Manchester City 5 Aston Villa 0
West Bromwich Albion 1 Manchester City 2
Fulham 1 Manchester City 2: Late goal earns Mancini's men a first win in four but lack of chances will be a cause for concern
Manchester City defender Aleksander Kolarov wants more regular football and admits he has been speaking to his agent about his situation at the Etihad Stadium.
Barcelona midfielder Xavi has revealed Arsenal captain Cesc Fabregas told him he was "suffering" because of his desire to join the Catalan club.
Arsene Wenger insists Arsenal "do not need to change our philosophy" and sees no reason why captain Cesc Fabregas and contract rebel Samir Nasri should not want to be a part of the squad again next season.
Manchester City have completed the capture of Montenegro defender Stefan Savic from Partizan Belgrade on a four-year contract.
Cesc Fabregas may have returned to start pre-season training at Arsenal, but faces a frustrating wait over just where he will start the new campaign as the Gunners look set to stand firm in Barcelona's on-going pursuit of their captain.
Arsenal defender Gael Clichy could become a Manchester City player within the next 24 hours.
Liverpool vice-captain Jamie Carragher believes the club's transfer activity is set to pick up and expects to see more young talent arrive at Anfield in the coming weeks.
Arsenal's Gael Clichy will hugely increase his wages with a move to Manchester City but has also resolved to leave north London because he doubts Arsène Wenger's desire to keep him.
Arsenal have yet to make a formal offer for Ivory Coast forward Gervinho, according to Lille president Michel Seydoux.
Arsenal 5 Leyton Orient 0
France left back Patrice Evra was omitted from the squad for next week's friendly against Brazil despite having served a five-match ban for his infamous World Cup walkout.
Tottenham Hotspur 1 Arsenal 4 (aet)
Arsenal captain Cesc Fabregas maintains he is not going to "read too much" into the Gunners' flying start to the season.