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The Sun - Wed Sep 20 11:27 PM
MANCHESTER CITY are set to be investigated by Fifa for breaching regulations on signing young players. The Premier League club will follow rivals Chelsea and be probed by the world governing body on signing foreign players under the age of 18. PA:Empics Sport Reuters City have already breached Pr...
The Sun - Wed Sep 20 10:30 PM
MANCHESTER CITY are closing in on a new deal for Fernandinho. The Brazil midfielder is in the final year of his contract at the Etihad and has yet to agree on fresh terms with City. But the £30million signing has been key during their impressive start to the season — and both parties are confiden...
The Sun - Wed Sep 20 10:27 PM
MANCHESTER CITY midfielder Ilkay Gundogan picked up ANOTHER injury – on his first start since returning from a lengthy lay-off. The German midfielder was making his first start in nine months against West Brom in the Carabao Cup win. But Gundogan lasted just an hour before he was crunched by midf...
The Sun - Wed Sep 20 9:54 PM
LEROY SANE’S match-winning double was overshadowed by Manchester City’s fears over their fellow German midfielder Ilkay Gundogan. Sane struck early and late to defy West Brom’s storming second-half comeback, which peaked with Claudio Yacob’s equaliser. But Gundogan was taken off injured after Yac...
The Sun - Wed Sep 20 8:06 PM
SADIO MANE wants to call Ederson to discuss his sending off for a high foot that left the keeper needing stitches. The Brazilian stopper was caught in the face by the Liverpool winger’s boot during the 5-0 thrashing of the Reds at the Etihad. Mane was shown a straight red card but believes it sho...
The Sun - Wed Sep 20 3:52 PM
WEST BROM host Man City in the Carabao Cup. The third round clash takes place from The Hawthorns. Match preview stats West Brom have faced Manchester City on four occasions in the League Cup; including a 2-1 loss in the 1970 League Cup final. However, their most recent encounter came in Septemb...
The Sun - Wed Sep 20 1:34 PM
VINCENT KOMPANY has reported back for Manchester City duty in style – by arriving for the Caraboa Cup clash with West Brom in a chauffuer-driven car. Kompany has been out of action since the end of August after suffering a calf injury on international duty with Gibralter. But the inspirational ca...
The Sun - Wed Sep 20 10:52 AM
ARSENAL have let Alexis Sanchez’s contract run into its last year and Manchester City’s desperate attempts to sign him on transfer deadline day ultimately failed. Next summer, he’ll be a free agent and City will be back in for him, but will Manchester United be in for the Chilean striker? During...
The Sun - Wed Sep 20 12:00 AM
IT was ‘Champagne’ Charlie Nicholas who started the trend before Sergio Aguero had even kicked a ball for Manchester City. Back in August 2011, the Sky pundit predicted the Argentine striker — just recruited from Atletico Madrid — would be the worst signing of that summer’s transfer window. Well,...
The Sun - Tue Sep 19 10:30 PM
JOSE MOURINHO wants to snatch Alexis Sanchez from the clutches of Manchester City. The Manchester United boss has been quoted a £25million signing-on fee for the Arsenal striker, who will be a free agent next summer. Sanchez cannot sign an official pre-contract with the Red Devils until the new y...
The Sun - Tue Sep 19 11:15 AM
MANCHESTR CITY are closing in on highly rated young goalkeeper Beke Ozer, according to reports. The 17-year-old Altinordu stopper is being chased by clubs all over Europe, but City are confident they will get a deal over the line. Turkish Football.com report club president Seyit Mehmet Ozkan has...
The Sun - Tue Sep 19 7:50 AM
ANDER HERRERA claims the pressure is all on City as the two Manchester clubs gear up for a titanic title tussle. United’s midfielder says Pep Guardiola’s trophyless first season, along with huge summer spending, means he has to deliver this time around. The Spaniard, 28, said: “City have spent th...
The Sun - Mon Sep 18 11:50 PM
GABRIEL JESUS is set for a bumper pay rise at Manchester City – only nine months after joining. The Brazilian striker has hit 12 goals in 15 starts for City since a £27million move from Palmeiras. And with his £70, 000 a week wage looking low in the current inflated transfer marker and salaries,...
The Sun - Mon Sep 18 11:03 PM
IT is the mouthwatering showdown that has been a year in the making. When Pep Guardiola and Jose Mourinho were appointed at their respective Manchester clubs in the summer of 2016 English football fans licked their lips. The rival managers’ incredible La Liga tussles with Barcelona and Real Madri...
The Sun - Mon Sep 18 10:54 PM
ANDER HERRERA claims the pressure is all on City as the two Manchester clubs gear up for a titanic title tussle. United’s midfielder says Pep Guardiola’s trophyless first season, along with huge summer spending, means he has to deliver this time around. The Spaniard, 28, said: “City have spent th...
The Sun - Mon Sep 18 10:30 PM
AS they boarded their bus at Watford following another brilliant attacking display, Manchester City’s players had every right to be pleased with themselves. But no one was grinning quite as much as Ilkay Gundogan — the German happy to be back, despite admitting he may never be as good as he was....
The Sun - Mon Sep 18 4:47 PM
AFTER five games of the 2017-18 Premier League season, Manchester City and Manchester United are separated only by the alphabet. Following their opening quintet of fixtures both clubs have 13 points, have a goal difference of +14 and have scored 16 times. In fact, with no other determining factor...
The Sun - Mon Sep 18 3:55 PM
GABRIEL JESUS has been an absolute revelation since joining Manchester City in January. The Brazil forward, 20, arrived in the Premier League with the tag of “wonderkid” that so often sees youngsters falter and fade. However, Jesus has fired in the goals, notched a host of assists and even kept S...
The Sun - Mon Sep 18 12:38 PM
MANCHESTER CITY had scouts watching Robert Lewandowski as he scored twice in Bayern Munich’s 4-0 demolition of Mainz. The Polish striker publicly criticised the club’s transfer policy this summer after chiefs refused to compete with moneybags Paris Saint-Germain. And City boss Pep Guardiola is re...
The Sun - Mon Sep 18 11:19 AM
MANCHESTER CITY have got off to a flying start in the Premier League this season, dropping just two points from their five games. Pep Guardiola‘s men sit top of the table – albeit on alphabetical order – ahead of rivals Manchester United with 13 points. But it’s not just the winning that’s impres...
The Sun - Mon Sep 18 11:11 AM
SERGIO AGUERO bagged his sixth Premier League hat-trick as Manchester City ran riot against Watford on Saturday. The Argentine striker opened the scoring on 27 minutes heading in Kevin De Bruyne’s free kick, then four minutes later tapped in David Silva’s cross from close range. And on 81 minutes...
The Sun - Mon Sep 18 10:31 AM
EUROPE’S elite have been put on alert with Fernandinho still in the dark over his Manchester City future. The Brazilian, who is out-of-contract next summer, has become a key part of Pep Guardiola’s midfield this season. It is understood the 32-year-old had expected to have signed a new City deal...
The Sun - Mon Sep 18 9:41 AM
EUROPE’S elite have been put on alert with Fernandinho still in the dark over his Manchester City future. The Brazilian, who is out-of-contract next summer, has become a key part of Pep Guardiola’s midfield this season. It is understood the 32-year-old had expected to have signed a new City deal...
The Sun - Sun Sep 17 11:32 PM
PEP GUARDIOLA insists his side can’t match title-holders Chelsea but admits they are improving. Man City hammered Watford 6-0 at Vicarage Road on Saturday, to complete three wins in seven days, scoring 15 goals without reply. Sergio Aguero’s sixth Premier League hat-trick leaves the 29-year-old t...
The Sun - Sun Sep 17 11:22 PM
AS they switch from defence to attack in the blink of eye, City deliver a damn good impression of a famously beautiful but brutal football team. When Pep Guardiola’s team ran riot like they did again here – four months after destroying Watford in a similar manner — it was like watching Arsenal du...
The Sun - Sun Sep 17 3:22 PM
DAVID LUIZ was sent off for a shocking studs up challenge as Chelsea lost ground on Manchester City when Arsenal finally proved they had the hunger to fight the big clubs. Luiz was shown a straight red by referee Michael Oliver after his late and lunging tackle on Gunners defender Sead Kolasinac....
The Sun - Sun Sep 17 12:55 PM
BARCELONA have had to pay Manchester City an extra £700, 000 after Denis Suarez played against Getafe, according to reports in Catalonia. The 23-year-old was making his 40th first team appearance for the club. Mundo Deportivo report Barca paid an initial £1.5million fee — and agreed City will rec...
The Sun - Sun Sep 17 11:45 AM
ROBERT LEWANDOWSKI has fallen out of favour at Bayern Munich and Manchester City are keen to capitalise on the situation. The Polish striker could be reunited with Pep Guardiola in January, after a year and a half apart. Lewandowski publicly criticised Bayern Munich’s transfer policy over the sum...
The Sun - Sun Sep 17 10:58 AM
KEVIN DE BRUYNE will net a new £200, 000-a-week contract after being branded “world class” by manager Pep Guardiola, according to reports. The Manchester City boss was hailed his Belgian midfielder as one of the best players in the world following a sensational week. He was instrumental as the Pr...
The Sun - Sun Sep 17 8:36 AM
PEP GUARDIOLA watched his team go on the rampage – yet again. And Sergio Aguero was City’s goal hero – yet again. After battering Liverpool and Feyenoord, City made it 15 goals scored in the space of eight days without conceding a single goal. Elton John made his first appearance at Watford for t...
The Sun - Sat Sep 16 9:52 PM
PEP GUARDIOLA watched his team go on the rampage – yet again. And Sergio Aguero was City’s goal hero – yet again. After battering Liverpool and Feyenoord, City made it 15 goals scored in the space of eight days without conceding a single goal. Elton John made his first appearance at Watford for t...
The Sun - Sat Sep 16 4:51 PM
PEP GUARDIOLA watched his team go on the rampage – yet again. And Sergio Aguero was City’s goal hero – yet again. After battering Liverpool and Feyenoord, City made it 15 goals scored in the space of eight days without conceding a single goal. Elton John made his first appearance at Watford for t...
The Sun - Sat Sep 16 2:59 PM
WATFORD face Manchester City in the Premier League today. With a win, the Hornets could reach the summit of the Prem. Match preview stats Watford have never beaten Manchester City in the Premier League, losing four of their six clashes (D2). Against no side have Manchester City faced more times i...
The Sun - Sat Sep 16 1:15 PM
MANCHESTER CITY players are now free to use wifi around the club’s academy, but Pep Guardiola has reportedly set some social media ground rules they must follow. Last season the City boss stunned his players when he set up black out zones, including in the physio and dressing rooms. He has lifted...
The Sun - Sat Sep 16 9:59 AM
ARGENTINA have shown off their incredible array of attacking talent by leaving out the country’s most expensive-ever player — despite serious struggles to guarantee World Cup qualification. Gonzalo Higuain, who cost Juventus £75.3million last summer, has struggled for form so far this season. And...
The Sun - Fri Sep 15 11:36 PM
THE sign of the finger will be shown across the Arabian Desert should PSG win the Champions League. From one small corner of the sandy wasteland, across millions of acres to the Saudi palaces of Riyadh, a point will have been made never to underestimate Qatar. For those who stray to the news pa...
The Sun - Fri Sep 15 10:52 PM
MANCHESTER CITY have been forced to use their back-up option as they travel down to Vicarage Road for Saturday’s Premier League meeting. The Citizens were scheduled to get the train, but a fire close to the tracks forced the bosses to call in the big guns. Fresh from their 4-0 thrashing against F...
The Sun - Fri Sep 15 7:49 PM
PEP GUARDIOLA admitted he may not be able stop Real Madrid from poaching his young star, according to reports. Brahim Diaz has been on the La Liga champions wish list since 2015 and Guardiola fear they may finally get the starlet despite his wishes to stay in Manchester. Real Madrid have long bee...
The Sun - Fri Sep 15 6:02 PM
WHEN Manchester City signed Gabriel Jesus, it felt like it could signal the end of Sergio Aguero’s time at the Etihad Stadium. The striker is a City legend, but he had been dropped by Pep Guardiola for a few big games, including Barcelona away in the Champions League. Yet, this season, despite Je...
The Sun - Fri Sep 15 2:59 PM
VINCENT KOMPANY could make his return as early as next week. Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola had feared he may have lost his skipper and central defensive rock for at least a month. Kompany missed the victories over Liverpool and Feyenoord with a calf problem picked up on international duty wi...
The Sun - Fri Sep 15 10:30 AM
BENJAMIN MENDY was dismayed to learn of his new FIFA 18 rating. So much so that he took to Twitter to post a hilarious dig at EA Sports. The £52million Manchester City full-back earned an improved rating of 78 – but that was way less than he thought he deserved. Mendy was a 75 on …
The Sun - Fri Sep 15 9:46 AM
ARSENAL star Alexis Sanchez will reject Real Madrid and push for Manchester City switch, according to reports. The Daily Mirror report Los Blancos president Florentino Perez has put the Gunners hitman on a list of summer transfer targets. However, the Chilean forward has his heart set on a move t...
The Sun - Thu Sep 14 10:42 AM
ALEXIS SANCHEZ has emerged as a shock target for Real Madrid, according to reports in Spain. Don Balon are claiming Real president Florentino Perez has shortlisted the Arsenal forward as a reinforcement up front at the Bernabeu. Karim Benzema’s recent injury and the sale of Alvaro Morata has high...
The Sun - Thu Sep 14 10:17 AM
MANCHESTER CITY face a fight with Real Madrid to keep hold of wonderkid Brahim Diaz, according to reports in Spain. The Premier League side beat the Galacticos and Barcelona to the starlet’s signature in 2015 when Malaga cashed in but OK Diario claim they could lose him two years later. Despite t...