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Man City vs West Ham postponed due to Storm Ciara

Manchester City and West Ham United's meeting at Etihad Stadium was postponed on Sunday.

The game was cancelled due to adverse weather conditions caused by Storm Ciara.

A host of sporting fixtures were called off as winds of up to 80mph hit the UK.

A statement from City read: "Due to extreme and escalating weather conditions and in the interests of supporter and staff safety, today's match has been postponed.

"This decision has been made by Manchester City's Safety Officer following consultation with Club stakeholders and officials at West Ham United.

"Further information regarding the rescheduling of today's match will be published in due course."

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