Gabriel Jesus on Manchester

Comparing Brazil to Manchester: "Brazilians are used to people being so outwardly happy. Our people are so joyful, so content. It's a bit different here. It's not the same joy as Brazil. It's not that people in Manchester aren't happy; it's just that Brazilians take it further." On Manchester: "I like Manchester, I've been here... Continue Reading →

Gabriel Jesus on Fernandinho help

Gabriel Jesus on Fernandinho help: "The only one I talked to quite a bit was Fernandinho. I asked him about the club, about the city. And I wanted to know about the players and the team spirit, which I think is important. Fernandinho was the guy with whom I had most contact. Man, he helped... Continue Reading →

Kompany initiative criticized

Plans backed by City captain Vincent Kompany to build luxury flats in Manchester have been criticised by a heritage group. ‘Historic England’ said the "monolithic" development of 75 apartments and office space in Ancoats would be harmful to the character of a area. [@BBCNews]

Rio Ferdinand on City quality and status

Rio Ferdinand on City in the Champions League this season: “They’re the favourites for me. In terms of depth, quality and the variations they possess, I think they’ve got the best squad." Rio Ferdinand: "My only concern for them would if Fernandinho got injured for a period of time. I think my prediction changes. He’s... Continue Reading →

KDB on Champions League

Kevin De Bruyne: "We’ve won the Premier League and some other cups, but if you win the Champions League it really gives you something extra. To say, ‘I won the Champions League’ would be incredible." Kevin De Bruyne: "Yes I think we can [win the Champions League]. You can have one or two bad games... Continue Reading →

KDB on being Liverpool fan

Kevin De Bruyne: "I was a Liverpool fan. My family that live in England were all Liverpool supporters so I was, too. I loved Michael Owen, because I was really small like him and quick, too. I compared myself to him at the time." Kevin De Bruyne: "I liked Zidane and Ronaldinho too; those really... Continue Reading →

Man City are not worried about FFP investigation

Manchester City believe they have no case to answer with regard to claims by German magazine Der Speigel that some of their lucrative sponsorship deals are being financed by owner Sheikh Mansour. [via @MullockSMirror] Mirror Sport understands that it was “business as usual” when chairman Khaldoon Al Mubarak attended a board meeting at the Etihad... Continue Reading →

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