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Archives: Manchester City

Website Football As Football Merging NFL And Soccer Closer Together

Posted on by Chris Winterburn
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Many have often stated the difference between American Football and Soccer is rather profound with there being little evidence, at least on the pitch, to suggest that statement is untrue. However, a website by the name of Football as Football has … Continue reading

English Premier League Team Of The Week – Gameweek 11

Posted on by Amadi Tidiane
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Based on the performances in the 10 matches played during Matchweek 11 of the Premier League, as well as utilizing stats from WhoScored, Squawka and TransferMarkt, here’s my team of the weekend: Goalkeeper Guzan – [Aston Villa] – Brad Guzan … Continue reading

Key Premier League Refereeing Decisions: Gameweek 11

Posted on by Andy Turnbull
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The evening game on Saturday between Queens Park Rangers and Manchester City brought one of the most bizarre incidents of the season so far. City were awarded a free kick inside their own penalty area. The man in the middle, … Continue reading

Assuming Chelsea Are Champions, It’s a Riveting Race for Positions 2-20 in the Premier League

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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It’s a foregone conclusion that Chelsea will win the 2014/15 Premier League title. If you’re a Chelsea supporter, you may disagree partly because you don’t want the team to be jinxed or you don’t want complacency to settle in. However, in … Continue reading

Latest Premier League Odds On Who’ll Win the League and Finish in Top 4

Posted on by Chris McFarland
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For the 2014/15 Premier League season, based on the relative ELO rankings, the simulations indicated an easy top four finish for Manchester City, Chelsea, and Liverpool. There was a four way scramble for fourth, with Arsenal having the edge. Manchester … Continue reading

Facts And Stats: A Look At The First 10 Gameweeks Of The 2014/15 EPL Season

Posted on by Julian Delicata
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The 2014/2015 football season in England is already 10 gameweeks old with ups and downs aplenty. Southampton have unquestionably been the surprise package thus far while the promoted trio all struggling to settle in the top flight. Louis van Gaal’s … Continue reading

Manchester City in Urgent Need of Form after Shocking Champions League Performance

Posted on by Alex Muller
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Manchester City endured yet another disappointing night in the Champions League after a 2-1 loss against CSKA Moscow. This match perfectly summed up the European adventures for a club that has dominated the Premier League for the last few years. … Continue reading

CSKA Moscow Defender Pontus Wernbloom Claims His Side Knew Manchester City Were Vulnerable

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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In an interview with UEFA.com, CSKA Moscow defender Pontus Wernbloom gave an assessment of his side’s 2-1 victory over reigning Premier League champions Manchester City on Wednesday night. The 28-year-old Swedish international, who was fortunate to avoid dismissal from the contest after the … Continue reading

Manchester City’s 2-For-1 Ticket Initiative Was Admirable, But Performances Are Vital To Stir Champions League Interest

Posted on by Matt Jones
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Empty seats at the Etihad Stadium has long been the most pertinent source of ammunition for cheap jibes at Manchester City. Sky blue specs have regularly been seen scattered about Eastlands on Champions League evenings in years gone by, and … Continue reading

Watch Manchester City vs CSKA Moscow Match Highlights [VIDEO]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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It wasn’t a night to remember at the Etihad Stadium for Manchester City, for a number of different reasons. As is so often the case when City have played in Europe, the Citizens gave up an early goal and continued to … Continue reading

Manchester City and Marco Reus Would Be A Match Made In Heaven

Posted on by Matt Jones
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Manchester City’s longstanding core of magnificent players stood up and made themselves counted in the recent Manchester derby. Their captain Vincent Kompany was imposing and imperious, Pablo Zabaleta was eminently industrious, Yaya Toure rediscovered his intimidating swagger and Sergio Aguero … Continue reading

Watch Gary Neville’s Analysis of the Manchester City-Manchester United Derby [VIDEO]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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Gary Neville and Jamie Carragher analyzed the Manchester derby in detail on Monday night during the latest episode of Monday Night Football on Sky Sports. The duo dissected the match, discussing who “the burglar” was in the match, where Manchester … Continue reading

Top 5 Clubs Most Likely to Win UEFA Champions League, According to Latest Odds

Posted on by Chris McFarland
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The 2014/2015 UEFA Champions League is halfway through the group stage and it is time to review the tournament to date. Are there any major surprises? What team is most likely to win the entire tournament? To find out the … Continue reading

Aleksandar Kolarov Ruled Out For One Month Due To Calf Injury

Posted on by Peter Quinn
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Manchester City defender Aleksandar Kolarov has been sidelined for up to one month with an injured calf. The 28-year-old suffered the problem during the warm-up prior to Sunday’s Manchester derby. Gael Clichy replaced the Serbian international in the Citizen’s starting eleven … Continue reading

Premier League Tactics Corner; Analyzing The Manchester Derby

Posted on by Alex Fairchild
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Manchester United fans have hope. After a very rough start to the season, the Red Devils have picked up the pieces despite drawing with West Bromwich Albion and Chelsea, before losing to Manchester City. It’s was a rough start for … Continue reading

Key Premier League Refereeing Decisions: Gameweek 10

Posted on by Andy Turnbull
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The biggest game of the weekend was of course the Manchester derby. Michael Oliver had a tough game and could have awarded three penalties in addition to Chris Smalling’s sending off, which was ridiculous. After being booked for blocking Joe … Continue reading

3 Things We Learned From The English Premier League – Round 10

Posted on by Ayo Isaiah
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Quite a number of exciting matches took place this weekend with the pick of the bunch coming at the Etihad where “stupid” – labelled as such by his manager in the post-match aftermath – Chris Smalling’s red card cost Manchester United … Continue reading

Manchester City vs Manchester United Player Ratings

Posted on by Chris Winterburn
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Manchester City ran out 1-0 winners in the first Manchester derby of the campaign after Sergio Aguero capitalized on the visitors going down to ten men by scoring a second-half goal. United were spirited in their play but following Chris … Continue reading