Sergio Aguero and Pablo Zabaleta praised by Man City boss Pep Guardiola

City boss Guardiola said: "He didn't score today but he helped us to make assists - he made the assist for the first goal, with the pass to Kevin, and the second one and third one with double pass with Yaya". We go to London to win the game. The Argentina global has been a hugely popular figure throughout his nine years at City, a period which has spanned the Sheikh Mansour era.

Zidane ignoring Rodriguez to United talk

Zidane ignoring Rodriguez to United talk

Despite signing the midfielder from Monaco for more than £70m Zidane and Real are reportedly happy to offload him for far less, around £50m. "But more than the goal you have to remember what he has done until now". The game will be played next Wednesday (20:00 United Kingdom time ) at Balaídos . James has spent three seasons with Real Madrid . Was this the moment James Rodriguez said goodbye to the Real Madrid fans as he was substituted during their 4-1 victory over Sevilla? ...

Michael Carrick set for one-year Manchester United contract extension

Indeed, the pacey teenager has thrived since Ibrahimovic was ruled out through a season-ending knee injury, with Mourinho recently speaking of the trust he holds in the Red Devils academy graduate. Mourinho admits he will make changes at Southampton , Paul Pogba will not play as he is still mourning the death of his father but Phil Jones, Juan Mata and Chris Smalling will all play.

Warriors trounce Spurs without Leonard for 2-0 series lead

Being an agitator or attempting to get under the skin of an opponent is one thing, but making obviously risky, dirty plays is something else, and that last little step from Pachulia definitely qualifies. Props to Pop for playing both sides of the fence, defending hit players whether they're right or wrong. "Shoot a jumper right now and I'm going to put my foot there and it's going to be a 50/50 chance you land on my foot", O'Neal said.

Sharapova injury added to snub from French Open

Many of Sharapova's rivals have hit out at other tournaments giving her preferential treatment, but WTA chief executive Steve Simon called the actions of the French federation (FFT) "groundless", in a strongly worded statement backing her. "I know the media dimension Maria has". Her explanation was that she had not realized it had been added to WADA's banned list a few weeks earlier.

Warriors' Andre Iguodala (knee) ruled out for Game 2

Warriors' Andre Iguodala (knee) ruled out for Game 2

The game came and went nearly too quickly for the human eye, and the rest of the night was just a matter of waiting for the Inevitable Express to pull into the station. A Game 3 return for Leonard in the series of Warriors and Spurs still offers a flicker of hope, but nobody really wants to be down for a couple of games to these Golden State, no matter what their recent history with 3-1 leads might suggest.