Wednesday, August 14, 2019

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    Want to see Man City haul of trophies? Be in Lagos on Aug 31

Want to see Man City haul of trophies? Be in Lagos on Aug 31

The 2018/19 English Premier League champions, Manchester City Football Club, will be parading both their men's and women's haul of trophies for their fans in Lagos.Pep Guardiola’s men clinched the EPL title with a 4-1 victory over Brighton at the Amex stadium on in an unprecedented title race.The world Trophy Tour will stop in Lagos, Saturday, August 31 for their [...]

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    Man City defeat Liverpool on penalties to retain Community Shield

Man City defeat Liverpool on penalties to retain Community Shield

Manchester City defeated Liverpool 5-4 on penalties after both sides played out an entertaining 1-1 at Wembley stadium to retain the FA Community Shield. Raheem Sterling gave the Premier League winners the lead but Liverpool’s Joel Matip cancelled the advantage 13 minutes from time to force penalty shootout. It was City’s sixth triumph from their thirteenth appearance in the traditional curtain raiser [...]

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    Kompany exits Man City after 11 years, becomes player-manager at Anderlecht

Kompany exits Man City after 11 years, becomes player-manager at Anderlecht

Vincent Kompany, Manchester City captain, has announced he will leave the club this summer, 11-years after joining the Etihad side.Kompany is returning to his homeland, to take charge of Anderlecht as a player-manager.He leaves the Etihad after 360 appearances, since joining from Hamburg in 2008, winning four Premier League titles, two FA Cups and four League Cups along the way [...]

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    Man City hit 116-year record to clinch FA Cup, win domestic treble

Man City hit 116-year record to clinch FA Cup, win domestic treble

Manchester City broke a 116-year record by thrashing Watford FC 6-0 to win the FA Cup final at the Wembley on Saturday.Man City victory over Watford saw them achieve the biggest FA Cup final win since Bury beat Derby 6-0 in 1903Guardiola's men added the FA Cup to their Premier League title and Carabao Cup win, becoming the first English men's [...]

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    Man City retains EPL title, equals Man Utd back-to-back record

Man City retains EPL title, equals Man Utd back-to-back record

Manchester City has been crowned champions of the 2018/19 English Premier League season, clinching back-to-back titles.Pep Guardiola's men clinched the EPL title with a 4-1 victory over Brighton at the Amex stadium on Sunday in an unprecedented title race.Man City now becomes the first team to retain the title back-to-back since Manchester United a decade ago.Glenn Murray's header in the [...]

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    Yaya Toure announces retirement, reveals future plans

Yaya Toure announces retirement, reveals future plans

Yaya Toure, former Ivory Coast midfielder, has announced his retirement from playing football and is set to launch a coaching career, according to his agent.The 35-year-old former Manchester City, Barcelona play-maker has made the decision after having his contract at Greek club Olympiacos terminated in December, says Dimitri Seluk, the Ivorian's agent, on Friday.Seluk revealed that Toure will now concentrate on a career [...]

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    City to the top, Man Utd back at sixth as Arsenal get thrashed

City to the top, Man Utd back at sixth as Arsenal get thrashed

Manchester City prevailed 1-0 over Burnley thanks to Sergio Aguero’s second-half strike, helping Pep Guardiola’s team reclaim first position on the English Premier League table.Following Liverpool’s 5-0 win on Friday, a meeting against the sturdy Burnley was seen as a real test for City’s relentless juggernauts. Although it was a tough afternoon, City dominated and Aguero’s goal just after the [...]

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    Mo Salah missing from PFA’s EPL team of the season

Mo Salah missing from PFA’s EPL team of the season

Liverpool and Manchester City players dominate Professional Footballers Association (PFA) 2018/19 season Team of the Year for England's top flight.Despite Liverpool's strong presence, one of its top men, Mo Salah, is missing from the star-studded team of the year.Both title-chasing teams are neck-to-neck at the top of the English Premier League standings– one point apart– in a season where they [...]

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    UCL: Man City, Atlético win on VAR-tastic night

UCL: Man City, Atlético win on VAR-tastic night

The Video Assistant Referee was the centre of attraction as Atlético Madrid defeated Juventus 2-0 and ten-man Manchester City came from behind to win 3-2.For all Atletico's start like raging bulls, the Old Lady of Turin fashioned two good opportunities in the first 15 minutes, Jan Oblak tipping over Cristiano Ronaldo's free kick while Leonardo Bonucci headed wide from a [...]

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    Iheanacho described as £25m ‘potential flop’ at Leicester

Iheanacho described as £25m ‘potential flop’ at Leicester

Kelechi Iheanacho, Super Eagles forward, has been described as a possible "flop" in the colours of Leicester City.Iheanacho who joined Leicester City in 2017 has not lived up to the expectations of the East Midland fans.According to Jamie Kemble of Leicester Mercury UK, the £25 million player needs to show desire to earn his place with The Foxes."Failure to do [...]

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    Liverpool extend EPL lead, Leicester defeat Man City

Liverpool extend EPL lead, Leicester defeat Man City

Liverpool increased their lead at the top of the English Premiership table with an emphatic 4-0 win over Newcastle United at Anfield. The Merseyside club's lead increased to six points following Man City's lacklustre 1-2 loss at Leicester City.Jurgen Klopp's men took the lead through Dejan Lovren's half volley on 11 minutes when a corner kick was half-cleared into his [...]

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    Euro roundup: Man City, Liverpool, Juve, PSG remain unbeaten

Euro roundup: Man City, Liverpool, Juve, PSG remain unbeaten

The major leagues in Europe resumed after the international break with Manchester City and Liverpool setting the pace in England while PSG and Juventus also remain unbeaten.Man City steamrolled West Ham 4-0 thanks to a Leroy Sane brace and further goals from David Silva and Raheem Sterling while Liverpool stayed close to City with a 3-0 win at Watford, courtesy of goals [...]

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    Euro Roundup: City outclass United in Manchester derby as Betis stun Barca

Euro Roundup: City outclass United in Manchester derby as Betis stun Barca

Manchester City displayed their supremacy over Manchester United in the city's derby with a 3-1 win at the Etihad Stadium.Pep Guardiola's team flexed their squad supremacy from the first minute, and went ahead through David Silva, the Spaniard slotting in from close range after Sterling's cut back was deflected into his path.United did not have a shot on target in [...]

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    Unbeaten Juve record big win as Real Madrid endure narrow loss

Unbeaten Juve record big win as Real Madrid endure narrow loss

The second matchday of the UEFA Champions League group stage saw champions Real Madrid lose, Bayern Munich and Manchester United were held in disappointing displays while Juventus continued their perfect start to the season.Hoffenheim 1-2 Manchester CityManchester City needed a late goal to earn their first win in Europe this season, a come-from-behind 2-1 win in Germany. Hoffenheim scored after [...]

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    EPL Sunday: Mane shines in Liverpool win as Man City beat Arsenal 2-0

EPL Sunday: Mane shines in Liverpool win as Man City beat Arsenal 2-0

Liverpool opened their EPL season with a commanding 4-0 win over West Ham United at Anfield — their biggest opening day win since 1994 — with three goals scored by their dangerous African attacking duo of Saido Mane who contributed a brace, and Mohamed Salah.Salah, the league's top scorer last season, needed only 20 minutes to continue from where he stopped and [...]

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    Moses makes cameo as City beat Chelsea to win Community Shield

Moses makes cameo as City beat Chelsea to win Community Shield

Nigeria's Victor Moses had a cameo as Man City edged Chelsea to win the Community Shield at the Wembley Stadium.The defeat was the third consecutive Shield loss for Chelsea, but for City, it was a fifth title.A brace from Sergio Aguero was enough to hand the English Premier League (EPL) champions the title.Pep Guardiola's men outclassed Chelsea for most of the [...]

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