Napoli are still looking to sign another striker before the window closes. Manchester City's Wilfried Bony is one of several targets for them which would eventually free up Manolo Gabbiadini's move to Everton.
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Manchester City will be without striker Wilfried Bony for their League Cup semi-final first leg against Everton at Goodison Park, while Vincent Kompany and Samir Nasri will also not be available for selection
Teenage substitute Kelechi Iheanacho was attributed a freak stoppage-time winner as Manchester City beat managerless Swansea City 2-1 on Saturday to recapture the Premier League summit.
Wilfried Bony struck for Manchester City FC in the 12th minute of their match against Hull City FC, shooting home from close range after a rebound, in a goal very similar to one in a FIFA video game.
In-form Kevin De Bruyne struck twice as Premier League leaders Manchester City overpowered Hull City 4-1 on Tuesday to lead three top-flight teams into the League Cup semi-finals.
Manuel Pellegrini might have a big squad at his disposal, but the Chilean will most likely not have the luxury of tinkering much with the starting XI, as a number of his players have been ruled out due to injuries.
Manchester City continued their fine early-season form with a 5-1 thumping of Premier League debutants Bournemouth at the Etihad Stadium, and manager Manuel Pellegrini believes Raheem Sterling's hat-trick could be the first of many
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini has given the team update ahead of the Citizens clash against Newcastle United, with five players unavailable for selection.
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