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

Jose Mourinho

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 …

Gundogan staying put despite interest from La Liga giants

Raheem Sterling and Ikay Gundogan

Manchester City midfielder Ilkay Gundogan insists he is staying at the The Etihad Stadium despite rumours linking him with Barcelona. Barca reportedly want Gundogan as a replacement for the departed Andres Iniesta, who left the club for Japanese side Vissel Kobe at the end of last term. Gundogan, who has two years remaining on his …

My work ethic better than the rest, insists City and England star

England's Fabian Delph in action with Croatia's Andrej Kramaric

Manchester City midfielder Fabian Delph has insisted he is the hardest working member of Pep Guardiola’s record-breaking side. The 28-year-old surprisingly played a key role in City’s Premier League win last season, coming in at left-back to replace the injured Benjamin Mendy. His efforts for City not only saw him become a pivotal figure for …

Manchester City preparing shock raid for Real Madrid superstar

Toni Kroos

Manchester City are preparing a shock summer swoop for Real Madrid midfielder Toni Kroos, according to reports from Spain. Spanish outlet Don Balon claim Kroos is considering his future at Madrid after four seasons at the Bernabeu, and that Manchester City have emerged as a potential contender for his signature. City boss Pep Guardiola is a …

Man City have ‘verbal agreement’ with midfielder

Jorginho

Manchester City reportedly have a ‘verbal agreement’ in place with Napoli midfielder Jorginho, who could potentially join the club within the next few days. The Italian has been heavily linked with a move to City this summer, but a deal seemed to have hit a stumbling block when the two clubs were unable to agree …

Fabian Delph – “Guardiola reinvented me”

Fabian Delph says Pep Guardiola helped him reignite his career. Delph enjoyed a fine last season at The Etihad, playing a key role for City as they romped to the Premier League title in record fashion. The 28-year-old played much of the season at left-back for Pep Guardiola’s side – an unfamiliar position for a …

Premier League 18/19 fixtures revealed as City look to defend their title

Etihad Stadium Patrick Viera

The Premier League fixtures for next season were officially revealed on Friday, with Manchester City hoping to defend their record-breaking crown. City will start the season with a mouth watering trip to Arsenal on the opening day of the season (August 11th). They then have a fairly comfortable run, not facing any other top 6 …

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

Kevin De Bruyne Belgium

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 …

Kyle Walker unhappy with England position?

Kyle Walker and Pep Guardiola

Manchester City and England star Kyle Walker has admitted he would much rather play his natural right-back role over the more central position he currently plays for England under Gareth Southgate. Walker has been playing on the right-hand side of a back-three for England in the lead up to the World Cup, something that has …

Napoli owner admits Jorginho deal could be done in ‘days’

Jorginho

Napoli owner Aurelio De Laurentiis has admitted that a deal for Jorginho to join Manchester City could be finalised in the coming days after positive talks have taken place. The Italian midfielder has been heavily linked with a move to City this summer, but a deal seemed to have hit a stumbling block when the …

Lionel Messi expects Manchester City stars to shine in Russia

Lionel Messi Barcelona

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. …

Bernardo Silva: Centre Midfielder? Or Winger?

Bernardo Silva

It’s often thought by many Man City fans that Bernardo will eventually be the rightful heir to David Silva (no pressure Bernardo). Up until this point though, Bernardo has played primarily as a winger. Will he be able to convert to the centre midfield role? The team at Profit Accumulator have given us their opinions below …

Man City eyeing Southampton star as Jorginho back-up

Jorginho

Manchester City will turn to Southampton midfielder Mario Lemina if they miss out on number one target Jorginho.  City had hoped to land Jorginho as early last week, however have seen a £40 million bid for the Italy international rejected by Napoli. Talks between the two clubs are ongoing however Napoli are thought to be …

De Bruyne defends City star after ‘unfair criticism’

Raheem Sterling and Ikay Gundogan

Manchester City midfielder Kevin De Bruyne has slammed what he calls ‘unfair criticism’ of team-mate Raheem Sterling by the media. The England forward has been subject to a lot of controversy so far this summer after he was pictured with a tattoo of a gun on his leg and arrived late to Gareth Southgate’s World …

Guardiola addresses Neymar rumours

Pep Guardiola Stand

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola has insisted he does not see himself working with Neymar anytime soon. The Brazilian superstar has been heavily linked with a move away from PSG after just one season in France, and Manchester City are among those touted to move for the forward. Last month Neymar spoke out about his …