Soccer Jun 7, 2019

Sports court confirms Man City files appeal against UEFA

The Court of Arbitration for Sport confirmed it has been asked by Manchester City to block UEFA's pursuit of a Champions League ban for violating spending regulations. The statement from CAS came a day after The Associated Press reported the Premier League champions filed an ...

Manchester City routs Watford to complete historic treble

Soccer May 19, 2019

Manchester City routs Watford to complete historic treble

Manchester City swept aside Watford to complete the first clean sweep of English men's soccer trophies. The fourth piece of silverware of the season was sealed by four different scorers in the F.A. Cup final at Wembley Stadium on Saturday. Raheem Sterling and Gabriel Jesus ...

Manchester City expresses concern over Champions League ban story

Soccer May 14, 2019

Manchester City expresses concern over Champions League ban story

Premier League champion Manchester City said Tuesday it was concerned "individuals intent on damaging" the club may be behind a news report that European soccer's financial regulators are poised to recommend it be barred from the Champions League. UEFA and the Premier League launched an ...

Liverpool moves back into top spot

Soccer Apr 27, 2019

Liverpool moves back into top spot

Beating Manchester City to the title might not be the only thing occupying the minds of Liverpool forwards Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane heading into the final two weeks of the Premier League season. They are battling each other for the Golden Boot, too. Salah and ...

Tottenham stuns Manchester City to reach semifinals

Soccer Apr 18, 2019

Tottenham stuns Manchester City to reach semifinals

More than two minutes into stoppage time, Manchester City forward Raheem Sterling slid across the field and puffed his chest to the crowd, roaring in elation. Tottenham players collapsed to the turf, some flat on their backs, forlorn and heartbroken. From the brink of Champions ...

Liverpool, City win to set up duel for EPL title

Soccer Feb 28, 2019

Liverpool, City win to set up duel for EPL title

The Premier League title race looks to be a duel between Liverpool and Manchester City after the top two collected contrasting home wins on Wednesday and third-place Tottenham lost at Chelsea for a second defeat in five days. Just when questions were starting to be ...

Ko Itakura sent to Dutch club FC Groningen on loan

Soccer Jan 15, 2019

Ko Itakura sent to Dutch club FC Groningen on loan

Manchester City has signed defender Ko Itakura and immediately sent him on loan to Dutch team FC Groningen, it was announced on Monday. The 21-year-old spent the past J. League season playing for Vegalta Sendai on loan from Kawasaki Frontale. He will remain on loan in ...