Squad Analysis

Manchester City’s Squad Value: Then & Now

Manchester City’s Squad Value: Then & Now

For no reason whatsoever, I have taken a speculative look at the Manchester City squad value as it stands now, compared to what it originally cost. Not surprisingly, the squad didn’t cost a billion pounds after all. Market values are...read more »

An Ode To Gareth Barry

An Ode To Gareth Barry

It had been rumoured for days, but time was running out - maybe he was staying after all? And then, at an hour so late that even the pea-brained idiots behind the reporter had decided to call it a day,...read more »

The New City That Doesn’t Miss Balotelli

The New City That Doesn’t Miss Balotelli

Wasn’t Monday nice? The sun was out, City were imperious, the team were professional and did their job, the manager stayed in the background and said the right things, the team briefly topped a table that has no importance at...read more »

City Killing Football – All Over Again

City Killing Football – All Over Again

As Brad Pitt might say, it was “inevitable”. Manchester City have moved quickly (for once) and tied up the majority of their summer transfer business with six weeks of the window remaining, replacing two departed strikers with 2 new additions, whilst...read more »

Kompany prepared for Champions League test

Kompany prepared for Champions League test

Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany has stated that his side are ready to do battle in the Champions League. The Premier League champions were eliminated from a tough Group A last term, and have been drawn alongside Real Madrid, Ajax and...read more »

What can we expect from Super Mario next?

What can we expect from Super Mario next?

He seems to attract headlines like Sergio Ramos attracts yellow cards, but love him or loath him, Mario Balotelli has certainly brightened up the Premier League in the short time he has been with us. Already attracting a massive...read more »

Can City Build Their Own?

Can City Build Their Own?

Manchester City’s dramatic title victory was the most breathtaking finale to a Premier League season in history but the record books show more than just a Blue Moon rising. The reality is City are not the first team to try...read more »

Man City to tie up contract extension for Silva

Man City to tie up contract extension for Silva

Manchester City have moved to try and tie key playmaker David Silva down to a new contract according to The Daily Mail. The talented attacking midfielder is currently on international duty with Spain at Euro 2012, and played a part in the...read more »

Will Tevez still have an important role for Manchester City?

Will Tevez still have an important role for Manchester City?

Two months ago, it would have been considered one of the shock team sheets of the season at the Etihad stadium on Wednesday. Only Paul Scholes’ sudden inclusion in a Manchester United squad at the same location three months previous...read more »

Arsenal Departure Casing Regret? Maybe

Arsenal Departure Casing Regret? Maybe

He was undoubtedly one of the Premier League’s best players last campaign with Arsenal, but Samir Nasri is finding that with a big money move to Manchester City, has come big questions over just where he fits within Roberto Mancini’s...read more »