Manchester City midfielder Gareth Barry is convinced the arrival of Arsenal ace Samir Nasri turns them into genuine title contenders. Barry reckons the 24-year-old is another top-quality signing to add to Roberto Mancini's wealth of midfield options.

He said: "It's great. If you are going to win trophies you need fantastic players and he is another of them.

"Anyone of that quality who comes into our squad is going to help us."

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