● One police officer stabbed and three others attacked in Oldham Violence broke out after officers attended following reports of a fight in the town.
● Man City headlines as De Bruyne eyes award, defender pursuit hits snag The latest Manchester City news, views and transfer rumours from the M.E.N.
● Every school with a confirmed positive Covid case in Greater Manchester A fifth of schools have now had confirmed coronavirus cases
● Manchester United to face Brighton in Carabao Cup fourth round Man United will face Brighton and Hove Albion in the fourth round of the Carabao Cup.
● The graphs that shows the huge spike in Covid infections in Manchester The spike in cases means the infection rate is now more three times higher than the average for England.
● Man United evening headlines as former favourite issues Sancho warning The latest Manchester United news, views and transfer rumours from the M.E.N.
● Man City are 'convinced' they will sign Kounde and more transfer rumours Manchester City are looking to sign another centre-back this summer and Jules Kounde has emerged as an interesting alternative.
● A fifth of Greater Manchester schools now hit by Covid cases Almost 250 schools have been affected by the virus in some way
● Jules Koundé and José Giménez - the La Liga defenders on Man City radar Manchester City continue to look for defensive reinforcements, with two defenders plying their trade in Spain being monitored by the club
● Man United told 'how much Alex Telles will cost' and more transfer rumours Man United are monitoring Porto left-back Alex Telles this summer and have reportedly been informed how much he would cost.
● Horror on street as house fire leaves man dead, prompting murder investigation A woman has been arrested on suspicion of murder
● The latest coronavirus infection rates as Manchester records huge spike in cases The city recorded more than 800 cases in week ending September 20.
● Paedophile caught by undercover cop posing as 13-year-old girl The court heard that Steven Marchington is someone who is trying 'to suppress within him somebody else who commits these kinds of offences'
● How to watch and live stream Man City take on Bournemouth on Thursday City begin their defence of the Carabao Cup.
● How to watch Man City vs Bournemouth What TV channel is Manchester City vs Bournemouth on in the Carabao Cup and what time does it kick-off.
● The 10pm curfew becomes law tomorrow and police are concerned The curfew becomes law tomorrow (Thursday) and Greater Manchester Police will have extra officers on patrol this weekend to ensure licensees and their patrons comply
● Arena bomb inquiry: Manchester 'put an arm around those who were suffering' The public inquiry's period of 'commemorative hearings' drew to a close on Wednesday
● Man City striker Nabil Touaizi joins Espanyol in permanent transfer Manchester City's teenage striker Nabil Touaizi has completed a permanent transfer to Spanish side Espanyol.
● Albert's Schloss boss warns curfew will halve trade as bars are 'wrongly blamed' "This feels like an important moment for millions of jobs"
● Delap and Doyle to start - Man City predicted starting XI vs Bournemouth Manchester City are back in action against Bournemouth in the Carabao Cup on Thursday and here is how they could line up.
● Exclusive: Greenwood backed to meet Sancho challenge by Andy Cole Man Utd are still keen on signing a right winger in the summer transfer window as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer tries to bolster his squad.
● Drug peddling brothers jailed after police uncovered £1,000-a-day cocaine ring Sulman Khan, 26, and Zafran Khan were jailed for seven years and six months at Minshull Street Crown Court
● Diary written by teenage victim of sexual abuse Victoria Agoglia recovered Exclusive: The journal will now play a significant part in an on-going new inquiry into the abuse of Victoria Agoglia.
● Tributes paid to Wythenshawe murder victim stabbed to death in street A murder investigation has been launched following the tragic death of Lee Knott