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MAN CITY 2 – 0 Southampton – MY THOUGHTS

25 May

Two goals from the two players most City fans would have liked to score, a clean sheet to guarantee Joe Hart a record fourth Golden Glove and three points that sealed a run of six successive victories. This was a decent end to a disappointing season. If the final few matches of the campaign hinted at [...]

Tottenham Hostpur 0 – 1 MAN CITY – MY THOUGHTS

4 May

A third win on the bounce to glide ever closer to automatic Champions League qualification reminded us once again of how quickly attitudes can change in football. From losing the derby just over a couple of weeks ago in dire fashion, when Manuel Pellegrini was on the receiving end of heavy criticism and Louis Van [...]

MAN CITY 2 – 0 West Ham – MY THOUGHTS

19 Apr

After what has felt like an eternity of deflation and anxious debates about the future, City got back to winning ways with a victory that was about as comfortable as possible. Any praise in the aftermath of this performance should be tempered by the backdrop of West Ham’s disinterested display, but following the despondency that [...]

Manchester United 4 – 2 MAN CITY – MY THOUGHTS

12 Apr

Losing a derby is always painful. Losing a derby when your players are outfought is downright unforgivable. City’s recent record and performances in these matches have been thrilling. Glorious football and pulsating victories have created remarkable memories, and that has meant derby day suffering has been absent for a couple of seasons. We have been [...]

15 Questions for Manuel Pellegrini, the Board and the Players

7 Apr

Rather than another 2,000 words questioning the direction of this season and how a largely flat performance led to frustration once again, here is a list of fifteen questions that are on the lips of all supporters. The answers are not entirely clear. City were joint top of the table in January. Why has the [...]

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