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Ruthless City dispatch mediocre Manchester United

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Image Credit [Fox Sports Asia] Manchester City continued their unbeaten start to their Premier League campaign with a convincing 3-1 win at home to rivals Manchester United. Goals from David Silva, Kun Aguero and Ilkay Gundogan proved too much for a United side who, despite having improved over the past … Read More

A Tale of Two Halves

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Since 1982, the unstoppable Manchester City have only won once at Anfield; and Tuesday night proved that stat will remain until further notice. Liverpool exhibited earlier in the season that their relentless pressing could emit chaos in a City defence which has been close to watertight this season. Liverpool managed … Read More

Pep Guardiola is building a dynasty on one half of Manchester; the other half can merely stand by and hark back to glories of the past

8 months ago / 0 comments

One moment, in Manchester City’s decisive 3-1 victory over Everton on Saturday evening, encapsulated – more than any other – what this seasons’ champions-in-waiting are all about. And what their neighbours are so distant from. A stray long ball from Wayne Rooney found itself at the feet of Ederson Moraes, … Read More

Pep put in prickly position

8 months ago / 0 comments

Premier League all but won, Carabao Cup champions, Champions League favourites, talk of being the best English team of all time – it’s fair to say Manchester City and Pep Guardiola are having a near perfect season. Ironically, it has taken a measure of goodwill from Pep to spark the … Read More

City back to their best – Premier League Review 29/30th Oct

2 years ago / 0 comments

Manchester City, after a recent drop in form, returned to their scintillating best on Saturday as they dismantled West Brom at the Hawthorns with considerable ease, winning 4-0. This was followed by Tuesday night’s hugely 3-1 impressive victory over Barcelona. This week could well have been a huge turning point … Read More

City do the Double

2 years ago / 0 comments

Manchester City Women have now firmly established their dominance in women’s football, securing both the FAWSL title and the Continental Cup in the past two weeks. City had never previously won the FAWSL, and have only come into contention in the past three years following increased backing and funding from … Read More

Mixed week for English teams in Champions League

4 years ago / 0 comments

This was a week of contrasting fortunes for the English representatives in Europe, with 2 wins, a draw and a defeat. MANCHESTER CITY were in action on Tuesday night, hoping to use their visitors Roma as a springboard from which to launch their Champions League campaign after that last-gasp defeat … Read More

Sport | Breathtaking Premier League season comes to a close

5 years ago / 0 comments

A breathtaking season of Premier League football came to a relatively lacklustre conclusion on Sunday as Manchester City were crowned champions for the second time in three years. A comfortable 2-0 win over West Ham handed the Blues the trophy as Liverpool’s glimmer of hope that they could reclaim the … Read More

Sport | Liverpool in pole position for Premier League glory

5 years ago / 0 comments

A crucial 3-2 win over Manchester City saw Liverpool emerge as title favourites after another weekend of scintillating Premier League football. On the weekend before the 25th anniversary of the Hillsborough disaster, Steven Gerrard’s tearful breakdown at full-time was evidence of just how highly emotions were running at Anfield as … Read More

Sport | Tough ties await for British sides as Champions League returns

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The Champions League returns this week and has thrown up some mouthwatering ties in the first round of the knockout stage. Manchester City are set to experience the knockout rounds for the first time as they face four-time winners Barcelona. Whilst Manuel Pellegrini would have loved an easier path to … Read More