Richards signs new City deal
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Manchester City defender Micah Richards has signed a new four-year contract with the Premier League club.

Richards has been rewarded for his consistent level of performance over the past year under City manager Roberto Mancini.

The 23-year-old right-back helped City end a 35-year trophy drought with FA Cup success and qualify for the UEFA Champions League.

"Manchester City is delighted to announce that Micah Richards has signed a new four-year contract with the Club," a statement on the club's website said.