Barca chased the 21-year-old last summer, but Pep Guardiola's side now have an edge for the Netherlands international. Transfer Talk has the latest.
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Pep Guardiola says it was tough to replace Joe Hart as Manchester City's first choice because he was an "incredible goalkeeper."
It might not have ended as he would have wished but Joe Hart's time at Man City has been marked by his former club.
Manchester manager Pep Guardiola has confirmed Kevin De Bruyne is ready to make his comeback in the Premier League against Burnley on Saturday.
Manchester City fans knew Liverpool would challenge, but the three big London clubs are making the Premier League race much tighter than expected.
City have reported profits in each of the last four financial years, evidence that a supposed billionaire's plaything has become a business.
The father of Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany was elected as the first black mayor in Belgium after winning support in a Brussels commune.
Kane and Sterling have risen above the pack in the Premier League to attract the attention of Europe's elite. But no-one else for England has.
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola, who played for both Brescia and Roma, could see himself coaching in Serie A in the future.
Steven Saunders ESPN UK
The Oakland Raiders will kick off the NFL London Series for 2018, with the Seattle Seahawks receiving. A sub-plot to watch: the Wembley pitch. It has rained continually in London today, and the turf could cut up badly. There are two more NFL games to come this month before Tottenham face Manchester City in the Premier League on Oct. 29.
Manchester City's Phil Foden believes the players of his age group have what it takes to make 'Golden Generation' that came through in the 2000s.
Germany forward Leroy Sane has said criticism from teammate Toni Kroos is driving him on to improve.
Riyad Mahrez's penalty miss rather summed up his start to life at City. He's now a small part of a well-oiled machine, not one of its main cogs.
Real Madrid are monitoring Raheem Sterling's situation at Manchester City as the England forward's contract runs down, sources have told ESPN FC.
Manchester United, Arsenal, Liverpool, Spurs and Chelsea are keen on the young winger, but City have a buy-back clause. Transfer Talk is on it.
Virgil van Dijk believes Manchester City's cautious tactics at Anfield were a sign that Liverpool have earned Pep Guardiola's respect.
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