Mangala’s goodbye message

Eliaquim Mangala's goodbye message on Instagram: "These last years I have grown enormously as a player and a man, hold a lot of fond memories from my time at City - notably all titles and the Champions league semi final. A special thought to all great people I met." Eliaquim Mangala: "I would like to... Continue Reading →

Bernardo on Pep and team

Bernardo Silva on Pep Guardiola: "It’s all in the details. Not only for me but for all the players it’s a pleasure to be managed by him and the results show that..." Bernardo Silva: "Over the last two seasons the way the team has played and the amount of trophies we have won shows that... Continue Reading →

De Bruyne on changes

Kevin De Bruyne: "Obviously teams are going to play differently [this season], maybe even more defensively than they did, so we may have to learn how to break things down in a different way. That’s what we did last year differently to the previous season..." Kevin De Bruyne: "That’s something that will come along the... Continue Reading →

German press furious with Guardiola

German newspaper Bild are stating that Pep Guardiola broke an ‘unwritten law’, which is that a player (Leroy Sane) who is the subject of serious transfer negotiation shouldn’t be taking part in matches. Bild describe Pep's behaviour as ‘shabby’. [via @Sport_Witness]

Pep on retaining the PL title

Pep Guardiola on retaining the Premier League this season: “We’ll try it. We need to be a little bit better than last season because I think the competitors, or the ones closest to winning the Premier League, will be better...” Pep Guardiola: “Our rivals last season [Liverpool], the Champions of Europe - right now I... Continue Reading →

Gareth Barry on joining City

Gareth Barry on joining City: "There’s one conversation that I always go back to. I spoke with Mark Hughes about the project and he said City are a train that’s going somewhere special, and you’d be foolish not to get on it..." Gareth Barry: "He mentioned a few players they were trying to sign and... Continue Reading →

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