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    Guardiola’s mother dies at 82 after contracting COVID-19

Guardiola’s mother dies at 82 after contracting COVID-19

Dolors Sala Carrio, mother to Pep Guardiola, Manchester City coach, has died after contracting COVID-19, the club announced on Monday. COVID-19 is a disease caused by the coronavirus. Carrio passed away in Barcelona at 82. In a tweet, the club said: "The Manchester City family are devastated to report the death today of Pep's mother Dolors Sala Carrió in Manresa, Barcelona after contracting coronavirus. [...]

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    Messi beats Ronaldo, Van Dijk to win 6th FIFA Best Men’s player award

Messi beats Ronaldo, Van Dijk to win 6th FIFA Best Men’s player award

Lionel Messi, Barcelonian forward, has set a record of winning the FIFA best male footballer of the year six times. The 32-year-old was announced the winner at a ceremony on Monday; beating his arch-rival Cristiano Ronaldo and Virgil van Dijk, who was recently named UEFA player of the year. Having missed the cut last season, Messi scored 36 league goals to clinch [...]

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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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Why Manchester City product, Dele-Bashiru rejected England for Nigeria

Manchester City product Ayotomiwa Dele-Bashiru has revealed reasons why he passed up an opportunity to wear the colours of the English national team in favour of Nigeria. Flying Eagles coach, Paul Aigbogun included the playmaker in his squad for the 2019 FIFA U20 World Cup in Poland. The attacking midfielder made three appearances as the Nigeria U20 team crashed out in the [...]

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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 1903 Guardiola'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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    EPL has made me a better manager, says Guardiola

EPL has made me a better manager, says Guardiola

Pep Guardiola, Manchester City manager, believes the competitive nature and sheer unpredictability of the English Premier League (EPL) have presented him with the biggest challenge of his career. Before joining the Citizens, Guardiola won three Spanish La Liga titles and two UEFA Champions League trophies with Barcelona. He then led Bayern Munich to three consecutive Bundesliga crowns. However, the Spaniard said it felt like [...]

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    Pep Guardiola has problems with African players, says Yaya Toure

Pep Guardiola has problems with African players, says Yaya Toure

Yaya Toure has accused Pep Guardiola of having "problems with Africans" following his exit from Manchester City. Toure and Guardiola's relationship has been shaky since their time together at Barcelona. The Ivorian struggled for regular starts under the Spaniard over the last two years and has now been released by the club. He played just 17 times in the 2017/18 English Premier League [...]

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    Manchester City win English Premier League

Manchester City win English Premier League

Manchester City have won the English Premier League after Manchester United slumped to a 1-0 defeat against West Bromwich Albion. With City's victory over Tottenham Hotspur's on Saturday, Man United had to avoid defeat against Albion to keep the title race alive. But Jay Rodriguez’s goal at Old Trafford sent the EPL trophy to the other side of Manchester for the third [...]

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    Moses’ Chelsea fall to dominant Manchester City

Moses’ Chelsea fall to dominant Manchester City

Manchester City continued their dominance at the top of the English Premier League with a 1-0 victory over reigning league champions, Chelsea. It was goalless after a first half of few opportunities at the Etihad. City dominated possession but could only create a couple of openings. Leroy Sane came the closest, but the German saw his effort blocked on the line by Cesar Azpilicueta. Although [...]

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    ‘Guardiola is fantastic — but CANNOT repeat Barcelona success at Man City’

‘Guardiola is fantastic — but CANNOT repeat Barcelona success at Man City’

Toni Alvarez, a La Liga coach instructor, says it will be "difficult" for Pep Guardiola to repeat his Barcelona days achievements in Manchester City. Alvarez, a Uefa pro-license coach, believes it will be a tall order for any manager to put together a team like the Barcelona side that Guardiola tutored to multiple success. "I don't think he can reach that level of [...]

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    Iheanacho, Ndidi feature as Leicester lose to City

Iheanacho, Ndidi feature as Leicester lose to City

Manchester City defeated Leicester City 2-0 at the King Power Stadium on Saturday. Manchester City continued their domination of English Premier League as Kelechi Iheanacho and Wilfred Ndidi could do little to stop the in-form side. Gabriel Jesus put City ahead in the 45th minute while Kevin De Bruyne scored from 25 yards out to extend City's lead in the 49th minute. Iheanacho [...]

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    Moses watches as Man City defeat Chelsea

Moses watches as Man City defeat Chelsea

Manchester City sent a strong signal to English Premier League contenders by defeating Chelsea FC 1-0 at the Stamford Bridge on Saturday evening. Both teams had impressive midweek wins but Pep Guardiola triumphed over Antonio this weekend. The visitors who were without Sergio Aguero due to a broken rib sustained in an accident in Amsterdam, had Gabriel Jesus leading the attack, with [...]

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    Sergio Aguero involved in car crash

Sergio Aguero involved in car crash

Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero has been involved in a serious car accident in Amsterdam, Holland. The taxi in which the 29-year old was travelling reportedly crashed into a lamp post, according to Skysports UK. Aguero is understood to be suffering from broken ribs. The City striker was said to be heading to the airport for a concert by Colombian singer Maluma, when [...]

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    I think Iheanacho will leave for Leicester, says Guardiola

I think Iheanacho will leave for Leicester, says Guardiola

Manchester City coach Pepe Guardiola says Super Eagles striker Kelechi Iheanacho will most likely leave the club to Leicester City ahead of the 2017/18 EPL season. The Nigerian struggled to achieve regular playing time last season as he became a regular benchwarmer towards the end of the season. Guardiola says the Nigerian may be on his way out of the club but [...]

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    Yaya Toure signs new one-year deal with Manchester City

Yaya Toure signs new one-year deal with Manchester City

Ivorian midfielder Yaya Toure has extended his contract with Manchester City. Toure whose previous contract was due to expire this summer has penned a one-year extension at the Etihad. https://twitter.com/ManCity/status/870323221047934976 The 34-year-old, who arrived at City from Barcelona in 2010, was frozen out of the first-team squad early in the season after a row between his agent and City boss Pep Guardiola. He returned to [...]

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