Aguero, Silva, Gundogan and a Mahrez double pile more misery on the winless Bluebirds
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Aguero, Silva, Gundogan and a Mahrez double pile more misery on the winless Bluebirds

SERGIO AGUERO celebrated his new £220,000-a-week contract with his 205th Manchester City goal as the Champions ran riot against struggling Cardiff. The prolific Argentine international applied a sublime finish to Bernadro Silva’s 32nd-minute cross on a filthy afternoon in south Wales. Reuters Sergio Aguero opens the scoring Getty Images – Getty Pep Guardiola keeps dry from the South Wales rain Just 24 hours after committing himself to City for another three years, the club’s record scorer showed that he still has plenty more to offer despite turning 30 in the summer. Aguero, making his 300th appearance for the club, was …

Crystal Palace continue barren run at Selhurst Park with goalless Premier League draw against Newcastle United
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Crystal Palace continue barren run at Selhurst Park with goalless Premier League draw against Newcastle United

When you are struggling for goals, the last thing you want to come up against is Rafael Benitez with a limited squad trying to make a point.  That was the struggle that Palace faced all afternoon at Selhurst Park, a grey day filled with rain and that frustrating feeling of banging your head against a wall.  Newcastle barely came to play and created little, their best chance coming when James Tomkins misjudged a ball on the greasy surface and Ayoze Perez found himself one-on-one with Wayne Hennessey after ten minutes. He drilled the ball straight at the Welsh goalkeeper and …

LaLiga Santander – Eibar 1 – 0 Leganes: Kike downs Leganes
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LaLiga Santander – Eibar 1 – 0 Leganes: Kike downs Leganes

Kike downs Leganes En Espaol In what was a dire game at the Estadio Ipurua, Eibar’s Kike provided the best moment of the match to win the game for the hosts against Leganes. The opening half had no real chances to speak of, other than Sergi Enrich’s shot off of the bar on 20 minutes. Kike’s header seven minutes into the second-half proved to be the game winner, though he was injured 20 minutes later and had to go off. A flurry of substitutions from both sides did nothing to alter the shape of this match or the score. – …