Travelling squad for #WHUMCI: Ederson, Bravo, Carson; Stones, Laporte, Otamendi, Walker, Cancelo, Angelino, Zinchenko; Rodri, De Bruyne, Foden, D.Silva, B.Silva, Gundogan; Aguero, Jesus, Mahrez, Sterling. [via @ManCityMEN]
OFFICIAL: Manchester City have completed the signing of 21 year-old attacking midfielder Ryotaro Meshino from Japanese side Gamba Osaka!
Pep Guardiola has stated that the issue with Riyad Mahrez has been cleared and Aymeric Laporte is fit to play tomorrow as well.
Pep Guardiola: "Cancelo is not going to play tomorrow. He came two days ago, but he will fit in well. He's used to the mentality because he play at Juventus, to 'win, win, win'." Pep Guardiola on Rodri: "I am more and more convinced that this deal the club has done with him is one... Continue Reading →
Pep Guardiola on #WHUMCI: "I prefer to play at home, and away is always tricky. But we are ready, we trained real good this week." Pep Guardiola: "I always tell this, always we can improve. Myself and the team, individually and collectively, we can improve. Always."
Pep Guardiola on Gundogan: "I spoke with him once, I said to him I hope you can stay with us because you're a player that is so difficult to find in Europe in terms of personality and versatility. So thank you to the club for the effort to keep him."
OFFICIAL: Pep Guardiola has chosen David Silva as the club captain for next season. Fernandinho, Kevin De Bruyne and Sergio Aguero make the top 4 picks. Pep Guardiola: "A captain must be what he is, David has been here one decade. He's been respectful and he's incredible. So it was an easy decision."
Pep Guardiola on Leroy Sane: "I don't know [when he'll be back]. I'm not a doctor. This kind of injury he's out for 6-7 months, so we might see him in, hopefully, in February or March." Pep Guardiola: "I didn't think of a plan of him leaving. He's our player, he didn't tell me he... Continue Reading →
Manchester City have sacked two members of casual staff for alleged racist remarks made on a podcast dedicated to the club. [via MailOnline] Mike McClean and Nigel Clucas broadcast offensive skits involving stereotypically racist Chinese and Spanish accents on the podcast. City acted swiftly to relieve both of their duties. [via @MailOnline]