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City Continue Poor Form In Manchester Derby

City Continue Poor Form In Manchester Derby

Sunday's highly anticipated Manchester Derby turned out to be a complete spanking by a sizzling-hot Manchester United squad over a deficient Manchester City team. The Red Devils ran circles around last year's Premier League champions, taking the derby with ease, 4-2. At...read more »

Pellegrini on the ropes?

Pellegrini on the ropes?

Manchester Citys 2-1 loss to Crystal Palace in their last match has called Manuel Pellegrini's leadership into question, as City now sits in the fourth position in the Premier League standings, just seven points ahead of Liverpool. While the defeat at...read more »

Arsenal v Man City: Wenger v Pellegrini

Arsenal v Man City: Wenger v Pellegrini

Hello and welcome to the #RioChallenge Live Blog brought to you by Strongbow, where Manchester City will be looking to continue their recent strong form with another win against Arsenal. Having dispatched Manchester United 3-0 at Old Trafford recently, Manuel Pellegrini’s...read more »

Capital One Cup Final LIVE! Man City chasing quadruple

Capital One Cup Final LIVE! Man City chasing quadruple

The Capital One Cup comes to a dramatic climax today as Manchester City take on Sunderland at Wembley. Manuel Pellegrini’s City have been scoring for fun this season and they were perhaps at their most clinical in the semi-finals as they...read more »

2013: A Review

2013: A Review

2013 started with a hung-over nation watching the latest almost-daily football clashes through bleary, blood-shot eyes. So the same as every other year then. Within days, Mario Balotelli was back in the news as he grappled with manager Roberto Mancini in...read more »

2014: Football Predictions For The Year

2014: Football Predictions For The Year

Resolutions A stormy New Year saw an endless run of football continue unabated. Adnan Januzaj was booked for diving, a decision that David Moyes called scandalous. United were linked with Wesley Sneijder, obviously. They were also linked with various other players...read more »

Can Manchester City Secure The Flukiest Title Of All Time?

Can Manchester City Secure The Flukiest Title Of All Time?

It’s officially on. The flukiest league title-winning campaign since football began (1992) is within a certain team’s grasp. Week after week, Manchester City spawn win after win against all the odds and against all recognised logic and perceived ideas of...read more »

What I Miss About Manchester City

What I Miss About Manchester City

I miss looking up the league table with false hope or down it with trepidation. I miss reading about fights on the training ground. I miss sitting in a stand without a roof.I miss press reports about rifts in the...read more »

Capital One Cup LIVE: West Ham v Man City

Capital One Cup LIVE: West Ham v Man City

With a 6-0 deficit to overcome Sam Allardyce’s West Ham face a seemingly impossible task against Manchester City at Upton Park in tonight’s Capital One Cup semi-final. A hat-trick by Alvaro Negredo, two goals from Edin Dzeko and a barnstorming goal...read more »

Manchester City 2 Liverpool 1: Some Thoughts

Manchester City 2 Liverpool 1: Some Thoughts

A tense, nervy 90 minutes against a team who gave as good as they got, but in a hectic Xmas schedule where results count more than anything City held on for three points. With Aguero out and Sturridge absent for Liverpool...read more »