MANCHESTER, England — Manchester City edged closer to qualifying for the last-16 of the Champions League with a comfortable 6-0 victory over Ukrainian champions Shakhtar Donetsk. Gabriel Jesus scored a hat trick with two penalties, including a controversial spot kick for City’s second, as they moved three points clear at the top of Group F.
As a youngster coming through the ranks at Benfica, Bernardo Silva had two nicknames. One was rather more generous than the other, but both captured something about him and they still do now. The first was “O Messizinho do Seixal” (Seixal being the neighbourhood were Benfica’s academy is based) — Messizinho meaning “Little Messi” because of
French football expert Julien Laurens and the FC panel examine Fabinho’s move to Liverpool and how the Reds’ midfield will take shape in 2018-19. Steve Nicol gives his stamp of approval to Liverpool’s signing of Fabinho from Monaco, but he isn’t sure the midfielder will start right away. Bacary Sagna thinks Manchester City can match
ESPN FC’s Craig Burley insists there’s plenty more to come from Manchester City. Pep Guardiola has spent close to £200 million on new signings he hopes will transform Manchester City after his disappointing first season at the Etihad. It’s only one game into the season, but here’s an early impression of how those five players
The guys respond to your tweets about Neymar’s fee, Pep’s managerial pedigree and how Stevie would replace Coutinho. Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola says he is “so grateful” to the club’s board for signing Bernardo Silva from Monaco this summer. The midfielder cost a reported £43 million when he became City’s first signing of the transfer
Steve Nicol believes that Man City’s big summer spending has made the club favourites to win the Premier League. The guys respond to your tweets about Neymar’s fee, Pep’s managerial pedigree and how Stevie would replace Coutinho. Braydon gets to Nashville just in time for Man City’s final match of the tour vs. Tottenham and
Sid Lowe details what exactly Manchester City would be getting by signing Dani Alves. Craig Burley believes Pep Guardiola’s defence still needs improving, even if Dani Alves decides to join Manchester City. ESPN’s Manchester City correspondent Jonathan Smith tells us who he thinks could be playing under Pep Guardiola in the 2017-18 season. ESPN FC’s