40: Moonchester’s Double

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We catch up with Alex from the Manchester City Fans Supporting Foodbanks campaign, plus hear from former CEO Garry Cook. David Mooney forces Richard Burns to do some kick-ups with a toilet roll – as well as discussing the season ticket direct debit situation, some Manchester City cliches, and the role of Garry Cook at …

Manchester City ‘shocked that Liverpool are in group of sides trying to uphold Champions League ban’

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Manchester City have been left shocked by Liverpool‘s involvement in a group of clubs trying to stop a stay of their Champions League ban as they appeal, according to reports.  City have been handed a two-year ban from European competition after breaching Financial Fair Play rules and have launched an appeal against the decision from …

‘It was about being the best he can be’: Rodgers lifts lid on Sterling’s move to Man City

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Brendan Rodgers has revealed Raheem Sterling left Liverpool for Manchester City in 2015 to ‘be the best player he could be.’  Rodgers, now Leicester manager, gave Sterling his debut at the age of 17 in August 2012, ironically against City at Anfield.  After wowing supporters with his progress, Sterling pushed for a move away after …

Coronavirus UK: Manchester City vow to pay around 1,000 matchday staff for the rest of the season

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Manchester City have committed to paying casual matchday staff for the remainder of this season. The Premier League champions will compensate ‘directly engaged workers’ who could have suffered a loss of earnings amid the Coronavirus pandemic. Sportsmail understands in the region of 1,000 staff – including stewards, ticketing support and event operations – received confirmation …

Coronavirus: Former Arsenal striker Emmanuel Adebayor stranded in Benin and will have to isolate

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Emmanuel Adebayor has been left stranded in Benin after leaving Paraguay to be with his family in Togo amid the coronavirus crisis. The former Arsenal, Manchester City and Tottenham striker left the South American nation – where he is currently playing his football – to return to his homeland but got held up in Cotonou, …

Barcelona and Manchester City target PSG teenager Edouard Michut, labelled ‘new Marco Verratti’

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Barcelona and Manchester City are both in the hunt for Paris Saint-Germain‘s teenage midfielder Edouard Michut, according to reports. The 17-year-old has been labelled the ‘new Marco Verratti’ after impressing at youth level for the French giants and the Nou Camp club have kept an eye on him for a long time. Now Spanish outlet …

MARTIN SAMUEL: The grasping, selfish football clubs out to exploit this coronavirus pandemic

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Couldn’t they have just watched a box set or something? No, instead, to pass the time while in lockdown, the Premier League‘s biggest clubs, plus some who think they should be, and a sprinkling of opportunistic hangers-on, have composed a missive that seeks to shape the coronavirus crisis to their own self-serving ends. It seeks …

Manchester City manager Guardiola donates €1m to help fight coronavirus in Barcelona

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Pep Guardiola has donated €1million (£900,000) in the fight against coronavirus in Barcelona. The Manchester City manager has earmarked the money, sent to the Angel Soler Daniel Foundation, to be spent on purchasing medical equipment. The fund is named after a doctor from Santpedor – the town Guardiola hails from – who passed away in …

‘New Vidic’ Top Of City’s Four Man Shortlist As They Line Up Centre Back Targets

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Manchester City are monitoring Marseille centre-back Duje Caleta-Car very closely, according to 90min.com. The website claims that scouts have been watching the 23-year-old and they have been very impressed by what they have seen. Some have compared the Croatian to former United defender Nemanja Vidic, and it appears the Red Devils are also keeping tabs …

Coronavirus: Zinchenko slams UK response but praises Manchester City for looking after players

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Oleksandr Zinchenko has criticised Britain’s response to the coronavirus crisis and given an insight into how Manchester City players are shielding themselves from the pandemic. The Ukraine midfielder believes measures taken to fight the virus have been slow.  He told Ukrainian TV show Great Football: ‘In England, they react a little slower to all of …

‘He Will Regret His Decision’ ‘A Spent Force’ Fans On Social Media React To Claims Bayern Star Will Snub City’s Interest

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Bayern Munich fullback David Alaba will reject a move to Manchester City as he has his heart set on a move to Barcelona or Real Madrid, according to reports in Germany. There had been claims in Spain last week that Barca could well be priced out as they can’t afford to match the Austrian international’s …

Liverpool issue mental health advice to players urging them to focus on coronavirus avoidance

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Liverpool have issued mental health advice to their players, telling them that what happens with the Premier League title is out of their control and they should focus on the effort to minimise coronavirus infection rates. A presentation by the club’s sports psychologist Lee Richardson, seen by Sportsmail, also offers Jurgen Klopp’s men tips on …

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang would only be joining Manchester United for the ‘money’ says Paul Merson

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Paul Merson believes Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang would be choosing greed over ambition if he were to join Manchester United this summer. The Arsenal captain is out of contract at the Emirates Stadium in 2021 and the two parties are yet to come close to agreeing fresh terms, and clubs like United have been linked with a …