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Man City’s FFP Secrecy: Transparency Concerns

The Damaging Secrecy Surrounding Man City's FFP Case On January 16, Premier League CEO Richard Masters hinted at a significant proceeding against Manchester City involving 115 charges. However, the lack of transparency, from undisclosed hearing dates to the anonymous panel, is fostering skepticism and conspiracy theories. The secrecy surrounding the case raises concerns about accountability and the impact on fans who support the football ecosystem financially. Masters, in his parliamentary committee appearance, acknowledged a set date for the proceeding against Manchester City but
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Manchester City vs. Arsenal: Women’s FA Cup Face-off

Manchester City to Clash with Arsenal in Women's FA Cup Fifth Round Manchester City is set for an exciting face-off with Arsenal in the upcoming fifth round of the Women's FA Cup. The draw, overseen by former City duo Shay Given and Abbie McManus, was broadcast live on BBC Radio 5Live's 'Monday Night Club' show and the BBC iPlayer in the United Kingdom. The anticipation for this clash is heightened by the closely contested standings in the Barclays Women's Super League, where the
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Manchester City Women’s £10M Training Facility Plans

Manchester City Women have taken a significant step forward by submitting a planning application to Manchester City Council for the construction of a specialized training facility at their existing training center, the City Football Academy. The proposed development, valued at up to £10 million, outlines plans for a standalone facility exclusively designed for the women's first team. This initiative underscores the club's ongoing commitment to investing in top-tier facilities for the women's team. If the planning application is approved, the new facility is

City’s FA Cup Clash vs. Spurs: Live on ITV

Manchester City's upcoming FA Cup 4th round tie against Tottenham Hotspur will be televised live on ITV. The highly anticipated match is scheduled for Friday, 26 January, with a kick-off time of 20:00 (UK). This fixture marks City's return to action after the winter break and provides additional preparation time for their subsequent Premier League clash against Burnley at the Etihad Stadium on Wednesday, 31 January. The live broadcast of the FA Cup tie on ITV1 will be accessible to viewers in the

De Bruyne Returns: City’s League Resurgence

In a weekend where the Premier League took a hiatus, Manchester City's routine victory against Huddersfield Town took center stage as Pep Guardiola orchestrated the return of his on-field maestro, Kevin De Bruyne. This moment, 57 minutes into the game, marked a pivotal shift for City and posed a significant threat to the rest of the league. The Build-Up to De Bruyne's Return The New Year brought a unique points table scenario, with five teams separated by a mere six points and Aston
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Manchester City historic wins

In 2023, Manchester City made football history, clinching the unprecedented Big Five titles within 12 months. As the first English club to conquer the Premier League, FA Cup, UEFA Champions League, UEFA Super Cup, and FIFA Club World Cup in a single year, the journey was marked by exceptional performances and unforgettable moments. EDS 6-0 UNITED (Premier League 2, 19 March, Joie Stadium) Brian Barry-Murphy’s squad dominated the Manchester derby, securing a commanding victory with goals from Micah Hamilton, Will Dickson, Kian Breckin,
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City Historic 2023: A Year of Unprecedented Triumphs

In a remarkable 2023, Manchester City achieved unprecedented success, clinching the Big Five trophies and etching their names in football history. January: Balancing Acts and Setbacks City started the year reaching the FA Cup fifth round and securing three Premier League wins. However, a loss to Manchester United and Carabao Cup elimination tempered the early successes. Key Highlights: Edging past Chelsea, Southampton's League Cup upset, and a controversial Manchester derby defeat. February: Bouncing Back in Style City rebounded with a 3-1 victory against
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Manchester City Champions League Domination

Manchester City has delivered a stellar performance in the 2023/24 Champions League, securing a perfect record in Group G with six wins out of six matches. As the reigning champions, Pep Guardiola's side showcased remarkable statistics that underline their dominance and set them apart in the competition. 1. Making History: 100% Group Stage Record By winning all six group-stage matches, Manchester City joined an elite group of teams in Champions League history. Only the second English side to achieve this feat, City now
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Phil Foden: The Unyielding Blue Loyalty

Phil Foden, the prodigious talent and dedicated City player, expressed his unwavering commitment to Manchester City in the latest episode of the official Man City Podcast, 'In Conversation With….' Approaching the impressive milestone of 250 games for the Blues, the 23-year-old Academy graduate revealed his dream of being a one-club player. A True Blue from his youth, Foden's journey includes serving as a ball-boy at the Etihad and emerging from the City Academy. Reflecting on his remarkable seven seasons with the club, Foden
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Erling Haaland: Return to Training Update

Manchester City's manager, Pep Guardiola, has announced that Erling Haaland will resume training with the team on Thursday. The Norwegian striker missed the recent game against Luton due to a foot complaint and will not travel to Belgrade for the Champions League meeting with Red Star on Wednesday. Although City has already secured the top spot in Group G, they aim to finish the group stage with a perfect 18 points. Guardiola is uncertain about Haaland's availability for the Premier League match against

Greatest Season: City’s Christmas Charity

Manchester City, in collaboration with fans and staff, is running a festive community campaign called 'The Greatest Season of All' to support young people in Manchester. The campaign involves gift-giving, community events, and fundraising efforts. So far, it has raised £200,000, equivalent to 5,760 hours of free 1-2-1 and group mentoring. The funds will contribute to healthier futures for young people, focusing on building confidence, life skills, and career aspirations through targeted mentoring and community football outreach by City in the Community coaches.
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Man City Gritty Comeback Secures 2-1 Victory

Man city hard-fought 2-1 victory against Luton Town, putting an end to their four-game winless streak in the Premier League. Despite a strong start from City, they found themselves trailing 1-0 at halftime after Elijah Adebayo's goal in added time. The Blues had dominated possession and created numerous chances, with efforts from Julian Alvarez, Bernardo, and Rodrigo, but were unable to find the back of the net. Pep Guardiola's team showed a shift in dynamics, playing more centrally and attempting to break down

City Defeat: Bailey’s Strike Ends Unbeaten Streak

Deflected Strike Decides Fate as City Suffers Defeat at Villa In a surprising turn of events, Manchester City faced their first Premier League defeat in two months, succumbing to a 1-0 loss against Aston Villa. Leon Bailey's second-half goal, assisted by an unfortunate deflection off Ruben Dias, proved decisive in a hard-fought match at Villa Park. The defeat marked City's first in December in three years, with their last loss in this month also occurring in the West Midlands, a 3-2 reversal to
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Kyle Walker, the seasoned defender for Manchester City, expressed the team's disappointment over recent matches' defensive lapses, resulting in conceding 10 goals in the last four games. Despite last season's success with a solid defense, the current campaign has seen vulnerabilities, allowing late goals and losing the top spot in the Premier League. Walker emphasized that defensive responsibility extends to the entire team, urging all 11 players on the pitch to contribute to both defending and attacking. As City faces Aston Villa, Walker

Garnacho’s Goal of the Month Nomination

Alejandro Garnacho's sensational overhead kick against Everton has earned him a well-deserved nomination for the Premier League's Goal of the Month for November. The remarkable goal, reminiscent of Wayne Rooney's iconic effort against Manchester City 12 years ago, has captured the attention of football enthusiasts and placed Garnacho among the top contenders for the prestigious award. Under the management of Erik ten Hag, Manchester United enjoyed an unbeaten run throughout November in the league, securing victories against Fulham and Luton before a commanding
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City Stars Shine in International Break

In the upcoming international break, 16 Manchester City players will be on senior international duty, including Rico Lewis, who has earned his first call-up to Gareth Southgate's England squad. Players like Taylor Harwood-Bellis, Joshua Wilson-Esbrand, James McAtee, and Liam Delap, who are currently on loan for the 2023/24 season, will join Lee Carsley's England Under-21s. The focus during this break will be on the conclusion of the group stage qualification process for Euro 2024 in Germany. Additionally, South American players Ederson (Brazil) and

Akanji Leads Switzerland to EURO 2024 Summit

Switzerland faced Israel in a crucial EURO 2024 qualifying match, securing a 1-1 draw despite a late equalizer. Akanji's defensive contributions were notable as Switzerland reclaimed the top spot in Group I, level on points with Romania at 16. Read on for a detailed recap of the match and its implications. In the matchup against Israel, Akanji played a key role, featuring for the entire duration of the game. Despite the draw, Switzerland's return to the summit of Group I on goal difference

FPL Gameweek 12: Bernardo Shines, Cole Emerges

As Gameweek 12 of Fantasy Premier League unfolds with the anticipated clash between City and Chelsea at Stamford Bridge, the FPL Scout Report provides valuable insights into potential game-changers and strategic picks for fantasy managers. City, riding high after an emphatic 6-1 victory over Bournemouth, is set to face a resilient Chelsea side buoyed by their recent 4-1 triumph over Tottenham Hotspur. The top-of-the-table encounter promises to be a tough test for both teams. In the spotlight for Fantasy managers is Bernardo Silva

Grealish on City Competition and Team Strength

In the ongoing season, Jack Grealish has candidly admitted that he understands the dynamics of not being an automatic starter for City, acknowledging the fierce competition for places within Pep Guardiola's star-studded squad. Despite playing a crucial role in City's historic Treble triumph last season, Grealish faced a setback in August when an injury interrupted his impressive start to the current campaign. During his absence, the talented Jeremy Doku seamlessly integrated into the team, adding an extra layer of competition for attacking positions.
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Chloe Kelly Shines in City’s Cup Win

In a riveting encounter in the Continental Cup, Chloe Kelly stole the spotlight with a remarkable performance, guiding Manchester City to a hard-fought 4-3 victory against Liverpool. Kelly's heroics included a breathtaking volley and a second-half brace, securing City's unbeaten record in the competition. The match kicked off with City displaying early dominance, and Lauren Hemp had an early chance to open the scoring, but Liverpool's goalkeeper, Laws, thwarted her attempt. Liverpool, spurred into action, showcased aggression and energy, pressuring City during possession