West Ham youth left-back, Joshua Wilson-Esbrand (16) is set to leave the Hammers for Manchester City. [ @ExWHUemployee via @ClaretandH]
OFFICIAL: Micah Richards has announced he is retiring from football and he will now concentrate on his business interests and will be back working with City in an ad hoc off-the-field role. Micah Richards: "Once a blue, always a blue. City has always been my spiritual home and where I enjoyed my best years as... Continue Reading →
City did not want to sell Douglas Luiz – in fact last summer Pep Guardiola expressed his frustration at being unable to give the holding midfielder an opportunity to stake a claim as number two to Fernandinho. [via @StuBrennanMEN ] Sources close to Villa claim that a release clause is likely to be heavily stacked in... Continue Reading →
Kyle Walker: "It's been great since I moved two years ago. I've achieved things I didn't think I'd achieve in football. To win not one but two PL titles has been fantastic and the records we have achieved, making us one of the great PL teams of all time..." Kyle Walker: "I don't think I... Continue Reading →
Pep Guardiola on Phil Foden: "He is the most talented player I have ever seen. His problem is sometimes his manager doesn’t put him in starting XI. He deserves all the minutes but with his competitors, it isn't easy. He works incredibly. He knows I’m here to help him."
Pep Guardiola on Bayern's attempt to sign Leroy Sane: "I love Bayern Munich. I appreciate them a lot, they gave me an incredible opportunity to work in Germany. Football is what it is. Sometimes I say things the opposite side don’t like."
Pep Guardiola on new transfers: "No, not many. I like the faces that we have. Maybe but the transfer market is so difficult and the team is good enough. Maybe zero, maybe one, maybe one and a half." Pep Guardiola on the Dani Alves rumour: "Dani Alves incredible and extraordinary, but we have two incredible... Continue Reading →
OFFICIAL: Granada CF and Manchester City have agreed the transfer of Venezuelan midfielder Yangel Herrera on a season long loan, with an option to buy at the end.
Phil Foden on 2019/20: "I can’t wait. I’m glad to be back and feeling happy and sharp. I feel like I’m getting better and more mature and ready for any challenge that gets thrown at me..." Phil Foden: "The manager has just told me to keep working. He’s not that kind of manager who gives... Continue Reading →