- Wed Nov 8 11:33 PM
is set to be in goal for England against Germany tomorrow — heaping more pressure on Joe Hart
. The Stoke keeper, 24, will play in successive senior international games for the first time when he steps out against the Germans at Wembley, despite boss Gareth Southgate saying previously...
- Wed Nov 8 10:30 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED directors fear Jose Mourinho is on his way to Paris St Germain. There is an increasingly belief among the Old Trafford top brass that their manager is ready to quit next summer and take over the filthy-rich French outfit. SunSport revealed this week that Mourinho’s representativ...
- Wed Nov 8 4:28 PM
ORLANDO CITY SC are reported to be keen on former Real Madrid and Manchester City striker Robinho. Lions are apparently looking to recruit Robinho in a deal that would be worth around £3.7million a year in Major League Scooer. Robinho, 33, is now playing for Atletico Mineiro in Campeonato Brasile...
- Wed Nov 8 3:13 PM
MANCHESTER CITY are reportedly poised to make a January bid for Sergej Milinkovic-Savic. And that could force Manchester United and Juventus into the race for the coveted Lazio midfielder The Serbian has impressed in Serie A and is expected to leave the Italian capital before next season. Calcio...
- Wed Nov 8 3:00 PM
MANCHESTER CITY’S top brass have predicted stunning football AND success under Pep Guardiola. Announcing new record revenue of £473million for the last financial year, chairman Khaldoon Al Mubarak admitted falling short on trophies in Guardiola’s first season was a “disappointment”. But with City...
- Wed Nov 8 2:35 PM
LIONEL MESSI has named the ONE club he would leave Barcelona for… and it isn’t Manchester City. The Argentinian superstar, 30, is out of contract at the La Liga giants in the summer, with speculation surrounding his future being to intensify. Much like Arsenal duo Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil, M...
- Wed Nov 8 2:02 PM
LYON are ready to renew their interest in Manchester City defender Eliaquim Mangala in January. And Pep Guardiola could use their interest to launch a bid of his own for the French club’s highly-rated young defender Mouctar Diakhaby. Lyon made an enquiry over the availability of the £32million ce...
- Wed Nov 8 11:45 AM
ALEXANDRE LACAZETTE is “not worrying” – despite being dropped for Arsenal’s defeat at Manchester City. It was the second time this season that Arsene Wenger had benched the striker for a clash with one of the Gunners‘ top-six rivals. SunSport columnist and MOTD2 pundit Alan Shearer said that Laca...
- Wed Nov 8 11:34 AM
MANCHESTER CITY are already making the Premier League look like a one-horse race. Pep Guardiola‘s men have got off the league’s best-ever start to sit on 31 points after just 11 games, boasting a +31 goal difference already. City sit eight points ahead of second-placed rivals Manchester United an...
- Wed Nov 8 9:33 AM
ON Sunday afternoon Arsenal suffered yet another defeat to a team occupying a place in the top four. Losing 3-1 to Man City is no shock, especially the way Pep Guardiola’s team have been playing recently. But what would be disappointing to Gunners fans is the manner in which they lost and the per...
- Wed Nov 8 9:30 AM
SOUTHAMPTON are looking for Stevan Jovetic to end their barren goalscoring run, according to reports. The former Manchester City striker is now with French champions Monaco after a summer move from Inter Milan. But The Mirror say he is unhappy with the Ligue 1 club and Saints chief Mauricio Pelle...
- Tue Nov 7 11:30 PM
MANCHESTER UNITED are expecting Paul Pogba to be fully fit for their clash against rivals Manchester City. The Red Devils’ most expensive signing ever has been sidelined with a hamstring injury he picked up in September. The 24-year-old has missed United’s last 12 matches which has impacted the p...
- Tue Nov 7 7:15 PM
LEE DIXON believes it’s time for Arsene Wenger to leave Arsenal after claiming they are in an ‘unfixable’ situation under the Frenchman. The Gunners lost yet again on the road this season, as Manchester City ran out 3-1 winners at the Etihad on Sunday, leaving them 12 points behind the Citizens....
- Tue Nov 7 5:19 PM
ON Sunday afternoon Arsenal suffered another defeat to a team occupying a place in the top four. Losing 3-1 to Manchester City is no shock, especially the way Pep Guardiola’s team have been playing recently. But what would be disappointing to Gunners fans is the manner in which they lost and the...
- Tue Nov 7 1:31 PM
ARSENAL star Laurent Koscielny
and Manchester City playmaker David Silva
took part in a bizarre twist on the old shirt-swapping tradition on Sunday. The players were trudged down the tunnel towards the dressing rooms after Pep Guardiola’s rampant City had beaten the Gunners 3-1 at the Etihad Stad...
- Tue Nov 7 1:18 PM
ARSENAL fans were angered by Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez appearing to be first down the tunnel after the defeat to Manchester City. Eagle-eyed Gunners fans noticed the contract rebels made a quick exit after their 3-1 defeat at the Etihad on Sunday. A clock by the tunnel exit shows City officia...
- Tue Nov 7 9:46 AM
MANCHESTER CITY were left angered by Arsene Wenger’s blistering post-match attack on Raheem Sterling
on Sunday night. The Gunners boss said the England winger ‘dives very well’ after he won a second half spot-kick in his team’s 3-1 win at the Etihad. Yet most pundits agreed that ref Michael Olive...
- Mon Nov 6 4:49 PM
MANCHESTER CITY, Tottenham, Chelsea and Manchester United boast four of the top five most valuable squads in Europe. According to data from the CIES Football Observatory, just ONE squad from outside of the Premier League even crack the top five. Barcelona come in third in the list, with Pep Guard...
- Mon Nov 6 1:47 PM
ARSENE WENGER branded Raheem Sterling
a diver after his Arsenal side were beaten by leaders Manchester City. The Gunners made a bid to sign the £49 million England winger just before the transfer deadline in August. But Wenger was furious at the way he went down under a challenge from Nacho Monre...
- Mon Nov 6 12:12 PM
ARSENAL fans are not happy with what Alexis Sanchez did after his side’s defeat at the hands of Manchester City. The Gunners had just been thumped 3-1 by Pep Guardiola‘s steamrolling attack at the Etihad Stadium on Sunday afternoon. Immediately after the loss, Sanchez walked over to former Arsena...
- Mon Nov 6 11:07 AM
ANOTHER exciting Premier League weekend is done and dusted… and it’s fair to say it was a cracker, for the most part. 3pm on Saturday aside, with all four games ending as quiet 1-0s, the weekend was breathless. A 2-2 between Stoke and Leicester to kick-off the weekend, before a 4-1 thumping for L...
- Mon Nov 6 9:41 AM
ANOTHER Premier League weekend is in the books, with more “hot takes” than you can shake a stick at. There were some shocks, as Everton finally managed a win. Then there were some less surprising results… as West Ham were brutally torn apart by Liverpool at the London Stadium. Manchester City and...
- Mon Nov 6 12:02 AM
MANCHESTER CITY and Chelsea were the big winners in the title race as United lost ground on their cross-town rivals. City beat Arsenal as United lost at Stamford Bridge, while Everton came from 2-0 down to win a thrilling encounter with Watford at Goodison Park. And of course we have ALL the Prem...
- Sun Nov 5 11:55 PM
BOURNEMOUTH I have got nothing but respect for Eddie Howe and the way he refuses to panic. His Cherries were in the bottom three recently but have now got back-to-back away wins and are climbing the table. A lot of managers would have tried a new system, or new personnel, when in trouble. But How...
- Sun Nov 5 10:30 PM
NOW the fear among neutrals has to be that Manchester City are going to walk away with this. I said before the start of the Premier League season that I thought Manchester United would win the title. But this start by Pep Guardiola’s team has been something else. The visit of Arsenal was supposed...
- Sun Nov 5 9:30 PM
ARSENAL goalkeeper Petr Cech
has come under fire after a poor performance in their 3-1 loss to Manchester City. A damning statistic revealed that Cech has yet to save a penalty for the Gunners, having faced 13 and conceded 13. The comment came directly after Kevin De Bruyne’s first half goal, whi...
- Sun Nov 5 7:44 PM
GABRIEL JESUS bagged another goal after being introduced as a substitute during Manchester City’s 3-1 victory against Arsenal. The youngster averages a goal every 89.57 minutes…which makes him the most prolific striker in the history of the Premier League. The Brazilian forward replaced Sergio Ag...
- Sun Nov 5 6:21 PM
THE Premier League table does not lie. Jose Mourinho is already eight points behind Pep’s free-scoring Manchester City side. That hurts. So, too, does a defeat like this. To Chelsea. To the champions. To Antonio Conte. You just know how much Jose Mourinho will hate a setback like this. Stamford B...
- Sun Nov 5 6:01 PM
ALL eyes were on Sergio Aguero
as Manchester City breezed past Arsenal 3-1 at the Etihad Stadium. However, eagle-eyed fans noticed that the 29-year-old was carrying a strange black box as he left the field. Kevin De Bruyne opened the scoring for the Citizens after 20 minutes, before Aguero double...
- Sun Nov 5 4:50 PM
conceded his 13th penalty for Arsenal when Sergio Aguero
netted from the spot in Manchester City’s 3-1 win today. The 35-year-old joined the north London club from Chelsea in June 2015, and has since faced and conceded 13 penalties. It’s fair to say its not his speciality as throughout...
- Sun Nov 5 4:08 PM
SERGIO AGUERO marked his special day in the only way he knows how with a goal in another win for Manchester CIty. The Argentine started the day wearing specially commissioned golden boots after becoming the club’s all-time leading scorer during the week. He was also given a special presentation b...
- Sun Nov 5 2:57 PM
FERNANDINHO is ready to put an end to speculation regarding his Manchester City career by signing a new one-year deal, according to reports. The 32-year-old only has a year left to run on his current contract at the Etihad, but is ready to commit his future to the Citizens. According to both the...
- Sun Nov 5 2:08 PM
ARSENAL fans have gone into meltdown on Twitter due to £52million Alexandre Lacazette being left out of the starting line-up against Manchester City. The French striker is the Gunners’ record signing, and was omitted from the XI which started at Anfield — and were hammered 4-0. Arsene Wenger has...
- Sun Nov 5 1:46 PM
will wear gold boots against Arsenal after breaking Manchester City’s goalscoring record. The Argentine hitman scored his 178th City goal in the 4-2 win over Napoli last week to break Eric Brook’s 78-year record. And his commemorate his remarkable achievement, Puma gifted the 29-ye...
- Sun Nov 5 1:23 PM
MAN CITY host Arsenal as they look to seal a record ninth Premier League on the bounce at the Etihad. The Gunners are nine points behind them in the table and they must win if they are to remain within touching distant of the title.
- Sun Nov 5 1:00 PM
ARSENAL travel north on Sunday to face Pep Guardiola’s rampant Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium. The Gunners go into the game sitting in fifth place, outside of the Champions League places only on goal difference despite a poor start. Yet it Arsène Wenger’s side have ambitions of closing the...
- Sun Nov 5 12:52 PM
LIVERPOOL and Inter Milan are both plotting a sensational swoop for David Silva
, as contract talks with Manchester City continue. Silva, 31, has been locked in talks with City all season about extending his stay at the Etihad beyond the summer of 2019, when his current deal expires. City boss Pep...
- Sun Nov 5 11:51 AM
ANYTHING Manchester City can do, Mesut Ozil can, too. That’s the message from Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger. The Gunners go to the Etihad on Sunday to face the likes of Kevin De Bruyne, David Silva and Sergio Aguero. And a confident Wenger reckons his German playmaker can mix it with the best of...
- Sun Nov 5 11:29 AM
MANCHESTER CITY are lining up a January swoop for Espanyol left-back Aaron Martin, according to reports. The 20-year-old defender is also being chased by Manchester United, but Pep Guardiola is ready to steal a march on his rivals. According to ESPN, sources close to City have told the news outle...
- Sun Nov 5 10:06 AM
ARSENE WENGER and Pep Guardiola are going head-to-head in a battle for Ajax star Frenkie De Jong. Arsenal and Manchester City have BOTH spoken to the Dutch giants over a January deal for the De Jong. The central midfielder, 20, has broken into the first team and has sparked a tug-of-war to get hi...
- Sun Nov 5 9:11 AM
MANCHESTER CITY play host to Arsenal in one of Sunday’s massive games at the Etihad Stadium. Pep Guardiola‘s men have stormed to the top of the Premier League, dropping just two points all season. Historically, Man City struggle to perform against Arsenal, but the Gunners themselves have a dreadf...
- Sat Nov 4 11:27 PM
is at the centre of a tug-of-war between Manchester City and Everton. West Brom will sell their skipper and both Pep Guardiola and the managerless Toffees want him to prop up their defence — with the price set to be huge when the transfer window opens. The Baggies scared off City las...
- Sat Nov 4 6:35 PM
proved to be the talk of Twitter once again as the West Ham goalkeeper continues to struggle between the sticks. The 30-year-old was involved in a calamitous mistake during the warm-up prior to the Liverpool clash, as he let the ball slip through between his legs. It's best to get the mi...
- Sat Nov 4 5:03 PM
KEVIN DE BRUYNE may have clocked up 14 goals since he arrived at the Ethiad in 2015. But he has an even more impressive record with regards to assists- this season alone he has set up 24 goals in the Premier League. In an interview with Sky Sports, the selfless midfielder admitted he got more …
- Sat Nov 4 4:09 PM
has become one of the strongest and most versatile midfielders since he joined Manchester City seven years ago. But he could have been based in North London, not the North of England had Wenger et al believed he was cut out for life in the Premiership in 2010. According to the Daily M...
- Sat Nov 4 3:48 PM
ARSENAL take a trip north to the Etihad Stadium to take on Manchester City in a massive showdown on Sunday. On paper, Pep Guardiola‘s steamrolling attacking ranks look dead-set to keep their white-hot form rolling on. So far this season, City have won nine of their ten Premier League games, scori...
- Sat Nov 4 2:28 PM
MANCHESTER CITY have entered the race to lure Liverpool’s contract rebel Emre Can away from Anfield next summer, according to reports. The German midfielder has just a year left to run on his current deal with the Reds, and is expected to depart Merseyside after a four-season stay, with Juventus...
- Fri Nov 3 10:30 PM
ILKAY GUNDOGAN can sense something “special” is happening at Manchester City — and has seen it somewhere before. The midfielder got a close-up view of Pep Guardiola’s acclaimed Bayern Munich team for three years during his time at Borussia Dortmund. And German international Gundogan, 27, is now s...
- Fri Nov 3 7:23 PM
MAN CITY host Arsenal as they look to continue their unbeaten start in the Premier League. Nine points below them, the Gunners will need to find a way to win at the Etihad to have any realistic chance of competing for the title.
- Fri Nov 3 5:22 PM
MANCHESTER CITY have made a flying start to the season: unbeaten, top of the Premier League and looking genuine contenders in the Champions League at this early stage. But not everyone inside the Etihad Stadium will be happy with how the season is going so far. Veteran midfielder Yaya Toure
- Fri Nov 3 5:17 PM
PEP GUARDIOLA admits he could be on the look-out for a new forward in the summer – as he prepares to welcome Alexis Sanchez to the Etihad on Sunday. Manchester City had a £60 million bid for Arsenal’s Chielan superstar accepted on deadline day – only for the Gunners to pull the plug at the …
- Fri Nov 3 4:25 PM
has been staying behind for shooting practice in a bid to improve his goal-scoring. The Manchester City forward – who was a target for Arsenal in the summer – has already banged in 10 goals this season. That puts him just one behind his best ever tally – and boss Pep Guardiola bel...
- Fri Nov 3 3:59 PM
KEVIN DE BRUYNE and Leroy Sane are in competition to be named the Premier League’s player of the month for October. Manchester City stars De Bruyne and Sane have been in blistering form to help Pep Guardiola’s side set the early place in the top flight. And the duo lead the shortlist of six playe...
- Fri Nov 3 10:05 AM
MANCHESTER UNITED defender Luke Shaw
is looking to return to Southampton in January, if Ryan Bertand moves to Manchester City, according to reports. The Mirror report, the United full-back is cutting a frustrated figure at Old Trafford under Jose Mourinho and is hoping for an escape route back to...
- Thu Nov 2 11:02 PM
set his sights on reaching 200 Manchester City goals after becoming their all-time top scorer. The Argentina star’s goal at Napoli on Wednesday was his 178th for City — beating Eric Brook’s 78-year-old record. That strike helped the Citizens to a 4-2 victory in the Champions League....
- Thu Nov 2 6:28 PM
MANCHESTER CITY boss Pep Guardiola is eyeing a January swoop for Southampton full-back Ryan Bertrand
. The England full-back has been watched by City scouts on a number of occasions over the past two seasons. Guardiola is a huge fan of the 28-year-old, and is desperate to land another left-back wi...
- Thu Nov 2 1:12 PM
MANCHESTER CITY continued their white-hot start to the 2017-18 season with a 4-2 win away to Napoli on Wednesday night. Nicolas Otamendi, John Stones, Sergio Aguero and Raheem Sterling all scored on the night in Italy to send City top of Group F. In scoring last night, Argentine star Aguero made...
- Thu Nov 2 12:28 PM
NOTHING LIKE A quick tweet to prompt a debate. As Sergio Aguero
became Manchester City’s greatest ever goalscorer last night I declared him as the best foreign import the Premier League has had. It was a statement that was liked by the blue side of Manchester, caused outrage in the red and no lit...