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The Sun - Fri Sep 8 10:40 PM
PEP GUARDIOLA has laid down the law to BOTH Sergio Aguero and Raheem Sterling. Argentine striker Aguero has been told he should NOT consider himself Manchester City’s No 1 striker. Manager Guardiola also talked tough love to winger Sterling, telling him to stop feeling sorry for himself. Gua...
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 10:27 PM
THE sound of incoming friendly fire from the Nou Camp only amplified the belief that the time of reckoning is arriving for Pep Guardiola. Transfer window closed, international break yawned away and a vibrant Liverpool side rolling into the Etihad at lunchtime — this is where Manchester City’s sea...
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 8:48 PM
LIVERPOOL go to the Etihad today buoyed by a fine start to the season. They are on a high from pumping Arsenal 4-0, they have kept Philippe Coutinho and added Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain. And I fancy the Reds might be on even more of a high come full-time against Manchester City. They were magnificen...
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 7:23 PM
JADON SANCHO became the first English player to join Borussia Dortmund when he swapped Manchester City for the Bundesliga on deadline day. The 17-year-old signed a long-term contract with the German side and took the vacant No.7 shirt, which was previously worn by Ousmane Dembele. Our friends at...
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 6:43 PM
JADON SANCHO became the first English player to join Borussia Dortmund when he swapped Manchester City for the Bundesliga on deadline day. The 17-year-old signed a long-term contract with the German side and took the vacant No.7 shirt, which was previously worn by Ousmane Dembele. Our friends at...
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 3:54 PM
PEP GUARDIOLA vows there was never a chance that he would allow Raheem Sterling to leave for Arsenal. The Gunners wanted the England attacker as part of the deal that would have taken Alexis Sanchez to Manchester City on transfer deadline day. But Pep refused point – and opposite number Arsene We...
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 3:50 PM
ALEXIS SANCHEZ has appeared to put his transfer heartache behind him as he raises a smile in Arsenal training. The Gunners forward, 28, failed to fashion a move to Manchester City during the summer. Both Sanchez and team-mate Mesut Ozil were expected to leave the Emirates as they entered the fina...
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 2:35 PM
PHILIPPE COUTINHO has been left out of Liverpool’s squad to face Manchester City on Saturday, Jurgen Klopp has confirmed. But the Reds boss has insisted the Brazilian trying to force a move to Barcelona last month was “not unforgiveable”. The wantaway star has yet to feature for the Reds’ this se...
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 1:55 PM
MANCHESTER CITY host Liverpool on Saturday in the pick of this weekend’s Premier League games. The 12.30pm kick-off at the Etihad promises to be a thriller, with a host of superstars on display. Both clubs reinforced heavily during the summer transfer market and are both unbeaten in three Premier...
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 1:17 PM
PHILIPPE COUTINHO will NOT play for Liverpool against Manchester City on Saturday, boss Jurgen Klopp has confirmed. The attacker has been left out of the squad as continues his recovery from a stress-related back injury. More to follow…
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 12:41 PM
KYLIAN MBAPPE has revealed he would love to work with Pep Guardiola… but not at Manchester City. The French strike sensation joined Paris Saint-Germain in a sensational loan deal from Monaco on deadline day. That drew to an end one of the summer’s longest transfer sagas – with City, Arsenal, Live...
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 12:34 PM
BACARY SAGNA has reportedly snubbed a move to Brighton in favour of joining West Ham or Leicester. The French international was released by Manchester City at the end of last season and is currently a free agent. But L’Equipe claim that he will soon have a new employer as he prepares to make a de...
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 11:47 AM
MANCHESTER CITY host Liverpool in arguably the pick of this weekend’s Premier League fixtures. The top-flight giants will do battle at the Etihad in Saturday lunch-time’s kick-off – with Pep Guardiola and Jurgen Klopp ready to continue their fierce rivalry. The duo were in charge of Bayern Munich...
The Sun - Fri Sep 8 12:31 AM
Manchester United and Manchester City led the charge against the Premier League’s revolutionary idea to close the summer transfer window early. The 20 top-flight clubs voted on the controversial subject, with 14 votes to five in favour of the window ending before the season begins and Burnley abs...
The Sun - Thu Sep 7 11:47 PM
PHILIPPE COUTINHO will be ruled out of Liverpool’s clash with Manchester City with injury despite playing for Brazil during the international break. The Premier League’s most complicated transfer saga involved the Brazil star being ruled out with for Liverpool’s first three league games with a st...
The Sun - Thu Sep 7 11:45 PM
PEP GUARDIOLA plans a heart-to-heart with Raheem Sterling after a traumatic couple of weeks for the England ace. The Manchester City winger feared he could be on his way out of the Etihad when he was linked to Arsenal last month. The Gunners said they may be tempted to do a deal for Alexis Sanche...
The Sun - Thu Sep 7 11:02 PM
Manchester United and Man City led the charge against the Premier League’s revolutionary idea to close the summer transfer window early. The 20 top-flight clubs voted on the controversial subject, with 14 votes to five in favour of the window ending before the season begins and Burnley abstaining...
The Sun - Thu Sep 7 10:51 PM
PHILIPPE COUTINHO will be ruled out of Liverpool’s clash with Manchester City with injury despite playing for Brazil during the international break. The Premier League’s most complicated transfer saga involved the Brazil star being ruled out with for Liverpool’s first three league games with a st...
The Sun - Thu Sep 7 10:30 PM
PEP GUARDIOLA plans a heart-to-heart with Raheem Sterling after a traumatic couple of weeks for the England ace. The Manchester City winger feared he could be on his way out of the Etihad when he was linked to Arsenal last month. The Gunners said they may be tempted to do a deal for Alexis Sanche...
The Sun - Thu Sep 7 8:19 PM
PHILIPPE COUTINHO could be ruled out of Liverpool’s clash with Manchester City with injury despite starring for Brazil during the international break. The Premier League’s most complicated transfer saga involved the Brazil star being ruled out with for Liverpool’s first three league games with a...
The Sun - Thu Sep 7 12:34 PM
AS a Manchester City fan, it’s hard to consider our transfer window anything other than a success. This may come as a surprise to some neutrals who proudly looked upon the Alexis Sanchez mess and took arms to social media to gleefully denounce City’s deadline day as a disaster, but all evidence p...
The Sun - Thu Sep 7 11:53 AM
ARSENE WENGER says he has no doubt Alexis Sanchez’s mind will be elsewhere when he returns to Arsenal today. The Chilean will be back at the Gunners’ training ground for the first time since his transfer deadline day move collapsed last week. He appeared to be set to join Premier League rivals Ma...
The Sun - Thu Sep 7 11:07 AM
JURGEN KLOPP is ready to throw Philippe Coutinho back into his squad for the trip to fellow title rivals Manchester City. The Brazilian has yet to feature this season after trying to push through a £138million move to Barcelona. Liverpool cited his absence from the previous match-day squads as a...
The Sun - Thu Sep 7 7:06 AM
ARSENE WENGER has admitted keeping wantaway striker Alexis Sanchez could cost Arsenal £140MILLION. Sanchez, 28, was set to move to Manchester City for £60m on deadline day last Thursday but the Gunners pulled the plug on the deal at the last minute. And Gunners boss Wenger knows it has been a cos...
The Sun - Thu Sep 7 12:42 AM
ILKAY GUNDOGAN is pushing for a shock Manchester City first-team return this weekend – after nearly TEN MONTHS out. The German midfielder has been fighting his way back to fitness after a horror knee injury suffered against Watford last December. He has been pushing hard in the gym and played for...
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 11:19 PM
MANCHESTER CITY have threatened to sue the boss of La Liga over accusations of financial doping. The investment of Sheikh Mansour and the Abu Dhabi United Group — including the £50million summer signing of Kyle Walker from Tottenham — has made City the superpower they are today. But Javier Tebas,...
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 11:06 PM
ALEXIS SANCHEZ faces a huge ­battle to win back the trust of the Arsenal dressing room. Fed-up Gunners stars WANTED the moody hitman to be sold last week. And now they fear his return will sap morale, with the Chilean having alienated himself from the rest of the squad after demanding to leave. S...
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 10:29 PM
ALEXIS SANCHEZ faces a huge ­battle to win back the trust of the Arsenal dressing room. Fed-up Gunners stars WANTED the moody hitman to be sold last week. And now they fear his return will sap morale, with the Chilean having alienated himself from the rest of the squad after demanding to leave. S...
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 4:53 PM
ILKAY GUNDOGAN is pushing for a shock Manchester City first-team return this weekend – after nearly TEN-MONTHS out. The German midfielder has been fighting his way back to fitness after a horror knee injury suffered against Watford last December. He has been pushing hard in the gym and played for...
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 2:24 PM
WEST HAM’S transfer window was all going so well – until the end. We brought in England No1 Joe Hart, one of the best right-backs in recent years in Pablo Zabaleta, and a proven goalscorer in Javier Hernandez. Marko Arnautovic never convinced me, but the Austrian had played some very good games a...
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 1:04 PM
WEST HAM’S transfer window was all going so well – until the end. We brought in England No1 Joe Hart, one of the best right-backs in recent years in Pablo Zabaleta, and a proven goalscorer in Javier Hernandez. Marko Arnautovic never convinced me, but the Austrian had played some very good games a...
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 11:48 AM
PHILIPPE COUTINHO, Roberto Firmino, Gabriel Jesus and Co share a private jet as they put their club rivalries aside in favour of saving some money. Manchester City host Liverpool in the early kick-off on Saturday. But City midfielder Fernandinho posted a photo showing the Brazil stars smiling abo...
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 11:21 AM
MANCHESTER CITY are unlikely to bid more than £20million for Alexis Sanchez in January. The Etihad giants saw a £60m move for Arsenal’s Chilean star, 28, fall through on deadline day. Yet they remain confident Sanchez will be reunited with City boss Pep Guardiola — who he bought from Udinese in 2...
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 10:24 AM
MANCHESTER CITY welcome Liverpool to town for a blockbuster Premier League showdown. Both sides have started the season with two wins and a draw, but they will be looking to claim a big scalp by getting one over their rivals this weekend. When is Manchester City vs Liverpool? The Citizens face th...
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 8:20 AM
JOSE MOURINHO has taken his latest swipe at Arsene Wenger by suggesting he is a manager who will leave Arsenal “ready for failure”. And the Manchester United boss has also aimed thinly-veiled swipes at Jurgen Klopp and Pep Guardiola for being praised for playing pretty football – but not actually...
The Sun - Wed Sep 6 7:07 AM
SPAIN took complete control of Group G with a dominant 8-0 win over World Cup qualifying turkeys Liechtenstein. New Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata scored twice as Julen Lopetegui’s men put in a top-class performance to keep themselves three points clear of Italy. Real Madrid defender Sergio Ramos...
The Sun - Tue Sep 5 11:45 PM
JOE HART has warned Dele Alli “the world is watching” as Fifa opened a probe into his bad behaviour. Dele risks a four-match suspension for showing his middle finger in the direction of ref Clement Turpin during Monday’s win over Slovakia. And while the Tottenham ace insists he was gesturing towa...
The Sun - Tue Sep 5 10:44 PM
MANCHESTER CITY are unlikely to bid more than £20million for Alexis Sanchez in January. The Etihad giants saw a £60m move for Arsenal’s Chilean star, 28, fall through on deadline day. Yet they remain confident Sanchez will be reunited with City boss Pep Guardiola — who he bought from Udinese in 2...
The Sun - Tue Sep 5 9:39 PM
THE Republic of Ireland’s World Cup hopes hang by a thread after they suffered a 1-0 defeat to Serbia at the Aviva Stadium. Former Manchester City star Aleksandar Kolarov grabbed the only goal of the game as Wales’ late win over Moldova saw Ireland slip to third in Group D. Martin O’Neill’s men...
The Sun - Tue Sep 5 3:35 PM
ARSENE WENGER has called for the January transfer window to be scrapped – as he fears his stars will start being unsettled next month by clubs looking to sign them. Wenger fought all summer to keep unsettled players like Alexis Sanchez at the Emirates Stadium in the wake of interest from Paris Sa...
The Sun - Tue Sep 5 2:39 PM
DAVID SILVA is in talks to extend his contract with Manchester City, according to reports. The Spanish maestro is set to pen a one-year extension with Pep Guardiola’s side to keep him at the club until 2020. The 31-year-old joined the Etihad in 2010 and has gone onto become a mainstay in the side...
The Sun - Tue Sep 5 1:21 PM
MANCHESTER CITY have been hit with a security alert after a group of youngsters broke into the Etihad Stadium and climbed onto the top of the roof. The free-climbers made a mockery of the current security planning as they made easy work of gaining access to the 55, 000 capacity ground in the mid...
The Sun - Tue Sep 5 10:18 AM
LIONEL MESSI has been offered a new Barcelona contract with a £276million release clause. The Argentine ace has never been closer to leaving the Nou Camp with his current deal expiring at the end of the season. It is believed the 30-year-old has yet to put pen to paper on a new contract because h...
The Sun - Tue Sep 5 9:09 AM
MANCHESTER CITY and Liverpool will split the cost of a private jet to fly their Brazil stars back in time for Saturday’s Premier League showdown. The Samba nation are in Colombia for their World Cup qualifier tonight following Friday’s 2-0 win over Ecuador. City’s Gabriel Jesus, Ederson and Ferna...
The Sun - Tue Sep 5 9:04 AM
TWO of the Premier League’s five unbeaten sides come head to head on Saturday when Manchester City host Liverpool at the Etihad Stadium. Both teams go into the match having won two and drawn one of their first three league matches this season. They will hope to continue the momentum from before t...
The Sun - Tue Sep 5 7:58 AM
MANCHESTER CITY and Chelsea are in the hunt for Toby Alderweireld, according to reports. The Belgium star stunned Tottenham yesterday by demanding a pay rise and revealing EIGHT top clubs are chasing him. According to the Telegraph, City and Chelsea are both keeping tabs on the situation. Alderwe...
The Sun - Mon Sep 4 5:01 PM
FORMER Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini has emerged as a front-runner to replace Slaven Bilic at West Ham. According to the Evening Standard, the Zenit St Petersburg boss is second favourite behind Newcastle boss Rafa Benitez should Bilic be given the chop. Bilic is truly under pressure fo...
The Sun - Mon Sep 4 4:12 PM
TWO of the Premier League’s five unbeaten sides come head to head on Saturday when Manchester City host Liverpool at the Etihad Stadium. Both teams go into the match having won two and drawn one of their first three league matches this season. They will hope to continue the momentum from before t...
The Sun - Mon Sep 4 3:03 PM
MANCHESTER CITY welcome Liverpool to town for a blockbuster Premier League showdown. Both sides have started the season with two wins and a draw, but they will be looking to claim a big scalp by getting one over their rivals this weekend. When is Manchester City vs Liverpool? The Citizens face th...
The Sun - Mon Sep 4 11:50 AM
LA LIGA want Uefa to launch an investigation on Manchester City regarding their summer spending. While also asking the European governing body to expand their newly-launched probe into whether or not Paris Saint-Germain have breached Financial Fair Play regulations. NEW CUSTOMER OFFER: ENGLAND NO...
The Sun - Mon Sep 4 9:42 AM
FORMER Manchester City defender Bacary Sagna is closing in on finding a new club, according to reports. Sagna, 34, was released by City in the summer and is being chased by Brighton, Crystal Palace and West Ham. NEW CUSTOMER OFFER: ENGLAND NOW 33/1 TO BEAT SLOVAKIA WITH SUN BETS But the Daily Mai...
The Sun - Mon Sep 4 9:35 AM
ARSENAL star Alexis Sanchez has been criticised for being “fatter than normal” by former Chile Under-20 boss Jose Sulantay. The 28-year-old – recently in action for the Copa America champions against Paraguay – was slammed after his country lost 3-0 in a World Cup qualifier on Thursday. Sanchez f...
The Sun - Mon Sep 4 6:40 AM
ALEXIS SANCHEZ has broken his silence with a series of cryptic Instagram post after his deadline day Manchester City move fell through. The Chilean was on the verge of moving to the Etihad in a £60million move but Arsenal pulled the plug at the last minute after their failed £92m Thomas Lemar bid...
The Sun - Sun Sep 3 10:30 PM
MICHAEL O’NEILL held a heart-to-heart talk with Jonny Evans after his £30million dream move to Manchester City collapsed. And Northern Ireland’s boss revealed his star defender is surprisingly upbeat despite missing out. NEW CUSTOMER OFFER: ENGLAND NOW 33/1 TO BEAT SLOVAKIA WITH SUN BETS West Bro...
The Sun - Sun Sep 3 8:39 PM
LIONEL MESSI could be set for a shock exit from Barcelona with the forward seriously considering his future at the Nou Camp. The 30-year-old is a reported target of Manchester City, and has grown frustrated after a failed transfer window in Catalonia. Barca sold Neymar for a world-record fee of £...
The Sun - Sat Sep 2 11:27 PM
VINCENT KOMPANY wants to run down his contract at Manchester City. The Etihad legend, 31, has two years left on his current deal and says he will wait instead of looking for an extension. NEW CUSTOMER OFFER: ENGLAND NOW 33/1 TO BEAT SLOVAKIA WITH SUN BETS Injuries have sidelined Kompany for most...
The Sun - Sat Sep 2 10:52 PM
GARETH SOUTHGATE has backed Raheem Sterling to emerge stronger from his nightmare week. The Manchester City winger, sent off at Bournemouth last weekend, looked to be leaving the Etihad as a makeweight in a blockbuster deal with Arsenal striker Alexis Sanchez. NEW CUSTOMER OFFER: ENGLAND NOW 33/1...
The Sun - Sat Sep 2 3:19 PM
BARCELONA director Albert Soler has slammed Manchester City for their frivolous spending during the transfer window. Soler is just one of many Barca chiefs heavily criticised in the Spanish press for his club’s lack of transfer activity on deadline day. In comparison, City have spent big this sum...
The Sun - Sat Sep 2 11:42 AM
NAPOLI were bold enough to brush aside two bids worth £151million for Lorenzo Insigne and Kalidou Koulibaly. Barcelona came in late for Italian striker Insigne, 26, who scored 21 goals for club and country last term. Meanwhile defender Koulibaly was wanted by City at the last minute as well, acco...