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City still have the edge of United next season insists Ryan Giggs

Manchester United legend Ryan Giggs believes Manchester City still have the edge over his former side going into next season. City were runaway Premier League champions last term, beating second place United by an huge 19 points. However no manager since Sir Alex Ferguson in 2007-2009 has successfully defended the Premier League title, with different …

De Bruyne warns Hazard ahead of World cup – ‘players will try and kick you’

Kevin De Bruyne has sent a stern warning to Belgium team-mate Eden Hazard ahead of his country’s opening World Cup fixture next Monday evening. Belgium thrashed Costa Rica 4-1 in their final warm-up game before the tournament on Monday, thanks to goals from Dries Mertens, Romelu Lukaku (2) and Michy Batshuayi. However Roberto Martinez’s suffered …

Lionel Messi expects Manchester City stars to shine in Russia

Lionel Messi says he expects both Kevin De Bruyne and David Silva to shine at this summer’s World Cup. The Barcelona forward is travelling to Russia as part of Jorge Sampaoli’s 23-man Argentina squad, and hopes to lift the trophy at the fourth time of asking having lost in the final four years ago to Germany. …

“Insanity” – City fans react as Leroy Sane misses out of World Cup place

Manchester City fans have been left stunned by the news that Leroy Sane has missed out on a place at the World Cup. Sane was not named in Joachim Low’s final 23-man squad for this summer’s tournament in Russia, being one of four to be dropped from the defending champion’s provisional squad. Bayer Leverkusen pair …

Pep’s Man City stars pushing for 100 point season

With success comes attention and Manchester City have certainly had both of them in huge quantities. Pep Guardiola has created a side which has been a class apart this season in the Premier League. Winning the Carabao Cup and making the quarter-finals of the Champions League are not too bad accomplishments either. But it is …

Danilo promises City will “bounce back quickly” after United upset

Manchester City defender Danilo has promised his side will “bounce back quickly” after the weekend’s upset against rivals Manchester United. United inflicted City’s first home defeat of the Premier League season on Saturday when they came from 2-0 behind to beat the league leaders 3-2 and prevent them from securing the Premier League title. City …

Guardiola backs his side to turn things around when Liverpool visit The Etihad next week

Pep Guardiola believes his team are capable to turning over the three-goal deficit suffered against Liverpool in their Champions League quarter-final first leg. City were beaten at Anfield for the second time this season last night thanks a trio of first-half goals from Mohamed Salah, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Sadio Mane. Despite being unable to grab …

Betting Preview for City vs. United

The Mirror website ludicrously termed the upcoming match with United the “the biggest Manchester Derby of all time”. Most fans would take exception at that description, with the result of the Derby having very little bearing on how the season will finish. Sure, a win for City would open the door for Liverpool or Spurs …

The Champion’s League is still a little out of reach for Liverpool but Manchester City have a chance

If Liverpool can overcome Manchester City to reach the semi-final of the Champion’s League it would probably represent Jürgen Klopp’s greatest achievement at the club to date. The chances are that, in the semi-final, his team would have to face one of Real Madrid, Barcelona or Bayern Münich. At this stage of their development, Liverpool …

Gundogan eyeing revenge against Liverpool in the Champions League

Manchester City midfielder Ilkay Gundogan says he is eyeing revenge against Liverpool in the Champions League when the two sides meet on Wednesday night. Liverpool inflicted City’s only defeat of the Premier League season on them earlier the year when they ran out 4-3 winners at Anfield. Second-half goals from Roberto Firmino, Sadio Mané and Mohamed …

Man City fans eyeing United victory parade after Everton win

Manchester City are just one win away from claiming the Premier League trophy after their 3-1 victory over Everton on Saturday afternoon. First-half goals from Leroy Sane, Gabriel Jesus and Raheem Sterling sealed yet another three points for Pep Guardiola’s side. Having now won 27 of their 31 top flight games this season, City are …

Leroy Sane hails Manchester City’s ‘togetherness’

Leroy Sane has praised the atmosphere in the Manchester City dressing room and says he believes the squad’s ‘togetherness’ has driven them to success this season. City are 16 points clear at the top of the Premier League table, and can secure the title with just two more victories. And Pep Guardiola’s men have already …

Manchester City can win the Champions League this season insists Leroy Sane

Leroy Sane believes Manchester City have a good chance of winning the Champions League this season.  City cruised into the quarter-finals of the competition with a 5-2 aggregate victory of Swiss Champions FC Basel. They now take on Premier League rivals Liverpool in the last eight next month. Pep Guardiola’s side have already secured their …

De Bruyne aiming to seal title at Old Trafford

Manchester City star Kevin De Bruyne says he hopes his side can clinch the Premier League title at Old Trafford. Pep Guardiola’s side are currently 16 points clear at the top of the Premier League and need just two wins from their final eight games to clinch the title. That means a win against Everton …

PSEUDO NEWS: “We won’t ‘do a Spurs'” insists Guardiola ahead of Wigan clash

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola has insisted that his side won’t “do a Spurs” when side travel to Wigan Athletic in the FA Cup tonight. Spurs were shocked by League One bottom side Rochdale on Sunday, with Keith Hill’s side pulling off a remarkable 2-2 draw at the Spotland Stadium to earn a well-deserved replay …

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