Martin Demichelis had a dismal match as the central defender was culpable in the lone goal, should have been penalized for another and contributed to an injury to Joe Hart in City's 1-0 loss.
The shuffle along the back-line will continue this week as Martin Demichelis has been ruled out of the Champions League group stage finale against Borussia Monchengladbach due to a muscle injury.
Manchester City conceded twice in the opening quarter hour and could not find the net themselves as Stoke City dispatched of them, 2-0.
Manchester City defender Martin Demichelis says he will "fight" for the club, for his team-mates and for titles after signing a new contract.
Martin Demichelis tallied the first goal of the season for Manchester City's defensive unit against Arsenal this past weekend.
Roma have set a deadline for Manchester City to buy Morocco’s Mehdi Benatia.
Argentina took an early lead with a goal from Gonzalo Higuain and were able to make it hold up for 90 minutes as they edge Belgium 1-0 and head to the World Cup semi-finals for the first time in 24 years.
Manchester City face an uphill task to progress to the quarter finals of the Champions League after a 2-0 home defeat against Barcelona in the 1st leg of the last 16.
Martin Demichelis is back in the Manchester City squad for the Carling Cup semi-final against West Ham after recovering from injury.
Martin Demichelis claims to be free of injury and ready to stake a claim for a regular role at Manchester City.
Martin Demichelis is out for at least six weeks after suffering knee ligament damage in a Manchester City training session yesterday.