Found December 03, 2013 on Fox Soccer:
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini has dismissed reports that striker Edin Dzeko could be sold in the January transfer window. Dzeko has scored seven goals in 14 appearances in all competitions this season, but has not started a Premier League game since the end of September. The blossoming partnership between Sergio Aguero and summer signing Alvaro Negredo has left Dzeko on the substitutes' bench in recent weeks and prompted speculation he could be on his way in the New Year. Arsenal , Borussia Dortmund and Inter Milan have all been linked with a move for the Bosnia-Herzegovina international, who is likely to be playing at the World Cup next summer. However, Pellegrini is adamant the 27-year-old remains a key member of his squad and he does not want to lose Dzeko when the transfer window reopens. "No, that is not the case [that Dzeko could be sold]," said Pellegrini. "I put my trust in him before the season and I have just as much trust in him now. ...

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini blocks Arsenal move for out-of-favour striker Edin Dzeko

Manuel Pellegrini has ended Arsenal’s hopes of signing Edin Dzeko next month after ruling out the sale of the Manchester City forward. Dzeko, a £27 million signing from Wolfsburg in January 2011, has become a fringe player at the Etihad Stadium following Pellegrini’s £16.4 million summer signing of Sevilla forward Álvaro Negredo. With Negredo forming a 28-goal partnership...

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Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini has insisted he is not planning on letting anyone leave the club in January. The likes of Joe Hart, Edin Dzeko, Joleon Lescott and Micah Richards have been linked with moves in the New Year, having struggled to hold down starting roles under the Chilean. But Pellegrini is remaining firm, and when asked about those players being linked with...

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