Every manager in the Premier League, perhaps barring Jurgen Klopp, looks at Manchester City s midfield with envy.With Fernandinho s industry, lkay G ndo an s precision, Rodri s class, and Kevin de Bruyne s unerring brilliance, manager Pep Guardiola has assembled a central midfield that can be matched by very few in world football.
"My best year, last year, we won four titles but we had no luck there, " Sergio Aguero told Argentine TV this week, referring to another year when no Manchester City player was considered for the Ballon d apos;Or award. "I was not nominated even in the first ten forwards and that apos;s because you need more there, " Aguero continued. "I think I am there, but not because I say so but because of the years I had in City. "
Here are your Manchester City evening headlines on Saturday, April 25.De Bruyne explains Mane verdict
Despite Manchester City winning the last two Premier League titles, the PFA Player of the Year award has gone to two Liverpool players, Mohamed Salah in 2018 and Virgil van Dijk in 2019.City midfielder Bernardo Silva has questioned the role of media bias when it comes to individual awards, raising the example of City and Liverpool in recent years.
Here are the Chelsea evening headlines for Thursday, April 2.Chelsea could save 150m if they choose to prioritise the development of Callum Hudson Odoi instead of signing Jadon Sancho, according to former Blues defender Frank Sinclair.
Manchester City will be called failures if they don''t win the Champions League this season, says their midfielder Kevin De Bruyne.City face Real Madrid in the first leg of their last 16 tie at the Estadio Santiago Bernabeu on Wednesday. They then host Madrid at the Etihad Stadium in the return leg on March 17.
#x201C;We feel we would stand a good chance of getting him if we put something on the table to his club.
Ederson says injury problems have affected Manchester City this season, but insists they won t disrupt the team too much.City have already been without Aymeric Laporte, John Stones, Kevin de Bruyne, Benjamin Mendy and Leroy Sane at times this term, with Laporte and Sane long term absentees.
Pep Guardiola admitted the only thing that annoys him about Kevin De Bruyne is when the Manchester City playmaker loses the ball because he has snubbed an easy pass.De Bruyne ran the show in City s demolition of Watford over the weekend, capping off a superb individual display with his side s eighth goal.
#x201C;Raheem Sterling and Sergio Aguero are frightening, with De Bruyne in full swing now too.
It was an eventful game at the Etihad Stadium on Saturday night as Tottenham came away with a point after a 2 2 draw with Manchester City.Mauricio Pochettino apos;s men claimed a point thanks to goals from Erik Lamela and Lucas Moura, although the game was not short on controversy, with video assistant referees involved in the closing stages to rule out a Gabriel Jesus strike for City.
Kevin de Bruyne has hailed phenomenal Manchester City new boy Rodri, and believes the Spanish international is a perfect fit for the Premier League champions.
Kevin De Bruyne reckons Rodri will be the perfect fit for Manchester City.The club record signing made his debut for the Blues in the Community Shield win over Liverpool at Wembley.
Kevin De Bruyne says Manchester City won t have to deliver perfection this season to secure an historic title treble just consistency.
Kevin De Bruyne insists that Manchester City do not have to improve to have another ground breaking season. The Blues begin their pursuit of a third successive Premier League title with a trip to West Ham on Saturday.
Manchester City midfielder Kevin De Bruyne feels a complete break from football over the summer has given him the perfect lift for the new campaign.The Belgium international played only a bit part in City 's outstanding treble winning 2018 19 season due to a series of injuries.
Bravo Had little to do for most of the games and a couple of nervy moments but pulled off some good saves in the final game against Yokohama F. Marinos 7 Walker A solid start but fell apart in the last game and was berated by Guardiola during the water break, it will be interesting to see what happens with Dani Alves in the coming weeks. 6
Kevin De Bruyne hopes that having a apos;proper break apos; at the beginning of the summer will allow him to come back stronger for Manchester City this season.The Belgium international endured a frustrating 2018 19 campaign due to persistent injury problems as he started just 11 times in the Premier League.
Manchester City supporters believe Kevin De Bruyne hit the nail on the head in his defence of John Stones after the Blues defender apos;s error contributed to England apos;s defeat in the Nations League semi final against the Netherlands. Stones was caught in possession after dithering over a pass, with a combination of Quincy Promes and Kyle Walker handing the Dutch the lead in extra time on Thursday night.