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Aguero claims player of the month after goal-laden February

After scoring five times in four matches for Manchester City in January, striker Sergio Aguero was named Premier League player of the month. Sergio Aguero has won his fifth Premier League player of the month award, claiming the prize after scoring five goals in four Manchester City league appearances during January. Aguero has thrived in…read more

Manchester City’s Gundogan makes World Cup case to watching Low

Manchester City midfielder Ilkay Gundogan scored twice in front of Germany boss Joachim Low at Basel, drawing praise from Pep Guardiola. Ilkay Gundogan had no idea Germany head coach Joachim Low was in attendance to enjoy his star showing in Manchester City’s 4-0 Champions League thrashing of Basel. Gundogan headed home Kevin De Bruyne’s 14th-minute…read more

Benjamin Mendy ‘steps up recovery from knee injury’

Manchester City full-back Benjamin Mendy has reportedly stepped up his recovery from a knee ligament injury. The France international has been sidelined since September after rupturing his cruciate during a Premier League clash with Crystal Palace, bringing a premature end to his bright start at the club. However, the Manchester Evening News reports that he…read more

Man City can play s*** and still get praise – Guardiola

The Premier League leaders were held to a 1-1 draw at Burnley on Saturday, but the coach felt it was one of their better displays Pep Guardiola believes the generally glowing public perception of Manchester City’s performance does not always match his own assessment of the Premier League leaders. City were held 1-1 at Burnley…read more

Danilo welcomes “important” rest period for Manchester City players

Danilo has praised Pep Guardiola’s decision to give Manchester City’s players a period of rest following their 1-1 draw at Burnley. The Brazilian opened the scoring at Turf Moor on Saturday but Johann Berg Gudmundsson struck a late equaliser as the spoils were shared, despite the Citizens’ dominance. The Premier League leaders are not back…read more

Sean Dyche questions Manchester City youth policy

Burnley boss Sean Dyche has implied that Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola is ignoring his younger players in favour of spending large sums of money. The Citizens added to their expensively-assembled squad in the January transfer window by splashing out a further £57m on Athletic Bilbao defender Aymeric Laporte. Club-record signing Laporte is one of…read more

Man City complete Harrison deal and loan midfielder straight out

Manchester City have signed England Under-21 midfielder Jack Harrison from New York City FC and loaned him immediately to Middlesbrough. Harrison, 21, caught the eye in Major League Soccer and has earned a move to the Premier League, signing a three-and-a-half-year contract. City announced he would initially step down to the Sky Bet Championship with…read more

Pep Guardiola hails “special” Manchester City players

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has expressed his pride in his players after seeing them continue their march towards a potential quadruple with a 2-0 win over Cardiff City in the FA Cup this afternoon. The Premier League leaders continue to challenge on all fronts as first-half goals from Kevin De Bruyne and Raheem Sterling…read more

Confusion reigns as Man City reportedly finalizes strange signing

Soccer equipment manufacturer Umbro set out a tweet on Saturday afternoon which sent much of the English-speaking soccer world scrambling for Google. Per the tweet, Norwegian-American midfielder Mix Diskerud has signed a 4.5 year contract with Man City.  Diskerud originally played for Man City’s sister club New York City FC from 2015-16. The strange aspect…read more

Sanchez had one-and-a-half feet in Manchester City – Mourinho

The Manchester United manager has revealed how close his club’s new signing was to joining their city rivals instead Alexis Sanchez had “one-and-a-half feet” in Manchester City before Manchester United swooped to buy the forward from Arsenal, according to Jose Mourinho. Sanchez was close to signing for City in a deal reported to be worth…read more