Pep Guardiola might never do better transfer business than his £50m masterstroke from 2017 – Dominic Farrell

As is the case for any discussion surrounding Manchester City right now, the subject of Jack Grealish was quickly on the agenda at Kyle Walker’s Tuesday news conference. Grealish’s performances for the Blues have become an increasingly polarising issue since his British record £100 million move from Aston Villa in August. Either Grealish is adapting… Continue reading Pep Guardiola might never do better transfer business than his £50m masterstroke from 2017 – Dominic Farrell

Guarded Antonio Conte comments hint at Pep Guardiola’s lingering tension from Chelsea feud – Dominic Farrell

Antonio Conte’s return to the Premier League to take charge of Tottenham bolsters a phenomenal array of coaching talent in England’s top flight. The anticipated title battle between Pep Guardiola, Jurgen Klopp and Thomas Tuchel arguably pits the three finest coaches in football today against one another. Although the shambling Spurs Conte has inherited means… Continue reading Guarded Antonio Conte comments hint at Pep Guardiola’s lingering tension from Chelsea feud – Dominic Farrell

Pep Guardiola wrong about Man City’s margin for error in derby showdown with Manchester United – Dominic Farrell

He’d no doubt scoff at the suggestion he is stooping to derby-day mind games but Pep Guardiola was not reared on a diet of El Clasico hostilities without learning a thing or two. Last week, when pressure was mounting on Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, Guardiola stated matter of factly that the Manchester United boss cannot “survive… Continue reading Pep Guardiola wrong about Man City’s margin for error in derby showdown with Manchester United – Dominic Farrell

Man City learn Erling Haaland verdict, Antonio Conte ‘boosts’ Pep Guardiola’s Harry Kane hopes

Welcome to the City Is Ours daily news round-up, keeping you up to speed with some of the developments around Manchester City you might have missed Antonio Conte’s impending arrival at Tottenham could be good news for the Blues, as Harry Kane’s future takes a fresh twist. There are also updates on the next moves… Continue reading Man City learn Erling Haaland verdict, Antonio Conte ‘boosts’ Pep Guardiola’s Harry Kane hopes

Man City’s numbers are worse than dismal 2019/20 but there is one key reason to be positive – Alex Brotherton

The 2019/20 season is generally regarded as one of the most disappointing in recent Manchester City history. Before COVID-19 caused the world and life as we knew it to grind to a halt, one phrase had already begun to sum up City’s season; boom or bust. In the opening 10 games of their Premier League… Continue reading Man City’s numbers are worse than dismal 2019/20 but there is one key reason to be positive – Alex Brotherton

How Man City hero Sergio Aguero proved his greatness to Pep Guardiola in Diego Maradona’s house – Dominic Farrell

Manchester City supporters joined football fans from around the world in wishing Sergio Aguero well after the deeply worrying scenes in Barcelona on Saturday evening. Before half-time during Barca’s draw against Alaves, Aguero pulled up and gestured to his chest, doubling over as he seemed to be having trouble breathing. The Argentina striker was able… Continue reading How Man City hero Sergio Aguero proved his greatness to Pep Guardiola in Diego Maradona’s house – Dominic Farrell

Man City were true catalysts of Barcelona’s downfall with Guardiola blueprint others copied – Alex Brotherton

Pep Guardiola’s first season at the Manchester City helm, 2016/17, was pretty forgettable. After starting the season with six consecutive league wins, things started to unravel as it became clear that the squad needed some serious refreshing in order for Guardiola to execute his grand plans. There were some bright moments though, the chief of… Continue reading Man City were true catalysts of Barcelona’s downfall with Guardiola blueprint others copied – Alex Brotherton

Tottenham sacking Nuno Espirito Santo has done Man City and Pep Guardiola a huge favour – Alex Brotherton

After only four months in the job, Tottenham Hotspur have sacked manager Nuno Espirito Santo. A 3-0 defeat to Manchester United on Saturday – a match dubbed ‘El Sackico’ due to the uncertain futures of both Nuno and United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer – proved to be the final straw for Spurs chairman Daniel Levy.… Continue reading Tottenham sacking Nuno Espirito Santo has done Man City and Pep Guardiola a huge favour – Alex Brotherton

Kevin De Bruyne woes show Pep Guardiola who his most important Man City player is – Alex Brotherton

After less than six minutes of Manchester City’s defeat to Crystal Palace on Saturday, the absence of one player had already become painfully obvious. As Aymeric Laporte ambled forward, he looked for a positive, progressive pass. Opposition players had cut off the passing lanes to Bernardo Silva, Phil Foden and Kevin De Bruyne, while Rodri… Continue reading Kevin De Bruyne woes show Pep Guardiola who his most important Man City player is – Alex Brotherton

Erling Haaland and Harry Kane alternative could save Man City millions in the transfer market – Alex Brotherton

As we all know, Manchester City failed in their attempts to sign a striker last summer. After months of speculation, Tottenham chairman Daniel Levy refused to negotiate a deal for Harry Kane, before a brief dalliance with Cristiano Ronaldo collapsed when the Portuguese superstar decided to return to Manchester United. Since then, all the talk… Continue reading Erling Haaland and Harry Kane alternative could save Man City millions in the transfer market – Alex Brotherton