City loses big; United earns draw

Jan 16, 2017

City loses big; United earns draw

Pep Guardiola suffered the largest league defeat of his managerial career as Manchester City was thrashed 4-0 by Everton, while across town Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s late equalizer gave Manchester United a 1-1 draw with Liverpool on Sunday. Goals from Romelu Lukaku and Kevin Mirallas put ...

Manchester City whips West Ham in F.A. Cup match

Jan 7, 2017

Manchester City whips West Ham in F.A. Cup match

Manchester City swept aside West Ham 5-0 to reach the fourth round of the F.A. Cup on Friday, bringing an upbeat end to a testing week for coach Pep Guardiola. Midfielder Yaya Toure’s penalty, Norwegian defender Havard Nordtveit’s own goal and a strike from ...

Liverpool targets City after crushing Stoke

Dec 28, 2016

Liverpool targets City after crushing Stoke

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp is looking forward to pitting his wits against Pep Guardiola again after seeing the Reds fight back to beat Stoke City 4-1 in the Premier League on Tuesday. Liverpool moved back above Manchester City into second place in the table, ...

Chelsea sinks Crystal Palace

Dec 18, 2016

Chelsea sinks Crystal Palace

Diego Costa earned Chelsea a 1-0 victory at Crystal Palace on Saturday as the Premier League leaders claimed a club record-tying 11th consecutive league victory. Costa headed home Cesar Azpilicueta’s cross in the 43rd minute at a foggy Selhurst Park to send Antonio Conte’s ...

Dec 17, 2016

Gundogan set for knee surgery

Manchester City midfielder Ilkay Gundogan faces a lengthy layoff after sustaining cruciate ligament damage. The Germany international fell awkwardly in the first half of City’s victory over Watford at Etihad Stadium on Wednesday and limped off in clear distress following an unsuccessful attempt to ...

Pep denies Bravo rumors

Dec 17, 2016

Pep denies Bravo rumors

Pep Guardiola made clear on Friday his belief Chilean goalkeeper Claudio Bravo is happy at Manchester City, amid reports the goalkeeper could be on his way back to Spain. The 33-year-old, Chile’s most-capped player who skippered the club to two successive Copa America titles, ...

Arsenal goes top; Leicester recovers sparkle

Dec 11, 2016

Arsenal goes top; Leicester recovers sparkle

ondon Arsenal shoved Chelsea off the top of the table but Leicester City’s Jamie Vardy, with a dazzling hat-trick, was the man of the moment on Saturday as the struggling Premier League champions blew aside Manchester City 4-2. With Chelsea chasing a ninth win ...

Clinical Chelsea beats title rival City

Dec 4, 2016

Clinical Chelsea beats title rival City

Chelsea cemented its position on top of the Premier League with a 3-1 victory at title rival Manchester City, while Alexis Sanchez’s hat trick in a 5-1 thrashing of West Ham took Arsenal into second place on Saturday. Gary Cahill’s own goal from a ...