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The Sun - Sat Oct 21 11:06 PM
MANCHESTER CITY will keep tabs on Napoli full-back Faouzi Ghoulam after he impressed at the Etihad during the week. Pep Guardiola had made cover at left-back one of his top priorities for next summer. And the recent long-term injury to Benjamin Mendy has made his need for reinforcements even grea...
The Sun - Sat Oct 21 6:00 PM
LIONEL MESSI is set to be served with a ‘lifetime’ contract at the Nou Camp in a bid to keep him out of the clutches of Manchester City. Barcelona’s CEO Oscar Grau has said the club will offer the No10 a similar deal to Andres Iniesta to keep him at Barcelona, despite Messi still not …
The Sun - Sat Oct 21 4:57 PM
SERGIO AGUERO has reached a club milestone and equalled Eric Brook’s all-time record of 177 goals. But the record-breaking goal was shrouded in scandal after City were awarded a controversial penalty after Bernardo Silva went down in the box. The Argentina international is back in the team and ba...
The Sun - Sat Oct 21 4:55 PM
SERGIO AGUERO wrote his name into the Manchester City record books as he became the club’s joint leading goalscorer of all-time. The Etihad hero stroked home a first half spot-kick to go level with Eric Brook on 177 – a record that has stood for 78 years. Yet the award of the spot-kick – for …
The Sun - Sat Oct 21 3:53 PM
JOHN MOTSON has been presented with his own custom-made blue sheepskin coat by Manchester City in his final game at the Etihad. The veteran BBC commentator will call time on speaking behind the microphone after 50 years at the end of the season. Motson’s iconic voice has become synonymous with Ma...
The Sun - Sat Oct 21 1:47 PM
GABRIEL JESUS thinks Manchester City’s breath taking football this term is comparable to the styled played by his country Brazil. The striker bagged a brace as the Premier League pacesetters thrashed Stoke City last weekend 7-2 at the Etihad. Jesus was also on target for City in the 2-1 Champions...
The Sun - Sat Oct 21 10:10 AM
GABRIEL JESUS pipped Manchester United star Marcus Rashford to a spot in the final three for the European Golden Boy award. England ace Rashford made the initial 24-man shortlist for the coveted prize but is no longer in the running. And Goal reports Jesus joins Paris Saint-Germain sensation Kyli...
The Sun - Fri Oct 20 11:33 PM
WHOM the Gods would destroy, they first make mad. And with every passing week, Antonio Conte is looking madder than hell. Three games without a win equals a crisis for any Chelsea manager. But when the results come on the back of a summer of Stamford Bridge discontent, amid increasing boardroom d...
The Sun - Fri Oct 20 10:30 PM
BERNARDO SILVA has hailed Kevin De Bruyne, saying he can become Manchester City’s own ‘Special Ron’. The Etihad new boy played alongside superstar Cristiano Ronaldo as they helped Portugal to Euro 2016 glory last year. And although the £43million man has only been at City since the summer, he can...
The Sun - Fri Oct 20 10:14 PM
ENGLAND goalkeeper Joe Hart has been robbed by a gang of moped bandits. The West Ham star, 30, had his smartphone snatched by three scooter-riding thieves who pounced on him close to the club’s training ground. The gang are also thought to have taken a wallet and watch. It is understood the rob...
The Sun - Fri Oct 20 8:59 PM
WHEN Benjamin Mendy picked up his nasty knee injury, Manchester City fans must have been cursing their luck. The left-back made a flying start and looked like a sure-fire star of the season. But such is the genius of boss Pep Guardiola, City have adapted brilliantly. They are no weaker, despite t...
The Sun - Fri Oct 20 3:33 PM
MANCHESTER CITY forward Gabriel Jesus treated his mates to an Italian meal to celebrate his side’s 2-1 win over Napoli on Tuesday. The Brazilian – who was on the score sheet for the eight time this season at the Etihad against the Serie A league leaders, was in a relaxed mood with his pals as …
The Sun - Fri Oct 20 3:21 PM
PEP GUARDIOLA admits he has no idea when skipper Vincent Kompany will be fit again. The Belgium international has been sidelined since he picked up a calf injury on international duty against Gibraltar in early September. His last appearance for City was way back in the 2-1 win over Bournemouth a...
The Sun - Fri Oct 20 1:46 PM
MANCHESTER CITY have agreed a a buy-back option with Borussia Dortmund for Jadon Sancho. The 17-year-old joined German giants Borussia Dortmund in a shock £7m deal on deadline day. He had been in a bitter dispute with City for weeks, and was refusing to sign a new contract after a bust-up over a...
The Sun - Fri Oct 20 11:54 AM
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The Sun - Fri Oct 20 7:42 AM
AYMERIC LAPORTE has revealed he turned down Manchester City and Chelsea over the summer. The French centre-back, 23, could have netted a mega-money deal by swapping Athletic Bilbao for the Premier League. But Laporte, 23, told L’Equipe: “I had the chance to leave but I did not feel it. “Also beca...
The Sun - Fri Oct 20 7:22 AM
MANCHESTER CITY are fuming after Jadon Sancho left without a sell-on OR buy-back clause, SunSport understands. The 17-year-old joined German giants Borussia Dortmund in a shock £10m deal on deadline day. He had been in a bitter dispute with City for weeks, and was refusing to sign a new contract...
The Sun - Thu Oct 19 7:15 PM
MAN CITY take on Burnley in the Premier League as they look to extend their lead over rivals United. But Sean Dyche’s side won’t make it easy for them as they arrive with an unbeaten away record. The Clarets have beaten Chelsea and Everton on the road this year and drawn at Tottenham and Liverpoo...
The Sun - Thu Oct 19 5:09 PM
ARSENAL, Chelsea and Manchester City are reportedly eyeing moves for French prodigy Lenny Pintor. The 17-year-old currently plays for second-division side Brest and is a regular for France’s U17s. Lenny impressed during the recent youth World Cup in India, with his goal against Spain a highlight....
The Sun - Thu Oct 19 3:53 PM
MANCHESTER CITY striker Gabriel Jesus has celebrated his side’s 2-1 victory over Napoli by adding another tattoo to his elaborate collection. The Brazilian – who was on the score sheet for the eight time this season at the Etihad on Tuesday evening – showed he truly holds the cards after getting...
The Sun - Thu Oct 19 11:08 AM
JUVENTUS are targeting Borussia Dortmund star Julian Weigl – joining Manchester City and Barcelona in the list of interested clubs. Dortmund midfielder Weigl has established himself as one of the best young talents in Germany over the past 18 months. And now the Bundesliga club could face a Janua...
The Sun - Thu Oct 19 10:09 AM
INTER MILAN are chasing Manchester City prodigy Brahim Diaz. The 18-year-old Spaniard has been groomed for success at the Etihad Stadium where the club have high hopes he can become a star in the future. But Inter have become the latest club to show an interest in the teenager in the belief they...
The Sun - Wed Oct 18 9:36 PM
EDEN HAZARD was Chelsea’s saviour as he netted twice in a thrilling 3-3 draw against Roma this evening. The Blues surrendered a two-goal lead to go 3-2 down with 20 minutes remaining at Stamford Bridge. But talisman Hazard popped up with a timely equaliser to earn a point for his side and see off...
The Sun - Wed Oct 18 8:54 PM
ACCRINGTON Stanley footballer Jordan Moseley has died, the club has announced. Former Manchester City player Joey Barton lead the tributes calling it “heartbreaking news”. The under-16s academy team star, died on Tuesday night but no details about the circumstances surrounding his death have been...
The Sun - Wed Oct 18 6:31 PM
KEVIN DE BRUYNE played down his half time bust-up with David Silva – saying he regularly has similar rows with his missus. The Manchester City pair were seen in a heated debate as they headed down the tunnel during Tuesday’s thrilling 2-1 home Champions League group win over Napoli. A clearly-ang...
The Sun - Wed Oct 18 3:44 PM
ON Thursday night, Arsenal can go five points clear in their Europa League group with victory at Red Star Belgrade. A win will put the Gunners in pole position to qualify from Group H with three games still to play. Reuters Meanwhile, with just eight Premier League games gone, the north London cl...
The Sun - Wed Oct 18 1:59 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED and Manchester City have reportedly been scouting some of Spain’s best wonderkids at the Under-17 World Cup. The Spainards have impressed at the tournament after beating early favourites France in the first knockout game in India. Their controversial winning penalty came in the...
The Sun - Wed Oct 18 1:31 PM
MANCHESTER CITY stars have been sent back to school by Pep Guardiola in an attempt to turn them into world-beaters. Nicolas Otamendi has revealed City’s foreign players are being made to take English exams as part of Guardiola’s overhaul at the club. Guardiola’s men have been on the same page thi...
The Sun - Tue Oct 17 11:58 PM
MANCHESTER CITY hero Benjamin Mendy has continued his climb up the social media rankings with some Tweets on Ederson’s penalty efforts against Napoli. When the Brazilian blocked spot-kick in the first half, the injured France international said his City team-mate was brick wall with a couple of d...
The Sun - Tue Oct 17 10:13 PM
KEVIN DE BRUYNE , David Silva and Fernandinho were involved in a heated exchange just before half-time. It appears the Belgian wanted to rant at the fourth official — despite the hosts being comfortably 2-0 ahead against Serie A leaders Napoli. Captain Silva tried to lead De Bruyne away, but he c...
The Sun - Tue Oct 17 9:38 PM
MANCHESTER City eventually made it a perfect ten from ten – but not before the glitter had turned to jitters as they so nearly gave it away. Pep Guardiola’s men were awesome yet again as they cruised into a two-goal lead inside the first 13 minutes. But after taking their foot off the gas in …
The Sun - Tue Oct 17 5:52 PM
JOSE MOURINHO once allowed one of the brightest young talents in European football to leave his club after only three Premier League appearances. The Portuguese boss gave an interesting insight into the decision, too. “He was not ready to compete, ” the now Manchester United boss said bluntly in...
The Sun - Tue Oct 17 4:08 PM
JOEY BARTON stars in Morrissey’s new music video for latest single, called Spent the Day in Bed. The ex-Burnley and Manchester City midfielder, 35, is seen pushing the singer in a wheelchair in the video, as their unlikely friendship continues. Barton and ex-The Smiths singer Morrissey, 58, met b...
The Sun - Tue Oct 17 3:43 PM
MANCHESTER CITY fans like myself can’t watch enough football at the moment. Pep Guardiola himself admitted after Saturday’s thrilling 7-2 victory over Stoke that the club’s performances have been the best since he’s arrived. Napoli are the toughest side in our group and whilst some might complain...
The Sun - Tue Oct 17 2:52 PM
KEVIN DE BRUYNE’S agent has revealed he is set to begin contract talks with Manchester City – and will demand around £500, 000 a week. Belgian playmaker De Bruyne has been in stunning form and pulled the strings as City spanked Stoke 7-2 on Saturday. And his agent reckons De Bruyne deserves to pa...
The Sun - Tue Oct 17 2:01 PM
MANCHESTER CITY star Benjamin Mendy has moved one step closer to recovery after having his surgery stitches removed from his injured knee. The French full-back, 23, suffered the injury against Crystal Palace last month but could be set to miss the whole season after rupturing his cruciate ligamen...
The Sun - Tue Oct 17 12:47 PM
MARIO BALOTELLI has posted a heartwarming first photo of his new son Lion. The former Liverpool and Manchester City striker is already a father to four-year-old daughter Pia. Balo, who now plays for Nice, fathered the child with his ex-girlfriend Raffaella Fico. But now the Italy frontman, 27, ca...
The Sun - Tue Oct 17 10:17 AM
EDINSON CAVANI is reportedly keen on a move to Manchester City. The Paris Saint-Germain striker had an on-field bust-up with Neymar last month, leading to questions about his future. The duo argued over which of them would take a penalty in a win over Lyon last month. Cavani is since said to have...
The Sun - Tue Oct 17 10:11 AM
MANCHESTER CITY and Barcelona are already reportedly preparing to battle it out to sign Borussia Dortmund star Julian Weigl. According to the latest claims in Spain, both sides have begun plotting a summer swoop for the defensive midfielder. Spanish publication Diario AS are the ones saying that...
The Sun - Mon Oct 16 10:55 PM
PEP GUARDIOLA has got his Manchester City side playing Champagne Supernova football — by making them listen to Oasis before each game. An Etihad source said: “In the last few weeks Pep has decided an Oasis song should be on when players reach the dressing room. “He’s used a few different ones. Ha...
The Sun - Mon Oct 16 10:47 PM
PEP GUARDIOLA’S remit when he got the Manchester City job was to win the Champions League. And, on this season’s evidence, he is making massive strides towards that ambition. I accept it’s too early to get carried away by City’s fantastic run, especially after they won ten in a row at the start o...
The Sun - Mon Oct 16 9:49 PM
NAPOLI manager Maurizio Sarri has urged his players to show no fear against Manchester City — with a colourful; choice of words. The free scoring Premier League and Serie A leaders meet in what promises to be an explosive Champions League encounter at the Etihad. Napoli have won every game in the...
The Sun - Mon Oct 16 7:06 PM
MANCHESTER CITY winger Raheem Sterling has revealed he never entertained the offer of joining Arsenal on Deadline Day. The 22-year-old was linked with a switch to the Emirates in a possible bargaining tool as the Citizens looked to bring Alexis Sanchez to the Etihad. Arsene Wenger enquired over t...
The Sun - Mon Oct 16 5:41 PM
GABRIEL JESUS was at full stretch as rampant Manchester City turned their attention to the Champions League. The teenage striker was at full pelt in training he as paired up for a tackling exercise with midfielder Ferandinho. City entertain Napoli on Tuesday night in what promises to be a fascina...
The Sun - Mon Oct 16 5:41 PM
Man City take on Napoli in the Champions League. The match kicks off at 7.45pm on Tuesday, October 17.
The Sun - Mon Oct 16 3:58 PM
THE Champions League returns this week with all five English sides in action. Liverpool, Tottenham and Manchester City are up first and here are the hottest tips from Sun Bets. Maribor vs Liverpool Liverpool were drawn in the so-called ‘Group of Life’ on their return to the Champions League, but...
The Sun - Mon Oct 16 2:44 PM
NAPOLI should rest more key players for their Champions League visit to Manchester City, according to club president. The Neopolitans are riding high in Serie A, two points clear of Inter who beat city rivals Milan on Saturday. Napoli entertain Inter on Saturday with their club president Aurelio...
The Sun - Mon Oct 16 2:10 PM
SERGIO AGUERO has paid tribute to his mother as the Manchester City star continues his recovery from his horror car crash. The Argentinian broke his rib after the car he was in crashed in Amsterdam a fortnight ago. Aguero, 29, has yet to feature for City since but shared a snap of him and his …
The Sun - Mon Oct 16 11:39 AM
ALVARO MORATA and David Silva have expressed concern after at least 20 people were killed by wildfires in Spain. The Chelsea striker and Manchester City playmaker both tweeted dramatic pictures of the inferno that ripped through north-western Spain and Portugal over the last few days. He said: “I...
The Sun - Mon Oct 16 11:30 AM
GABRIEL JESUS continues to be Manchester City’s lucky charm… as he is STILL yet to taste defeat in the Premier League. The Brazil forward, 20, has turned out 17 times for Pep Guardiola‘s side and never lost. That streak is now SIX games longer than the previous record, set by 1990s Manchester Uni...
The Sun - Mon Oct 16 10:47 AM
MANCHESTER CITY have already scored as many goals after EIGHT games than in the ENTIRE 2006-07 Premier League season. Pep Guardiola‘s men tore Stoke to shreds on Saturday afternoon to run out 7-2 winners at the Etihad Stadium. Having stormed to a 3-0 lead thanks to goals from Gabriel Jesus, Rahee...
The Sun - Mon Oct 16 10:45 AM
FORMER Manchester City player Shay Given has claimed Roberto Mancini fell out with EVERY player at the club. The Italian, now in charge of Zenit Saint Petersburg, was a hugely popular figure amongst supporters at the Etihad during his four-year spell in charge of the Citizens. He guided the club...
The Sun - Mon Oct 16 7:46 AM
RYAN BERTRAND would be “open” to a Manchester City move if Pep Guardiola comes calling in January. City could turn to the Southampton defender in January to fill the void left by the absence of injured Benjamin Mendy. SunSport exclusively revealed City’s interest in £30million-rated Bertrand over...
The Sun - Sun Oct 15 11:17 PM
ANTONIO CONTE launched a furious attack on his Chelsea flops after their shock defeat at rock-bottom Crystal Palace. The 2-1 loss left the reigning Premier League champions NINE POINTS adrift of table-topping Manchester City. Conte said: “The performance of the whole team was bad, not one or two...
The Sun - Sun Oct 15 11:06 PM
CHRISTIAN ERIKSEN is warning Zinedine Zidane he had better not make the same mistake about Tottenham as Pep Guardiola did. Guardiola calling Spurs “the Harry Kane team” was a bad joke gone wrong. And the England star proved it is not the case by having a poor game in Saturday’s 1-0 win over Bourn...
The Sun - Sun Oct 15 10:30 PM
ANDY CARROLL has been branded ‘nasty’ by one of his West Ham team-mates. The striker was sent off in the 1-1 draw at Burnley for two brainless challenges within just TEN SECONDS of game time. And Carroll got a rocket from Pablo Zabaleta for the elbows on James Tarkowski and Ben Mee which left the...
The Sun - Sun Oct 15 7:57 PM
IF the PFA Player of the Year award was given out now then Kevin De Bruyne would be stitched on for it. And Manchester City favourite Paul Lake, for one, will be praying the brilliant Belgian can maintain his amazing form. His wife Joanne — a writer and City fanatic — tweeted on Saturday evening …
The Sun - Sun Oct 15 5:52 PM
LIVERPOOL legend Steve McManaman has claimed Premier League champions Chelsea are a ‘ghost side’ compared to the one that won the title. The Blues suffered a shock loss at the hands of Crystal Palace on Saturday, as the Eagles netted their first goals in the league and picked up their first point...
The Sun - Sun Oct 15 5:09 PM
BARCELONA are in real danger of losing starlet Abel Ruiz with Arsenal, Chelsea and Manchester City keeping tabs on the youngster. The 17-year-old has dazzled this month in Spain’s U-17 World Cup side – where he has helped them reach the Round of 16 – where they will face France. According to the...
The Sun - Sun Oct 15 11:49 AM
STUNNING photos reveal the life of luxury Pep Guardiola is living as Manchester City boss. The Spaniard has based himself in a luxury city-centre apartment block as he manages his star-studded squad. City Suites on Chapel Street boasts state-of-the-art facilities including a gym, swimming pool an...
The Sun - Sun Oct 15 12:05 AM
GABRIEL JESUS struck twice to put Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City in seventh heaven. But it was Belgian international Kevin De Bruyne who went through his full repertoire of assists as City once again ran riot at the Etihad. Mark Hughes has pulled off some notable results against City since his s...