1. Liverpool Win Would Maintain Manchester City's Summer Feel-Good Factor

    It's been a summer of positivity at Manchester City . They've been basking in the glory of their title win in May, tying up their best players on long-term contracts and once again securing their transfer targets swiftly and effectively...

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  2. 5 Key Battles That Will Shape Manchester City's Clash with Liverpool

    The top two in last season's Barclays Premier League go head-to-head on Monday night at the Etihad . Manchester City and Liverpool will both be looking to build on their opening day wins in what promises to be a great early-season encounter...

    Rob Pollard Written by Rob Pollard about 7 hours ago 4,695 reads 15 comments

  3. 5 Keys to Success for Manchester City in 2014/15

    Manchester City enjoyed a hugely successful season under Manuel Pellegrini in 2013/14, and they will be looking for more of the same this time around...

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  4. Edin Dzeko's New 4-Year Deal Fitting Reward for His Improved Form

    Edin Dzeko has signed a new four-year contract at Manchester City , a deal that keeps him at the club until the summer of 2018...

    Rob Pollard Written by Rob Pollard about 3 days ago 4,213 reads 20 comments

  5. Manchester City Hold All the Cards in Alvaro Negredo Rumoured Transfer

    According to a report by Stuart Brennan of the Manchester Evening News , Spanish side Valencia are keen on prising Alvaro Negredo away from the Etihad, with club president Amadeo ...

    Rob Pollard Written by Rob Pollard about 3 days ago 3,523 reads 9 comments

  6. Why Bruno Zuculini Loan to Valencia Will Benefit Midfielder and Manchester City

    It’s been another summer of excellent recruitment at Manchester City . The lessons of their dire summer transfer window in 2012, where they failed to add to their title-winning ...

    Rob Pollard Written by Rob Pollard about 4 days ago 1,354 reads 1 comments

  7. Manchester City Transfer News and Rumours Tracker: Week of August 18

    Manchester City 's 2-0 win over Newcastle at St. James' Park saw their title defence get off to a perfect start, but with just less than two weeks remaining in the transfer window, there could still be incomings and outgoings at the Etihad...

    Rob Pollard Written by Rob Pollard about 5 days ago 1,019 reads 0 comments

  8. Why Release of Matija Nastasic at Manchester City Makes Little Sense

    Manchester City ’s title challenge got off to an excellent start with a 2-0 win away at Newcastle on the opening weekend of the season...

    Rob Pollard Written by Rob Pollard about 5 days ago 11,949 reads 29 comments

  9. Silva, Aguero Give Manchester City Winning Start, but Edin Dzeko Takes Plaudits

    ST JAMES' PARK, Newcastle, England — Manchester City very likely would have won last season’s Premier League more comfortably if not for some early-season struggles away from home...

    Rob Pollard Written by Rob Pollard about 6 days ago 10,884 reads 34 comments

  10. Newcastle vs. Manchester City: Key Selection Decisions for Manuel Pellegrini

    The climax to last season is now a distant memory. Last May, Manchester City managed to overtake Liverpool at the death to secure their second league title in three years, capping a wonderful first season in charge for Manuel Pellegrini ...

    Rob Pollard Written by Rob Pollard about 7 days ago 3,419 reads 6 comments

  11. New Manchester City Deal for Sergio Aguero Demonstrates Begiristain's Brilliance

    The good news at Manchester City keeps on coming. After confirmation of new deals for David Silva and Vincent Kompany earlier this week, the club have announced that Sergio ...

    Rob Pollard Written by Rob Pollard about 8 days ago 7,386 reads 24 comments

  12. Javi Garcia Deserves Manchester City Fans' Respect as His Etihad Exit Looms

    According to Jamie Jackson of The Guardian , Javi Garcia , Manchester City ’s Spanish midfielder, is set for a move to Zenit St. Petersburg for a fee which could rise to £12...

    Rob Pollard Written by Rob Pollard about 10 days ago 3,203 reads 11 comments

  13. New 5-Year Deal for David Silva Is Best Man City Business of Transfer Window

    The way Manchester City have gone about their business under the guidance of their director of football Txiki Begiristain rarely gets the praise it deserves...

    Rob Pollard Written by Rob Pollard about 11 days ago 2,124 reads 5 comments

  14. Joe Hart Will Be Manchester City No. 1, but Willy Caballero Is Real Competition

    Manchester City ’s summer spending has seen them strengthen their title-winning options even further. Areas that were somewhat light have been bolstered, and they look capable of winning more trophies under Manuel Pellegrini this term...

    Rob Pollard Written by Rob Pollard about 11 days ago 827 reads 0 comments

  15. Eliaquim Mangala Transfer Fee Indicates Manchester City Belief in New Defender

    Manchester City have confirmed the signing of Eliaquim Mangala from Porto, as the official club website has confirmed, ending a long chase to sign the French defender that began back in January...

    Rob Pollard Written by Rob Pollard about 12 days ago 3,781 reads 12 comments

  16. Stevan Jovetic Sets Example Manchester City Must Follow in Premier League

    A resounding 3-0 defeat is never welcome. It represents a thumping; the kind of loss where few positives can be gleaned. In fact, 3-0 defeats often border on the embarrassing...

    Rob Pollard Written by Rob Pollard about 12 days ago 1,885 reads 3 comments

  17. Manchester City Transfer News and Rumours Tracker: Week of August 11

    And so Manchester City ’s preseason ends. Preparations which began in Scotland in mid-July and were followed by a tour across the US, culminated in a 3-0 defeat to Arsenal at Wembley in the Community Shield...

    Rob Pollard Written by Rob Pollard about 12 days ago 5,974 reads 3 comments

  18. Patrick Vieira Right to Take His Man City Youngsters off the Pitch in Croatia

    Manchester City ’s under-21 players left the pitch during a pre-season friendly match in Croatia after midfielder Seko Fofana was allegedly racially abused by an opponent...

    Rob Pollard Written by Rob Pollard about 1 month ago 2,360 reads 3 comments

  19. Javi Garcia Emerges as Favourite to Leave as Man City Look to Comply with Rules

    The expected arrival of Eliaquim Mangala to Manchester City causes the club a few problems in terms of fulfilling the home-grown quota laid out by the Premier League...

    Rob Pollard Written by Rob Pollard about 1 month ago 2,577 reads 3 comments

  20. Negredo Injury Leaves Pressure on Dzeko and Jovetic to Deliver for Man City

    Manchester City striker Alvaro Negredo has fractured his metatarsal and faces “a few months” on the sidelines, according to the player’s Instagram ( via BBC Sport )...

    Rob Pollard Written by Rob Pollard about 1 month ago 3,312 reads 15 comments

  21. David Silva Offers Manuel Pellegrini Tactical Flexibility at Manchester City

    During Manchester City 's title-winning campaign last season, there were two periods of excellent form which ensured they just about got over the line in first place on the final day...

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  22. Hearts vs. Manchester City: 6 Things We Learned

    Manchester City travelled to Edinburgh on Friday evening to play their second pre-season warm-up game, this time against Hearts at Tynecastle. The match finished 2-1 to City, with goals from Scott Sinclair and Aleksandar Kolarov (pen)...

    Rob Pollard Written by Rob Pollard about 1 month ago 8,006 reads 9 comments

  23. Jesus Navas Faces Battle to Establish Himself in Manchester City Starting XI

    Jesus Navas ’ first season at Manchester City can almost certainly be considered a success. He offered out-and-out width after a season defined by City’s inability ...

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  24. Manuel Pellegrini Would Regret Letting Matija Nastasic Leave Manchester City

    With Manchester City expected to complete a deal to bring Porto defender Eliaquim Mangala to the club this summer ( via BBC Sport ), the future of Matija Nastasic has been cast in doubt...

    Rob Pollard Written by Rob Pollard about 1 month ago 4,845 reads 21 comments

  25. How Manuel Pellegrini Should Evolve Manchester City This Season

    There's a belief across football that, although winning a title is an incredibly difficult task, defending it is much harder...

    Rob Pollard Written by Rob Pollard about 1 month ago 7,082 reads 12 comments