- Thu Mar 8 6:20 PM
London (AFP) – Manchester City striker Gabriel Jesus backed Brazilian international team-mate Neymar to make a full recovery in time to lead his country’s bid to win a sixth World Cup. Neymar underwent surgery in Brazil last week to repair a broken bone in his foot just over three months from the...
- Thu Mar 8 12:28 PM
Man Utd Under-18s had just endured a 12-match losing run two years ago but their academy is above Liverpool and Man City again. Click to expand Link here if you want to read the article. Credit Ed Woodward for his brilliant work as he played an important role in overhauling academy and scouting n...
- Thu Mar 8 8:31 AM
Three Things We Learned From The FC Basel Defeat Vitalfootball: Man City: 08/03/2018 08:31:55 Pep Guardiola made wholescale changes to his starting XI at the Etihad against FC Basel last night by putting trust in some of the so-called fringe players.
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- Thu Mar 8 4:11 AM
With Manchester City running away with the league title, the drama surrounding the remainder of the Premier League season will lie elsewhere. The relegation battle is setting up to be fairly epic, but we also have a war at the top. At this point, we essentially have four teams battling for the re...
Bitter and Blue
- Wed Mar 7 11:00 PM
We’re through to the Last Eight! Manchester City had no problems completing the job and are through to the quarter-finals of this season’s Champions League thanks to a 2-1 loss to FC Basel at the Etihad. A much changed City side still managed to put together a very nice performance, and both team...
- Wed Mar 7 10:46 PM
Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola criticised his heavily rotated side for “forgetting to attack” despite reaching the Champions League quarter-finals 5-2 on aggregate over Basel on Wednesday. City suffered a first home defeat in 15 months as the Swiss champ...
- Wed Mar 7 10:26 PM
Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Manchester City secured their place in the Champions League quarter-finals on Wednesday, but did little to enhance their tag as favourites to win the competition as a much-changed side suffered a shock 2-1 home defeat by Basel. Despite losing for just the fourt...
- Wed Mar 7 8:00 PM
Pep`s Selection Headache For Rest Of City's Campai Vitalfootball: Man City: 07/03/2018 20:00:04 Time to keep Aguero in for all the big games.
- Wed Mar 7 6:30 PM
Manchester City v Basel confirmed starting line-ups - originally posted on Sportslens.com Manchester City have qualification to the Champions League quarter-finals in their hands when they host Basel on Wednesday. Ilkay Gundogan (2), Bernardo Silva and Sergio Aguero got the first leg goals to giv...
Bitter and Blue
- Wed Mar 7 2:45 PM
Join us for the second leg of City’s Round of 16 tie! It’s Champions League night! Manchester City welcome FC Basel to the Etihad (it’s the City of Manchester Stadium for UEFA because reasons) for the second leg of their Round of 16 tie. The tie is pretty much over after City destroyed the Swiss...
- Wed Mar 7 2:09 PM
Pep Guardiola identifies Man City's transfer priority, this would be a wise move - originally posted on Sportslens.com Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola is looking to add to his central midfield at the end of this season. According to reports, finding a successor for Fernandinho is a top prio...
- Wed Mar 7 2:06 PM
Image: Josep Maria Orobtig - Pep's Agent Vitalfootball: Man City: 07/03/2018 14:06:20 Reports coming in thick and fast suggest Pep Guardiola's agent, Josep Maria Orobtig is in Manchester, ready and waiting to talk to his client about the possibility..
- Wed Mar 7 11:45 AM
has been speaking to the media since our defeat against Manchester City to re-iterate that the players remain focused on finishing in the top four and are behind the manager. Now I have to say that my last post may have seemed to be way over the top and a complete change of approa...
- Wed Mar 7 11:45 AM
, as expected, has given his opinion of the decision to play with a false-nine formation against Manchester City. Surely now, after Antonio Conte looks back at the game, he will understand that we need to bin this formation for the remainder of the season. Against Huddersfield (no dis...
- Wed Mar 7 11:38 AM
City v Basel Predicted Starting XI, Travel & Weath Vitalfootball: Man City: 07/03/2018 11:38:42 I've been brave, with one or two possible surprises and gone ahead and predicted my Manchester City starting XI against FC Basel.
- Wed Mar 7 11:30 AM
If you’re trying to find out how you can watch Man City vs. Basel in the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 2nd leg, you’ve come to the right place. Manchester City take a commanding four-nil aggregate lead to Etihad Stadium. The second leg will be televised and streamed across the United States....
- Wed Mar 7 10:36 AM
Champions League Tactics: How Crucial Is Ederson? Vitalfootball: Man City: 07/03/2018 10:36:43 Since his Manchester City arrival Ederson Moraes has, in my mind been a breath of fresh air.
- Wed Mar 7 7:45 AM
VMC Preview: Manchester City v FC Basel Vitalfootball: Man City: 07/03/2018 07:45:56 A lot was made last season that Pep failed to take his team beyond the round of 16 for the first time ever and whilst this may have been newsworthy to some.
Bitter and Blue
- Wed Mar 7 2:09 AM
City look to go through the formality of the second leg without any troubles on their road to the quarter-finals Manchester City vs FC Basel Competition/Round : 2017-18 UEFA Champions League , Round of 16 2nd leg First leg result : Manchester City 4-0 FC Basel Man City team news : Fernandinho (do...
- Tue Mar 6 7:45 PM
Done deal: Manchester City striker completes Shakhtar Donetsk move - originally posted on Sportslens.com Shakhtar Donetsk have confirmed the signing of Manchester City striker Olarenwaju Kayode on loan until the end of the season. The 2016/17 Austrian League top scorer and other facts about the n...
- Tue Mar 6 5:05 PM
Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Manchester City can’t yet consider themselves the equal of Barcelona or Real Madrid, City manager Pep Guardiola has insisted despite a stunning season that has seen his side installed as Champions League favourites. The runaway Premier League leaders will secur...
- Tue Mar 6 4:57 PM
Man City want £60m star in summer, would be the ideal replacement for club legend - originally posted on Sportslens.com Manchester City are interested in signing the Brazilian playmaker Jorginho at the end of this season. The 26-year-old has been in sensational form for Napoli and it will be inte...
Bitter and Blue
- Tue Mar 6 3:56 PM
AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAHHHHHHHHH!!!!!! The most colorful character and one of the most talented players in the Manchester City squad is back. After missing almost eight months recovering from a cruciate ligament injury, Benjamin Mendy has return to training ahead of Wednesday’s Champions...
- Tue Mar 6 2:40 PM
Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola insisted he will live by the English Football Association’s (FA) rules even if he doesn’t agree with an FA charge for wearing a yellow ribbon in support of imprisoned pro-independence campaigners in his native Catalonia. On...
- Tue Mar 6 1:54 PM
Pep's Press Conference Live (Man City v Basel) Vitalfootball: Man City: 06/03/2018 13:54:24 Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola and midfield maestro Ilkay Gundogan held their Champions League press conference ahead of tomorrow evenings last 16 second leg tie against FC Basel.
- Tue Mar 6 12:42 PM
Manchester City v Basel Match Officials (07/03/18) Vitalfootball: Man City: 06/03/2018 12:42:07 UEFA has appointed Czech Republic's Pavel Kralovec to referee Wednesday nights Champions League last 16 second leg tie between Manchester City and Basel.
- Tue Mar 6 11:25 AM
London (AFP) – N’Golo Kante did not feature in Chelsea’s match against Premier League leaders Manchester City at the weekend after fainting at the club’s training ground, reports said on Tuesday. The Daily Telegraph newspaper said shocked team-mates feared the France international had suffered a...
- Tue Mar 6 10:09 AM
Has Hazard Now Had Enough at Chelsea? Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 06/03/2018 10:09:41 On Sunday, against Manchester City, Eden Hazard
cut a very isolated figure.
- Tue Mar 6 9:32 AM
Man City v Basel Live Streams & Global TV Coverage Vitalfootball: Man City: 06/03/2018 09:32:56 Manchester City return to Champions League action on Wednesday with a first leg four goal advantage over Basel. But, if you haven't got Etihad tickets and you live overseas..
- Tue Mar 6 6:52 AM
Antonio Conte has come under fire for Chelsea's defensive approach in a 1-0 loss at Manchester City. Some of the criticism is justified. But n
- Tue Mar 6 1:25 AM
Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Sergio Aguero
’s next goal will his 200th for Manchester City, but it is the Argentine’s willingness to do much more than just score that has won the confidence of his manager Pep Guardiola. The Catalan embraced Aguero in a bear hug as he left the pitch having r...
- Tue Mar 6 12:48 AM
The month of February saw six matches break the 1 million viewer mark with 3 of them coming on February 10. Manchester City and Leicester City kicked things off by drawing a total of 1.245 million viewers on NBC and Universo, which ranked as the fourth most-watched soccer match of 2018. Later tha...
- Mon Mar 5 8:20 PM
London (AFP) – Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has admitted a charge from the Football Association for wearing a political symbol, the English governing body announced on Monday. Guardiola has said he wears a yellow ribbon to support imprisoned pro-independence politicians in his native Cat...
- Mon Mar 5 7:42 PM
Everton looking to land highly rated Man City man, the fans will love this - originally posted on Sportslens.com Everton are looking to bring in a new manager at the end of the season and Manchester City coach Mikel Arteta has been identified as a target. The former Everton midfielder has been a...
- Mon Mar 5 5:15 PM
London (AFP) – Manchester City defender Benjamin Mendy has stepped up his recovery from a long-term knee injury by returning to training with the Premier League leaders. City released photographs of the France left-back participating in a session with his team-mates on Monday. Mendy, 23, who has...
- Mon Mar 5 1:58 PM
Giggity (IIkay) Gundogan Vitalfootball: Man City: 05/03/2018 13:58:41 This is a headline I thought I would never write, never mind think of.
- Mon Mar 5 12:31 PM
They Say You Only Miss Something When It's Gone Vitalfootball: Man City: 05/03/2018 12:31:58 We all live in the moment when something or someone you take for granted is gone, and gone forever, what do you do?
- Mon Mar 5 10:40 AM
Oleksandr Zinchenko - The Boy Who Had A Dream Vitalfootball: Man City: 05/03/2018 10:40:19 Two summers ago Manchester City spent less than £2m for an unknown Ukraine midfielder from an unknown Russian Premier League team.
Bitter and Blue
- Mon Mar 5 9:46 AM
City made Chelsea look downright pedestrian in an easier win than the score would indicate. Can someone go wake up Ederson? I’m pretty sure he’s still asleep on his goal at the stadium. I’m just being cheeky obviously, but Ederson probably could have dozed off for most of this game and nothing wo...
- Mon Mar 5 9:00 AM
Chelsea were beaten by Manchester City for the second time this season in one of the worst Chelsea performances I have ever seen. I have not read anyone else’s post-match reports, I have not tuned in to hear what the post-match debate was after the final whistle blew and I have purposely kept my...
- Sun Mar 4 10:36 PM
The Ped Report City 1-0 Chelsea Vitalfootball: Man City: 04/03/2018 22:36:23 City Hammer Chelsea 1-0!
- Sun Mar 4 7:40 PM
Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Chelsea manager Antonio Conte conceded his side were powerless against an “unstoppable” Manchester City who opened up an 18-point Premier League lead with a 1-0 home win on Sunday. Bernardo Silva scored the only goal of the match 35 seconds into the second half...
Bitter and Blue
- Sun Mar 4 7:30 PM
The Premier League leaders made the champions look like a relegation side and took another major step towards the title Manchester City took another major step towards the Premier League title with one of their most dominant performances of the entire season. And how great it is that they did it...
- Sun Mar 4 7:21 PM
Man City ready to sign versatile 14-goal star, Spurs target would be a cracking addition - originally posted on Sportslens.com Manchester City are interested in signing the highly rated Fulham defender Ryan Sessegnon. The Championship star is a target for Premier League outfits Manchester United...
- Sun Mar 4 7:05 PM
Chelsea’s immediate fears were realized on Sunday. Manchester City’s 1-0 victory over the Blues at the Etihad Stadium might not have been as comprehensive as the runaway Premier League leaders’ other big scalps this season, but it was nonetheless a pronouncement of the value of one person and the...
- Sun Mar 4 6:10 PM
Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Manchester City’s relentless run towards the Premier League title continued as they opened up an 18-point lead by inflicting more damage on Chelsea’s chances of a top-four finish with a 1-0 home win on Sunday. Bernardo Silva scored the only goal of the match 3...
- Sun Mar 4 3:12 PM
Manchester City v Chelsea - Team-Sheets Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 04/03/2018 15:12:53 Chelsea are up in the north-west this Sunday afternoon, taking on the Champions-elect Manchester City.
Bitter and Blue
- Sun Mar 4 1:33 PM
Join us as the leaders welcome the champions to the Etihad! Welcome to Premier League Sunday! Manchester City are back home for a Premier League game for the first time in a while, and what a big game it is: they welcome defending champions Chelsea to the Etihad, and while Antonio Conte’s Blues a...
- Sun Mar 4 1:02 PM
Manchester City can take one step closer to the EPL title with a win over Chelsea. Manchester City are on a roll, cruising their way towards the Premier League title, with seemingly no one in any position to stop them any time soon. Chelsea will be hoping to at least slow them down on Sunday, as...
- Sun Mar 4 9:31 AM
Match Day Moments - Manchester City (a) Vitalfootball: Chelsea: 04/03/2018 09:31:29 Chelsea face a tough test at the Etihad Stadium this afternoon when they face the runaway leaders of the Premier League and Champions elect, Manchester City.
Bitter and Blue
- Sun Mar 4 3:34 AM
Pep, Conte, De Bruyne, Hazard. This should be fun. Manchester City (1st, 75pts) vs Chelsea (5th, 53pts) Competition/Round : 2017-18 Premier League, Matchday 29 Man City team news : Benjamin Mendy (out), Fernandinho (out), Fabian Delph (suspended), Raheem Sterling (doubtful), Kyle Walker (doubtful...
Bitter and Blue
- Sun Mar 4 12:00 AM
City made Arsenal fans feel even worse, if that is even possible at this point. Pep Guardiola and Manchester City murdered Arsenal on Sunday in the League Cup Final, and then spent about three days reviving them before murdering them again on Thursday in Premier League play. The scary part about...