- Fri Aug 31 10:30 PM
From toilets with no doors and ‘the Temple of Doom’, City have made other top clubs fearful of an era of dominance at home and in Europe It was the look on Mark Hughes’s face that lingered in the memory. His first press conference since that seminal day – 1 September 2008 – when Manchester City c...
- Fri Aug 31 4:01 PM
So excellent are Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City that last week’s dropping of two points at Wolves may be the last time they do so for a while. Rafael
Benítez’s struggling Newcastle United (1 point from 3 games) could be the latest team to suffer before the Etihad Stadium crowd. Jamie Jackson Sat...
- Thu Aug 30 8:41 PM
• Spurs handed tough draw against Barcelona and Internazionale • Liverpool meet PSG and Napoli; Manchester City play Lyon The Champions League draw dealt José Mourinho an unwelcome visit from Cristiano Ronaldo
while Tottenham and Liverpool have fiendishly difficult tasks ahead to escape their res...
- Thu Aug 30 9:18 AM
Liverpool on harder side of Thursday’s draw Manchester City, Manchester United and Spurs also involved Liverpool, runners-up in the Champions League last season, will be in pot three in Thursday afternoon’s group-stage draw after Benfica saw off Paok Thessaloniki in the play-offs. Had Benfica los...
- Mon Aug 27 8:58 AM
Arsenal’s defence requires urgent attention; Bournemouth cannot keep relying on their powers of recovery; Wolves’ Rui Patricio has produced an early contender for save of the season Arsenal’s defending against West Ham was a shambles. Their back four were constantly disconnected while the midfiel...
- Sun Aug 26 10:30 PM
Contained but courageous, Nuno Espírito Santo’s tactics posed Pep Guardiola’s champions serious problems at Molineux To give an idea of how well Wolves played on Saturday, Pep Guardiola did not seem especially upset that his side took only a point against them. That is Manchester City: best team...
- Sun Aug 26 9:04 PM
Your weekend round-up of the best photography from England’s top flight The Dozen archive Continue reading
- Sun Aug 26 8:30 AM
Roberts will take on Real Madrid and Barcelona as Girona’s latest Manchester City loanee but the relationship between the two clubs isn’t always straightforward Patrick Roberts did not have to wait long. Announced as Girona’s first brand new summer signing in a short statement late last Thursday...
- Sat Aug 25 5:56 PM
Pep Guardiola joked that he would rather play newly promoted teams later in the season and paid tribute to Wolves, after Manchester City were held to a 1-1 draw at Molineux. City hit the post three times but were unable to find a winner Continue reading
- Sat Aug 25 2:45 PM
It says much for Wolverhampton Wanderers that the last time Manchester City endured a match as frustrating as this away from home in the Premier League was in February. Pep Guardiola’s side had racked up seven successive top flight wins on their travels since drawing at Burnley six months ago but...
- Sat Aug 25 11:57 AM
Live updates from the 12.30pm (BST) kick-off Guardiola says City players ‘are not in the best condition’ Send Scott an email with your thoughts 11.57am BST Pep speaks! “My English is not good, because I didn’t complain about our physical condition, which is good, knowing the part of the season th...