Pep Guardiola

Where did the Red Devils fall short in the Manchester derby?

December 10th, 2017 by

The recent Manchester derby became the talk on every football fan’s lips in the run up to this weekend’s fixtures. Mourinho’s staunch Red Devils were forced to test themselves against Guardiola’s Manchester City with thousands peering on from the sidelines and thousands more watching on at home. It was a match-up not to be missed.   Paul Pogba was of course suspended for the big Premier League face-off. Without their…

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Manchester City: The new Premier League ‘invincibles’ in the making?

December 5th, 2017 by

Is there any stopping Manchester City this season? Pep Guardiola’s side have created untold havoc across the Premier League thus far, threatening top-flight defences with their quick movement and soaring attacking gusto.   The title is seemingly theirs to lose…   Man City have nothing to worry about at all. Title is yours. — Mark 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 (@_The12thMan) December 2, 2017   Manchester City have stolen a march on their competition……

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Does Kevin de Bruyne represent the world’s best midfielder?

October 27th, 2017 by

The 2017/18 campaign has been one of great success and even further improvement for Manchester City’s Kevin de Bruyne. The Belgian international has gone from strength to strength under Pep Guardiola’s guidance, leading some to label the quick-footed 26-year-old as the best midfielder currently operating in world football.   With much still left to be decided among the current Premier League campaign, will the midfielder continue to soar among the…

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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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