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Branislav Ivanović

Ivanović Strike Seals Famous Win as Chelsea Draw Level on Points With Man City

Chelsea pulled off an unexpected victory over title rivals Manchester City on Monday night to move level on points with Manuel Pellegrini’s men. Jose Mourinho got his tactics and team selection spot on as Branislav Ivanovic fired in a stunning winner to bring City’s impressive unbeaten home record to an end, but ‘the happy one’… Read More »

Xavi

Manchester City Target Barcelona Midfielder Xavi for New York Franchise

When Manchester City decided to form a football team in New York – New York City FC – a fair few eyebrows were raised. People were confused at their ventures into the US market although many saw it as their bid to boost their global profile. Whilst making statements of their intentions in the Premier… Read More »

Mario Balotelli

Chelsea Lead Race to Sign AC Milan Misfit Mario Balotelli

With the transfer window gaining momentum, fans up and down the country - and across Europe - will be wondering which players, if any, will be coming and going at their club. January is traditionally a tricky time to find a top class signing, with players cup tied and clubs demanding extortionate fees with the fear… Read More »

Lionel Messi

Could Lionel Messi Leave Barcelona in the Next Few Years?

It seems unthinkable, impossible even, but for the first time since he burst onto the footballing scene against Espanyol nine years ago, Lionel Messi has shown some signs that he could be on his way out of Barcelona. Messi’s love for the club is well-documented and it is unlikely that he would ever truly want… Read More »

Man City 2-1 Liverpool

Man City 2-1 Liverpool: Citizens Retain Perfect Home Record After Edging Reds

Liverpool missed out on a chance to stay at the top of the Premier League table after suffering a defeat at Manchester City. Goals from Vincent Kompany and Alvaro Negredo secured the victory for City after Phillipe Coutinho had put the Reds 1-0 up. It was a win that kept City’s 100% home record intact although Liverpool… Read More »

Roberto Mancini

Roberto Mancini Signs Three-Year Deal With Turkish Club Galatasaray

Roberto Mancini has now been out of a job since he was sacked by Manchester City’s board in May for failure in the Barclays Premier League last season, as well as in the domestic and continental cup competitions. There were mixed reactions to this from a lot of people, but the deed was done, and… Read More »