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Bitter and Blue - Wed Sep 6 9:00 AM
Evans stays positive after not moving to Manchester and will continue to work hard on his game Jonny Evans almost moved to Manchester City from West Bromwich Albion on Deadline Day, but the Blues were never able to sell Eliaquim Mangala to fund their £30 million bid to West Brom. Many fans raised...
Bitter and Blue - Wed Sep 6 7:42 AM
Fantastic news! David Silva is already a Manchester City legend, but he’s still interested in playing for the Blues a little more. According to a report from the excellent Sam Lee of Goal , City and Silva have been in talks since July to extend the Spaniard’s contract for an extra year, which wou...
Bitter and Blue - Wed Sep 6 5:42 AM
The former United man was one of the people who convinced Bernardo to move to Manchester One of the many signings Manchester City made this summer was Portuguese playmaker Bernardo Silva, who joined the club from AS Monaco. Bernardo was training with Portugal for the Confederations Cup before the...
Bitter and Blue - Wed Sep 6 3:33 AM
That’s a plane full of Brazilian internationals who are Premier League stars! Hora de ir pra casa ! ⚽️ @fernandinho @willianborges88 @ederson93 @roberto_firmino @phil.coutinho A post shared by Gabriel Jesus (@dejesusoficial) on Sep 5, 2017 at 6:36pm PDT Gabriel Jesus wrapped up another week of in...
Bitter and Blue - Tue Sep 5 11:57 PM
In what was an entertaining affair in Colombia, the two Blues on the pitch couldn’t give Brazil the victory Brazil dropped points in the World Cup Qualifiers for the first time since new manager Tite took over in 2016. It was a hard-fought match against a good Colombia side that finished with a 1...
Bitter and Blue - Tue Sep 5 9:38 PM
Fernandinho starts, Gabriel Jesus is on the bench Se liga na escalação da #SeleçãoBrasileira para o jogo de daqui a pouco! #GigantesPorNatureza ❌ - 17h30 pic.twitter.com/WOfOZHOLqO — CBF Futebol (@CBF_Futebol) September 5, 2017 Manchester City midfielder Fernandinho has been named in the Brazil s...
Bitter and Blue - Tue Sep 5 9:38 PM
WHAT A STRIKE BY THE BALD MAGICIAN! David Silva is already an amazing player for Manchester City , but he has been in truly special form for Spain . Since Julen Lopetegui took over as manager after EURO 2016, Silva has started all 12 matches and scored nine goals, and his latest goal is a peach....
Bitter and Blue - Tue Sep 5 6:30 PM
Gabriel Jesus and Fernandinho represent Manchester City as Brazil play a tough World Cup Qualifier in Colombia The international break ends today!!!! YAAAAAAAAAAAAY! It’s only a matter of few days before Manchester City return to action, but we still get to watch a few Blues in international duty...
Bitter and Blue - Tue Sep 5 2:22 PM
The Blues see a future for Paddy and Celtic could not convince them to sell Patrick Roberts has returned to Celtic FC on loan this season after a very successful spell last year. Brendan Rodgers opened up recently about his attempt to complete a permanent deal for the young Manchester City winger...
Bitter and Blue - Tue Sep 5 1:01 PM
La Liga sent an official complaint to UEFA but City will avoid trouble Manchester City and the words Financial Fair Play have always been bandied around by clubs in Europe and England. This time it was La Liga who presented an official complaint to UEFA to investigate both Manchester City and Par...
Bitter and Blue - Tue Sep 5 5:00 AM
With their best football still ahead of them, City are looking for the right formula to maximize their potential. We have seen Manchester City feature a 3-5-2 formation throughout the preseason and first two games in the Premier League before switching to a 4-3-3 against AFC Bournemouth . This is...
Bitter and Blue - Mon Sep 4 9:38 PM
England won again, and it was boring again England have taken a giant step towards a place in the World Cup next year thanks to a 2-1 World Cup Qualifier win over Slovakia that gave the Three Lions a five-point advantage in first place with only two matches to go. Kyle Walker was the Manchester C...
Bitter and Blue - Mon Sep 4 9:31 PM
WHAT A LEGEND England played a somewhat boring World Cup Qualifier against Slovakia at Wembley Stadium on Monday, with the Three Lions winning 2-1 with goals from Eric Dier and Marcus Rashford in a match that won’t be in our memories for too long. Leave it to Dele Alli to make this an unforgettab...
Bitter and Blue - Mon Sep 4 7:03 PM
Bring home the win, Kyle! TEAM NEWS! Two changes for the #ThreeLions as @MarcusRashford and @ericdier come into the side: pic.twitter.com/JPqcL4FuOG — England (@England) September 4, 2017 Kyle Walker has been named in the England starting lineup for tonight’s World Cup Qualifier against Slovakia...
Bitter and Blue - Mon Sep 4 5:23 PM
Kyle Walker is one of the Manchester City stars in action for England in a crucial World Cup Qualifier at Wembley We’re getting closer and closer to the end of the World Cup Qualifiers in Europe and England are looking to get automatic qualification to next year’s tournament in Russia , and a few...
Bitter and Blue - Mon Sep 4 3:04 PM
Pep Guardiola has named 21 players in the squad for the new European season Manchester City announced on Monday a 21-man squad for the new season of the UEFA Champions League. All the senior players in the current first team squad are part of what UEFA call the A List, and the full A List is belo...
Bitter and Blue - Mon Sep 4 1:04 PM
City have been the biggest spenders of this window, and La Liga don’t like it The summer transfer window is now officially over, and Manchester City once again were the top spenders in Europe. The Blues invested a reported £215 million in signings, including a £110 million-plus spent on full-back...
Bitter and Blue - Sun Sep 3 10:29 PM
It was a successful Sunday of World Cup Qualifiers for Manchester City players Two Manchester City players were in action with their national teams on Sunday’s World Cup Qualifying matches, and it was a successful day for Kevin De Bruyne’s Belgium and Bernardo Silva’s Portugal. For Belgium, the j...
Bitter and Blue - Sun Sep 3 7:26 PM
Bring home the win, Bernardo! Este é o nosso 11 inicial para o jogo com a Hungria. Vamos a isto! #TeamPortugal #HUNPOR pic.twitter.com/y3xni3mExb — Portugal (@selecaoportugal) September 3, 2017 Bernardo Silva has been named on the bench and represents Manchester City in today’s World Cup Qualifie...
Bitter and Blue - Sun Sep 3 6:47 PM
Bring home the win, lads! 11 Courtois, Meunier, Alderweireld, Vermaelen, Vertonghen (c), Dembele, Fellaini, De Bruyne, Carrasco, Mertens, R. Lukaku #GREBEL ⚽ — BelgianRedDevils (@BelRedDevils) September 3, 2017 Kevin De Bruyne has been named in the Belgium starting lineup and will represent Manch...
Bitter and Blue - Sun Sep 3 5:34 PM
Bernardo Silva represents Manchester City as Portugal look to get one step closer to the World Cup With the World Cup Qualifiers coming to an end, some nations are already booking their place in Russia next year, and one Manchester City star could get one step closer to the World Cup today. Berna...
Bitter and Blue - Sun Sep 3 5:34 PM
Kevin De Bruyne and Vincent Kompany could book a place in next year’s World Cup with two games to go The World Cup Qualifiers in Europe only come to an end next month (at least before the Playoffs start), but two Manchester City stars could confirm a place in Russia today . Kevin De Bruyne and Vi...
Bitter and Blue - Sat Sep 2 10:09 PM
What a performance from Spain! In what was built as a blockbuster encounter of two giant footballing nations, what we saw was a beatdown. Spain absolutely destroyed Italy in their World Cup Qualifier on Saturday night in Madrid, and Manchester City ’s David Silva didn’t even need to shine as he u...
Bitter and Blue - Sat Sep 2 6:50 PM
David Silva represents Manchester City in a blockbuster World Cup Qualifier in Madrid The international break is really boring for football fans that have to wait two weeks to see their teams play again, but there are a few matches that make the international break worth. One of them happens toda...
Bitter and Blue - Sat Sep 2 6:42 PM
Bring home the win, David! OFICIAL | ¡Este es nuestro ONCE! ¡A POR ELLOS! ¡A POR LA VICTORIA! #VamosEspaña pic.twitter.com/Qx6nwIN2OG — Selección Española (@SeFutbol) September 2, 2017 David Silva starts for Spain in their giant World Cup Qualifier against Italy in Madrid. The Manchester City mag...
Bitter and Blue - Fri Sep 1 10:12 PM
A good win for England! It wasn’t the greatest game of football we’ve ever seen, but England did the job and beat Malta away from home thanks to goals from Harry Kane (2), Ryan Bertrand and Danny Welbeck . The Three Lions weren’t very good for most of the match, but scored the goals in the second...
Bitter and Blue - Fri Sep 1 7:13 PM
Hart, Walker and Sterling start! Here's how the #ThreeLions line up in Malta! pic.twitter.com/9b3x17oKwH — England (@England) September 1, 2017 Manager Gareth Southgate has named tonight’s England side for the World Cup Qualifier against Malta , and three Manchester City players will be in action...
Bitter and Blue - Fri Sep 1 5:18 PM
Kyle Walker and three other Manchester City stars will look to give England a big win on the road to Russia The international break is terrible for football fans who eagerly await the return of their clubs to action, but many Manchester City stars are in action for important games with their nati...
Bitter and Blue - Fri Sep 1 5:00 AM
All the ins and outs at the Etihad. The 2017 summer transfer window is officially closed. Manchester City were very busy throughout the signing period, and you may have lost track of all the deals that happened over the last two months. Worry not, we have you covered! PLAYERS IN (First Team Squad...
Bitter and Blue - Fri Sep 1 4:31 AM
Jesus once again was one of the stars of the show Manchester City young superstar Gabriel Jesus featured for the whole 90 minutes on Thursday’s World Cup Qualifier between Brazil and Ecuador at the Arena Grêmio in Porto Alegre. The Seleção dominated the match and counted on a goal from Paulinho t...
Bitter and Blue - Fri Sep 1 4:03 AM
Gabriel Jesus is a star, y’all Gol de Philippe Coutinho! Brasil 2x0 Equador (siga: @HTE__Sports ) pic.twitter.com/BGqpAKYqMZ — Siga: @HTE__sports (@GolsHTE) September 1, 2017 Manchester City striker Gabriel Jesus was one of the stars of Brazil ’s win over Ecuador in the World Cup Qualifiers on Th...
Bitter and Blue - Fri Sep 1 1:39 AM
Gabriel Jesus is in action for Brazil, and you should watch it Manchester City won’t be back in action until the second Saturday of September when they face Liverpool in the Premier League, but some of the Blues’ biggest stars are in action with their national teams. One of those stars is Gabriel...
Bitter and Blue - Fri Sep 1 12:14 AM
Thanks for a memory or two, Bony! It’s officially official: Wilfried Bony has joined Swansea City on a permanent transfer from Manchester City . The Swans paid a £12 million fee to complete the transfer, and Bony has signed a three-year contract with the Welsh club. Welcome back, @wilfriedbony !...
Bitter and Blue - Thu Aug 31 11:16 PM
It’s not official yet, but it will be Wilfried Bony will indeed be a Swansea City player by the end of Deadline Day. After what appears to be an eight-hour medical, Bony took to Instagram to thank Manchester City and Stoke City fans and announced he was returning to Swansea. THANK YOU TO THE FANS...
Bitter and Blue - Thu Aug 31 8:25 PM
That’s clearly not happening, then This Deadline Day has been very depressing for Manchester City , and now we can say it’s almost officially terrible. According to Paul Hirst of the Times, the Blues have ruled out signing West Bromwich Albion captain Jonny Evans . Evans to MCFC definitely not ha...
Bitter and Blue - Thu Aug 31 7:43 PM
What looked like a glorious day for City will end in disappointment Unless something crazy happens over the next few hours, Manchester City will not be able to complete the two deals they wanted to on Deadline Day. According to James Ducker of the Telegraph, City won’t be able to complete the tra...
Bitter and Blue - Thu Aug 31 7:21 PM
It was only a dream For a while it seemed like Manchester City pulled off a major signing on Deadline Day, but apparently they won’t. Arsenal will not sell Alexis Sánchez without a replacement, and City have given up on the Chilean’s chase despite having agreed a £60 million deal with the Gunners...
Bitter and Blue - Thu Aug 31 7:21 PM
Another Deadline Day blow for the Blues? Manchester City wanted to sign Jonny Evans from West Bromwich Albion , so they were hoping to sell Eliaquim Mangala to Crystal Palace to have enough funds for the Evans deal. But Mangala is refusing to join Palace , and another development is hurting City...
Bitter and Blue - Thu Aug 31 6:32 PM
The player is making things very tough for the Blues Manchester City looked set to sell Eliaquim Mangala to Crystal Palace today, but the player continues to make things tough for the Blues. Mangala only wants to join Inter Milan, and even though City and Palace have agreed a £23 million deal for...
Bitter and Blue - Thu Aug 31 6:21 PM
Good luck, Jason! It’s now official: Jason Denayer is leaving Manchester City and will spend next season on loan at Galatasaray. Best of luck to @Jasondenayer who has joined @Galatasaray on a season-long loan. #mancity MORE: https://t.co/QafpWUHwB7 pic.twitter.com/o5pSCDEQ08 — Manchester City (@M...
Bitter and Blue - Thu Aug 31 4:48 PM
OH, COME ON!!!!!!!!!!!! The Alexis Sánchez saga has just taken a major turn, and it’s not good news for Manchester City . Arsenal have decided to keep the Chilean after learning they won’t have enough time to complete a deal with AS Monaco for Thomas Lemar, according to David Hytner of the Guardi...
Bitter and Blue - Thu Aug 31 4:38 PM
Good luck, Jadon! The first official bit of business from Manchester City on Deadline Day is the sale of Academy star Jadon Sancho to Borussia Dortmund , who have captured the signing of the 17-year-old striker for a reported £10 million transfer fee. City have included a sell-on clause in Sancho...
Bitter and Blue - Thu Aug 31 4:37 PM
This deal is key for Alexis Sánchez to join Manchester City. PLEASE HAPPEN! The key to Manchester City signing Alexis Sánchez lies in Arsenal signing a replacement for the Chilean. Arsenal are targeting Thomas Lemar from AS Monaco, and according to Sky Sports the Gunners have made a giant offer o...
Bitter and Blue - Thu Aug 31 4:09 PM
According to reports in Alexis’ home country, he’ll be joining City today With every new development, it looks even more likely that Alexis Sánchez will be a Manchester City player by the end of the summer transfer window. The Arsenal superstar is currently in Chile to play a World Cup Qualifier...
Bitter and Blue - Thu Aug 31 3:48 PM
West Brom are looking at signing Marc Wilson from Bournemouth. Does this deal open the door for Evans to join Manchester City? As Manchester City continue to sign Jonny Evans from West Bromwich Albion , their chase might boosted by a piece of business the Baggies are looking to. According to Paul...
Bitter and Blue - Thu Aug 31 3:32 PM
It’s done! It’s done! Eliaquim Mangala will move to Selhurst Park after Cyrstal Palace and Manchester City agreed a deal worth up to £23 million, according to a report from the Daily Mail. BREAKING: Crystal Palace agree £18m deal for Man City's Eliaquim Mangala https://t.co/qbGjBlzmkG pic.twitter...
Bitter and Blue - Thu Aug 31 3:01 PM
IT’S FREAKING HAPPENING!!!! IT’S HAPPENING!!!! According to a report from the Daily Mirror, Arsenal have agreed in principle to a £60 million bid from Manchester City for striker Alexis Sánchez. EXCLUSIVE: Arsenal accept Manchester City's £60million offer for Alexis Sanchez #deadlineday https://t...
Bitter and Blue - Thu Aug 31 2:39 PM
Is he really going to Palace, then? It looks as though Eliaquim Mangala is staying in England but still leaving Manchester City . According to a report from TransferMarketWeb (or TMW), the Blues have rejected a loan offer from Inter Milan for the French defender and ended the Italian club’s hopes...
Bitter and Blue - Thu Aug 31 2:14 PM
Arsenal are still hoping to get a replacement before the deal is completed Manchester City continue to try hard to make a deal for Arsenal superstar Alexis Sánchez, and according to multiple reports a second bid has been submitted by the Blues. BREAKING: @ManCity have submitted a second bid to @A...
Bitter and Blue - Thu Aug 31 2:14 PM
OH. MY. GOODNESS. After asking for a few hours to think about it, it seems as though Eliaquim Mangala has made a decision about his future and gave Manchester City the green light to accept a £20 million offer from Crystal Palace for the French defender, at least according to the London Evening S...
Bitter and Blue - Thu Aug 31 1:52 PM
THIS IS REALLY HAPPENING It looks as though Wilfried Bony will no longer be a Manchester City player at the end of the summer transfer window. According to Sky Sports, the Ivory Coast international is set for a medical at Swansea City after a £12 million fee was agreed earlier today . Wilfried Bo...
Bitter and Blue - Thu Aug 31 1:20 PM
The young attacker declined a professional contract with the Blues and is headed to Germany The biggest star of the Manchester City Academy is moving to Germany. Attacker Jadon Sancho is set to join Borussia Dortmund on a permanent transfer, according to Gary Jacob of the Times and Jack Pitt-Broo...
Bitter and Blue - Thu Aug 31 1:18 PM
Mangala will think about it for a few hours. There’s not much time! Eliaquim Mangala is in demand. The Manchester City defender has offers from Inter Milan (loan), West Bromwich Albion (in exchange for Jonny Evans ) and Crystal Palace (£23 million bid), and City want him to move to Palace and hav...
Bitter and Blue - Thu Aug 31 1:18 PM
YAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAY! Manchester City fans can now rejoice. If a report from the BBC is accurate, the Blues have finally found a way to get Wilfried Bony off the books. Paul Hirst of the Times also confirms the deal. BREAKING: Swansea have agreed a £12m fee with Manchester City to sign Wilfried...
Bitter and Blue - Thu Aug 31 11:54 AM
The Gunners want a replacement, and they want one from City Manchester City continue their pursuit of Arsenal superstar Alexis Sánchez, but things have been made a little difficult thanks to Arsenal’s incompetence. The Gunners have known for months that Alexis would not sign a new contract and wa...
Bitter and Blue - Thu Aug 31 11:52 AM
The Manchester City defender is moving to Turkey on loan Manchester City defender Jason Denayer rejected offers from seven different teams across Europe during this transfer window in order to return to Galatasaray on loan, and the Turkish club announced on Wednesday that they were in talks with...
Bitter and Blue - Thu Aug 31 11:33 AM
Mangala is key to the Jonny Evans chase, but the player is making things difficult Manchester City were given a major boost in their chase for Jonny Evans thanks to a £23 million bid from Crystal Palace for Eliaquim Mangala that will give the Blues enough funds to sign the West Browmich Albion ca...
Bitter and Blue - Thu Aug 31 3:25 AM
It’s The Sun, so we have no idea if it’s true. If it is, things get interesting! Eliaquim Mangala is all of a sudden a very in-demand player as we approach Deadline Day and teams are looking to add to their defense. Manchester City want him gone, but they want him to go to West Bromwich Albion so...
Bitter and Blue - Thu Aug 31 1:30 AM
Manchester City are set for a very busy end to this summer’s transfer window, and this is the place where you can keep track of every deal!
Bitter and Blue - Thu Aug 31 12:05 AM
Bony looked set to return to his former club, but Verona are looking to gazump the deal Manchester City striker Wilfried Bony looked set to return to Swansea City with a deal worth £13 million set to be completed on Deadline Day, but one club from Italy are looking to hijack the whole thing. Hell...
Bitter and Blue - Thu Aug 31 12:03 AM
Mangala really wants a move to Italy, but City have other ideas Eliaquim Mangala looks set to depart Manchester City this summer even though the squad is short at the center-back position, and the Frenchman looked set to join Inter Milan a few weeks ago. But the Italian club only want Mangala on...