Raheem Sterling’s fellow England star has already shown him next move amid Man City uncertainty – Dominic Farrell

The anticipated deal to bring in River Plate sensation Julian Alvarez could be the start of a period of significant change in the Manchester City forward line. Of course, you can argue that the respective anticipated and unanticipated departures of Sergio Aguero and Ferran Torres have already got this process underway. But the Blues are… Continue reading Raheem Sterling’s fellow England star has already shown him next move amid Man City uncertainty – Dominic Farrell

Riyad Mahrez heading back to Man City after shock early AFCON exit for Algeria

Riyad Mahrez is heading back to Manchester City sooner than expected after Algeria’s shock early exit from the Africa Cup of Nations. The 30-year-old told supporters before the tournament that reigning champions Algeria were set to go deep into the competition. However, a 0-0 draw with Sierra Leone and a shock 1-0 defeat to Equatorial… Continue reading Riyad Mahrez heading back to Man City after shock early AFCON exit for Algeria

How to watch Algeria vs Ivory Coast – AFCON live streams as Man City star Riyad Mahrez faces early exit

Manchester City fans will be keeping a close eye on proceedings in the Africa Cup of Nations on Thursday. Riyad Mahrez will be in action for Algeria in their final group game against the Ivory Coast, and they’ve got their work cut out if they’re to make it through to the knockout stages of the… Continue reading How to watch Algeria vs Ivory Coast – AFCON live streams as Man City star Riyad Mahrez faces early exit

What Algeria need to qualify for AFCON last-16 and when Riyad Mahrez could return to Man City

If Algeria’s task this week wasn’t already crystal clear, the sight of Ghana exiting the Africa Cup of Nations to minnows Comoros on Tuesday will have focussed their minds. Algeria, defending AFCON champions and one of the pre-tournament favourites, have just one point from their opening two group games, and are still yet to score,… Continue reading What Algeria need to qualify for AFCON last-16 and when Riyad Mahrez could return to Man City

Gabriel Jesus’ secret goal drought highlights Pep Guardiola’s tricky transfer challenge – Dominic Farrell

Manchester City were magnificent as they dominated Chelsea for 90 minutes at Stamford Bridge back in September. It was a Pep Guardiola masterclass that laid most of those Porto demons to rest and the only minor disappointment was the final scoreline being just 1-0. However, that was offset by the fact there could hardly have… Continue reading Gabriel Jesus’ secret goal drought highlights Pep Guardiola’s tricky transfer challenge – Dominic Farrell

Two Man City players can take advantage of Riyad Mahrez AFCON absence vs Chelsea – Joe Bray

Manchester City will be in scouting mode tonight, as they watch Chelsea face Tottenham in the second leg of their Carabao Cup semi-final – a game that gives them a head start for Saturday’s huge league game. As Chelsea attempt to defend their 2-0 lead from the first leg, back at the City Football Academy,… Continue reading Two Man City players can take advantage of Riyad Mahrez AFCON absence vs Chelsea – Joe Bray

Man City given Pep Guardiola successor hint as £8m Riyad Mahrez ploy works to perfection – Ross Jackson

When rumours start to circulate about who a club could appoint to replace their current manager, chances are said club have lost about seven games on the bounce and are in the midst of a relegation battle. Manchester City and Pep Guardiola don’t really do things the ‘normal’ way. The reigning Premier League champions have… Continue reading Man City given Pep Guardiola successor hint as £8m Riyad Mahrez ploy works to perfection – Ross Jackson

‘Prem soon come’ — Why Cole Palmer’s brilliant Man City interview is a warning to Chelsea – Dominic Farrell

He produced a sparkling showing on prime time Friday terrestrial television, yet the most memorable part of Cole Palmer’s night in Swindon looks like it will be his post-match interview. After a superb assist for Bernardo Silva to open the scoring and an emphatic strike into the top corner completed Manchester City’s 4-1 FA Cup… Continue reading ‘Prem soon come’ — Why Cole Palmer’s brilliant Man City interview is a warning to Chelsea – Dominic Farrell

Riyad Mahrez shows Man City what they will miss during AFCON – Simon Bajkowski

For most of the first half, Riyad Mahrez cut a frustrated figure. He had started brightly in his blossoming partnership at set-pieces with Kevin De Bruyne, where the two have started combining to excellent effect from the corner flag. Twice they bamboozled Arsenal with a relatively simple short corner, enabling them to get a good… Continue reading Riyad Mahrez shows Man City what they will miss during AFCON – Simon Bajkowski

Mahrez and Sterling return — Man City predicted line up vs Arsenal

Manchester City will be aiming to strengthen their hold on first place in the Premier League as they begin 2022 against Arsenal. With Liverpool and Chelsea both faltering over the festive period, City took full advantage with wins over Leicester and Brentford. Pep Guardiola’s side now hold an eight-point advantage over their rivals after the… Continue reading Mahrez and Sterling return — Man City predicted line up vs Arsenal