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Stiliyan Petrov wants to see Aston Villa sign Shay Given

Aston Villa captain Stiliyan Petrov believes Manchester City keeper Shay Given would be the ideal replacement for Brad Friedel.

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Arsenal defender Gael Clichy could become a Manchester City player within the next 24 hours.

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Mancini targets £9m Savic after going cold on expensive Cahill

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Keane keeps Nations Cup at home

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Shay Given interested in Celtic switch

Manchester City goalkeeper Shay Given has refused to rule out a move to Celtic after insisting a switch to the Clydesdale Bank Premier League would not be a step down for him.

Tevez in line for Cup final after impressing in training

Striker links up well with Balotelli in desperate attempt to prove he is fit for Wembley

Shay Given faces shoulder operation

Manchester City boss Roberto Mancini has confirmed that goalkeeper Shay Given could be facing three months on the sidelines with a shoulder injury.

City well-placed to progress in spite of failure to find away goal

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