On the 10th of June, all the Premier League sides handed in their lists pertaining to the squad members for the following season. Some of the high-profile names to face the axe were Kolo Toure, Victor Valdes and Emmanuel Adebayor.
Real Madrid will travel to Manchester for their Champions League semi-final first leg with a full squad, as manager Zinedine Zidane has confirmed that both Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale are fit to play.
Manchester City have had a good season so far, winning the Capital One Cup and reaching the semis of the UEFA Champions League, but their Premier League campaign has fallen by the wayside.
Manchester City qualified for the UEFA Champions League semi-final for the first time in their history as they beat PSG 1-0 at the Etihad Stadium to clinch a 3-2 aggregate victory in their quarter-final tie.
Gary Neville knew about his fate as the manager of Valencia CF long before the club made his sacking official, according to reports from England.
Manchester City qualified for the last eight of the UEFA Champions League for the first ever time, but the recurrence of captain Vincent Kompany's calf injury dampened the Citizens' spirits considerably.
Manchester City progressed to the Champions League quarter-finals for the first time in the club's history following a goalless draw at the Etihad against Dynamo Kiev on Tuesday.
As Manchester City gear up for their visit to Carrow Road on Saturday, the Citizens will have to prepare themselves to face Norwich City without their midfield general Yaya Toure.
Liverpool did not have to wait long to avenge their Capital One Cup final defeat to Manchester City, beating the Citizens 3-0 at home on Wednesday to severely dent their Premier League title hopes.
Veteran defender Vincent Kompany has called upon his Manchester City team-mates to stay sharp and focussed in order to hunt down their opposition in the business end of the Premier League season.