Tag: Manchester City

Soccer – ‘Almost impossible’ for a black person to speak out, says former Chelsea manager Ruud Gullit

Soccer – ‘Almost impossible’ for a black person to speak out, says former Chelsea manager Ruud Gullit

Manchester City’s Raheem Sterling allegedly received racist abuse from a Blues fan, sparking widespread debate over racism in football and society It is almost impossible for black people to speak out against racism, says former Chelsea manager Ruud Gullit, because they take on a “victim role”.  The issue of racism was thrown into the spotlight last week…

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Soccer – Premier League news: Pep Guardiola will watch Liverpool vs Manchester United after Manchester City move top

Soccer – Premier League news: Pep Guardiola will watch Liverpool vs Manchester United after Manchester City move top

Two Gabriel Jesus goals and a Raheem Sterling header moved the champions top of the league, but victory for Jurgen Klopp’s side will put them second Pep Guardiola confirmed he will watch Liverpool take on Manchester United after seeing Manchester City beat Everton 3-1 at Etihad Stadium. Two goals from Gabriel Jesus earned City a…

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Soccer – Man United news: Jordi Cruyff explains how City are the leading power in Manchester

Soccer – Man United news: Jordi Cruyff explains how City are the leading power in Manchester

The Dutchman says the Barcelona influence at the Etihad Stadium is making a huge difference Manchester City have replaced Manchester United as the “automatic” destination for new players, according to Jordi Cruyff. The Dutchman spent four years at Old Trafford and was at the club when they won the treble in 1999, though he only…

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Soccer – Man City news: Pep Guardiola heaps praise on Raheem Sterling

Soccer – Man City news: Pep Guardiola heaps praise on Raheem Sterling

The England international scored with his first touch against Everton and the City coach has praised his attitude. Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola expressed his admiration for Raheem Sterling after the England forward ended the week in which he was the subject of alleged racist abuse by Chelsea supporters by scoring with his first touch…

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Soccer – Manchester City news: City’s strength in depth makes it hard for me – Jesus

Soccer – Manchester City news: City’s strength in depth makes it hard for me – Jesus

After a blistering start to life at the Etihad, the Brazilian has struggled at times this season to find his best form Gabriel Jesus admits life is getting harder at Manchester City after he scored twice against Everton to stake a claim for a regular place in a team he says is stronger than last season. With…

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Soccer – Ferdinand: I can see a Man City vs Liverpool Champions League final

Soccer – Ferdinand: I can see a Man City vs Liverpool Champions League final

The former Manchester United defender believes the two clubs that his old club hate the most could contest the biggest prize in club football Manchester City and Liverpool will contest the Champions League final, according to former Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand. Liverpool currently lead the Premier League table by a point from Pep Guardiola’s…

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Soccer – Manchester City v Everton: TV channel, live stream, squad news & preview

Soccer – Manchester City v Everton: TV channel, live stream, squad news & preview

Both sides will want to bounce back from disappointing results last time out when they kick-off another busy weekend of Premier League football Manchester City will look to return to the top of the Premier League when they welcome Everton to the Etihad Stadium on Saturday. Pep Guardiola’s side dropped to second in the table…

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Soccer – Manchester City vs Everton Betting Tips: Latest odds, team news, tips and predictions

Soccer – Manchester City vs Everton Betting Tips: Latest odds, team news, tips and predictions

The Toffees have proved a real bogey team for Guardiola’s men, and Al Hain-Cole is backing them to find the net despite losing at the Etihad Stadium Manchester City will be determined to bounce back from their first defeat of the Premier League season when they welcome Everton to the Etihad Stadium on Saturday. Pep…

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Soccer – Man City news: Guardiola says Premier League title race similar to Barca-Madrid battles

Soccer – Man City news: Guardiola says Premier League title race similar to Barca-Madrid battles

The manager said that in both instances, the pressure is on to win nearly every game Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola believes the Premier League title race is similar to what he experienced when battling Real Madrid with Barcelona in La Liga. Guardiola won three league titles in four seasons at Barca, holding off Madrid…

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Soccer – Man City News: Kevin De Bruyne injuries could be a blessing for Man City, says Guardiola

Soccer – Man City News: Kevin De Bruyne injuries could be a blessing for Man City, says Guardiola

The Belgian star has endured an injury nightmare so far this term but his manager feels the enforced spell out may help his midfielder Pep Guardiola hopes a refreshed and recharged Kevin De Bruyne can prove to be a decisive boost in Manchester City’s Premier League title defence. De Bruyne was City’s standout performer in…

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Soccer – Man City Team News: Injuries, suspensions and line-up vs Everton

Soccer – Man City Team News: Injuries, suspensions and line-up vs Everton

Everything you need to know ahead of the Premier League clash at the Etihad Stadium on Saturday Manchester City overcame Hoffenheim in their final Champions League group stage game on Wednesday night but the squad has been stretched as a result of a number of injuries.  A first Premier League defeat of the season last…

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Soccer – Real Madrid transfer: Isco heading for explosive exit amid Solari fallout & Man City interest

Soccer – Real Madrid transfer: Isco heading for explosive exit amid Solari fallout & Man City interest

The club would like to keep the attacker, but if the situation continues to deteriorate they will be willing to sell him Isco’s situation at Real Madrid is a ticking time bomb at the club and the reigning European champions may be forced to sell the attacker if there is no improvement soon. The talented attacker…

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Soccer – Raheem Sterling news: Ilkay Gundogan backs Manchester City team-mate over alleged racial abuse

Soccer – Raheem Sterling news: Ilkay Gundogan backs Manchester City team-mate over alleged racial abuse

The Manchester City midfielder suffered through attacks on his Turkish ancestry this summer while with Germany at the World Cup Manchester City midfielder Ilkay Gundogan has backed team-mate Raheem Sterling, saying he knows what is like to suffer racial abuse. Sterling was allegedly the victim of racial abuse during Manchester City’s 2-0 loss to Chelsea…

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Soccer – Manchester City news: ‘Raheem Sterling incident is terrible!’ – Nedum Onuoha backs winger amid alleged racist abuse

Soccer – Manchester City news: ‘Raheem Sterling incident is terrible!’ – Nedum Onuoha backs winger amid alleged racist abuse

The defender has suggested that the England star would have faced consequences from the authorities if he had reacted in the heat of the moment Nedum Onuoha says the alleged racist abuse that Raheem Sterling was subjected to during Manchester City’s loss to Chelsea was a ‘terrible’ incident. The 24-year-old is said to have been…

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Soccer – Many City news: ‘It must be personal’ – Aymeric Laporte frustrated at Didier Deschamps over continued France snub

Soccer – Many City news: ‘It must be personal’ – Aymeric Laporte frustrated at Didier Deschamps over continued France snub

Despite emerging as one of the most consistent defenders in Europe over recent years, the Man City centre-back is yet to receive a senior French cap Manchester City defender Aymeric Laporte has admitted he is frustrated by his continuous omission from the French squad. The 24-year-old has been capped by the national team throughout the…

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Soccer – Manchester City vs Everton Betting Tips: Latest odds, team news, tips and predictions

Soccer – Manchester City vs Everton Betting Tips: Latest odds, team news, tips and predictions

The Toffees have proved a real bogey team for Guardiola’s men, and Al Hain-Cole is backing them to find the net despite losing at the Etihad Stadium Manchester City will be determined to bounce back from their first defeat of the Premier League season when they welcome Everton to the Etihad Stadium on Saturday. Pep…

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Soccer – Premier League news: Man City legend Pablo Zabaleta waiting on West Ham offer but has no plans to retire

Soccer – Premier League news: Man City legend Pablo Zabaleta waiting on West Ham offer but has no plans to retire

It had been suggested that the experienced Argentine defender was planning to hang up his boots in 2019, but he insists that is not the case Pablo Zabaleta has enjoyed a productive spell in England with Manchester City and West Ham, but he is not ready to head into retirement just yet. With a two-year…

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Soccer – Phil Foden contract: England U21 star is no Messi but Man City are the right club for him to flourish at, says Craig Bellamy

Soccer – Phil Foden contract: England U21 star is no Messi but Man City are the right club for him to flourish at, says Craig Bellamy

The highly-rated midfielder has committed to a new contract with the Premier League champions despite facing fierce competition for places Manchester City are the right club and Pep Guardiola the right manager for Phil Foden, says Craig Bellamy, with the youngster being backed to flourish in demanding surroundings. At just 18 years of age, big…

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Soccer – Manchester City news: Practice pays off: Leroy Sane delighted with free-kick

Soccer – Manchester City news: Practice pays off: Leroy Sane delighted with free-kick

The Citizens came from behind to beat Hoffenheim 2-1 thanks to two goals from the German 22-year-old, securing their spot as group winners Leroy Sane was delighted with his first-half free-kick during Manchester City’s Champions League win on Wednesday evening, admitting he spends a lot of time practising set-pieces. City confirmed their place as Group F…

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