City rallies past Monaco in wild first leg

Feb 22, 2017

City rallies past Monaco in wild first leg

Manchester City overcame an onslaught from Monaco’s prolific attack to score three late goals in 11 minutes for a 5-3 win in a wild Champions League game on Tuesday. The highest-scoring first leg in a Champions League knockout match was breathless from start to ...

Man City moves into second place with win over Bournemouth

Feb 14, 2017

Man City moves into second place with win over Bournemouth

Manchester City overcame Gabriel Jesus’ early departure because of injury to beat Bournemouth 2-0 and climb to second place in the English Premier League, eight points behind Chelsea on Monday. Raheem Sterling’s 29th-minute strike and an own goal in the 69th from Tyrone Mings, ...

Man City thrashes West Ham; Man United held

Feb 2, 2017

Man City thrashes West Ham; Man United held

Manchester City’s players looked like they could score at will in their latest big win over West Ham. Manchester United couldn’t even manage one goal against Hull. On an evening of contrasting fortunes in the Premier League for the Manchester giants’ expensive strike forces, ...

Rooney's record-setting strike salvages point for United

Jan 22, 2017

Rooney's record-setting strike salvages point for United

Deep into stoppage time with Manchester United facing defeat, Wayne Rooney bent a free kick high over the defense and into the Stoke goal. A point was salvaged for United but the moment carried a far greater significance. It was Rooney’s 250th goal for ...

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 ...