Defender Walker joins Manchester City on five-year deal

Jul 15, 2017

Defender Walker joins Manchester City on five-year deal

Kyle Walker became the most expensive defender of all time when he joined Manchester City from Tottenham, the player’s management company said on Friday.Based on Base Soccer Agency’s tweet , the undisclosed transfer fee would eclipse the £50 million (then $84 million) that Paris ...

Man City's Jesus won't need eye surgery

Jun 15, 2017

Man City's Jesus won't need eye surgery

Manchester City striker Gabriel Jesus says he will not need surgery on his right eye socket, which was fractured by teammate Nicolas Otamendi.The 20-year-old Brazil international had to leave the pitch after an accidental collision with Argentina defender Otamendi in a match in Melbourne, ...

Liverpool, City deny Arsenal top-four finish

May 22, 2017

Liverpool, City deny Arsenal top-four finish

Manchester City and Liverpool claimed the last two Champions League qualifying spots with comfortable wins on Sunday that meant Arsene Wenger’s Arsenal missed out on Europe’s elite club competition for the first time in 20 years.The big guns blew away the rest on the ...

Arsenal takes top-four race down to wire

May 17, 2017

Arsenal takes top-four race down to wire

The race for the final two tickets to next season’s Champions League will go to the wire after Arsenal retained its slim hopes of finishing in the Premier League’s top four thanks to a late burst from Alexis Sanchez against Sunderland on Tuesday.Arsenal’s 2-0 ...

Arsenal beats Manchester City to advance to F.A. Cup final

Apr 24, 2017

Arsenal beats Manchester City to advance to F.A. Cup final

Alexis Sanchez ensured Arsenal’s stormy season will end with an F.A. Cup final after securing a 2-1 victory over Manchester City in extra time at Wembley Stadium on Sunday.The Chilean striker struck in the 101st minute to secure an all-London May 27 final against ...

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 United ...

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 Everton ...