1. Manuel Pellegrini Has to Play to His Strengths and Use David Silva at No. 10

    There were times in Manchester City ’s 2-2 draw with Arsenal at the Emirates when David Silva was so influential it left most people wondering why he isn’t played as a No...

    Rob Pollard Written by Rob Pollard about 6 days ago 3,538 reads 7 comments

  2. Sergio Aguero's Strike Gives Manchester City 1st-Half Lead over Arsenal

    Sergio Aguero gave Manchester City an early lead in their pivotal early-season clash with Arsenal on Saturday thanks to a clinical finish...

    Sean Swaby Written by Sean Swaby about 6 days ago 11,930 reads 7 comments

  3. Pablo Zabaleta: The Risk of Resting Manchester City's Beating Heart

    Over the coming week the dressing rooms of Arsenal , Bayern Munich and Chelsea will be delighted if they receive a Manchester City team sheet lacking Pablo Zabaleta ...

    Dom Farrell Written by Dom Farrell about 6 days ago 1,878 reads 8 comments

  4. Joe Hart Has a Fight on His Hands to Keep His Position as City No1

    Joe Hart's career has become an unwanted personal Groundhog Day. In this cycle are two different No1s who alternate between being surprisingly poor and breathtakingly impressive when playing for Manchester City and England...

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  5. Manchester City's Manuel Pellegrini Wants 'six-Point Win' over Arsenal

    Manuel Pellegrini admits that the next nine days in which they face Arsenal , Bayern Munich and Chelsea will provide the champions with an indicator of how successful their season may be...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Emilio Gonzales about 6 days ago 1,265 reads 0 comments

  6. Alvaro Negredo Left Manchester City for Valencia Due to FFP

    Manuel Pellegrini has revealed Financial Fair Play restrictions were the key factor in Alvaro Negredo's departure from Manchester City ...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 7 days ago 403 reads 0 comments

  7. UEFA Regulations Bringing out the Good and Bad in Players

    The tide is changing where UEFA ’s Financial Fair Play ( FFP ) is concerned. Where once there was almost universal backing for Michel Platini ’s proposals, there now ...

    Rob Pollard Written by Rob Pollard about 7 days ago 5,901 reads 6 comments

  8. Arsenal vs. Manchester City: How City Will Line Up in Premier League Showdown

    Manchester City 's loss to Stoke City , coming as it did between their convincing win over Liverpool and the international break, can easily be written off as the predictable outcome of a " trap game ...

    Phil Keidel Written by Phil Keidel about 7 days ago 5,841 reads 6 comments

  9. Zabaleta Confident He'll Play vs. Arsenal

    Manchester City defender Pablo Zabaleta is confident he will be able to feature in Saturday's game with Arsenal at Emirates Stadium.....

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 8 days ago 963 reads 0 comments

  10. Why David Silva Could Excel in No. 10 Role for Manchester City vs. Arsenal

    It’s been pretty much a staple of Manuel Pellegrini ’s time as Manchester City manager: two strikers in a fluid 4-2-2-2 system...

    Rob Pollard Written by Rob Pollard about 8 days ago 4,178 reads 8 comments

  11. Manchester City's Dependence on Sergio Aguero Clear as Ever as Arsenal Loom

    Manchester City did not have the happiest of international breaks, but they did receive one bit of news they absolutely had to have...

    Phil Keidel Written by Phil Keidel about 8 days ago 6,988 reads 17 comments

  12. City Set to Move into New Training Base Next Month

    Manchester City will move their first-team training base to the club's new £200million facility next month.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 8 days ago 215 reads 0 comments

  13. Gifting Man City's FFP Fine to Champions League Rivals is Absurd UEFA Decision

    UEFA ’s Financial Fair Play ( FFP ) initiative was initially seen by many as an attempt to curb overspending, protecting those clubs vulnerable to a Leeds United situation ...

    Rob Pollard Written by Rob Pollard about 9 days ago 4,003 reads 39 comments

  14. Analysing the Importance of Improving Edin Dzeko to Manchester City

    When Manuel Pellegrini walked through the door at Manchester City ’s training ground complex 15 months ago, Edin Dzeko was a forlorn figure...

    Rob Pollard Written by Rob Pollard about 9 days ago 2,438 reads 5 comments

  15. Manchester City's 5 Biggest Weaknesses to Exploit in the 2014/15 Season

    Manchester City ought not to have five big weaknesses. Not given the ridiculous money spent in assembling the squad, they shouldn't. Not with the dozens of league matches and cup ties they play against significantly inferior competition every season.

    Phil Keidel Written by Phil Keidel about 9 days ago 4,872 reads 7 comments

  16. Aguero Returns to Manchester City Training Ahead of Arsenal Showdown

    Sergio Aguero returned from international duty with Argentina to training with Manchester City ahead of the Premier League champion's showdown with Arsenal on Saturday...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 9 days ago 219 reads 0 comments

  17. Kompany: Manchester City Still a Force in the Transfer Market

    Skipper Vincent Kompany has warned Manchester City 's big spending rivals the Blues are still a force to be reckoned with in the transfer market despite a relatively quiet summer...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 9 days ago 1,666 reads 0 comments

  18. Why Manuel Pellegrini Should Keep Faith with Joe Hart

    During the second half of Manchester City ’s opening-weekend win over Newcastle, a free-kick from the right was whipped in dangerously by Jack Colback...

    Rob Pollard Written by Rob Pollard about 10 days ago 1,361 reads 2 comments

  19. Manchester City Transfer Rumours: Marco Reus on City's Radar for Next Summer

    Manchester City 's transfer dealings may well be done and dusted, given that the window has slammed shut for the summer. However, all that means is that the media can start speculating on what might happen in upcoming transfer periods...

    Alex Gruber Written by Alex Gruber about 10 days ago 5,732 reads 25 comments

  20. Which Will Be the Next Arsenal Stars That Manchester City Look to Poach?

    Arsenal last won the Premier League in 2003-04. Arsene Wenger 's " Invincibles " won 36, drew 13 and lost none from May 7, 2003 to October 24, 2004...

    Phil Keidel Written by Phil Keidel about 10 days ago 3,636 reads 22 comments

  21. Manchester City Transfer News and Rumours Tracker: Week of September 8

    The summer transfer window may have only just slammed shut, but speculation continues as to who Manchester City will be signing in the near future...

    Rob Pollard Written by Rob Pollard about 10 days ago 977 reads 0 comments

  22. Stevan Jovetic Injury Raises Questions over Man City Summer Transfer Decisions

    The last thing Manuel Pellegrini wanted after sanctioning the exit of Alvaro Negredo on deadline day without a replacement lined up was an injury to a forward...

    Rob Pollard Written by Rob Pollard about 11 days ago 7,082 reads 22 comments

  23. Why Manchester City Will Not Regret Letting Alvaro Negredo Go

    Manchester City will not regret letting Alvaro Negredo go because, no matter how well Negredo plays for any of his subsequent clubs, the decision to sell Negredo was the right decision when City made it...

    Phil Keidel Written by Phil Keidel about 11 days ago 3,937 reads 3 comments

  24. Strength in Depth Crucial for Manchester City's Trophy Quest

    Tony Book and Paul Breitner, both right-backs of great class for their clubs Manchester City and Bayern Munich, have passed milestones in the past few days, one 80, the other 63. I am still trying to work out which age I find more incredible...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Emilio Gonzales about 11 days ago 280 reads 0 comments

  25. Willy Caballero Wants to Be No.1

    Willy Caballero accepts his current position as Manchester City 's second-choice goalkeeper, but he is determined to put pressure on No.1 Joe Hart.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 12 days ago 213 reads 0 comments