Wanderers away at the Reebok Stadium 5-0.

SI.com: Sid Lowe: Juan Mata transfer to Chelsea doesn't bode well for La Liga's futureupdated: Wed Aug 24 2011 20:12:00

Every time they say goodbye, La Liga dies a little. Now Juan Mata has signed for Chelsea from Valencia, just as Sergio Aguero signed for Manchester City from Atlético Madrid. For fans of City and Chelsea, the transfers are fantastically exciting, two great additions to two teams aspiring to win the Premier League. For the Spanish league, they are frightening. Despite the injection of around 75 million euros, the transfers are confirmation of a worrisome trend.

Mancini: Aguero not yet 100% fitupdated: Tue Aug 16 2011 08:27:00

Argentina striker Sergio Aguero may have scored two goals as a second-half substitute on his Manchester City debut, but the club's manager Roberto Mancini maintained the 23-year-old has yet to regain his full fitness.

Aguero scores twice on EPL debut as Manchester City win openerupdated: Tue Aug 16 2011 04:16:00

Sergio Aguero scored twice on his Manchester City debut as Roberto Mancini's men thrashed Swansea 4-0 in their English Premier League opener Monday.

SI.com: Georgina Turner: English Premier League season previewupdated: Fri Aug 12 2011 08:41:00

The new Barclays Premier League season is upon us and the teams are jockeying for position on the starting line. Here are my thoughts on how the pack is likely to break up this season: the top six, the bottom five, and the tight bunch in the middle. The clubs are not necessarily listed in order but I'm tipping Manchester United to take the title:

Aguero targets titles at Manchester Cityupdated: Thu Jul 28 2011 15:58:00

Sergio Aguero hopes to take Manchester City to another level, the Argentina striker revealed after completing his big-money move to the English club on Thursday.

Aguero seals Manchester City switchupdated: Wed Jul 27 2011 16:32:00

Argentina striker Sergio Aguero has confirmed that he has joined English club Manchester City.

Mancini anticipates Aguero swoop as Tevez talks continueupdated: Tue Jul 19 2011 07:55:00

Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini has said the English FA Cup winners could move for Atletico Madrid's Sergio Aguero.

Argentina reach quarters of Copa Americaupdated: Tue Jul 12 2011 12:02:00

Argentina are into the quarterfinals of the 2011 Copa America after the hosts scored a comfortable 3-0 victory against Costa Rica in Cordoba.

Has Argentine football reached crisis point?updated: Fri Jul 08 2011 10:45:00

Despite current world player of year Lionel Messi's recent declaration that he wants to finish his career in his native Argentina, there are very real concerns about the current well-being of football in the soccer-mad South American nation.

Bolivia hold hosts Argentina in Copa America openerupdated: Sat Jul 02 2011 13:12:00

Hosts Argentina needed a stunning late strike from substitute Sergio Aguero to salvage a 1-1 draw against Bolivia in the Copa America opener Friday night.

SI.com: Sid Lowe: Aguero claims don't quite ring trueupdated: Mon May 23 2011 14:33:00

Miguel-Ángel Gil Marín this past week announced -- and "announced" is the word -- that Real Madrid had offered €45 million ($61M) for Atlético Madrid forward Sergio "El Kun" Aguero. He also said that Chelsea had made a huge €60M ($81M) joint bid for Aguero and Uruguayan center back Diego Godín. But don't worry, he added proudly, we said no. And that was that. That was also pretty much the point.

SI.com: Tim Vickery: Argentina still searching for defensive answers under Batistaupdated: Wed Mar 23 2011 07:05:00

There is no place for Carlos Tevez or Sergio Aguero in the Argentina squad that coach Sergio Batista brings to New York for Saturday's friendly against the U.S.

Will deadline-day spending buck European transfer downturn?updated: Tue Feb 01 2011 01:57:00

Deadline day of the European transfer window has traditionally been one of wheeler-dealing drama and big-money deals, as world soccer's biggest clubs fight to recruit new players before the market slams shut.

Adebayor seals Real Madrid switch; Atletico reject Aguero bidsupdated: Wed Jan 26 2011 11:59:00

Manchester City striker Emmanuel Adebayor has joined Real Madrid on loan with a view to a permanent deal at the end of the season.

10-man Napoli defeat Genoa; 9-man Getafe stun Villarrealupdated: Sat Dec 11 2010 18:16:00

Napoli maintained the pressure on Serie A pacesetters AC Milan and Lazio with a 1-0 away win against Genoa on Saturday night.

AC Milan draw; Espanyol win at Atleticoupdated: Sat Nov 27 2010 19:00:00

AC Milan missed the chance to open up a six-point gap at the top of Serie A on Saturday after being held to a 1-1 draw at mid-table Sampdoria.

SI.com: Gabriele Marcotti: Youth development remains a guessing gameupdated: Thu Oct 14 2010 17:46:00

Three years ago, World Soccer magazine published a list of the 50 most exciting teenagers in the world. With the benefit of hindsight, of those named, you could say there are 13 who either achieved stardom or are on their way to it: Pato, Sergio Aguero, Angel Di Maria, Gareth Bale, Karim Benzema, Fabio Coentrao, Marouane Fellaini, Toni Kroos, Mesut Ozil, Alexis Sanchez, Ivan Rakitic, Gregory van der Wiel and Theo Walcott.

Atletico Madrid claim Super Cup; Kaiserslautern humble Bayern Munichupdated: Sat Aug 28 2010 11:28:00

Atletico Madrid upset European champions Inter Milan to secure the UEFA Super Cup in Monaco.

Klose claims double as Germans destroy Argentina in quarterfinalupdated: Sat Jul 03 2010 16:38:00

Three-time champions Germany marched into the semifinals of the World Cup after destroying Diego Maradona's highly-rated Argentina side 4-0 on Saturday in a rematch of the 1986 and 1990 title matches.

Germany's fans celebrate World Cup winupdated: Sat Jul 03 2010 16:38:00

CNN's Diana Magnay gets reaction to Germany's 4-0 win over Argentina from fans in Berlin.

South Korea join Argentina in World Cup last 16updated: Tue Jun 22 2010 17:26:00

Argentina booked their place in the second round of the World Cup after a 2-0 win over Greece and were joined by South Korea, who secured their berth with a thrilling 2-2 draw against Nigeria.

Forlan strikes give Atletico Europa League crownupdated: Wed May 12 2010 17:55:00

Diego Forlan scored a dramatic extra time winner as Atletico Madrid beat Fulham 2-1 in Hamburg to win the Europa League final on Wednesday night.

SI.com: World Soccer: Argentina's Agüero talks World Cup, Messi, Maradonaupdated: Tue Feb 09 2010 12:54:00

World Soccer's Dan Brennan caught up with Argentina and Atlético Madrid star Sergio Agüero to discuss his country's World Cup chances and his very famous father-in-law.

SI.com: Gregory Sica: Who will partner Messi in attack for Argentina at WCup?updated: Wed Jan 27 2010 15:40:00

Is the best form of defense a good offense? While Argentina's greatest concern ahead of the 2010 World Cup continues to be its vulnerable defense, head coach Diego Maradona is more than aware that if his team wants to be a force in South Africa, it needs to take full advantage of the abundance of talent it has up front.

Aguero rules out move from Atleticoupdated: Fri Jan 01 2010 13:26:00

Transfer window target Sergio Aguero has pledged his future to Spanish La Liga Atletico Madrid despite being linked to a string of top clubs, including English Premier League leaders Chelsea.

Ronaldo the hero despite sending-offupdated: Sat Dec 05 2009 18:22:00

Cristiano Ronaldo was sent off after inspiring Real Madrid to an incident-packed 4-2 victory at home to Almeria on Saturday night, in which he created a goal, scored one and also missed a penalty.

Pedro double as Barcelona winupdated: Sat Nov 07 2009 18:48:00

Barcelona made sure they will stay top of the Spanish La Liga with a 4-2 home win over Real Mallorca in the Camp Nou on Saturday.

SI.com: Gregory Sica: Agüero's World Cup chances ride on his return to formupdated: Wed Nov 04 2009 16:10:00

If his incredible two-goal display against Chelsea in the UEFA Champions League on Tuesday was any indication, Atlético Madrid superstar Sergio Agüero could be on the path to recovery after a frustrating beginning to the 2009-10 season.

Real Madrid hold Milan in San Siroupdated: Tue Nov 03 2009 18:05:00

European heavyweights AC Milan and Real Madrid fought to a 1-1 draw in the San Siro on Tuesday which leaves them level on points at the top of Champions League Group C.

Milito to miss Argentina's crunch qualifiersupdated: Tue Oct 06 2009 15:02:00

Argentina will be missing striker Diego Milito for the final two World Cup qualifiers against Peru and Uruguay as Diego Maradona's struggling team battle to reach the finals in 2010.

Atletico secure Champions League group placeupdated: Tue Aug 25 2009 17:39:00

Spanish Primera Liga side Atletico Madrid secured their place in the Champions League group stage after sealing a 5-2 aggregate win over 10-man Panathinaikos.

Atletico secure crucial win at Panathinaikosupdated: Wed Aug 19 2009 18:26:00

Spanish Primera Liga side Atletico Madrid have got one foot in the Champions League group stage after claiming a crucial 3-2 success at Greek side Panathinaikos in a tough qualifying round first leg encounter on Wednesday.

Barcelona title celebrations end in defeatupdated: Mon May 18 2009 08:53:00

Samuel Eto'o missed a penalty as Barcelona's title celebrations fell flat on Sunday when they slipped to a 2-1 defeat at Real Mallorca 24 hours after becoming Spanish champions.

Maradona's Argentina thrash Venezuelaupdated: Mon Mar 30 2009 10:29:00

Diego Maradona's first competitive match in charge of Argentina saw the South American powerhouses thrash Venezuela 4-0 in a World Cup qualifier in Buenos Aires.

Atletico stun Barcelona as Real close upupdated: Sun Mar 01 2009 16:01:00

Barcelona missed the chance to re-open a seven-point lead at the top of the Spanish Primera when they crashed to a shock 4-3 defeat at Atletico Madrid on Sunday.

Maradona retaliates over 'Hand of God' goalupdated: Wed Nov 19 2008 09:53:00

Diego Maradona thinks it is time the English stopped complaining about the 'Hand of God' goal he scored against their team at the 1986 World Cup.

SI.com: Tim Vickery: With South American talent, reevaluation sometimes neededupdated: Tue Oct 28 2008 15:36:00

The highlight of covering soccer in South America has always been getting an early glimpse at the youngsters destined to become household names. It's like going to the movies and getting a sneak peak at the most anticipated coming attractions.

Tevez off as Argentina held by Paraguayupdated: Mon Sep 15 2008 05:23:00

Manchester United's Carlos Teves was sent off as Paraguay held Argentina to a 1-1 draw in Buenos Aires on Saturday to top South American qualifying for the 2010 World Cup.

Atletico closer to Champions League slotupdated: Thu May 08 2008 17:26:00

Sergio Aguero and Diego Forlan fired first-half goals as fourth-place Atletico Madrid claimed a vital 2-0 victory over Espanyol in the Spanish league on Thursday.

Uche header dents Barca's title hopesupdated: Sun Mar 16 2008 17:56:00

Barcelona's hopes of overhauling Spanish league leaders Real Madrid were severely damaged when Kalu Uche headed an 85th minute goal to give Almeria a 2-2 draw at the Estadio del Mediterráneo on Sunday.

Aguero handed two-man ban by UEFAupdated: Wed Feb 20 2008 14:10:00

Atletico Madrid striker Sergio Aguero has been handed a two-match ban by UEFA, the Primera Liga club have confirmed.

Barca leave it late for vital winupdated: Sun Dec 09 2007 17:16:00

Barcelona closed the gap at the top on leaders Real Madrid to four points with a 2-1 win over struggling Deportiva La Coruna in the Nou Camp on Sunday.

Riquelme's double lifts Argentinaupdated: Sun Nov 18 2007 05:51:00

Juan Roman Riquelme scored twice as Argentina beat Bolivia 3-0 to notch a third successive victory in the South American qualifiers for the 2010 World Cup on Saturday.

Real return to top of Primera Ligaupdated: Sun Sep 30 2007 15:40:00

Real Madrid responded to Villarreal's fifth win in six Spanish Primera Liga games by beating Getafe 1-0 in a later match on Sunday to return to the top of the standings.

Saviola goal spares Real's blushesupdated: Sun Sep 23 2007 17:58:00

Primera Liga champions Real Madrid needed a late equalizer to draw 1-1 after being pushed to the limit by newly-promoted Real Valladolid.

Superb Sevilla hammer Recreativoupdated: Mon Sep 17 2007 03:51:00

Sevilla warmed up for Champions League match against English league leaders Arsenal by extending their 100 percent start to the season with a 4-1 win over Recreativo Huelva.

Real start defense with derby win updated: Sat Aug 25 2007 04:35:00

Real Madrid got their title defense off to a winning start when a deflected shot by new signing Wesley Sneijder earned them a 2-1 comeback victory over city rivals Atletico Madrid at the Bernabeu on Saturday.

Aguero strike denies Barca victoryupdated: Thu Dec 21 2006 17:42:00

Atletico Madrid's Argentine striker Sergio Aguero forced a 1-1 draw with Barcelona on Thursday leaving the European champions three points adrift of league leaders Sevilla.

Atletico beat Levante on penaltiesupdated: Wed Dec 13 2006 18:05:00

Atletico Madrid reached the last 16 of the Spanish Cup on Wednesday, beating Levante 1-0 in the second leg of their fourth round match before prevailing 4-2 on penalties.

Atletico rally to end lean spellupdated: Sat Nov 11 2006 16:40:00

Atletico Madrid reignited their season when they came from behind to notch up their first win in four games with a classy 3-1 victory at home to Villarreal on Saturday.

Atletico cup hopes suffer setbackupdated: Tue Oct 24 2006 17:29:00

Atletico Madrid's hopes of returning to Europe through the King's Cup got off to a bad start as they lost 1-0 at home to Levante in their fourth round first leg tie on Tuesday.

Valencia ready for big early test updated: Thu Sep 21 2006 04:44:00

Although it comes only three games into the season, Valencia believe that Sunday's clash against champions Barcelona at the Nou Camp will provide a reliable measure of the strength of their title credentials.

Kezman completes Fenerbahce switchupdated: Mon Aug 28 2006 09:33:00

Atletico Madrid striker Mateja Kezman has signed a four-year contract with Turkish club Fenerbahce.

Kezman poised for Fenerbahce moveupdated: Sat Aug 26 2006 09:12:00

Serbia striker Mateja Kezman is poised to leave Atletico Madrid and sign for Fenerbahce, the Primera Liga side have revealed.

Pernia completes Atletico transferupdated: Fri Jun 30 2006 09:55:00

Atletico Madrid have confirmed the signing of Spanish international defender Mariano Pernia from Primera Liga rivals Getafe.

Aguirre will be aiming for the topupdated: Wed May 24 2006 09:43:00

Javier Aguirre is looking forward to the challenge of reviving the fortunes of Atletico Madrid he said at his presentation as the club's new coach on Wednesday.

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