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Date set for Albion Carling Cup clash



City can confirm that the Carling Cup tie against West Bromwich Albion will take place at the Hawthorns on Wednesday, September 22 with an 8pm kick-off.

The game is a repeat of the 1970 League Cup final at Wembley which the Blues won 2-1 after extra time thanks to goals from defenders Mike Doyle and Glyn Pardoe.

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Joe sets his heart on England glory

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Joe Hart is aiming to finish his rollercoaster season with a medal this summer - even if the talented goalkeeper is having to make do with a place on the bench at the City of Manchester Stadium.

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Pablo's snub a puzzle to Hughes

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Mark Hughes has admitted that he is mystified as to why versatile Argentine import Pablo Zabaleta, one of the Blues' top performers this season, has not had a tap on the shoulder from the Hand of God.

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Petrov back on the glory trail

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Martin Petrov is champing at the bit to get back into action as City's season promises as thrilling a finish as he could have imagined when he kick-started our campaign way back in mid-July.