Referee announced for City cup game

Mike Dean will be the referee for Manchester City's Carabao Cup semi-final first leg against Burton Albion on Wednesday night. It'll be Dean's second City game of the season, following the 2-1 defeat to Leicester on Boxing Day. Paul Tierney will be the Video Assistant Referee.

Diaz transfer confirmed

Official: Real Madrid have announced the signing of Brahim Diaz (19) from Manchester City for an initial £15.5m. Brahim has signed a deal with Los Blancos until 2025. He will be presented at 13:30 on Monday.

Pep post-match comments

Guardiola on FA Cup: ''We took it seriously. We did what we had to do to be a great, great club. A great club doesn’t pick and choose competitions. Everybody was really really good.” Guardiola: “Phil Foden on loan? No way! No way. It’s impossible. He’s going to be working with us for many, many... Continue Reading →

Former City player joins Arsenal

Denis Suarez, who could join Arsenal this month, is in today's squad for Getafe vs. Barça. If he plays, it will be his 70th appearance, meaning Barcelona are obligated to pay Manchester City another €800,000. City have already received €4.8m in appearance bonuses (€0.8m x 6).

Van Gaal on title race

Van Gaal: ''If I was to put my money on one club for the league, it would be Liverpool. Liverpool’s team is not based on the highest quality when it comes to their players. In fact, the highest quality players are at City.” Van Gaal: ”But, at the same time, that is the weakness in... Continue Reading →

Pep praises City veterans

Pep: "Everybody can make an exceptional season, good moments. But players like Vincent, David, Sergio, Otamendi - these kind of players - every single year are there and competing with the desire to win more and more. Winning is so addictive, you taste it and want more."

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