Bernardo Silva explains how Man City are coping without a striker

Bernardo Silva has emphasised the importance of Manchester City sharing the goals throughout the team in the absence of an out-and-out striker. City finally reclaimed top spot in the Premier League table for the first time this season with a 3-1 win over Watford on Saturday having leapfrogged Chelsea and Liverpool. At the start of… Continue reading Bernardo Silva explains how Man City are coping without a striker

RB Leipzig part ways with manager Jesse Marsch ahead of Man City Champions League fixture

RB Leipzig have ‘mutually agreed to part ways’ with manager Jesse Marsch just two days before facing Manchester City in the Champions League. The match is a dead rubber for City who have already finished top of Group A and Pep Guardiola will likely use the fixture to rotate his side. A win for Leipzig,… Continue reading RB Leipzig part ways with manager Jesse Marsch ahead of Man City Champions League fixture

Chelsea’s major flaw being exposed as Pep Guardiola’s purring Man City continue to capitalise – Dominic Farrell

Even in victory and after another sparkling showing from his team, Pep Guardiola had reason to return to a very familiar complaint. Manchester City beat Watford 3-1 at Vicarage Road to go top of the Premier League for the first time this season but, to reference the famous terrace chant, maybe it should have been… Continue reading Chelsea’s major flaw being exposed as Pep Guardiola’s purring Man City continue to capitalise – Dominic Farrell

Man City players have telling celebration for Bernardo Silva goal at Watford – Simon Bajkowski

Bernardo mobbed by teammates John Stones and Fernandinho raced onto the pitch to mob Bernardo Silva as he peeled away to celebrate his second goal of the night. The Manchester City duo were warming up by the corner flag but couldn’t contain their delight as one of the most popular players in the squad continued… Continue reading Man City players have telling celebration for Bernardo Silva goal at Watford – Simon Bajkowski

Ralf Rangnick sets Manchester United target for Liverpool, Man City and Chelsea

Manchester United’s dreams of a title challenge this season have already evaporated, but new interim manager Ralf Rangnick is hoping the three-month gap before they face any of the big three clubs again will give them a chance to close the gap. After a major summer spending spree that saw Raphael Varane, Jadon Sancho and… Continue reading Ralf Rangnick sets Manchester United target for Liverpool, Man City and Chelsea

Jack Grealish’s woes in front of goal shouldn’t mask key Man City role at Watford – Dominic Farrell

There are obviously huge perks for England manager Gareth Southgate when it comes to so many of his first-choice stars residing in the Manchester City squad. The Three Lions’ finest have a stack of medals to bolster their case as world-class performers and learn under Pep Guardiola’s watchful eye on a daily basis. However, such… Continue reading Jack Grealish’s woes in front of goal shouldn’t mask key Man City role at Watford – Dominic Farrell

‘Keep going’ – Raheem Sterling issues title reminder as selection problems played down

Raheem Sterling has played down the importance of Manchester City going top of the Premier League and stressed their focus is on the next game. The 26-year-old dismissed the noise surrounding team selection and rotation from the Spanish coach insisting “everyone expects it”. The Englishman opened the scoring inside five minutes after heading home from… Continue reading ‘Keep going’ – Raheem Sterling issues title reminder as selection problems played down

Pep Guardiola not pleased with late foul on Gabriel Jesus in Man City win at Watford

Pep Guardiola has expressed his annoyance with a late challenge on Gabriel Jesus in the 3-1 win over Watford on Saturday and hopes it hasn’t caused the striker any serious damage. Manchester City went to the top of the Premier League table for the first time this season after the win at Vicarage Road, leapfrogging… Continue reading Pep Guardiola not pleased with late foul on Gabriel Jesus in Man City win at Watford

‘Best on the planet’ – Bernardo Silva’s wondergoal has fans making the same statement

Bernardo Silva just keeps on getting better and better as the Portugal international netted twice, including another stunner, against Watford. As he did against Aston Villa midweek, the 27-year-old put City two ahead before half-time, fizzing his effort into the bottom corner . But it was his second goal in the second half that has… Continue reading ‘Best on the planet’ – Bernardo Silva’s wondergoal has fans making the same statement

‘We’re back!’ – Fans react to Man City’s starting line-up vs Watford as Foden and Grealish start

Manager Pep Guardiola has named his starting line-up for Manchester City’s Premier League clash with Watford at Vicarage Road this teatime, making some bold selection decisions. City, who have won each of their last 13 clashes with the Hornets, will be looking to build on Wednesday evening’s 2-1 win over Aston Villa and extend their… Continue reading ‘We’re back!’ – Fans react to Man City’s starting line-up vs Watford as Foden and Grealish start