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Sergio Aguero shoots during the 5-0 win over Blackburn Rovers after an eight-match absence for Manchester City

Manchester City 5 Blackburn Rovers 0: Sergio Aguero scores on return to action, providing Manuel Pellegrini with a pleasant dilemma

Aguero has missed City's last eight matches but took just 50 seconds to join Edin Dzeko and Alvaro Negredo on the scoresheet as they progressed to the FA Cup fourth round

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Quadruple still on for hosts as they brush aside Rovers with second half onslaught

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Manchester City v Blackburn Rovers: Manuel Pellegrini tips Sergio Aguero to pick up where he left off ahead of return from injury

Striker has missed City's last eight games with a calf injury but looks set for a return to action in the FA Cup third round replay

Alvaro Negredo reacts after missing a chance to score during Manchester City's 1-1 draw with Blackburn Rovers

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Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero could return before the end of January after his calf injury appeared not as bad as first feared

Sergio Aguero on cusp of Manchester City return, potentially playing against Blackburn in FA Cup replay

The Argentina international has been out for eight games

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Victory at Yeovil reduced the gap to Foxes after their 4-1 win over Derby on Friday, while QPR also kept up their challenge with win over Ipswich

Rangers manager Ally McCoist has paid tribute to his former teammate Ian Redford

Ian Redford dies: Rangers manager Ally McCoist leads tributes to former teammate after his death, aged 53

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Sergio Aguero nearing return from injury for Manchester City

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Craig Bryson, right, celebrates scoring for Derby

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After years of decline, Leicester, Forest and Derby have eyes on the Premier League

Scott Dann, right, of Blackburn

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Former Birmingham defender mulling over financial hit of his protracted return to the Premier League

Tony Pulis wants to strengthen his Crystal Palace side with players that are willing to 'roll their sleeves up'

Transfer news: Tony Pulis wants to strengthen Crystal Palace with players who will 'roll their sleeves up'

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Jesus Navas

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Doncaster 2 Stevenage 3 match report: Stevenage upset the odds to give their season a much-needed boost

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Brighton 1 Reading 0 match report: Midfielder Andrew Crofts proves to be the difference as Seagulls clinch victory over Royals

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