Pep Guardiola had pencilled in a warm-weather camp near Barcelona during the free midweek. But Guardiola reckons training at the Etihad Campus will better suit them after a gruelling summer for some players. [via@mcgrathmike]
Jadon Sancho has sealed a £190k-a-week pay deal at Dortmund. Sancho’s suitors will now have to break the bank on wages and a transfer fee to lure him away next summer. City and United are expected to be in the group of clubs who will test Dortmund’s resolve. [via@MailSport]
Robben: "If you ask me who was the best, I’d say Pep. I had the most fun with him. He’s simply a genius in football. When Pep came, I was already 30 years old. At that point you actually are just trying to stay consistent and not get worse. But under him I got better... Continue Reading →
OFFICIAL: Mario Balotelli will pull on the sky blue shirt one more time after being confirmed as a Manchester City Legend in Vincent Kompany’s September testimonial. Confirmed: Sergio Aguero and David Silva will also play a small part of the game after also being confirmed as part of Vincent Kompany’s City Legends squad.
There's a possibility that Manchester City could loan Sporting CP some players who are not in Pep Guardiola’s plans for the season. The idea would be to so something similar to the loans of Girona. [@abolapt via @Sport_Witness]
Armenian President Armen Sarkissian met with Khaldoon Al Mubarak to discuss invenstment opputunities for the latter's company. They also discussed the possibilities of implementing football development programs in Armenia as part of the CFG initiative. [via@NEWSam_English]
Appointments | #BOUMCI: Referee: Andre Marriner Assistants: Scott Ledger & Simon Long Fourth official: Simon Hooper VAR: Kevin Friend Assistant VAR: Matthew Wilkes.
Rodri: "I feel better every day. It’s good for me to play minutes, is not easy to get into a team with the dynamic City have – overwhelming, always wanting to attack. I’m trying to settle well..." Rodri: "I know I still have a lot to learn, but I’m happy because Pep’s showing me a... Continue Reading →