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The Sun - Mon Oct 2 7:35 PM
ALEXIS SANCHEZ has received two offers. One from Manchester City and the other from Paris Saint-Germain. And Arsenal team-mate is close to joining forces with Manchester United. Well, that’s the lowdown according to El Confidencial. And respected European and Latin soccer journalist followed up t...
The Sun - Mon Oct 2 6:09 PM
CESC FABREGAS reckons Chelsea lost to Manchester City because they were knackered from clocking up the miles. Boss Antonio Conte moaned in midweek about his side having to play on Saturday night instead of on Sunday. The Blues landed back in the UK at 5am on Thursday after their European win over...
The Sun - Mon Oct 2 5:06 PM
SAMIR NASRI has ruled out returning to Marseille to play for the club where he cut his teeth and is not convinced by their ambitions plans to compete with Paris Saint Germain. He started his career in his hometown club, before moving across the channel and signing for Arsenal in 2008, but is not...
The Sun - Mon Oct 2 1:50 PM
ENGLAND players took a helicopter home after their last win at Wembley. Manchester City stars John Stones and Kyle Walker were among the northern-based players who opted to fly back. Gareth Southgate gave his blessing to some of his squad skipping the coach journey from London after beating Slova...
The Sun - Mon Oct 2 12:23 PM
MANCHESTER CITY star Leroy Sane is officially quicker than a T-Rex. The German international, 21, clocked up the fastest speed of and Premier League player against Chelsea on Saturday. Sane peaked at 22.05mph in the vital 1-0 win away to Antonio Conte’s Blues at Stamford Bridge in the tea-time ki...
The Sun - Mon Oct 2 10:38 AM
PREMIER LEAGUE clubs are scrambling to follow Manchester City’s lead in using a new fitness device. Irish inventor Noel Marshall’s BackBaller has been introduced at 13 clubs, with the Citizens the first to incorporate it at their state-of-the-art HQ. The former athlete – who saw a promising caree...
The Sun - Mon Oct 2 8:46 AM
JOE HART has revealed he left Manchester City as he wasn’t going to be given a fair fight under Pep Guardiola. The 30-year-old was deemed not good enough by Pep Guardiola took charge of the Citizens last summer, and instantly was told he is not part of his plans. Hart was shipped to join Serie …
The Sun - Sun Oct 1 11:25 PM
MANCHESTER CITY were simply magnificent at Chelsea on Saturday. While much is being made of the attacking riches they have on display there is one man at the other end of the pitch who has become key. When keeper Joe Hart was exiled shortly after boss Pep Guardiola’s arrival, eyebrows were raised...
The Sun - Sun Oct 1 10:36 PM
THE tell-tale signs are there. There is a confidence, a swagger, a twinkle in the eye when managers jabber away after a win as significant as this one. They stick around a bit longer for post-match interviews, playing to the gallery as they explain in great detail how they outwitted the champion...
The Sun - Sun Oct 1 10:30 PM
ANTONIO CONTE admits Chelsea will find it tough to defend their Premier League title after slipping six points behind leaders Manchester City. The Blues lost ground after Kevin De Bruyne’s winner gave City a 1-0 win at Stamford Bridge. Boss Conte admitted: “I see the commitment every day but to d...
The Sun - Sun Oct 1 2:08 PM
BORUSSIA DORTMUND talisman Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has confirmed that he is not interested in a transfer to Manchester City. The 28-year-old considered a move to the Chinese Super League over the summer, despite interest from a host of Premier League clubs. However, the Gabon captain opted to s...
The Sun - Sun Oct 1 1:41 PM
KEVIN DE BRUYNE returned to Stamford Bridge to score the match winner in Manchester City’s 1-0 victory over Chelsea. Blues boss Antonio Conte hailed the Belgian with praise after the bout and questioned his club’s decision to offload the 26-year-old. De Bruyne’s 67th minute strike secured three p...
The Sun - Sun Oct 1 12:59 PM
PEP GUARDIOLA has taken a swipe at title rivals Tottenham – brandishing them as ‘the Harry Kane team’. The Manchester City boss has made a sly dig at Spurs after their star man netted another brace in their 4-0 win over Huddersfield Town. City – who sit top of the table after their 1-0 away …
The Sun - Sat Sep 30 11:55 PM
REVENGE was on the menu at Stamford Bridge last night as Kevin De Bruyne proved a point to Chelsea. De Bruyne kept Manchester City level at the top of the Premier League with the crucial goal against his old team – and showed why they were wrong to sell him. “Chelsea reject, ” was the ironic …
The Sun - Sat Sep 30 10:30 PM
ILKAY GUNDOGAN has revealed how witnessing the aftermath of the Manchester Arena terror atrocity made him determined to stand by the people of his adopted city. The suicide bombing that claimed the lives of 22 innocent children and adults happened just a few hundred yards from the flat Gundogan m...
The Sun - Sat Sep 30 9:55 PM
CAR crash footie ace Sergio Aguero is reeling from a split with his pop star lover. The Manchester City hot shot, 29, who broke a rib in the smash, is said to have drifted apart from 31-year-old Karina Tejeda. Karina, known as The Little Princess in their Argentinian homeland, and Aguero had been...
The Sun - Sat Sep 30 8:29 PM
KEVIN DE BRUYNE scored the winner as Manchester City beat Chelsea – as the London club were reminded of what they once had. Chelsea sold De Bruyne under the stewardship of Jose Mourinho back in January 2014 to Wolsburg, yet now he is arguably one of the best midfielders in the Premier League. And...
The Sun - Sat Sep 30 8:26 PM
KEVIN DE BRUYNE says Manchester City have made him a better player after he was sent out with the rubbish by Chelsea. De Bruyne was dumped by the Blues after hardly getting a chance to prove himself before he was allowed to leave for Wolfsburg. But since his move to the Etihad Stadium his game …
The Sun - Sat Sep 30 7:55 PM
THIS WILL go down as the moment Chelsea came up short in the title race. As Alvaro Morata trudged off the pitch forlornly, rubbing his sore hamstring ten minutes before half time, the Premier League champions visibly wilted. It should have been the great leveller. Manchester City minus Sergio Agu...
The Sun - Sat Sep 30 7:52 PM
MANCHESTER CITY produced a commanding display to win their big clash with Chelsea – inspired by the brilliant Kevin De Bruyne. Belgian ace De Bruyne capped a superb individual display with the stunning winning goal as Pep Guardiola’s men secured a deserved three points. City were dominant through...
The Sun - Sat Sep 30 7:23 PM
KEVIN DE BRUYNE’S stunning strike secured victory as Manchester City gave Chelsea a masterclass at Stamford Bridge. The Belgian midfielder drove home a brilliant 67th minute goal as City provided an emphatic display that shows they are serious title contenders this season. Pep Guardiola’s men com...
The Sun - Sat Sep 30 6:56 PM
KYLIAN MBAPPE has dedicated his latest Paris Saint-Germain goal to close friend and injured Manchester City star Benjamin Mendy. The young striker has been in superb form since swapping Monaco for the French capital over the summer. Victoire 6-2 contre Bordeaux 🔵🔴. Force BM22 ✌🏽✌🏽 @benmendy23 pic...
The Sun - Sat Sep 30 6:10 PM
CHELSEA have been dealt a huge injury blow as Alvaro Morata limped off against Manchester City. The in-form Spanish striker looked to have suffered a hamstring injury in the Premier League clash. He was replaced in the 34th minute by Willian, with Chelsea having no recognised striker on the pitch...
The Sun - Sat Sep 30 5:56 PM
PEP GUARDIOLA has revealed that he has ambitions of one day managing Spain in a major international tournament. The Manchester City boss, who made 47 appearances for La Roja, managed Barcelona in his homeland for four year. During his trophy-laden tenure at Barca, Guardiola won 13 trophies includ...
The Sun - Sat Sep 30 4:52 PM
SERGIO AGUERO is “selfish and unprofessional” for flying to a concert in Holland, says former Arsenal defender Martin Keown. The Argentine striker is OUT of Manchester City’s huge Premier League clash away at Chelsea today (Saturday) after breaking a rib in a car crash. He was being driven back t...
The Sun - Sat Sep 30 1:52 PM
MANCHESTER CITY wingback Danilo has named three former teammates that have stood out among the crowd – but snubbed Cristiano Ronaldo from his list. The Brazil international revealed that Neymar, Isco and Marcelo were the best players that he has played with thus far. Danilo has played alongside s...
The Sun - Sat Sep 30 1:39 PM
CHELSEA have had the footballer of the year in their ranks twice in the past three seasons. N’Golo Kante and Eden Hazard underlining that at Stamford Bridge there is a squad of supreme ability which belongs alongside the best in Europe. Throw in Alvaro Morata who cannot miss the goal at present a...
The Sun - Sat Sep 30 12:55 PM
Vincent Kompany has handed Manchester City a huge boost – by declaring his intention to quit international duty next summer. The City and Belgium captain has been sidelined by dozens of separate injuries in recent seasons, missing over two years of action. Kompany, under contract at the Etihad un...
The Sun - Sat Sep 30 11:52 AM
TODAY sees undoubtedly the biggest game of the season so far and one that could potentially be the first twist in this season’s three-horse race for the Premier League title. Manchester City’s form has been unbelievable and it’s hard to see that changing at Stamford Bridge. The sheer momentum sur...
The Sun - Sat Sep 30 11:04 AM
HOT on the heels of our incredible mid-week Champions League exploits against Atletico Madrid comes an equally if not more challenging opponent in the shape of Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City. This match is the last of a tough September that’s seen us beat Leicester, Qarabag, Nottingham Forest, S...
The Sun - Sat Sep 30 10:35 AM
SERGIO AGUERO’S father Leonel Del Castillo has hit out at the taxi driver for “speeding”, causing the crash which saw his son suffer a broken rib. The Manchester City striker was in Amsterdam to watch a concert — and was involved in a collision with a lamppost on the way back to the airport. Rep...
The Sun - Fri Sep 29 10:27 PM
ANTONIO CONTE wants Eden Hazard to be more ruthless. The Chelsea boss says his Belgian magician needs that touch of steel to be classed alongside superstars Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi. Hazard will start his first Prem game this season against Manchester City tonight. Conte said: “Sometime...
The Sun - Fri Sep 29 9:30 PM
THE numbers for Manchester City’s flying forwards this season are simply amazing. The Etihad club have banged in five, six and five goals in their last three league games. There has been loads said about Gabriel Jesus, Sergio Aguero, Kevin De Bruyne, Leroy Sane, Raheem Sterling and, yes, they’ve...
The Sun - Fri Sep 29 8:34 PM
MANCHESTER CITY hope Sergio Aguero will miss just one game after his Amsterdam car crash. The Argentine striker will be out for two to four weeks with broken ribs and is definitely sitting out of the clash against Chelsea tomorrow. But due to international break Aguero may be fit to face Stoke on...
The Sun - Fri Sep 29 6:57 PM
ARSENAL icon Alexander Hleb is confident that Alexis Sanchez will sign a new contract. The forward will become a free agent at the end of the season unless he extends his current deal. But after a failed move to Manchester City on deadline day, there’s every chance Sanchez could be leaving Arsena...
The Sun - Fri Sep 29 6:53 PM
SERGIO AGUERO has revealed his taxi made a wrong turn before crashing into a pole in Amsterdam on Thursday night. The 29-year-old has been ruled out of the Chelsea clash on Saturday, and could be out for TWO months after fracturing two ribs. Aguero tweeted: “The taxi I was riding made a wrong tur...
The Sun - Fri Sep 29 5:35 PM
SERGIO AGUERO was the notable absentee as Manchester City took a train down to London for tomorrow’s crunch clash with Chelsea. The striker could be out for a while after breaking his ribs during a car crash in Amsterdam on Thursday night. Aguero was due to start against Chelsea but will now be f...
The Sun - Fri Sep 29 4:45 PM
CHELSEA are looking to put themselves back into the title mix as they take on Pep Guardiola’s unbeaten Man City. The Blues are in buoyant mood after their last gasp Champions League win at Atletico Madrid. City were also made to work hard for Champions League victory, overcoming Shakhtar Donetsk...
The Sun - Fri Sep 29 3:30 PM
SERGIO AGUERO will play no part in Manchester City’s clash at Chelsea after suffering a broken rib from his horror car crash. Aguero cheated death after the taxi he was travelling in smashed into a post in Holland on Thursday night. And City boss Pep Guardiola says his seven goal striker has no c...
The Sun - Fri Sep 29 3:21 PM
PREMIER LEAGUE pace-setters Manchester City face arguably their toughest test of the season on Saturday with a trip to champions Chelsea in the teatime kick off. Pep Guardiola’s side have been scarily good in the opening weeks of the new season, dropping just two points and climbing to the summit...
The Sun - Fri Sep 29 3:00 PM
CHELSEA manager Antonio Conte has said that the serious injury to Sergio Aguero will not change his preparation for Manchester City. The Argentine was involved in a serious car crash overnight, breaking ribs as a taxi driver smashed into a lamppost in Amsterdam. Aguero was in the Netherlands to s...
The Sun - Fri Sep 29 1:48 PM
SERGIO AGUERO is still in hospital as he speaks for the first time about his horror car crash… which left him with a broken rib. The Manchester City striker, 29, was involved in the accident in Amsterdam and is now set to miss around two months of action. Aguero had been attending a Maluma concer...
The Sun - Fri Sep 29 1:44 PM
SERGIO AGUERO will miss Manchester City’s clash with Chelsea with a broken rib after his horror car crash. Aguero was lucky to escape with his life after the taxi he was travelling in smashed into a post in Holland on Thursday night. And City boss Pep Guardiola says his seven goal striker has no...
The Sun - Fri Sep 29 1:37 PM
MANCHESTER CITY boss Pep Guardiola has taken a cheeky swipe at neighbours Manchester United’s style of play, claiming they hit “long balls”. The Spanish coach and disciple Johan Cruyff’s brand of football could not resist having a dig at Jose Mourinho as the pair go head-to-head in the title race...
The Sun - Fri Sep 29 1:17 PM
EDEN HAZARD appears to have mocked Raheem Sterling during a training session. Chelsea face Manchester City at Stamford Bridge on Saturday evening – with Pep Guardiola without star striker Sergio Aguero after he was involved in a CAR CRASH in the Netherlands. And Hazard, who has looked back to his...
The Sun - Fri Sep 29 1:04 PM
MARIO BALOTELLI has fathered his first son and promptly named him LION. The madcap former Manchester City and Liverpool striker has a four-year-old daughter, Pia, with ex Raffaella Fico. Italy international Balo, 27, can now dream of his son following his career footsteps after his new partner ga...
The Sun - Fri Sep 29 11:15 AM
ANOTHER exciting Premier League weekend is now just on the horizon. With ten matches to sink your teeth into this weekend, it’s time to check out all the potential major talking points. From Manchester City taking advantage of Chelsea‘s continental hangover to goals galore at St James’ Park, ther...
The Sun - Fri Sep 29 9:43 AM
SERGIO AGUERO cheated death in a car crash last night – and all fans were left thinking about is the damage it does to their fantasy football teams. Manchester City striker Aguero is understood to have suffered broken ribs in the smash when the taxi he was travelling in ploughed into a lampost. A...
The Sun - Fri Sep 29 8:46 AM
SERGIO AGUERO has suffered two broken ribs after cheating death in a horror car crash in Holland last night. The Argentine striker, 29, was saved by his seatbelt when the Crysler PT Cruiser he was being driven in to the airport careered head on into a post. Aguero is facing two months on the side...
The Sun - Fri Sep 29 8:46 AM
EDEN HAZARD appears to have mocked Raheem Sterling during a training session. Chelsea face Manchester City at Stamford Bridge on Saturday evening – with Pep Guardiola without star striker Sergio Aguero after he was involved in a CAR CRASH in the Netherlands. And Hazard, who has looked back to his...
The Sun - Fri Sep 29 8:32 AM
SERGIO AGUERO will be assessed by Manchester City doctors today after being involved in a horror car crash on Thursday in Holland. The forward was in Amsterdam on his day off to see a concert when he careered into into a traffic post while being driven back to the airport. Aguero is facing two m...
The Sun - Fri Sep 29 7:09 AM
SERGIO AGUERO narrowly survived a car crash in Holland – thanks to his seatbelt – that broke some of his ribs and left him facing months out of Manchester City’s season, according to reports. The Etihad striker was attending a Maluma pop concert in the Netherlands when the PT Cruiser he was being...
The Sun - Fri Sep 29 6:13 AM
SERGIO AGUERO narrowly survived a car crash in Holland – thanks to his seatbelt – that broke some of his ribs and left him facing months out of Manchester City’s season, according to reports. The striker was attending a Maluma pop concert in the Netherlands when the PT Cruiser he was being driven...
The Sun - Thu Sep 28 10:30 PM
PEP GUARDIOLA fears he will be axed at Manchester City if he fails to win any silverware this term. City, who started last season well, have won five of their opening six Premier League games and netted 21 goals already. But speaking to Gary Lineker on the BBC’s Premier League Show, Guardiola sai...
The Sun - Thu Sep 28 7:19 PM
MANCHESTER CITY have confirmed Benjamin Mendy will undergo surgery after rupturing knee ligaments – meaning the France ace faces NINE MONTHS out. The £49.3million signing will now go under the knife in Barcelona tomorrow after hobbling off in the first half of Saturday’s 5-0 thrashing of Crystal...
The Sun - Thu Sep 28 4:59 PM
DAVID SILVA is reportedly eyeing up a move to AC Milan after putting his Manchester City contract talks on hold. The Spaniard is a key cog in Pep Guardiola’s Etihad machine and has already helped himself to six assists this season. Silva has less than two years to run on his current deal though,...
The Sun - Thu Sep 28 1:38 PM
PEP GUARDIOLA has told Gary Lineker he has never forgiven him for snubbing his repeated requests for a Barcelona shirt while he was a youngster. Lineker met up with the Manchester City boss for an in depth interview for the BBC Premier League Show this week, looking to get an insight into his coa...
The Sun - Thu Sep 28 1:37 PM
PEP GUARDIOLA is clearly nervous ahead of Manchester City’s massive clash with Chelsea – after being pictured leaving the training ground with a TACTICS board. The City boss wants to get in some extra homework ahead of the match at Stamford Bridge on Saturday evening. The 46-year-old has led his...
The Sun - Thu Sep 28 11:55 AM
CHELSEA and Manchester City face of this weekend in a clash of the dirtiest teams in the Premier League. Pep Guardiola’s sides may be known for playing the beautiful game and City have blitzed their way to top of the league this season. But they also have a darker side as the most ill-disciplined...
The Sun - Wed Sep 27 6:50 PM
QARABAG’S first ever Champions League home match ended in despair as they lost 2-1 to Roma at the Tofik Bakhramov Stadium. Early goals from Kostas Manolas and Edin Dzeko sent Eusebio Di Francesco’s side into delirium, but they found themselves on the back foot after Pedro Henrique netted before t...
The Sun - Wed Sep 27 5:22 PM
ILKAY GUNDOGAN has promised to help new Manchester City team-mate Benjamin Mendy through his injury nightmare. The German international has just returned from almost 10 months on the sidelines with a cruciate knee problem. And on Saturday he saw full-back Mendy carried off with a knee ligament pr...
The Sun - Wed Sep 27 2:23 PM
BACARY SAGNA shows off his custom camouflage Smart car and matching outfit – after going missing in the football world. The former France international was this summer released by Manchester City following three years at the Etihad. And if his latest Instagram post is anything to go by, it is eas...
The Sun - Wed Sep 27 1:37 PM
MANCHESTER CITY star Benjamin Mendy has played down fears over his knee injury, as he’s seen out on crutches and protective cast. The French defender, 23, is reported to be facing a significant stint on the sidelines after the injury sustained against Crystal Palace on Tuesday night. After the 5-...
The Sun - Wed Sep 27 11:07 AM
PEP GUARDIOLA is set to spend even more money on full-backs after Benjamin Mendy’s horror injury. The Man City boss splashed out £133million on three defenders in the summer but could now dip back into the January market after his left-sided ace was crocked. Danilo joined from Real Madrid for £27...
The Sun - Wed Sep 27 10:26 AM
MANCHESTER CITY have been dealt a major blow with Benjamin Mendy set top be ruled out for NINE MONTHS with ruptured knee ligaments. The France international has seen a specialist in Barcelona after hobbling off in the first half of Saturday’s 5-0 thrashing of Crystal Palace. Pep Guardiola’s pal D...
The Sun - Tue Sep 26 11:46 PM
PEP GUARDIOLA has confirmed Benjamin Mendy is facing months on the sidelines with suspected knee ligament damage. The £51.6million full-back, 23, will see renowned knee specialist Ramon Cugat in Barcelona on Wednesday. And with the tests expected to confirm the worst, Guardiola may have to sign a...
The Sun - Tue Sep 26 9:37 PM
KEVIN DE BRUYNE’S screamer saw wasteful Manchester City beat Shakhtar Donetsk. Sergio Aguero missed a penalty and Raheem Sterling skewed a glorious opportunity wide before sealing victory with a late strike. More to follow… STATS, FACTS, GOALS & LOLS Kevin De Bruyne continued his superb form afte...
The Sun - Tue Sep 26 5:18 PM
FOOTBALL fans are known for their tribal nature – it’s what makes one club’s support distinct from the other. But tell that to Manchester City and Chelsea fans, who have been given almost IDENTICAL training kits. The Nike attire, made specifically for training sessions at their training grounds,...
The Sun - Tue Sep 26 4:13 PM
MANCHESTER CITY stars arrived to the Etihad campus in style ahead of their Champions League clash against FC Shakhtar Donetsk. Pep Guardiola’s men breezed past Feyenoord in the Group F opener with a comfortable 4-0 victory. The star-studded line-up arrived earlier today boasting a fleet of superc...
The Sun - Tue Sep 26 3:34 PM
MANCHESTER CITY defender Benjamin Mendy is set to see a knee specialist in Spain due to fears his injury is worse than first thought. The full-back lasted 29 minutes of Saturday’s win against Crystal Palace at the Etihad. City boss Pep Guardiola was hopeful Mendy would be able to train with the s...
The Sun - Tue Sep 26 3:34 PM
MANCHESTER CITY have enjoyed a flying start to the 2017-18 Premier League season. Pep Guardiola’s men have charged to the top of the table, dropping just two points from their opening six games while finding the back of the net an astounding 21 times. But what is the secret to City‘s success? Acc...
The Sun - Tue Sep 26 2:15 PM
PARIS SAINT-GERMAIN will HIJACK Manchester City’s move for Alexis Sanchez, according to reports from Chile. The Arsenal striker’s contract expires at the end of the season and he appears determined to leave the Emirates. Chilean newspaper El Mecurio report that PSG will offer Sanchez a £9MILLION...
The Sun - Tue Sep 26 1:51 PM
LIONEL MESSI is used to having the ball stuck to him – but not another player. Manchester City kid Pablo Maffeo – on loan at Girona for the second season running – made a lasting impression on the Barcelona superstar during Saturday’s 3-0 La Liga defeat with his man-marking. Video highlights show...
The Sun - Tue Sep 26 1:08 PM
ALEXIS SANCHEZ is getting stick from his Arsenal team-mates over his failed Manchester City move, according to Chuba Akpom. The Chilean winger was set to switch the Emirates for the Etihad on deadline day before the Gunners pulled the plug on the £60million deal at the last minute. And Akpom has...
The Sun - Tue Sep 26 12:46 PM
PARIS SAINT-GERMAIN will HIJACK Manchester City’s summer move for Alexis Sanchez, according to reports in Chile. The Arsenal star is out of contract at the end of the season and appears set on leaving the Emirates – and Chilean newspaper El Mecurio report that PSG will offer Sanchez a £9MILLION ‘...
The Sun - Tue Sep 26 10:48 AM
THE Premier League is truly blessed with some phenomenal striking talent this season. There have been goals flying in all over the country so far this term, with a host of forwards already averaging a goal a game. Four men who have enjoyed a hot start to 2017-18 are Alvaro Morata, Sergio Aguero,...
The Sun - Tue Sep 26 9:49 AM
LIFE is pretty good as a Manchester City fan at the minute. I genuinely believe the football played in the opening six games of the season is the best City have played in my lifetime, and probably ever. City have now scored 22 goals in September alone, with two more games still to play. But …
The Sun - Tue Sep 26 8:12 AM
SERGIO AGUERO is the only world-class forward in the Premier League. That is the view of Arsenal strike legend Thierry Henry. EXCLUSIVE OFFER: BET £5 GET A FREE £10 BET It has been goals galore in the top flight this season with Aguero, Romelu Lukaku and Alvaro Morata all banging in six each in a...