Manchester City attacker Raheem Sterling was a major absentee as England booked their place at next year's World Cup tournament in emphatic style. Without Sterling in the England squad, they were able to secure a place in Qatar 2022 thanks to the 10-0 thumping of hosts San Marino who ended the game with ten men. The home team had defender Dante Rossi sent off for two yellow cards midway into the second half.
Manchester City have been boosted with the return of first choice goalkeeper EdersonMoraes and attacker Gabriel Jesus ahead of the crucial Champions League group encounter with Belgian champions Club Brugge away from home. Ederson and Jesus had missed the Premier League encounter between Manchester City and Burnleyat the weekend due to international committee. Jesus and Ederson were part of the Brazil squad that picked up seven points from three World Cup qualifying matches during the October international break.
Manchester City are currently facing a problem at the moment following the latest developments about their Brazilian goalkeeper Ederson Moares. Pep Guardiola and his men will take on Brendan Rodgers' Leicester City side this weekend in their next English Premier League fixture and its a match that they're looking forward to winning by all means as they want to try as much as possible to start picking up maximum points as the season proceeds. Pep Guardiola is currently facing a huge blow about his team selection ahead of the crunch tie against Leicester City at the weekend as he could be without the services of his first-choice goalkeeper Ederson and second-choice Zack Steffen.
German international IlkayGundogan hit as a second brace for Manchester City as they ended their preseason in style by thrashing newly promoted English Championship club Blackpool 4-1.
Blackpool secured promotion to the Championship via the League One playoffs at the end of last season and they were could not handle a vibrant Manchester City who clearly had more qualities and rightfully won the game.
Manchester Cityhad an unblemished record in preseason before they met the Tangerines on Tuesday and they were able to maintain that perfect record.
English Premier League side Manchester City may well turn out to be one of the most serious clubs in the summer transfer window, with reports from multiple sources claiming that they are preparing a bid of around £100 million for Aston Villa midfielder Jack Grealish.
Grealish has been a subject of serious speculations in recent months and has also been linked to both Manchester United and Chelsea in recent times. United came very close to signing the England international midfield star last summer but were reluctant to pay the £100 million fee Villa were demanding so no deal was struck between the two clubs.
English Premier League side Manchester City have officially been crowned the league champions in England after a brilliant season that saw them recover from their stuttering start to the campaign. Their status as the new champions of the Premier League was confirmed on Tuesday night after their rivals Manchester United slumped to a home defeat against Brendan Rodgers' Leicester City at Old Trafford.
It continues a recent trend that has seen Pep Guardiola turn City into a formidable team that has been dominating the league in the last few years. As of the 1st of January earlier this year, many would not have thought City will become the eventual winners of the league title as they were languishing in the 8th position in the league table, with Liverpool sitting atop the pile at the time.
Premier League club Manchester City have confirmed that they have struck a deal with Brazilian club Fluminense for the transfer of sensational teenage star Kayky. Reports surfaced last week suggesting that the Etihad club were tracking the young talent and were closely monitoring his progress in a bid to snap him up and bring him to England, but other reports suggested that it was all rumors.
However, the reports are no longer rumors because the club themselves have given a brief announcement on their official Twitter account that they have struck a deal with Fluminense to sign the youngster, however, the deal includes a clause that will allow the 17-year-old to remain a Fluminense player till the end of the season.
Manchester City are the form team in world football at the moment following their recent winning run. The victory run is dated back to December 2020, when they were forced to a 1-1 draw at home to Premier League strugglers West Brom in what was a shock result at the time. Since then, Manchester City have won 21 games in a row in all competitions to set a new record in English football. They are still five games away from matching the European record set by Dutch Eredivisie giants Ajax Amsterdam in the 70s. Manchester City will need six wins on the trot to break the five-decade record from Ajax Amsterdam.
Manchester City have received a major boost on the fitness front ahead of their Premier League meeting with North London club Tottenham Hotspur tomorrow following the news that key player Ruben Dias is in contention for the game. Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola gave an update on the players in his squad ahead of the game and Ruben Dias featured prominently.
The Portuguese international has been ill for the past few days but the Manchester City boss revealed that the centre back trained this morning in time to be ready for the game with Jose Mourinho and his Tottenham Hotspur players at the Etihad Stadium on Saturday evening.
Struggling Premier League giants Arsenal are the latest team to show an interest in signing Manchester City defender Eric Garcia. The interest of Arsenal in the Manchester City centre back was revealed by media outlet AFC Bell on Thursday. Spanish La Liga club Barcelona are determined to secure a return for Eric Garcia after he left the club three years ago to join the Manchester City Academy. Eric Garcia was in the Manchester City Academy for one year before he made his professional debut in the colours of the club two years ago.
Eric Garcia joined Barcelona at the age of seven and he spent nine years at the famed La Masia Academy before Manchester City signed him. Barcelona wanted to sign him in the summer but they were not able to raise the funds needed for the Spanish international who had one year remaining on his Manchester City contract.