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Bayern Munich v MAN CITY – The PREVIEW: City’s Probable Team

16 Sep

Pablo Zabaleta is suspended for the first group game of this competition after being sent off against Barcelona in the second leg of the knockout tie last season, so Bacary Sagna will step in to the side. Aleks Kolarov and Gael Clichy are vying for a role on the left of defence, whilst Eliaquim Mangala [...]

Arsenal v MAN CITY – The PREVIEW: City’s Probable Team

12 Sep

Joe Hart was partly culpable for the goal conceded against Stoke last time out in the Premier League, but he is expected to retain his place ahead of Willy Caballero for this visit to the Emirates. Pablo Zabaleta has been declared fit after suffering a minor injury on international duty, while Eliaquim Mangala is ready [...]

MAN CITY v Stoke – The PREVIEW: City’s Probable Team

29 Aug

Bacary Sagna is in line to make his first start in a City shirt, allowing Pablo Zabaleta the chance to rest, something he was unable to do too often last season. On the other side of the back four, Aleks Kolarov is expected to replace Gael Clichy, but Eliaquim Mangala is still not ready to [...]

MAN CITY v Liverpool – The PREVIEW: City’s Probable Team

24 Aug

After a hard-fought opening day win against Newcastle, the visit of Liverpool to the Etihad Stadium on Monday night will pose an altogether more demanding challenge. Last season’s top two come face to face, and while it may be a push to expect Brendan Rodgers’s men to mount another title tilt, they will force City [...]

Newcastle v MAN CITY – The PREVIEW: City’s Probable Team

16 Aug

The waiting is over. Premier League action returns and City will take to the field as reigning champions, determined to hold onto their crown and achieve what only two clubs have done previously by retaining the title. It promises to be a challenging ask, hindered in the short-term at least by a demanding opening few [...]

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