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The defender was sent off and City were awarded a penalty

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Favourites win 2-1 in South Africa

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Manchester City midfielder has struggled since switch to the Etihad

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Rodwell joined for £12m in the summer

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The striker has scored just one league goal this season

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Premier League title race far from over insists Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart

Manchester United have opened up a seven point gap

Yaya Toure scores against Newcastle on City's way to the title

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Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany

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Yaya Toure also expected to be available for Saturday's match against Newcastle

Robin van Persie celebrates his winner

Alex Ferguson: I would have taken a draw against Manchester City

Manchester United manager was ready to settle after seeing two goal lead evaporate

United clinch last-gasp win in derby marred by ugly scenes

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Match Report: Roberto Mancini hails spirit as Manchester City get job done

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Manchester City's Edin Dzeko celebrates his goal against Spurs

Match Report: Roberto Mancini jets off after Edin Dzeko shoots down Tottenham

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