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The Guardian Dec 13, 2014
Manuel Pellegrini curses luck as Manchester City lose Dzeko and Kompany

Manuel Pellegrini curses luck as Manchester City lose Dzeko and Kompany

• Edin Dzeko joins Agüero and Jovetic on sidelines with calf injury• Vincent Kompany pulls hamstring 13 minutes before end of win• Match report: Leicester City 0-1 Manchester CityManuel Pellegrini was left counting the cost after Manchester City completed an outstanding few days’ work by winning 1-0 at Leicester. Frank Lampard scored the decisive goal in what was City’s fifth consecutive Premier League win, keeping them hot on the heels of Chelsea at the top of the table, but Pellegrini finds himself going into the hectic Christmas period without all three first-choice strikers, as...
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Jovetic out of Everton game, Dzeko returns

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