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The Sun - Wed Oct 25 5:40 PM
MITRE have responded to harsh critcisim from Pep Guardiola and Yaya Toure about their Carabao Cup match ball. Guardiola insisted: “It is too light, it moves all over the place, it is not a good ball.” Toure labelled it “rubbish.” The Manchester City midfielder also claimed it was far worse than t...
The Sun - Wed Oct 25 5:10 PM
MANCHESTER CITY are on fire this season. After eight games, Pep Guardiola’s team have scored 29 goals and are the first team since 1894 to reach that return. A huge part of their success has been the amazing form of Kevin De Bruyne. In 11 appearances, he has contributed two goals and eight assist...
The Sun - Wed Oct 25 2:02 PM
YAYA TOURE joined Pep Guardiola in slamming the ‘rubbish’ match ball used in the Carabao Cup. Manchester City needed a penalty shoot-out to finally see off Wolves – after drawing a rare blank for 120 minutes. And afterwards the Etihad chief claimed the Mitre Delta football – used in all EFL match...
The Sun - Wed Oct 25 1:13 PM
KYLE WALKER has ditched his Mini was a luxury Lamborghini. The Manchester City star was spotted driving into training on Wednesday after coming on in extra-time of the Carabao Cup win over Wolves. City have been purring in the Prem with Walker and Co dropping just two points from their opening ni...
The Sun - Wed Oct 25 1:05 PM
THE Michelin star-trained chef who caters for Manchester City’s stars revealed: Sometimes I feel like their mum. Jonny Marsh is hired to cook and deliver nutritional food to hungry Etihad players Kevin De Bruyne, Kyle Walker and Ilkay Gundogan. He told the BBC: “I prepare the food at home and I d...
The Sun - Wed Oct 25 12:31 PM
THE EFL have requested showdown talks with Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola after he blastyed the quality of the Mitre match ball. After his Premier League leaders saw off Championship outfit Wolves in a penalty shoot-out in the Carabao Cup, Guardiola was furious with the ball used. Guardiola s...
The Sun - Wed Oct 25 12:09 PM
WOLVES star Conor Coady is being tracked by Newcastle and local rivals West Bromwich Albion, SunSport understands. Despite missing his sudden death spot kick in the Carabao Cup defeat at Manchester City, the defender was outstanding against the Premier League leaders. The 24-year-old has been con...
The Sun - Wed Oct 25 11:01 AM
VINCENT KOMPANY has flown to Barcelona in an effort to beat his injury curse once and for all. The Belgian star has been out of action since he damaged his calf while on international duty back in August. That blow is the latest in a long line of problems suffered by the centre-back over recent …
The Sun - Wed Oct 25 9:49 AM
MANCHESTER CITY star Danilo admits: I miss Madrid. Pep Guardiola paid £26.5million to prise the Brazilian from Real. He has started three Premier League games and played just three minutes of Champions League football this season despite winning Europe’s elite competition twice in two years with...
The Sun - Wed Oct 25 9:49 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED, Chelsea, Arsenal, Tottenham, Liverpool and moneybags Manchester City were all involved in a tremendous deadline day which saw deals galore at monster prices. And the Premier League’s biggest clubs are lining up their January moves and focusing on recruiting coaching staff with...
The Sun - Wed Oct 25 1:25 AM
THE CARABAO CUP descended into fresh farce with Arsenal and Manchester City dragged into a substitutions probe. Arsenal needed extra-time to beat Norwich 2-1 and City saw off Wolves in a penalty shootout but both are waiting to discover if they broke rules over subs. The Premier League giants mad...
The Sun - Wed Oct 25 1:05 AM
PEP GUARDIOLA blasted the Carabao Cup Mitre football for Manchester City’s struggles against Championship side Wolves. Claudio Bravo was the hero when he saved two penalties and Sergio Aguero netted a cheeky Panenka to book their spot in the quarter-finals. Both teams had a load of chances to win...
The Sun - Tue Oct 24 10:45 PM
CLAUDIO BRAVO was Manchester City’s shootout hero again as Sergio Aguero scored the crucial penalty to get Pep Guardiola’s side into the Carabao Cup quarter-final. The keeper saved Alfred N’Diaye’s spot kick and then backed it up by keeping Conor Coady’s effort out. Wolves were understandably not...
The Sun - Tue Oct 24 9:38 PM
MANCHESTER CITY have finally been conkered in their incredible start to the season. Pep Guardiola predictably made many changes for their Carabao Cup tie against Wolves but no-one could have anticipated one particularly nutty character to step out at Etihad before kick-off. "Come on, City!" pic.t...
The Sun - Tue Oct 24 1:51 PM
KEVIN DE BRUYNE is reportedly close to signing a new contract with Manchester City – despite interest from Paris Saint-Germain. The French club swooped for De Bruyne before the Belgian joined City for £54million from Wolfsburg in 2015. Goal.com claim that PSG have told De Bruyne’s representatives...
The Sun - Mon Oct 23 2:52 PM
THERE were goals galore this weekend in the Premier League as Manchester City moved five points clear at the top. While at the wrong end, Crystal Palace remain rooted to the bottom after a dour performance in a 1-0 defeat to Newcastle. Everton were humbled 5-2 at home to Arsenal that cost Ronald...
The Sun - Mon Oct 23 12:14 PM
MANCHESTER CITY extended their winning streak to 11 games with victory over Burnley and they host Wolves at home in the Carabao Cup in their next match. Wolves will be in high spirits though ahead of the match after winning their last three matches, scoring nine goals across the victories. Kick-o...
The Sun - Mon Oct 23 11:08 AM
AT this stage last season, Manchester City sat on top of the Premier League table and were quite rightly regarded as the team to beat. The style of play Pep Guardiola implemented at Barcelona and Bayern Munich, appeared to be working well in England. Some even compared Guardiola’s City to the gre...
The Sun - Mon Oct 23 9:40 AM
EVERTON manager Ronald Koeman was spotted looking relaxed and smiling despite admitting his future is uncertain at Goodison Park. The under-fire Dutchman watched on as his side were battered 5-2 at home by a rampant Arsenal, to send the Toffees spiralling into the bottom three of the Premier Leag...
The Sun - Mon Oct 23 7:52 AM
KYLIAN MBAPPE has been named the 2017 European Golden Boy. The Paris Saint-Germain striker beat off competition from Manchester City’s Gabriel Jesus and Barcelona’s Ousmane Dembele to bag the coveted award. The news was broken by Italian outlet Tuttosport this morning. Mbappe has scored four goal...
The Sun - Sun Oct 22 10:44 PM
PEP GUARDIOLA says there is no chance his Manchester City can be the next Invincibles. Table-topping City are the only unbeaten side in the Premier League after nine matches — and moved five points clear with Saturday’s 3-0 defeat of Burnley. Arsenal claimed the title of Invincibles after going t...
The Sun - Sun Oct 22 12:48 PM
JURGEN KLOPP thinks the Premier League title race could be over already. The Liverpool boss points to Manchester City’s stunning start to the season that has taken them five points clear at the top. City beat Burnley 3-0 on Saturday to continue their fine form, while closest rivals Manchester Un...
The Sun - Sun Oct 22 12:16 PM
WEST HAM are targeting former Manchester City bosses Manuel Pellegrini and Roberto Mancini to replace the under-fire Slaven Bilic. The Hammers board and owners met on Saturday to discuss the Croatian’s future following their 3-0 humiliation at home to Brighton on Friday night. While it is suggest...
The Sun - Sun Oct 22 11:41 AM
MANUEL PELLEGRINI tops the list of candidates to be Leicester’s new boss. The Foxes want to tempt the former Manchester City chief away from Hebei China Fortune. Pellegrini — who won the Premier League with City in 2014 — has the managerial calibre Leicester want after sacking Craig Shakespeare l...
The Sun - Sun Oct 22 11:40 AM
ARSENAL are preparing to offer Jack Wilshere a new contract, as Chelsea and Manchester City consider a swoop for the midfielder. The Gunners star, 25, has enjoyed a superb return to form in North London after coming back from yet another injury, sustained while on loan at Bournemouth last season....
The Sun - Sun Oct 22 8:01 AM
MANCHESTER CITY have put Mouctar Diakhaby on their shortlist of targets as a new centre-half. Top spy Txiki Begiristain and co-assistant coach Mikel Arteta watched the 6ft 3in France Under-21 star play for Lyon at Everton in Thursday’s Europa League match. Diakhaby, 20, fits the bill as City boss...
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...