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Man City are the 'team to beat' in Community Shield, says Arteta

Sat, 05 Aug 2023 - 09:48 GMT

Arsenal enjoyed an eight-point lead over City until mid-March but lost it at the end of April and will now look to seek revenge in Sunday's traditional curtain-raiser to the Premier League season at Wembley.

Arsenal in better position than City, says Guardiola ahead of Community Shield

Sat, 05 Aug 2023 - 09:42 GMT

City, who won their first Champions League title in June, will kick off their 2023-24 season against runners-up Arsenal on Sunday in the traditional curtain-raiser to the Premier League season.

City eye new heights of fourth successive league title

Fri, 04 Aug 2023 - 01:48 GMT

City have been in no rush to bolster their squad with only midfielder Mateo Kovacic signed for 25 million pounds ($31.89 million) from Chelsea as a replacement for Ilkay Gundogan.

Saudi Arabia's Al-Ahli sign forward Mahrez from Man City

Sat, 29 Jul 2023 - 07:40 GMT

Financial details were not revealed, but British media reported the Premier League champions have accepted an offer from the Saudi side worth 35 million euros ($38.53 million) plus five million in add-ons.

Manchester City forward Mahrez joins Saudi Arabia's Al Ahli, Saudi state media report

Fri, 21 Jul 2023 - 02:49 GMT

Al Ekhbariya said on Twitter that Mahrez has become Al-Ahli's latest signing but did not provide further details. The Jeddah-based club have yet to make a formal announcement.

Pep Guardiola, coach of Manchester City visits Giza Pyramids, National Museum of Egyptian Civilization

Sat, 24 Jun 2023 - 03:01 GMT

Pep Guardiola, coach of Manchester City visits Giza Pyramids, National Museum of Egyptian Civilization

USA to host first-ever expanded Club World Cup

Sat, 24 Jun 2023 - 07:19 GMT

Al Ahly has already booked a place in the aforementioned tournament as the winner of the CAF Champions League title in 2021 and 2023.

Barcelona to sign Gundogan on free transfer from Man City - reports

Thu, 22 Jun 2023 - 07:03 GMT

Gundogan will leave City after captaining the English club to the Premier League, FA Cup and Champions League last season, ending a successful seven-year stint in England where he won 14 trophies, including five league titles.

Inter won't just defend, says Man City's Guardiola

Sat, 10 Jun 2023 - 01:22 GMT

"There are many. Inter are a team used not only to defend. There is a belief that Italian teams only know how to defend, but Inter can do many other things," a relaxed Guardiola told reporters on Friday.

Pressure takes us to new heights, says City's Dias

Sat, 10 Jun 2023 - 01:13 GMT

City will be favourites against the Italian side, a situation they also found themselves in against Chelsea in the final two years ago, only to surprisingly lose.

Guardiola in top three coaches of all time - Puyol

Fri, 09 Jun 2023 - 12:49 GMT

Puyol says that while City, like Guardiola's Barcelona sides, are blessed with attacking options, they also have the same defensive discipline.

City must 'right the wrongs' of 2021 Champions League final loss - Walker

Thu, 08 Jun 2023 - 11:03 GMT

Pep Guardiola's side have wrapped up a fifth Premier League title in six seasons, beat Manchester United to win the FA Cup last weekend, and could be crowned European champions for the first time with victory over Inter in Istanbul.

Guardiola says United a better team than the one City hammered months ago

Sat, 03 Jun 2023 - 11:17 GMT

"What Manchester (United) are doing in the last five or six months, they're a completely different team to what we faced at the beginning of the season," Guardiola told a press conference on Friday.

Haaland holds no fear for Man Utd, says Varane

Fri, 02 Jun 2023 - 12:23 GMT

United go into Saturday's final looking to end the Premier League champions' bid for a second trophy this season, with Pep Guardiola's side in the hunt for a rare treble with a Champions League final against Inter Milan to come on June 10.

Yorke wants more United treble recognition as City hype builds

Sat, 27 May 2023 - 12:30 GMT

City completed the first leg of a potential treble last week by winning the Premier League title and will become the second team to claim all three trophies if they win the FA Cup and UEFA Champions League finals next month.

Premier League teams must aspire to Man City's standards says Lampard

Sat, 20 May 2023 - 01:14 GMT

"Huge credit for that consistency. They're coming very close to becoming the greatest team, especially if they win the Champions League... In their form, you wouldn't want to bet against them on anything.

Man City were better and deserved to win, says Ancelotti

Thu, 18 May 2023 - 03:01 GMT

City, who were beaten by Real at the same stage last season, avenged that heartbreaking defeat with a brilliant performance in front of their jubilant fans, with only Real goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois preventing them inflicting even more damage.

I had feeling Man City were ready to deliver, says Guardiola

Thu, 18 May 2023 - 02:56 GMT

The English champions dismantled the holders 4-0 with a ruthless display to secure a 5-1 aggregate win and reach the final against Inter Milan when they will bid to win European club soccer's most prestigious trophy for the first time.

Man City outclass Real Madrid to reach Champions League final

Thu, 18 May 2023 - 02:51 GMT

Bernardo Silva's first-half double put City in control against the 14-time European champions, while an own goal by Eder Militao after the break and a late fourth from Julian Alvarez sealed the deal for Pep Guardiola's side as they avenged last year's bitter semi-final loss.

Guardiola confident City can withstand fatigue with end of season in sight

Sat, 13 May 2023 - 06:19 GMT

"We play for all competitions," the Spaniard said. "You have to switch and adapt. There are four games left in the Premier League and it's really important to be there and keep our destiny in our hands."