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Despite many fine showings, the Manchester City defender's career has been punctuated by errors in big matches

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From sackings to ill-advised tweets and appointing work experience kids to headbutts, it's been a vintage season

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Check out all the vital statistics concerning the two sides' players ahead of this weekend's Premier League meeting at the Etihad Stadium

Premier League title race: Can former Liverpool duo Andy Carroll and Stewart Downing do the Reds a favour when they play Manchester City?

The pair now play together at West Ham, City's opponents on the last day of the season

Steven Gerrard is left frustrated after Liverpool's defeat to title rivals Chelsea

Premier League title race: Steven Gerrard makes joke about slip against Chelsea during Liverpool awards bash

Gerrard's error allowed Demba Ba to score in their clash at Anfield that looks to have cost the Reds dear in the hunt for the Premier League title

Bobby Charlton joins in with the celebrations

Manchester United will finish higher than rivals Manchester City next season, claims Sir Bobby Charlton

Charlton believes United will recover from 'an interesting year' to return to the number one spot in Manchester

Pablo Zabaleta gestures to the Manchester City fans during the 4-0 win over Aston Villa on Wednesday night

Premier League title race: If Manchester City gift Liverpool the title they will join the list of sporting calamities

If they do not take a point at home to West Ham to secure the Premier League title, they will join the list of the biggest chokers in sport

Manchester City and Liverpool: How can the Premier League title be won?

A look at what each team needs to happen in order to be top of the Premier League table come 4.45pm on Sunday

Arsene Wenger looks on from the touchline

Manchester City title bid: How 100-goal City can become the highest scorers in Premier League history

Pellegrini's side are chasing Chelsea's record from 2009/10

Pablo Zabaleta is looking ahead to the final day

Premier League title race: Pablo Zabaleta warns Manchester City 'can not relax until we've won the title'

City lead Liverpool by two points with just one match to go

Dedryck Boyata has started only five games for Manchester City this season but will get a new deal

Dedryck Boyata gets new Manchester City deal as try to cope with FFP limits

The defender has started only five games this season
Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini urges his troops on
Edin Dzeko directs Pablo Zabaleta's cross into the Villa goal to give City the lead

Manchester City 4 Aston Villa 0: City are going to win the Premier League title 'in style', says Manuel Pellegrini

Former Real Madrid manager happy with manner of City's rise to the top of the table

Sergio Aguero of Manchester City

Lionel Messi wants Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero to join him at Barcelona

The Argentina forward is urging his club to bring in his international team-mate

Arsenal transfer news: Gunners braced for the exit of right-back Bacary Sagna to Manchester City or Chelsea - reports

Sagna is out of contract at the end of the season and has not agreed a new deal

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