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Rony Lopes Interview: “The Party After The Capital One Cup Final Was…”

17 Mar

Ahead of the UEFA Youth League quarter-final against Benfica on Tuesday, Esporte Interativo, a hugely popular Brazilian TV channel, conducted an interview with Manchester City’s talented Academy prospect, Marcos ‘Rony’ Lopes. You can read the interview in Portuguese here, but thanks to Esporte Interativo and in particular Otavio Rodrigues, the journalist who spoke with Lopes, I was given [...]

Interview: Holt, Kay, Taylor and Winter on City, Pellegrini, Predictions, Twitter and More!

16 Aug

Over the past couple of years, you’ve had to write about various off-field matters, whether that be related to owners, racism or other stories that hit the headlines. Do you enjoy the variety those different cases offer in terms of what you cover, or would you prefer to concentrate on purely footballing matters? Ollie Holt, [...]

MAN CITY Season Preview: New Manager, New Signings, New Challenges, Title Winners?

15 Aug

It’s nearly time. The 2013/2014 season is upon us and brings with it fresh hopes and ambitions. The desire to reclaim the Premier League is the priority but making a positive impression in the Champions League isn’t far behind. After the protracted sense of gloom that accompanied last season, a break was much-needed but with a [...]

Result of Aguero and Zabaleta CAPTION COMPETITION

20 Jul

First of all, thanks for all the entries. I certainly had a great laugh reading through them and I’m sure you did too! Many thanks once again to David Mooney for his generous sponsorship of this caption competition and for providing his excellent new book based on Roberto Mancini, The Man Who Restored Pride, as the winning prize. The winner is [...]

CAPTION COMPETITION: Aguero and Zabaleta – Win Brand New City Book!

14 Jul

David J. Mooney’s superb new book, a review of which can be found here, which details the managerial reign of Roberto Mancini and so much more is the fantastic prize for the winner of this caption competition. Looking back over previous City managers and how the Italian came to be in charge, and including insight on [...]

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