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Manchester City star ruled out of World Cup after suffering ankle injury in training

Silva Sterling Aguero Laporte

Manchester City and Brazil full-back Danilo has been ruled out of the remainder of the World Cup after suffering an ankle injury in training. Danilo picked up the knock yesterday evening, less than a day before his country take on Belgium in the quarter-finals. The City star suffered ligament damage to his ankle, which has …

Kompany ‘not worried’ about Neymar ahead of Brazil clash

Neymar Brazil Training

Vincent Kompany says he is ‘not worried’ about the prospect of facing Neymar and co. when Belgium meet Brazil on Friday. The two sides face off in the World Cup quarter-finals later this week. Brazil swept aside Mexico 2-0 in the last leg thanks to goals from Neymar and Firmino, however Belgium endured a far …

De Bruyne labelled the ‘assist king’ by pundit

John Stones

Manchester United and England legend Rio Ferdinand has heaped praise on City midfielder Kevin de Bruyne, describing him as the ‘assist king’. The playmaker played a vital role in City’s record-breaking Premier League win last season, scoring 8 goals and assisting 16 in 36 appearances last season. His form hasn’t dipped this summer at the …

Play ratings: City trio help England to historic win in Moscow

World Cup - Round of 16 - Colombia vs England Gareth Southgate with Raheem Sterling

England pulled off their first ever penalty shoot-out victory in World Cup history last night as they beat Colombia to progress to the competition’s quarter-finals. Harry Kane gave England the lead early in the second-half from the penalty spot to score his sixth goal of the tournament after being dragged to the ground by Carlos …

United legend hilariously reacts to Sterling incident at World Cup

Manchester United and England legend Gary Neville has taken a hilarious swipe at a Colombia coach after he appeared to elbow City star Raheem Sterling at half time during England’s second round victory over the South American side. The England and Manchester City forward was heading off the field at half time when he was …

Sterling hoping to end 1000 day goal drought for England

Raheem Sterling

Manchester City star Raheem Sterling has admitted he will ‘go crazy’ if he scores for England during the World Cup this summer. The forward enjoyed the season of his life for City during the 17/18 campaign, scoring a whopping 23 goals as the Blues went on to win the Premier League in record-breaking fashion. However, …

Manchester City is a ‘beautiful’ club insists former Sky Blues defender

Pep Guardiola Training

Former Manchester City defender Aleksandar Kolarov has hailed his time at The Etihad as one of the most ‘beautiful’ times in his life. The Serbia international left City last summer to join AS Roma, where he subsequently helped them to the Champions League semi-final and third placed finish in Serie A. And while Kolarov is enjoying …

Jorginho deal close after agent’s comments

Jorginho

Manchester City are on the verge of completing a deal for Jorginho, according to the player’s agent. The Italian has been linked with a move to City all summer, with Pep Guardiola hopeful of securing the midfielder’s signature prior to the start of the World Cup, something which didn’t happen as talks continue to rumble …

John Stones defenders City and England team-mate following Arsene Wenger criticism

John Stones

John Stones has defended Manchester City and England team-mate following heavy criticism of the 28-year-old from Arsene Wenger. Wenger slammed Walker for his performance in England’s 6-1 victory over Panama, labelling him “not a real a defender” and expressing his belief he is the “weak-link” in the Three Lions squad. Wenger piled in on Walker, …

City star is England’s weak link, says Wenger

Kyle Walker and Pep Guardiola

Former Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has insisted that he believes Kyle Walker is England’s weak link at the World Cup this summer. The City right-back, who was at fault for conceding a penalty during the Three Lions’ 2-1 victory over Tunisia in their opening fixture, has been played in a central defensive role under Gareth …

Kyle Walker insists he’ll pay for fan’s wild tattoo after bold Twitter promise

Kyle Walker England

Kyle Walker says he will pay for a fan to get a tattoo of John Stones after they claimed they would have the City defender inked on their skin should he score for England yesterday afternoon. Twitter user Jess promised prior to England’s 6-1 victory yesterday that she would have Stones tattooed on her should …

City target Kovacic admits he wants to leave Madrid

Croatia's Mateo Kovacic in action with Argentina's Gabriel Mercado

Manchester City target Mateo Kovacic has admitted he is looking to leave Real Madrid in search of more regular football this summer. The Croatian midfielder joined Los Blancos from Inter Milan in 2015, a move that was widely celebrated as he was rated as one of the best up and coming central midfielders in the …

Mendy: Guardiola the best manager in the world

Benjamin Mendy

Manchester City full-back Benjamin Mendy has revealed that Pep Guardiola’s wife played a big part in him moving from Monaco to the Etihad last summer. Mendy joined City in a £52m move, and while the Frenchman has insisted there is no better manager in the world then Guardiola, he has also revealed how the Spaniard’s …

City fight to sign the ‘next Cristiano Ronaldo’

Pep Guardiola

Manchester City are supposedly chasing the signature of 19-year-old Rafael Leao, who has been dubbed the ‘next Ronaldo’. Leao is one of Portugal’s hottest footballing prospects, and is highly rated around Sporting Lisbon who have valued him at £23m. However, the Primeira Liga side could be set to lose their starlet for free, if he …

David Silva reveals he has no plans to retire

David Silva

Manchester City are the most represented club at the World Cup this summer, with 16 of Pep Guardiola’s men taking centre stage in Russia. With every team at the tournament playing at least one game now, the City stars have had a mixed bag of success so far in the tournament. The likes of Kyle …