Chelsea v Manchester City - match reports and analysis
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Manuel Pellegrini's ploy trumped by José Mourinho's reactive raiders
Michael Cox: Chelsea triumphed over Manchester City in a battle of styles between counterattacking and possession play
Manchester City's Pellegrini refuses to publicly back goalkeeper Hart
Manuel Pellegrini refused to offer Joe Hart a public show of support after the goalkeeper's last-minute rush of blood in the 2-1 defeat to Chelsea
Chelsea's new fighting Fernando Torres outmuscles Manchester City
Barney Ronay: Fernando Torres may not be the gleaming model of yesteryear but he had the will to make the difference against Manchester City
Chelsea's Fernando Torres exploits late error to sink Manchester City
The Spanish striker capitalised on a defensive mix-up by Manchester City in the 90th minute to give Chelsea a 2-1 victory
Manchester City's David Silva motivated by chance for more titles
David Silva says he can see Liverpool and Arsenal remaining in the Premier League title race this season
Chelsea manager José Mourinho keen to reel in Manchester City 'sharks'
José Mourinho insisted Manchester City were the 'biggest shark' but Chelsea were the 'cleverest' as the heavyweights prepare for Sunday's showdown
José Mourinho says onus is on Manchester City to regain league title
The Chelsea manager, José Mourinho, believed the weight of expectation was on Manchester City to regain the Premier title
Eden Hazard wary of Manchester City with Vincent Kompany returning
Eden Hazard has warned his Chelsea team-mates that Manchester City will pose a bigger threat with Vincent Kompany back from injury
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