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Man City Show Intent With Second Big Money Move Of The Summer

Pep Guardiola is showing he, and Manchester City as whole, mean business as they step up their preparations for the new Premier League season. The club have already made their second signing of the summer transfer window and have also had an outflow of players going the opposite direction. Pablo Zabaleta, Gael Clichy, Bacary Sagna, Jesus Navas and Willy Caballero …

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Jose Mourinho Blames Sergio Aguero For Marouane Fellaini’s Red Card In The Manchester Derby

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - APRIL 27: Jose Mourinho, Manager of Manchester United and Marouane Fellaini of Manchester United speak to the 4th official following a red card for Marouane Fellaini during the Premier League match between Manchester City and Manchester United at Etihad Stadium on April 27, 2017 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

By far the most interesting incident of a drab Manchester derby on Thursday night was the red card handed out to Man United’s Marouane Fellaini. The Belgian midfielder received his marching orders late on at the Etihad for headbutting Man City striker Sergio Aguero, just seconds after being given a yellow for fouling the same player. Fellaini’s red card#MCIMUN pic.twitter.com/mSBVMGYLla …

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Report: Pep Guardiola Seeking Danny Rose Deal To Kickstart Defensive Revamp

Manchester City have been roundly criticised for defensive vulnerability this season. Despite last summer’s massive investment in recruiting John Stones from Everton, City manager Pep Guardiola has struggled to find the right balance in his defence. It is largely agreed that full-backs Gael Clichy, Bacary Sagna and Pablo Zabaleta are approaching the latter years of their top-flight careers. And Guardiola …

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Watch: Roy Keane Savages Jamie Vardy, Man City And The Standard Of The Premier League

Roy Keane

Roy Keane was on punditry duty on Wednesday night once again to analyse the week’s Champions League action, and he had much to discuss. The Republic of Ireland assistant manager was, as usual, part of ITV’s Champions League highlights analysis team in a week where Leicester progressed against Sevilla but Manchester City surrendered a two-goal lead to get knocked out …

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Pep Guardiola Defends ‘Amazing’ Claudio Bravo After Yet Another Howler In Man City’s Win V Huddersfield

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has leapt to the defence of under-fire goalkeeper Claudio Bravo. The Chilean international’s Etihad career has not quite gone to plan since making a £17m move from Barcelona, as a series of errors, not to mention conceding 16 goals from that last 25 shots on target that he’s faced, have culminated in Bravo losing his place …

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Opinion: Manchester City’s Shortcomings Were Laid Bare Last Night Despite Victory

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 21: John Stones of Manchester City reacts during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 first leg match between Manchester City FC and AS Monaco at Etihad Stadium on February 21, 2017 in Manchester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

In the build-up to the first leg clash at the Etihad Stadium between Manchester City and French league leaders Monaco, many people were predicting a goal fest. Free-scoring Monaco have smashed in an incredible 76 goals in 26 league games this season boasting some exciting young talent along with a rejuvenated Radamal Falcao. Guardiola described them as “killers in the …

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Opinion: Barcelona Are In Need Of Major Surgery

PARIS, FRANCE - FEBRUARY 14: L-R) Sergio Busquets, Lionel Messi, Andres Iniesta, Luis Suarez and Samuel Umtiti of Barcelona react after conceding a goal during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 first leg match between Paris Saint-Germain and FC Barcelona at Parc des Princes on February 14, 2017 in Paris, France. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

After last night’s 4-0 defeat to Paris Saint Germain, Barcelona will need to pull off the greatest comeback in Champion’s League history to progress further in this season’s competition. Having been completely blown away by Unai Emery’s side the likelihood of Barcelona even making the tie competitive again is remote. Barcelona have been at the pinnacle of the European game …

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Sergio Aguero Reveals He “Dreamt” Of Playing For Liverpool

While it seems crazy to suggest Sergio Aguero could depart the Etihad this summer, Manchester City boss, Pep Guardiola is known for taking no prisoners and is not afraid to upset his squad or fans for the long term good of the team. You only have to look at his spell at Barcelona where he shipped Zlatan Ibrahimovic out because …

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Disaster For Manchester City As Gabriel Jesus Ruled Out For Up To Three Months

Manchester City’s teenage hitman Gabriel Jesus has been ruled out of action for between two and three months, potentially ruling him out for the season. The news comes following an assessment of the Brazilian’s ankle injury suffered on Monday night during their Premier League clash with Bournemouth. The 19-year-old striker went over on his ankle in the 13th minute of …

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