Paper Chase: Aguero's freak injury

Published Mar. 31, 2012 11:25 a.m. ET

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Sergio Aguero has a seriously blistered foot after a "stupid" training-ground blunder that furious Roberto Mancini fears could cost his side the title.

Arsene Wenger slammed UEFA after vowing to appeal a three-match Euro ban and a £33,000 fine.

Andy Carroll has begged Newcastle fans: Don't hate me.

Brendan Rodgers says he is ready for one of football's top jobs after being linked with Tottenham.

Manchester United, Chelsea and Arsenal are on red alert over cut-price £6million Athletic Bilbao star Markel Susaeta.


Jose Mourinho has distanced himself from a shock move to Manchester City.

Real Madrid are ready to launch a £10million bid for Chelsea keeper Thibaut Courtois, who has been on loan with Atletico.

Harry Redknapp has tried to laugh off Manchester City's admiration of Luka Modric.

Liverpool and Manchester City are set to battle it out for Real Madrid defender Raul Albiol.

Arsene Wenger's first priority this summer is tying Theo Walcott and Robin van Persie to new long-term deals at Arsenal.

Tony Fernandes is still convinced Mark Hughes is the right man to lead QPR, but has drawn up plans should the club go down.

Norwich are set to swoop for Leeds star Aidan White.


Arsene Wenger accused European football chiefs of "injustice" after banning him yesterday.

Sergio Aguero has put Manchester City's Premier League title hopes in jeopardy - after damaging his foot on his child's motorbike.

Real Madrid boss Jose Mourinho may raid Chelsea for promising keeper Thibaut Courtois.

Middlesbrough are poised to sign Ipswich skipper Grant Leadbitter when his contract expires at the end of the season.

Fulham are set to extend Mahamadou Diarra's contract until the end of next season.


Manchester City's title hopes have suffered a new blow following a bizarre injury to star striker Sergio Aguero.

Roberto Di Matteo has accused the FA of taking the mickey out of Chelsea.

Harry Redknapp admits Tottenham star Luka Modric could be tempted away by a £10million-a-year offer from Manchester City.

Brendan Rodgers, strongly linked with taking over at Spurs should Harry Redknapp become England boss, says he is ready for a top job.

Mark Hughes has told his big-name players they can forget about a move if QPR are relegated.

Roy Hodgson admits uncertainty over his future could leave West Brom vulnerable to Premier League predators.

Blackburn boss Steve Kean says fans have admitted they were wrong to call for his head.


Aston Villa manager Alex McLeish says Stiliyan Petrov is "fighting like a captain" after the shock news he has leukaemia.

Roberto Mancini admits he cannot rely on Mario Balotelli to salvage Manchester City's title hopes after Sergio Aguero was ruled out for up to a month following a bizarre accident.

Chelsea were left fuming last night after being forced to play their FA Cup semi-final against Tottenham at 6pm on a Sunday night - less than 72 hours before a possible Champions League semi-final against Barcelona.

Mark Hughes says there will be no financial meltdown if QPR are relegated.

David Moyes has credited Nikica Jelavic with helping to transform Everton's season.


Chelsea are livid they will have to play their FA Cup semi-final against Tottenham at 6pm - just three days before a potential Champions League last-four clash with Barcelona or AC Milan.

The Metropolitan Police want to ensure there will be no London fixtures during the Paralympics.


Roberto Di Matteo has expressed anger and disappointment at the decision to stage Chelsea's FA Cup semi-final against Tottenham Hotspur at 6pm on Sunday, April 15.


Sergio Aguero will be missing from Manchester City's game against Sunderland today after a freakish injury that has infuriated Roberto Mancini and may also keep the Argentinian out of the game at Arsenal next weekend.

Rio Ferdinand is considering an offer to move to club football in China when his contract at Manchester United finishes at the end of next season.


Harry Redknapp suggested yesterday that Luka Modric could be interested in a lucrative move this summer, with Roberto Mancini admitting his admiration for the Tottenham midfielder.


Roberto Mancini must overcome the freak injury sustained by leading scorer Sergio Aguero and a loss of trust in Mario Balotelli to keep Manchester City's title hopes alive.