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Four Things We Learned From Manchester City’s Win Against Arsenal

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 18: Raheem Sterling of Manchester City (CR) celebrates scoring his sides second goal with his Manchester City team mates during the Premier League match between Manchester City and Arsenal at the Etihad Stadium on December 18, 2016 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

Manchester City overturned a 1-0 deficit to defeat Arsenal 2-1 at the Etihad on Sunday, moving to second place in the Premier League in the process. The visitors made a bright start, and took the lead after just five minutes via Theo Walcott, but their overall performance – especially in the second half – was little short of wretched. Man City, …

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Watch: Kevin De Bruyne Misses An Open Goal From Two Yards Vs Chelsea

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 03: Kevin De Bruyne of Manchester City reacts after missing a chance during the Premier League match between Manchester City and Chelsea at Etihad Stadium on December 3, 2016 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Manchester City and Chelsea are facing off in a highly-entertaining Premier League fixture on Saturday afternoon. An end-to-end match has featured a number of chances from both sides, with the deadlock finally broken just before half time as Chelsea’s Gary Cahill acrobatically volleyed the ball into his own net. Man City had chances to double their advantage, but the best …

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Bastian Schweinsteiger And Five More Of Mourinho’s Famous Outcasts

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 23: Jose Mourinho manager of Manchester United speaks during a Manchester United press conference on the eve of their UEFA Europa League match against Feyenoord at Aon Training Complex on November 23, 2016 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Gareth Copley/Getty Images)

Bastian Schweinsteiger is said to be preparing to come in from the cold for Manchester United’s EFL Cup tie against West Ham on Wednesday night, according the Sky Sports. But the much loved and admired German has been cast aside by José Mourinho since taking the helm at Manchester United. Wednesday’s quarter-final could be his first appearance for the team this …

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Barcelona 4-0 Manchester City: Player Ratings As Pep’s Homecoming Goes Horribly, Horribly Wrong

BARCELONA, SPAIN - OCTOBER 19: Lionel Messi of Barcelona celebrates after scoring his third and his team's third goal of the game during the UEFA Champions League group C match between FC Barcelona and Manchester City FC at Camp Nou on October 19, 2016 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Pep Guardiola’s return to Barcelona could hardly have gone more awry as his Manchester City side were soundly beaten at the Camp Nou. The match itself was dominated by injuries, ill-discipline and some shocking defending, interspersed with a hat-trick from one Lionel Messi. Barcelona lost two defenders to injury in the first half, Jordi Alba and Gerard Piqué having to …

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Barcelona V Manchester City: Everything You Need To Know

BARCELONA, SPAIN - MARCH 18: Lionel Messi of Barcelona breaks past Aleksandar Kolarov, Fernandinho and Martin Demichelis of Manchester City during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 second leg match between Barcelona and Manchester City at Camp Nou on March 18, 2015 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

Pep Guardiola returns to Barcelona on Wednesday as he faces his biggest test yet as Manchester City manager. Having taken four points from their opening two games, Guardiola could really do with a win in order to gain a foothold in the race for qualification to the next round, but the challenge ahead for him and his side could not …

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Twitter Reacts As Manchester City Miss Two Penalties Against Everton

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 15: Kevin De Bruyne of Manchester City (R) takes a penalty but it is saved during the Premier League match between Manchester City and Everton at Etihad Stadium on October 15, 2016 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Manchester City are making extremely hard work of their Premier League clash against Everton at the Etihad. Pep Guardiola’s Premier League table leaders enjoyed the lion’s share of possession they have been finding the Everton defence tough to break down, though they found the net once through birthday boy Noltio. However, they should really have won the game. They have been …

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The Premier League Player Of The Month For September Has Been Named

Son Heung-min Tottenham Premier League Player of the Month

The Premier League rounded off its list of awards this morning by handing out Player of the Month for September. In a shortlist of five, namely Liverpool midfielder Adam Lallana, Tottenham’s Son-Heung-min, Kevin De Bruyne of Manchester City, Arsenal’s Theo Walcott, and Romelu Lukaku of Everton, the Spurs forward has been the successful recipient. Congratulations Son Heung-min! The @SpursOfficial star …

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Guardiola Admits Manchester City Face Anxious Wait On Fitness Of Kevin De Bruyne

There were plenty of positives for Manchester City on Saturday as they claimed their sixth Premier League win of the season from six games. Sergio Aguero, back in action following a three-game suspension, got on the scoresheet early and City survived a ferocious fightback from Swansea City to eventually seal all three points courtesy of a 3-1 victory. However, the game …

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Guardiola References Messi When Describing Manchester City Midfielder’s Talents

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 17: Raheem Sterling of Manchester City (L) celebrates scoring his sides third goal with Kevin De Bruyne of Manchester City (R) during the Premier League match between Manchester City and AFC Bournemouth at the Etihad Stadium on September 17, 2016 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

In-form Manchester City made it eight wins out of eight in all competitions this season as they easily defeated Bournemouth at the Etihad Stadium this weekend, with goals from Kevin De Bruyne, Kelechi Iheanacho, Raheem Sterling and summer signing Ilkay Gündogan wrapping up a 4-0 win.  De Bruyne opened the scoring, putting the league leaders ahead with a low free-kick …

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Guardiola’s Post-Derby Statements About His Team Will Strike Fear Into Title Rivals

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 10: Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola with his team after the final whistle of the Premier League match between Manchester United and Manchester City at Old Trafford on September 10, 2016 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

In spite of Manchester City’s impressive performance at Old Trafford this past weekend, Pep Guardiola has warned that his side, ‘can’t compete in Europe on current form’. The remark is likely an attempt to keep his players’ feet firmly on the ground. It is debatable, however, that Guardiola really believes it in the wake of his team’s blistering start to the season. While City …

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Jose Mourinho Singled Out ‘Two Or Three Players’ For Particular Criticism Following Derby Day Defeat

Jose Mourinho was outraged following his sides defeat. Although the scoreline might have suggested that the Manchester Derby was a tight affair, it reality Pep Guardiola’s side dominated much of the game. During the opening 35 minutes United struggled to deal with City’s pace up front, with Kevin De Bruyne particularly influential throughout the game. Indeed it was the Belgian that …

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