Pep Guardiola and Carlo Ancelotti offer Man City and Everton advice ahead of Women’s FA Cup final

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Pep Guardiola and Carlo Ancelotti have offered their support to Manchester City Women and Everton bosses Gareth Taylor and Willie Kirk ahead of Sunday’s FA Cup final at Wembley. Both managers are looking for their first piece of silverware and have drawn on the experience of two coaches who know all about winning. ‘I managed …

Pep Guardiola and Jurgen Klopp pile the pressure on the Premier League over player welfare

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Pep Guardiola and Jurgen Klopp have joined forces in putting pressure on the Premier League to improve player welfare by reintroducing five substitutions this season – and lawmakers have given the proposal the green light. The Manchester City and Liverpool managers led the charge on Friday for the rule to return, amid concern over mounting …

CHRIS SUTTON’S BIG MATCH PREVIEW: Solskjaer must decide whether Cavani partners Rashford 

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If Arsenal do not beat Manchester United on Sunday, they will have gone 30 league games without winning away against a Big Six side. Looking at their results this season, you could accuse Mikel Arteta’s team of being flat-track bullies. They beat Fulham, Sheffield United and West Ham but lost to Liverpool, Manchester City and Leicester. …

Manchester City Under 18s pay tribute to former team-mate Jeremy Wisten with RIP warm up tops

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Manchester City‘s U18s team have paid tribute to the late Jeremy Wisten, a former academy player at the club, after his tragic death. City’s starlets sported touching warm-ups tops emblazoned with a photo of Wisten ahead of their FA Youth Cup clash victory over Blackburn on Friday. Wisten was found unresponsive at his family home …

‘It’s been a tough week’: Man City youth boss Jason Wilcox opens up on tragic death of Jeremy Wisten

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They made a decision not so long ago at Manchester City that academy players should have additional educational choice. A long-standing partnership with the independent school, St Bede’s — where Pep Guardiola’s children were taught — has always been an attraction to families, but there is a realisation that others may thrive in different, less …

Fabinho set to miss Liverpool’s crucial clash with Manchester City after pulling out of Brazil squad

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Fabinho has pulled out of Brazil‘s next’s national team squad which almost certainly rules him out of Liverpool‘s Premier League clash with Manchester City next weekend. The 27-year-old injured his thigh during the Reds’ Champions League win over FC Midtjylland on Tuesday and was replaced by defender Rhys Williams in the first-half at Anfield.  The injury …

9: Go To Hell

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Was this week proof that City work better without inverted wingers? David Mooney is joined by City fans Adam Carter and Ciaran Murray to look at a contrasting week of performances – as Pep Guardiola’s side struggled at West Ham, but were free-flowing and open against Marseille. Is it all down to having players on …

Gary Neville was RIGHT: Son Heung-min deserves to be compared to Sterling, Mane and Salah

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Since completing his low-key deadline-day move to Tottenham in 2015, Son Heung-min has put the footballing world on notice after cementing himself as one of the Premier League’s deadliest wingers. His £21.9million move to White Hart Lane five years ago is now seen as an absolute bargain, having achieved superstar status during his time in …