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De Bruyne key to Belgium’s hopes

De Bruyne key to Belgium’s hopes

With 17 goals and 9 assists in all competitions, Belgian Kevin De Bruyne has already proved to the fans that he is the future of Manchester City’s attacking midfield. He has been important in Pellegrini’s squad this season and new manager...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 »

Bert Trautmann Tributes & A New Season

Bert Trautmann Tributes & A New Season

  On 19th July 2013, news reached us that Bert Trautmann had passed away in Spain at the age of 89. The man we had thought to be indestructible had lost his final battle. The club has numerous tributes planned for the...read more »

It’s Oh So Quiet

It’s Oh So Quiet

So now we wait. The friendlies are over. The players are jetting back to this depressing weather from all corners of the globe, and everyone else (bar Newcastle) gets to start the season before us. Little time for much more...read more »

Football Is Not A Matter Of Life or Death

Football Is Not A Matter Of Life or Death

There is a famous quote about football to which the title of this blog refers - so famous I don't even need to re-quote Bill Shankly. He may well have said it tongue-in-cheek of course but this weekend reiterated that...read more »

Pellegrini’s 1st Press Conference, South Africa and CityLive

Pellegrini’s 1st Press Conference, South Africa and CityLive

So on a seemingly random day in July, Manchester City’s new manager Manuel Pellegrini held his first press conference, an opportunity for the new man to sit through thirty minutes of bone-headed pea-brained questions that brought no insight into anything...read more »

Blue Tinted Specs: Whatever Happened To One Of Sven’s Stars?

Blue Tinted Specs: Whatever Happened To One Of Sven’s Stars?

Picture the scene: It’s a Monday afternoon, this Manchester City fan and his Wolves supporting friend are sitting down for a nice, gentle game or ten of FIFA. Now, to ask me to play as City and him as Wolves...read more »

Tevez believes Mancini row helped him

Tevez believes Mancini row helped him

Manchester City forward Carlos Tevez has claimed that his fall-out with boss Roberto Mancini last season has been good for him. The Argentina international was guilty of refusing to come off the bench for the Citizens in their Champions League fixture...read more »

City draw tough Champions League group

City draw tough Champions League group

Manchester City have been handed a tricky Champions League group, with the draw being kinder to Chelsea, Arsenal and Manchester United. The Premier League champions crashed out of the tournament last season in the group stage, and will have a fight...read more »

Everton’s Rodwell signs for City

Everton’s Rodwell signs for City

Manchester City have completed the signature of Jack Rodwell from Everton for an undisclosed fee. The combative midfielder missed large sections of last season due to injury, but has grown in stature at Goodison Park over recent years. The England international has...read more »