Tag Archives: Manchester City

Aguero reiterates desire to return to Argentina in 2020

Sergio Aguero has reiterated his desire to return to Independiente when his contract at Manchester City expires. The 29-year-old joined City in 2011, signing from La Liga side Atletico Madrid. During his six years in Manchester, Aguero has been prolific and has become a legendary figure. He has just over two years left on his contract at the Etihad and ...

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Champions League draw: Liverpool face Manchester City in quarter-finals

Manchester City have won one of the past seven Premier League games against Liverpool (Image credit: Reuters)

Manchester City will face Liverpool in an all-Premier League Champions League quarter-final. Runaway leaders City suffered their only defeat in the league this season at Liverpool on 14 January, while Pep Guardiola’s side beat the Reds 5-0 at Etihad Stadium last September. The first leg will take place at Anfield on 3-4 April, with the return the following week on ...

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Kompany eyes ‘Derby Day’ title win after victory at Stoke

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Captain Vincent Kompany says Manchester City side have “a once in a lifetime opportunity” to win the title against rivals Manchester United after they restored their 16-point lead at the top of the table with victory at Stoke. David Silva scored both goals at the relegation-threatened Potters to ensure the Blues can clinch the title at home to United if ...

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Manchester City 1-2 Basel (5-2 agg): Defeat but not despair for Guardiola as first-leg rout sees City through

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Manchester City slipped to their first home defeat since December 2016 as Basel won the second leg of their Champions League last-16 tie 2-1. It was not enough to prevent Pep Guardiola’s side progressing to the quarter-finals, with Gabriel Jesus’ early goal helping them to an overall 5-2 aggregate success – but it was still an unexpected slip. Jesus put ...

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UCL: Man City crush Basel 4-0 in Switzerland

Ilkay Gundogan has now scored nine goals for Manchester City since joining in June 2016 (Image credit: Getty Images)

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola praised “extraordinary” Ilkay Gundogan as his side took a giant step towards the Champions League quarter-finals with a comfortable win at Basel. City took command of the last-16 first-leg tie within half an hour in Switzerland as Gundogan, Bernardo Silva and Sergio Aguero all scored within a nine-minute period. German Gundogan, who returned from a ...

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Burnley 1-1 Manchester City: Raheem Sterling’s shocking miss proves costly as Premier League leaders held

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Johann Berg Gudmundsson earned battling Burnley a point against Manchester City at Turf Moor. The Icelandic midfielder turned home Matthew Lowton’s cross eight minutes from time to deny the Premier League leaders a 23rd win of the season. Danilo had given the visitors the lead midway through the first half with a magnificent long-range strike. City wasted a series of opportunities to double their lead, with Raheem Sterling missing an open ...

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