Man City News

The original unofficial Manchester City News site

Ederson the missing piece of the jigsaw for City

Arguably Manchester City’s major problem last season was their goalkeeper. Claudio Bravo was extremely shaky at times between the sticks, and received a lot of criticism for his performances – prompting Guardiola to invest once again this summer. In came Benfica’s Ederson, the 23-year-old Brazilian who came at a hefty price to Manchester City, but …

De Bruyne speaks out after row with David Silva

Manchester City have been on red hot form so far this season, looking unstoppable as they top the Premier League table as well as topping their Champions League group. Man of the moment Kevin De Bruyne has been hailed as one of the best in the world in recent weeks, but many will have been …

‘Naked Conga’ for Manchester couple if De Bruyne doesn’t win PFA award

Kevin De Bruyne’s form this season has come as no surprise to many, but for some of us who don’t watch City quite so religiously will have been taken back by just how sublime the Belgian was on Saturday against Stoke. The midfielder has started all of City’s 8 Premier League games so far this …

Sterling dismisses Arsenal rumours

Manchester City star Raheem Sterling has insisted he was never close to joining Arsenal in the summer, despite rumours linking him with a player plus cash deal for Alexis Sanchez. Sanchez was heavily rumoured to be joining Manchester City this summer, and a deal looked all but done on deadline day only for Arsenal to …

City star hails strong togetherness

Manchester City midfielder Fabian Delph has hailed the togetherness of the squad under manager Pep Guardiola, saying that the team spirit is at its peak. Delph, signed by former City manager Manuel Pellegrino for £8m in 2015, has struggled with injuries during his time at the Etihad. But his return to action this season has …

Aguero wants Messi to sign for City

Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero has revealed he would ‘love’ to see fellow countryman Lionel Messi join him at the Etihad and sign for the Sky Blues. Messi is a player who needs no introduction, the 29-year-old is arguably one of the greatest players ever and will forever be remembered as the best of his …

Guardiola has taken management to the next level

Pep Guardiola has been hailed as revolutionary in football management by former Italy boss Arrigo Sacchi, a man who is known himself as a revolutionary boss. 71-year-old Sacchi, who managed Parma, AC Milan, Italy and Atletico Madrid before having a stint as director of football at Real Madrid, says that City boss Guardiola has carried …

De Bruyne showing why he is one of the best midfielders in the world

Manchester City midfielder Kevin De Bruyne has been hailed as one of the best in Europe, according to his national manager Roberto Martinez. We all know what De Bruyne is capable of, having watched him take the Premier League by storm in his debut season for the Sky Blues. But nothing has changed at all …

England should play more like City, says Stones

Manchester City defender John Stones says he thinks the England national side should play a similar style to that of the Sky Blues, saying that manager Gareth Southgate does poses the talent required within the country. Guardiola’s men have been outstanding so far this season, winning all but one of their games and scoring 22 …

Joe Hart opens up on Guardiola situation

West Ham United goalkeeper Joe Hart has admitted he left Manchester City this summer instead of starting a fight he would never win with manager Pep Guardiola. Hart was told almost immediately that he was not part of Guardiola’s plans at City when he arrived as manager of the club, and has since been loaned …

Sergio Aguero injured in road accident

Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero has been involved in a road accident in Amsterdam. The 29-year-old is reported to have been on his way to the airport in a taxi, which crashed in the De Boelelaan area of the Dutch capital. A statement on the official Man City website read: “Sergio Aguero will be assessed …

Gabriel Jesus denies contract talks at City

Manchester City star Gabriel Jesus has set the Premier League alight following his move to the Etihad. The Brazilian international is one of the highest rated youngsters in the game, and has scored 12 goals in 19 appearances since joining from Palmeiras in January. At certain points this season the striker has kept even Sergio …

City aiming for more clean sheets this season

Manchester City defender John Stones is hoping his team can keep more clean sheets this season, saying it is a “big target” for the club. City have been prolific in front of goal so far this season, scoring 24 goals in just six of their last matches. However, last season their defence left much to …

Guardiola wants more from City despite rampant start

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola says he wants more from his team despite their brilliant start to proceedings this season. City have scored 20 goals in their last 4 games, making them one of the most prolific sides in Europe at the moment. The Sky Blues seem almost unstoppable at present, and sit top of …

Guardiola says Yaya Toure is well within his plans this season

Since joining Manchester City way back in 2010, Yaya Toure has made his name as one of the best players at the club in their near history. However, this hasn’t come with a few blips along the way. The Ivorian has made well over 200 appearances for the Sky Blues during his time at City, …