Pep Guardiola

Do Man City already have one hand on the title?

October 3rd, 2017 by

Pep Guardiola’s expensively assembled outfit currently sit top of the Premier League table alongside their fellow Manchester counterparts, the infamous Red Devils. With much of the current campaign left to be decided, it seems as if the 2017/18 title race is already coming along rather nicely even at this particularly early stage of the season.   Manchester City nonetheless remain in poll-position in the eyes of some. Thanks to the…

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Manchester City miss the boat on former Barca full-back…

July 13th, 2017 by

Dani Alves has recently seen fit to join up with PSG amid the French Ligue 1 after previously plying his trade at each of Sevilla, Barcelona and Juventus. The Brazilian defender was considered one of the standout players in Europe last season, yet despite Manchester City’s reported approaches, the lure of the Parisian giants was ultimately too much to turn down for the quick-footed full-back.   [nnr_content_fire id=”2″]   In…

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Manchester City break out the cheque book once more…

June 5th, 2017 by

After already finalizing a hefty £43 million deal to bring former Benfica and AS Monaco man – Bernardo Silva – to the Etihad this summer, Manchester City have once again flaunted their notorious financial muscle with the upcoming £35 million purchase of 23-year-old Brazilian goal-keeper, Ederson.   [nnr_content_fire id=”2″]     Although this particular deal hasn’t quite been signed, sealed and delivered as of yet…   City unable to announce…

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Is Guardiola one signing away from achieving Premier League greatness?

April 23rd, 2017 by

Big things were obviously expected of Pep Guardiola when he first showed up at the Etihad in an official managerial capacity this summer. Anything less than Premier League domination would have served as something of an underwhelming debut campaign for the former Barca and Bayern boss, even if such a task is admittedly much easier said than done.   The 2016/17 campaign has therefore served to frustrate some Manchester City…

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What does the future hold for England’s no. 1?

April 16th, 2017 by

After finally seeing his name linked with the Manchester City managerial role in an official capacity last summer, one of Pep Guardiola’s first steps in implementing his control at the Etihad was to oust Joe Hart from between the sticks.   His subsequent replacement in Claudio Bravo didn’t exactly impress in the 29-year-old’s absence, and neither has City’s stand-in keeper Willy Caballero for that matter – but even with that in…

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Do Manchester City have a superstar in the making?

February 2nd, 2017 by

The Etihad faithful remain well and truly captivated by the rapid progress of 19-year-old Brazilian international, Gabriel Jesus. After putting in a promising performance to remember last time out against West Ham United at the London Stadium, big things are certainly expected of the exciting South American.   But will Gabriel Jesus simply falter and drift away just like so many other supposedly show-stopping talents before him, or is it only…

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Must Man City fans show patience in their current main man at the helm?

January 16th, 2017 by

Despite presiding over one of the most expensively assembled outfits in the whole of world football right about now, Pep Guardiola is currently struggling to assert his once unwavering dominance among the English top-flight.   Manchester City suffered a truly astonishing loss at the hands of Everton last time out of course, serving to illustrate just how troublesome the English top-flight can often prove in the face of unfamiliar newcomers….

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