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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 [...]


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 [...]

Barcelona 1 – 0 MAN CITY – MY THOUGHTS

19 Mar

It’s hard to know where to start with a review of this game. In many ways, it was a performance that characterised City’s season, but do you focus on just this match, how City fared in the Champions League as a competition or do you look more broadly at the issues surrounding the club? There [...]

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