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Archives: Manchester City

Manchester City will not replace Manuel Pellegrini next season

Posted on by Peter Quinn
Manuel Pellegrini vows to win Premier League for Manchester City - video

Manchester City will not replace manager Manuel Pellegrini next season, despite the club’s disappointing results both domestically and in Europe. City currently trail league leading Chelsea by five points in the Premier League with ten games left to play (Chelsea … Continue reading

Watch Manchester City 2-0 Leicester match highlights [VIDEO]

Posted on by PA Sport

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini felt he needed to "refresh the team" and leave out captain Vincent Kompany for his side's much-needed win against Leicester. Kompany was dropped to the bench along with Pablo Zabaleta and Edin Dzeko, while Samir … Continue reading

Vincent Kompany’s poor form a product of Manchester City’s overall malaise

Posted on by Matt Jones

The display turned in by Manchester City skipper Vincent Kompany against Manchester United during a 4-1 win last season at the Etihad Stadium is not one you forget in a hurry. At the heart of Manuel Pellegrini’s back-four, the Belgian was … Continue reading

Criticism of Manuel Pellegrini unfair following defeats to Barcelona and Liverpool

Posted on by Peter Quinn

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini’s tactics are once again being called in to question after his side suffered back-to-back defeats to Barcelona and Liverpool. Fans and pundits have dissected the Chilean boss’ formation choices against his past two opponents, with … Continue reading

Watch Liverpool 2-1 Manchester City match highlights [VIDEO]

Posted on by PA Sport

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers savored "two wonderful moments" after long-range strikes from Jordan Henderson and Philippe Coutinho earned a 2-1 win over Manchester City at Anfield. Henderson rifled in an early opener and Coutinho, making a habit of scoring outstanding … Continue reading

7 reasons Manchester City keeps getting exposed in the Champions League

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

Manchester City’s defeat to Barcelona in the first leg of the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 on Tuesday was deja vu for most City supporters. Here are 7 reasons why Manchester City keeps getting exposed in the Champions League: 1- Tactical Naivety … Continue reading

Reasons why the English Premier League teams are suffering in Europe

Posted on by Matt Lichtenstadter

The Premier League is regarded by so many as the best league in world soccer. But why then do Premier League teams struggle so much when they take their game to the continent? The English flag is being flown the … Continue reading

FOX scores biggest viewing audience ever for Champions League Round of 16 game

Posted on by Christopher Harris

FOX Sports scored its biggest viewing audience ever for a UEFA Champions League game on FOX Sports 1 when an average viewing audience of 779,000 tuned in to watch Manchester City versus Barcelona match on Tuesday from 2:30pm-5pm ET. The Manchester … Continue reading

Manchester City and Manuel Pellegrini made familiar errors in naive display against Barcelona

Posted on by Matt Jones

Manchester City looked as though they’d turned a corner in the Stadio Olimpico during their 2-0 win against AS Roma. Manuel Pellegrini and his team were happy to relinquish some initiative against a fine Giallorossi side, remained compact and when … Continue reading

Watch Manchester City 1-2 Barcelona match highlights [VIDEO]

Posted on by PA Sport

Luis Suarez struck twice on his return to England as Barcelona taught Manchester City another Champions League lesson with a 2-1 win at the Etihad Stadium. But after being swept aside by a masterful Barca display in the first half, … Continue reading

Barcelona boss Luis Enrique cautious of threat posed by Manchester City

Posted on by Peter Quinn
Barcelona's coach Enrique attends a news conference at Ciutat Esportiva Joan Gamper in Sant Joan Despi

Barcelona manager Luis Enrique is leery of the threat poised by the reigning Premier League champions Manchester City and warned his side needs to change its mentality in the wake of their weekend defeat to Malaga, speaking ahead of today’s … Continue reading

Rating three former Atletico Madrid strikers who play in the Premier League

Posted on by Olly Huddlestone

La Liga champions Atletico Madrid churn out the finest goal scorers in world soccer year after year. Ever since Fernando Torres captained the club in 2007, the standard of strikers being produced has been of the highest quality; far superior compared to other teams around the globe. Three of … Continue reading

It’s time for Manchester City to stand up and deliver in Europe

Posted on by Matt Lichtenstadter

When Manuel Pellegrini was hired by Manchester City, he was charged with bringing stability to a squad that had little of it, and take the Etihad club to new heights. In his first season, he won a double, which included … Continue reading

Manchester City vs. Barcelona predicted lineups and team news

Posted on by Ayo Isaiah
Manchester City v Barcelona - UEFA Champions League Round of 16

Manchester City host Barcelona at the Etihad in the first leg of their Round of 16 tie for the second year in a row with the English champions looking for a favorable outcome this time around. The Citizens are coming … Continue reading

Manuel Pellegrini believes Manchester City are better prepared for Barcelona

Posted on by Peter Quinn

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini believes his team is “fresher” and performing at a higher level than they were at the same point last season, speaking ahead of his side’s Champions League Round of 16 first leg, A year ago, … Continue reading

Watch Manchester City 5-0 Newcastle United match highlights [VIDEO]

Posted on by PA Sport

Manchester City warmed up for Tuesday's visit of Barcelona in style by crushing Newcastle 5-0 on a perfect day for the Barclays Premier League champions. City led from the second minute as they cut Chelsea's lead at the top of … Continue reading

James Milner doubtful for Manchester City-Barcelona game after injuring knee

Posted on by PA Sport

Manchester City midfielder James Milner looks doubtful for next week's Champions League clash against Barcelona with a knee injury. The England international has been ruled out of Saturday's Barclays Premier League date with Newcastle at the Etihad Stadium (live on … Continue reading

Pressure is on Wilfried Bony to make immediate impact against Newcastle and Barcelona

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

Wilfried Bony’s addition to the Manchester City lineup should help the Blues improve the rest of the season. But a question that will beg itself from here on out is whether the Ivorian striker is worth £28 million in January since City … Continue reading