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MAN CITY 4 – 1 Tottenham – MY THOUGHTS

19 Oct

This was football as it should be played. There was plenty of drama, action and excitement. Above all, it was entertaining. For the neutral, I imagine it must have been a pulsating game to watch: five goals, four penalties, a red card and two teams whose only intention was to pour forward and create chances. [...]

Bury 1 – 2 MAN CITY: Patrick Vieira’s Squad Through To Manchester Senior Cup Final

14 Oct

Seko Fofana was the star of the show as he fired Manchester City’s EDS to the final of the Manchester Senior Cup – just two months after City suffered heartbreak in last season’s competition! George Glendon had given City the lead in the opening exchanges with a delicate free-kick, before Clive Platt equalised for the [...]

Aston Villa 0 – 2 MAN CITY – MY THOUGHTS

5 Oct

The general perceptions of David Silva and James Milner could not be more different. One is viewed as a gifted artist, blessed with typical Spanish virtues of technical excellence and creative flair. The other is referred to as a willing runner, happy to get stuck in, but regarded as having limited talent. On paper, they [...]

Hull 2 – 4 MAN CITY – MY THOUGHTS

28 Sep

If it had been suggested, ten minutes into this absorbing contest, that the visiting supporters would be casting regular and increasingly anxious glances towards the clock during the closing stages, few would have believed such a notion. Instead, pegged back by a combination of their own side’s defensive mistakes and by Hull’s determination not to collapse [...]

MAN CITY 1 – 1 Chelsea – MY THOUGHTS

22 Sep

The narrative was inescapable. For all the talk of the managers’ rivalry, the plethora of star players colliding and the battle between the best two teams in the league, it was inevitable that Frank Lampard would have a telling impact. This was a contest between Manuel Pellegrini and Jose Mourinho, Vincent Kompany and Diego Costa, [...]

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