How a change in Fernandinho explains Man City’s recent evolution

Brazilian midfielder is as pivotal as ever for City in what might be his final year in Manchester


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Little Mix star Jesy Nelson ‘tops Simon Cowell’s list of possible X Factor judges for 2022’
Jesy left Little Mix last year.
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Red Nose Day 2021 line-up is unveiled by the BBC
The BBC has announced its roster of entertainment for Red Nose Day 2021.
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'Extremely rare' meteorite is discovered in Gloucestershire after as month's fireball
The so-called 'Winchcombe meteorite' illuminated the night sky above Gliucestershire on February 28 and has now been found in the Cotswolds village.
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Almost 11,000 Britons could be living with undiagnosed breast cancer, charity warns
Breast Cancer Now said there were 10,700 fewer people diagnosed with the condition between March and December - when Covid infections spiralled - than expected for the time of year.
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Monty Don urges gardeners to stop mowing the lawn so often as it is 'damaging' to wildlife 
Monty Don has called on gardeners - especially men - to ease off their 'obsession' with mowing the lawn. The 65-year-old said keeping grass short tends to be a male trait, which is about 'control'.
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Daughter able to hold elderly mum's hand for the first time in six months
Grandmother Sheila Hall, 81, who has Alzheimer's disease and dementia, has been torn apart from her loving daughter for months by the coronavirus pandemic
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Manchester United defender Eric Bailly wants answers from Ole Gunnar Solskjaer on his future
He has been in and out of the team
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What the papers say – March 9
The royal family “crisis” dominates the front pages on Tuesday.
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Invasive mussels are pooping so much phosphorous it's choking the Great Lakes
Invasive quagga mussels have changed the chemistry of the Great Lakes, churning up phosphorus that feeds algae blooms. They also damage ships and clog water-treatment pipes.
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Justice for all: Priti Patel is to be handed powers to crack down on activists wreaking havoc
New powers to prevent violent protests on Britain's streets will see the maximum sentence for vandalising a war memorial rise to 10 years, while other jail terms will also increase.
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Andy Capp - 9th March 2021
Andy Capp has been a favourite part of the Daily Mirror since 1957. Enjoy the adventures of Andy Capp and wife Flo every day
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Perishers - 9th March 2021
Perishers originally ran from 1959 to 2006. Th strip is still so popular today that we decided to reprint the best of the strips by Maurice Dodd and Dennis Collins
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Meghan Markle’s Oprah interview ‘no different to what her father Thomas Markle did to her’
MEGHAN MARKLE's interview with Oprah Winfrey spilling the beans about her experience within the Royal Family is no different to what her father did to her, one royal fan has argued.
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Dove owner Unilever to ban excessive photo editing from its adverts
Company will remove word ‘normal’ from packaging of 200 products and increase its activist marketingThe company behind brands including Dove soap and Sure deodorant will ban excessive Photoshopping of models and remove the word “normal” from beauty product advertising, in its latest response to social and environmental concerns.Unilever said it would eliminate “all digital alterations to body shape, size, proportion and skin colour” from its advertising. The Photoshop ban will cover Unilever adverts as well as influencers paid by the company to promote products. Continue reading...
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Warning over photo ID law change for UK-wide and English elections
Campaigners say move will hit ethnic minority and working-class communitiesChanging the law to force people to show photo ID to take part in UK elections will be catastrophic for ethnic minority communities, increasing barriers to access and in effect disenfranchising them, equality and democracy campaigners have warned.Boris Johnson’s government is expected to introduce a bill in the spring to make photo ID mandatory from 2023 for all UK-wide and English elections. But critics argue it is unnecessary, given low levels of voter fraud in the UK, and will disproportionately impact ethnic minority and working-class communities. Continue reading...
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UK launches action plan to prevent harassment and abuse of journalists
Government publishes strategy to protect reporters with backing of police and unionsThe UK’s first national action plan aimed at protecting journalists from abuse and harassment has been published by the government with the backing of police and union leaders.Reporters have told of suffering abuse and attacks, such as being punched, threatened with knives, forcibly detained and subjected to rape and death threats, the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) said. Continue reading...
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UK universities’ closeness to China poses risks, says Jo Johnson
Study led by former minister concludes dangers of closer collaboration are poorly understoodThe former universities minister Jo Johnson has warned of the “poorly understood” risks of increasingly close collaboration between UK universities and China.A study led by Johnson identified a significant increase in funding from China and collaboration with Chinese researchers over the past two decades, including in sensitive areas for national security and economic competition – such as automation, telecommunications and materials science – or in disciplines where collaboration may threaten freedom of speech. Continue reading...
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More than half of snacks marketed as healthy are high in fat, salt or sugar
Action on Salt assessed 119 snacks including lentil curls and chickpea chips, finding some to be saltier than seawaterMore than half of seemingly healthy snacks analysed by experts are high in fat, salt and/or sugar, prompting calls for more “honest” labelling.Action on Salt assessed 119 snacks, including dried/roasted pulses and processed pulse snacks such as lentil curls, chickpea chips and puffs, finding some to be saltier than seawater. Continue reading...
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Rare meteorite chunk traced by scientists to Gloucestershire driveway
‘Dream come true’ to locate first carbonaceous chondrite seen in UK, part of fireball that caused sonic boom A lump of a rare meteorite that lit up the night sky over the UK and northern Europe last week has been recovered from a driveway in Gloucestershire.The fragment, weighing nearly 300 grams, and other pieces of the space rock were located after scientists reconstructed the flight path of the fireball that unleashed a sonic boom as it tore across the sky shortly before 10pm UK time on Sunday 28 February. Continue reading...
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Post-Covid consumer spending boom 'implausible', says Treasury official
Charlie Bean of Office for Budget Responsibility says savings of higher earners more likely to be spent over several yearsCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageThe prospects for a consumer spending boom after lockdown have been downplayed by a senior Treasury official, amid warnings that wealthier families have saved more than low-paid workers during the pandemic.Charlie Bean, a former Bank of England deputy governor who sits on the government’s budget responsibility committee, said it would take several years for households to spend £180bn in extra savings accumulated mainly by retirees and higher-paid workers during the crisis. Continue reading...
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House prices tipped to rise by twice as much in Yorkshire as in London
Savills says outlook for UK housing market is improving, with Yorkshire set for 28% gain in five yearsProperty prices in Yorkshire and the north-west could rise by almost 30% over the next five years, more than double the rate of growth in London, a leading property firm has predicted.Researchers at Savills had expected house prices to remain flat in 2021 across the UK, but measures to support the market including last week’s budget announcements, combined with the easing of lockdown measures, have led them to revisit their forecasts. Continue reading...
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Woman asks her dating app matches to fill out homemade compatibility quiz
A Canadian woman named Kennedy made an 11-question compatibility quiz that she sent to dating app matches and got over 100 replies. 'Remember, there ARE wrong answers,' she told them.
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Retail sales rebound in February as shoppers buy online
The BRC-KPMG retail sales monitor for February revealed that total UK sales increased by 1% against the same month last year.
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UK scientists recover pieces of rare meteorite that fell from fireball
Some 300g of meteorite landed on a drive in Gloucestershire.
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Government publishes action plan to protect journalists from abuse
Journalists have reported suffering abuse and attacks, such as being punched and threatened with knives.
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People ‘put off’ seeking help for stroke care during pandemic
The Act F.A.S.T campaign has been relaunched to encourage people to seek care.
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Majority of directors from UK’s top banks ‘have links with big polluters’
Nearly 80% of directors on the boards of five of the UK’s largest banks have connections to highly polluting industries
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Top Gear stars say 'joyous' new series steers clear of any big accidents
EXCLUSIVE: The new series of Top Gear is set to return this Sunday - and stars of the show have revealed there have been no big accidents at all, following Paddy McGuinness' scary crash in 2020
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Scotland will decide! Sturgeon vows to crush UK legal threat over independence referendum
A FURIOUS battle has erupted among Scottish political parties after Nicola Sturgeon pledged to put Scottish independence at the heart of the SNP election campaign.
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Gardeners’ World’s Monty Don compares death of beloved dog Nigel to Princess Diana
Nigel's death in May 2020 broke the hearts of fans.
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Your daily horoscope for March 9, 2021
Change is in the air for some.
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Outlander star Sam Heughan has no time to be shy about wanting to play James Bond: ‘I would be delighted’
Sam has no time to be shy about it.
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The maverick Harvard physicist who believes in aliens
Our knowledge is just an island in an ocean of ignorance and there is a lot to discover, says controversial professor Avi Loeb in his new book. James Wilkes speaks to him
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Give it a rest: why afternoon naps can improve memory and alertness
John Axelsson and Tina Sundelin explain why the power nap has so many benefits for our bodies and our minds
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Three ways behavioural psychology can help you lose weight
Losing weight and keeping it off is hard. Claire Madigan looks at what really works
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Red alert: Why have Liverpool been so bad in 2021?
Jurgen Klopp’s runaway champions have now lost six home games on the bounce. Ben Burrows looks for answers to the crisis enfolding on Merseyside
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In Heidelberg, cars are not welcome any more
A fleet of hydrogen-powered buses, a network of bicycle superhighways, and free public transport for a year if you give up your cars – this is how Heidelberg is getting rid of cars, writes Jack Ewing
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Corrie spoilers - Ronnie admits he may be Michael's father as Grace gives birth
Coronation Street's Ronnie Bailey admits his big secret - he had a fling with Aggie and believes he may be Michael's dad - as Grace gives birth but the baby is very sick
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ADVERTORIAL: 'Demand has gone through the roof' - OAP charity reveals impact of pandemic
Charity worker explains why local community projects funded through The Health Lottery are so important right now
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Corrie spoilers - Leanne starts dealing drugs as Harvey makes terrifying threat
Coronation Street's Leanne is left terrified by drug baron Harvey's threats against her and Simon, and so she starts selling drugs for him, aware she is totally trapped
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Brexit LIVE: Boris finally takes on EU rules and dismantles red tape – Brussels sidelined
THE UK has announced the formal extension of the grace period for goods moving between Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
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EastEnders spoilers: Shock exit as Lucas Johnson gets rid of Chelsea Fox?
Does Lucas have a plan of his own?
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Hollyoaks casts Brookside actor and husband of Coronation Street star as Brad King’s dodgy associate Fergus
The actor will make his first appearance next week.
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Coronation Street spoilers: Is Michael Bailey Ronnie’s son as Ed is left broken?
The Bailey family could change forever.
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Coronation Street spoilers: Affair shocker as Alina Pop falls for Tyrone Dobbs?
Things could get really complicated between Alina and Tyrone soon.
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EastEnders spoilers: Sharon Watts and Kathy Beale are stunned by a sudden death
Will this death help Sharon and Kathy move past their fight?
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Coronation Street star Vinta Morgan reveals all on Ronnie Bailey’s family bombshell
Ronnie Bailey has brought a huge secret with him to Weatherfield!
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