Pedro stars as Chelsea records first victory

Aug 24, 2015

Pedro stars as Chelsea records first victory

Pedro Rodriguez was signed by Chelsea to inject some life into the English champions after their lackluster start to the season. He only needed 30 minutes to do just that. The Spain forward scored one goal and set up another in his first half-hour ...

Rampant City romps to win over Chelsea

Aug 17, 2015

Rampant City romps to win over Chelsea

One point from two games. An unseemly spat with medical staff. A porous defense. A rival back to its rampant best. The problems are piling up for Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho early in its Premier League title defense. In the first heavyweight showdown of ...

Toure nets pair as Man City routs West Brom in opener

Aug 11, 2015

Toure nets pair as Man City routs West Brom in opener

Yaya Toure scored twice in the first half on Monday night as Manchester City began its Premier League campaign with an impressive 3-0 win over West Bromwich Albion. Toure scored with two shots from just outside the area in the ninth and 24th minutes ...

Jul 24, 2015

Real Madrid routs Man City before huge crowd in Melbourne

Cristiano Ronaldo scored one goal and was unlucky not to have another as Real Madrid defeated Manchester City 4-1 in front of almost 100,000 fans at the Melbourne Cricket Ground in a friendly on Friday. Madrid broke through in the 21st minute when Karim ...

Man City steadies ship with nervy win over Villa

Apr 26, 2015

Man City steadies ship with nervy win over Villa

Manchester City’s disappointing season looks like ending with the consolation prize of Champions League qualification after an unconvincing win over Aston Villa opened a nine-point gap to the fading chasers for the English Premier League’s top four on Saturday. An 89th-minute goal by Fernandinho ...

United thrashes City to regain bragging rights

Apr 13, 2015

United thrashes City to regain bragging rights

Manchester United ended two years of hurt on derby day by dismantling Manchester City in a 4-2 win in the Premier League on Sunday, underlining the reversal in fortunes of the local rivals this season. City had won four straight Manchester derbies since April ...

Barcelona makes CL quarters again

Mar 19, 2015

Barcelona makes CL quarters again

Lionel Messi set up Ivan Rakitic to score the winner as Barcelona beat Manchester City 1-0 on Wednesday night to reach the Champions League quarterfinals for a record eighth consecutive season. Faced with the daunting task of overturning a 2-1 first-leg loss, Manuel Pellegrini’s ...

Burnley deals Man City loss

Mar 15, 2015

Burnley deals Man City loss

Manchester City’s Premier League title defense was dealt a further blow Saturday with a first loss to Burnley in 41 years. George Boyd clinched a 1-0 victory for relegation-threatened Burnley after meeting City captain Vincent Kompany’s clearance from Kieran Trippier’s free kick with a ...

Suarez powers Barca past City; Juve edges Dortmund

Feb 25, 2015

Suarez powers Barca past City; Juve edges Dortmund

Luis Suarez scored a double on his return to England for the first time since a big-money move last summer as Barcelona secured a 2-1 win over Manchester City in their Champions League last 16 first-leg clash on Tuesday. The Uruguayan — who moved ...