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The Sun - Wed Aug 23 11:00 PM
LIONEL MESSI’S dad has spoken to Manchester City about his son making a sensational move to the Etihad. Jorge Messi met City director of football Txiki Begiristain, who was at Barcelona until 2012, about Leo’s future. Sources have told SunSport the duo spoke about the possibility of Messi, 30, jo...
The Sun - Wed Aug 23 2:58 PM
CRAIG DAWSON has signed a new three-year deal with West Brom – which could open the door to Jonny Evans’ exit to Manchester City. The new and improved deal for the defender will run until 2020 and was confirmed by the Baggies on Wednesday. And after securing the 27-year-old’s future and the expec...
The Sun - Wed Aug 23 12:49 PM
PEP GUARDIOLA’S brother and Manchester City’s owners are set to complete a deal to take over La Liga side Girona FC. Negotiations have been ongoing, and another team is close to being added to the City Football Group. New York City FC and Melbourne City FC are other members. Negotiations to compl...
The Sun - Wed Aug 23 10:21 AM
BENJAMIN MENDY, Manchester City’s £49million summer signing, has caused a stir after parking illegally outside a hotel in Manchester city centre. The 23-year-old left his £250, 000 Ferrari F12 F2X in a taxi rank for over an hour whilst he picked up a Nando’s. As a result, Mendy received a £60 par...
The Sun - Wed Aug 23 9:08 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED, Chelsea, Arsenal, Tottenham, Liverpool and moneybags Manchester City are all in the market for new signings. And with it expected to be a record-breaking summer, SunSport will be here to bring you each and every update.
The Sun - Wed Aug 23 12:54 AM
WAYNE ROONEY’S form has been a big talking point after the striker came off the bench to score his second in two games against Manchester City. After his return to Everton he has looked a rejuvenated force, but these top stars are split over whether he should be picked for England. YES: Say Mic...
The Sun - Tue Aug 22 5:50 PM
WAYNE ROONEY has received rave reviews since returning to Everton from Manchester United. England and United‘s all-time record goalscorer Roo, 31, had fallen well out of favour under Jose Mourinho and allowed to rejoin his boyhood club this summer. Last season there were a host of claims suggesti...
The Sun - Tue Aug 22 5:05 PM
MANCHESTER CITY are set to find out their Champions League group stage opponents. The club have been known to be consistently handed difficult groups in Europe’s elite club competition and will be hoping for better luck in this season’s draw. Pep Guardiola’s men will be relieved that they will no...
The Sun - Tue Aug 22 12:55 PM
IT COULD take an offer of £70million to convince Arsenal into selling Alexis Sanchez to Manchester City. The Gunners are desperate to keep the contract rebel despite his refusal to sign a new deal. Arsene Wenger is standing firm on his decision to hold onto the Chilean frontman despite risking lo...
The Sun - Tue Aug 22 10:45 AM
MANCHESTER CITY are on the verge of ending their pursuit for West Brom defender Jonny Evans according to reports. Pep Guardiola will instead divert his attention to Middlesbrough’s Ben Gibson if they fail to land the Irishman. Gibson has been identified as Guardiola’s back up plan and City are pr...
The Sun - Tue Aug 22 10:39 AM
JACK WILSHERE will be available for Arsenal’s crunch clash at Liverpool on Sunday despite his latest comeback ending in RED MIST. The midfielder was raging on Monday night as he was given his marching orders while playing for the Gunners’ youth side against Manchester City’s Under-23s. Wilshere,...
The Sun - Tue Aug 22 9:22 AM
BARCELONA are in no rush to renew Andres Iniesta’s contract, but Pep Guardiola still thinks the has a lot of football left in him, according to reports in Spain. The Nou Camp legend has spent his entire career in Catalonia, but admitted he is seriously mulling over his options for the first time....
The Sun - Tue Aug 22 9:14 AM
MANCHESTER CITY fans are on the edge of their seats as boss Pep Guardiola admitted a blockbuster £275million deal for Lionel Messi “might happen”. The Premier League giants have been linked with a mega-move for the Barcelona legend after it emerged he has still not signed a new contract with the...
The Sun - Tue Aug 22 12:36 AM
MANCHESTER CITY fans showed they are not the type to forget, as a stunning coincidence emerged after Wayne Rooney netted his 200th Premier League goal. The Everton striker, who re-signed for the Toffees from Manchester United earlier this summer, scored the opener in his side’s 1-1 draw at the Et...
The Sun - Mon Aug 21 9:58 PM
RAGING Jack Wilshere was sent off for Arsenal Under-23s after flooring a Manchester City player and sparking a brawl on the pitch BEFORE then fighting in the tunnel. The Gunners midfielder reacted furiously to being hit with a late tackle and responded by shoving the City player to the ground. Wi...
The Sun - Mon Aug 21 9:53 PM
WAYNE ROONEY scored his 200th Premier League goal as the Blue Moon all-but came crashing down on Pep Guardiola. Not only did the Manchester City boss see Rooney nail back-to-back league goals in his first two games since returning to Everton. But he found himself dealing with another calamity ‘ke...
The Sun - Mon Aug 21 9:26 PM
WAYNE ROONEY has scored his 200th Premier League goal to give Everton an early advantage against Manchester City. The striker carries a deadly curse against the Citizens – he also scored his 50th and 150th league goals against them. Rooney is now only the second player to score 200 Premier League...
The Sun - Mon Aug 21 9:17 PM
KYLE WALKER saw red on his Manchester City home debut – after a controversial second booking in three minutes. The £50million England right-back, already cautioned for a late tackle on Everton defender Leighton Baines, was cautioned after an alleged elbow on Dominic Calvert-Lewin in the 44th minu...
The Sun - Mon Aug 21 8:36 PM
RAGING Jack Wilshere was sent off for Arsenal Under-23s after flooring a Manchester City player and sparking a brawl on the pitch. The Gunners midfielder reacted furiously to being hit with a late tackle and responded by shoving the City player to the ground. Wilshere gets sent off. #AFCU23 pic.t...
The Sun - Mon Aug 21 8:28 PM
MANCHESTER CITY host Everton on home turf tonight, but this is the first time that the Citizens have played at the newly-renovated Etihad stadium. The two teams lined up in the stadium’s new tunnel – which allow’s VIP fan’s to watch their side closely from behind mirrored glass. Members of the Tu...
The Sun - Mon Aug 21 8:17 PM
FOOTBALL fans vented their fury at Manchester City vs Everton being ruined by smoke… from pre-match fireworks. A host of flashes and sparkles were set off inside the stadium ahead of kick-off at the Etihad. Obviously need to upgrade @SkyUK to Ultra HD as I can't see the players… #ManCity #Everton...
The Sun - Mon Aug 21 6:01 PM
MANCHESTER CITY will commemorate the victims of the Manchester and Barcelona terror attacks by wearing a red and yellow worker bee on their shirts for tonight’s game against Everton. Some 15 people died in the attacks in Barcelona and Cambrils last week while 22 were killed when a suicide bomber...
The Sun - Mon Aug 21 3:52 PM
Things are looking pretty good for City ahead of Monday night. On paper, we’ve never lost our first home game of the season in the Premier League and we’ve not been beaten in at the Etihad in a league game this calendar year. The atmosphere and momentum from pre-season surrounding the club is ele...
The Sun - Mon Aug 21 3:19 PM
SAMIR NASRI has completed his move to Turkish side Antalyaspor from Manchester City on a two-year deal. Nasri has moved for a fee of just £3.2million – City had paid £25m for Nasri to bring him in from Arsenal back in 2011. HOŞ GELDİN SAMIR NASRI#BizAntalyasporuz pic.twitter.com/wtjJ6LcvAT — Anta...
The Sun - Mon Aug 21 1:16 PM
SAMIR NASRI has completed his move to Turkish side Antalyaspor from Manchester City on a two-year deal. Although the Premier League outfit have not revealed the fee received, it is believed to be around £8million. More to follow…
The Sun - Mon Aug 21 11:43 AM
FIVE Premier League teams will compete for Europe’s most prestigious club prize this season. Manchester United’s victory over Ajax in the Europa League final ensured they will be in the hat for the Champions League. But the route to the final in Kiev could prove longer for some clubs than others....
The Sun - Mon Aug 21 11:39 AM
MANCHESTER CITY and Everton will be hoping to keep up their 100 per cent record when the two sides meet on Monday night. Pep Guardiola’s side eventually eased past Brighton in their opening fixture whilst Wayne Rooney secured Everton’s win over Stoke. The Toffees stunned City by winning 4-0 at Go...
The Sun - Mon Aug 21 6:57 AM
MANCHESTER CITY have met with Lionel Messi’s camp to discuss a potential world-record transfer, according to reports. And the Barcelona superstar is “seriously considering” leaving the club, reports the Daily Record. City are supposedly ready to meet Messi’s £275million buy-out clause. The Premie...
The Sun - Sun Aug 20 11:00 PM
PEP GUARDIOLA will not wilt under the pressure of winning trophies for Manchester City — because he has lived with it all his life. The Etihad chief knows the spotlight on him has never been brighter after a potless first season. He was hardly been helped by Jose Mourinho landing three in his own...
The Sun - Sun Aug 20 5:03 PM
MANCHESTER CITY reject Samir Nasri was mobbed by Antalyaspor after arriving in Turkey for his move to the Turkish club. The former Arsenal man was binned by Pep Guardiola as soon as the Spanish boss arrived at the Etiad, banished to train away from the first team due to being overweight. The 30-y...
The Sun - Sun Aug 20 1:04 PM
MANCHESTER CITY are ready to break the world transfer record and meet Lionel Messi’s £275million buy-out clause, according to reports in France. Neymar became football’s costliest player when he left the Nou Camp to join Paris Saint-Germain for £198m. And Yahoo Sport France report we could have t...
The Sun - Sun Aug 20 12:44 PM
MANCHESTER CITY outcast Samir Nasri is on the verge of ending his Etihad nightmare. The wantaway Frenchman posted an image on his Instagram of himself boarding a private plane as he closes in on a move to Antalyaspor. It is believed the ex-Arsenal man is jetting off to Turkey to become the club’s...
The Sun - Sun Aug 20 12:23 PM
MANCHESTER CITY boss Pep Guardiola claims he has “enough good players up front” despite lining up a £400, 000-a-week deal for Alexis Sanchez. The Spanish chief has been chasing Arsenal‘s star man all summer and is even willing to part with the astronomical sum in order to land his man, as we excl...
The Sun - Sun Aug 20 11:14 AM
ANDRES INIESTA has put Premier League clubs on red alert by revealing he is considering his future “for the first time”. The Barcelona icon has spent his entire career with his Catalan club, but is yet to sign a new contract. And he reveals the certainty surrounding the club is making him conside...
The Sun - Sun Aug 20 10:29 AM
ANDRES INIESTA has put Premier League clubs on red alert by revealing he is considering his future “for the first time”. The Barcelona icon has spent his entire career with his boyhood club, but is yet to sign a new contract. And he reveals the certainty surrounding the club is making him conside...
The Sun - Sun Aug 20 12:41 AM
ENGLAND goalkeeper Joe Hart was left distraught after his Range Rover was stolen – with his vast collection of rap music inside. But when cops recovered the £100, 000 car they discovered that thieves had left the CDs untouched. Joe discovered his luxury motor had been stolen from his driveway at...
The Sun - Sat Aug 19 10:30 PM
MANCHESTER CITY are drawing up an eye-watering deal worth £400, 000 A WEEK for Alexis Sanchez. Etihad chiefs have put meticulous plans in place for the Arsenal star’s arrival this month. The £21million-a-year contract would make Sanchez, 28, the Premier League’s highest-paid player on a weekly ba...
The Sun - Sat Aug 19 4:50 PM
MANCHESTER CITY star Gabriel Jesus is expected to be the new Ronaldo by his football-mad Brazilian nation. Etihad midfielder Fernandinho has revealed the little forward has a giant weight on his shoulders as Samba supporters hold the highest of hopes for the 20-year-old. Ronaldo Luis Nazario de L...
The Sun - Sat Aug 19 12:08 PM
JUVENTUS have joined the hunt for Virgil van Dijk, according to reports in Italy. The Dutchman has handed in a transfer request at Southampton, and is a target for Liverpool, Chelsea and Manchester City. And Gazzetta dello Sport now report Juventus have joined the mix as they continue their searc...
The Sun - Sat Aug 19 10:50 AM
ARSENAL and Tottenham have joined Manchester City in the race for Turkish whizkid Oguz Kagan Guctekin. The 18-year-old midfielder has been promoted to the Fenerbahce first-team set up and sparked interest in the Premier League. Aziz Yildirim, president for the Turkish giants, claims City have lod...
The Sun - Fri Aug 18 5:35 PM
WEST BROM are preparing for life without Jonny Evans by lining up a move for Mamadou Sakho. The Liverpool outcast wants out of the club after falling out with boss Jurgen Klopp during pre-season a year ago. The Frenchman was farmed out on loan to Crystal Palace last season where he ended up winni...
The Sun - Fri Aug 18 4:17 PM
PEP GUARDIOLA insists he is more than happy to stick with the players he has if he cannot bring anyone to the Etihad before the end of the window. The Manchester City boss is determined to strengthen his squad with a new centre back, but has been knocked back with an £18 million bid for …
The Sun - Fri Aug 18 4:07 PM
Patrick Roberts WILL return to Celtic for the rest of the season – with the Manchester City star’s loan move set to be rubber stamped early next week. SunSport revealed this month how Roberts, 20, planned to tell Etihad chiefs he wanted a second spell with the Hoops. And we can reveal his wish ha...
The Sun - Fri Aug 18 2:14 PM
THE 2017-18 Premier League season kicked-off with a bang just a week away with goals galore. Arsenal‘s thrilling, late 4-3 win over Leicester and Liverpool‘s frustrating 3-3 draw with Watford in the opening two games truly set the tone. But now, it’s time to put the past behind us and move on the...
The Sun - Fri Aug 18 7:57 AM
WEST BROM are reportedly bracing themselves for a bid of £25million from Manchester City for Jonny Evans. Pep Guardiola’s side have already had a £18m bid rejected by the Baggies for the defender. But City are set to return to the table after the weekend with a new offer, according to the Daily M...
The Sun - Thu Aug 17 10:53 PM
MANCHESTER CITY must pay £35million to prise shock target Jonny Evans away from West Brom. And Etihad boss Pep Guardiola is trying to put together a package that will reach that number as he refuses to give up on the Northern Ireland centre-half. City’s initial £18m offer also included extras tha...
The Sun - Thu Aug 17 7:53 PM
MANCHESTER CITY end this weekend’s Premier League action with a home clash against Everton. Both sides have spent big in the transfer market this summer, with City splashing out upwards of £200million on the likes of Bernard Mendy, Ederson, Kyle Walker, Danilo and Bernardo Silva. Everton, meanwhi...
The Sun - Thu Aug 17 6:53 PM
WEST BROM are in talks with Tottenham over a £15million move for Kevin Wimmer, according to reports. The Austrian could arrive at The Hawthorns as a potential replacement for Jonny Evans, who has emerged as a shock target for Manchester City. According to the Telegraph, Tony Pulis has made a move...
The Sun - Thu Aug 17 3:06 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED and Manchester City are competing for Nigerian strike prodigy Emmanuel Bonaventure Dennis. Leicester are also on the trail of the 19-year-old Club Brugge frontman. Dennis has taken Belgian football by storm with five goals in his opening five games this season. And according to...
The Sun - Thu Aug 17 8:33 AM
TXIKI BEGIRISTAIN AND Ferran Soriano rode into The Etihad carrying the Barcelona model that was to transform Manchester City. As Director of Football and Vice President respectively what they had overseen at The Nou Camp during the noughties had every club in Europe drooling. So they came with bi...
The Sun - Thu Aug 17 12:28 AM
EDERSON MORAES has revealed the secrets behind his nifty footwork and mighty kick. Pep Guardiola has gone through Joe Hart, Claudio Bravo and Willy Caballero in his bid to find the perfect No 1 for Manchester City. And now the Etihad chief believes he has found the ideal long-term solution in £34...