It is always exciting to watch the two best English clubs with a long history of rivalry with each other fight to prove their footballing superiority. Just last season when City got away with a 2-1 victory at Old Trafford, the Red Devils responded well and took their revenge by winning at the Etihad 3-2. […]
Category: Manchester City
Manchester City Football Club is a football club in Manchester, England. Founded in 1880 as St. Mark’s (West Gorton), they became Ardwick Association Football Club in 1887 and Manchester City in 1894. The club moved to the City of Manchester Stadium in 2003, having played at Maine Road since 1923.
The club’s most successful period was in the late 1960s and early 1970s when they won the League Championship, FA Cup, League Cup and European Cup Winners’ Cup under the management team of Joe Mercer and Malcolm Allison. After losing the 1981 FA Cup Final, the club went through a period of decline, culminating in relegation to the third tier of English football for the only time in their history in 1998. Having regained their Premier League status in the early 2000s, the club was purchased in 2008 by Abu Dhabi United Group and has become one of the wealthiest in the world. Since 2011 the club have won five major honours, including the Premier League in 2012 and 2014.
By 2015–16, Manchester City had the fifth-highest revenue in the footballing world with an annual revenue of €463.5 million. In 2016, Forbes magazine estimated they were the world’s sixth most valuable football club, worth $1.92 billion.
All club’s info were according to Wikipedia.
Despite a 1-1 draw against Wolverhampton Wanderers notwithstanding, Manchester City’s Premier League champions continued where they left off from their record-breaking season last year in the Premier League, but were cruised to a 2-1 defeat at home on Wednesday night at the UEFA Champions League at hands of Olympique Lyonnais. Prior to the UCL fixture, […]
Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City team are now the outright favourites to challenge for the Champions League trophy in May after an easy group stage draw ensured they should make it into the knockout phases of the competition. The reigning Premier League champions will face Shakhtar Donetsk, Lyon then followed by Hoffenheim in a draw that […]
According to Goal, Manchester City could agree a £15m deal with Southampton for goalkeeper Angus Gunn. The 22-year-old has yet to make a first-team appearance for City and could be moved on this summer to get regular playing time. Gunn joined the Sky Blues from Norwich City in 2011 and has gone on to make […]
According to the Manchester Evening News, Manchester City have been dealt a blow in their pursuit of Leicester City winger Riyad Mahrez, with the two clubs unable to agree on an asking price for the 27-year-old. Man City pulled the plug on a deal back in January when Leicester requested £95m for the Algerian international […]
According to the Mirror, Manchester City are nearing a deal with Napoli for Jorginho. The 26-year-old will cost the Sky Blues around £46.5m and will be somewhat of a replacement for Yaya Toure who was released this summer. Pep Guardiola doesn’t appear to be doing a lot of business ahead of next season, but Jorginho […]
Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure will be exiting the club this summer, with the Sky Blues choosing to let his deal run down. The 35-year-old has been named on City’s released list submitted to the Premier League and will be on his way out in the coming weeks. Manchester City’s released list Diallo, Sadou Duhaney, […]
According to Calcio Napoli, Manchester City could agree a £59m deal with Napoli for Jorginho. Manager Pep Guardiola is keen to sign the Brazilian-born Italian international to bolster the midfield next season after Yaya Toure left the club at the end of his contract this summer. Jorginho has contributed 20 goals in 160 appearances for […]