On pre-match conference Man City coach shared his thoughts on different topics. Pep on the Champions League draw: "The Champions League every season is tougher and tougher. The contenders and teams are much, much better. We will see. It depends on our performances." Pep on Man Utd ''Manchester United remain a great team, a top team.... Continue Reading →
Benjamin Mendy has been nominated for August's Premier League Player of the Month award. Marcos Alonso, Neil Etheridge, Sadio Mané, Lucas Moura, Roberto Pereyra and Virgil Van Dijk were also nominated.
Vincent Kompany has been named in the Belgium squad for their upcoming matches against Scotland and Iceland.
According to Times Tottenham and Manchester City have agreed to put back their October fixture by 24 hours, meaning it will be played at Wembley Stadium on Monday 29 October.
Man City will play on Wednesday 19 September: Lyon (h); Tuesday 2 October: Hoffenheim (a); Tuesday 25 October: Shakhtar (a); Wednesday 7 November: Shakhtar (h); Tuesday 27 November: Lyon (a) and Wednesday 12 December: Hoffenheim (h). All games except Hoffenheim away (6:55pm) will kick off at 9 pm CET time.
Txiki Begiristain after draw said ''We want to be even closer than last season [to the Champions League]. We played the quarter-finals, we had the perception that we could do even better, so we're going to try this season. Hoffenheim? I've been there to watch them, even when they had Firmino. It's lovely what they... Continue Reading →
Manchester City will play League One side Oxford United away in the Carabao Cup third round. The match will be played in the week commencing 24 September.