Tag: Manchester City

Transfer Rumour Round-up 14/07-21/07

Neymar Linked Club: PSG Barcelona and Brazil superstar Neymar is reportedly the subject of a £196m bid from PSG. The Guardian have reported the French Champions are preparing to hold talks and are confident of securing the move. Neymar has also spoken with fellow countrymen Dani Alves, Lucas Moura, Thiago Silva and Marquinhos…

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Transfer Rumour Round-up 07/07-14/07

Zlatan Ibrahimović Linked Club: LA Galaxy The Mirror are reporting that LA Galaxy are in talks with Zlatan Ibrahimovic with the player set to be offered a £6 million-a-year contract. Ibrahimovic is currently recovering from a knee ligament injury at Manchester United’s training facilities. The Swedish superstar was expected to sign a new deal…

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Can Conte Create A Dynasty At Chelsea?

The 2016/17 Premier League season saw Antonio Conte, despite an FA Cup final defeat to Arsenal, reinvigorate the former champions and go on to win the title in convincing fashion. The title was secure even before the final game of the season, with a 1-0 win over West Brom cementing Conte’s place in…

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Has Social Media Done More Damage To Football Than Money?

The commercialism and profitability of the Premier League (and others across the world) has begun to spiral out of control in recent years. For the sixth year in a row, transfer spending has outstripped the previous year, with a gross spend of £1.165bn in the summer of 2016; a figure we expect to…

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Transfer Rumour Round-up 30/06-07/07

Alexis Sanchez Linked Club: Manchester City Despite ongoing interest from Manchester City, Alexis Sanchez it set to stay at Arsenal according to Metro. Sanchez will reportedly only stay should Wenger guarantee major signings to strengthen the squad and a wage increase to £300,000 per-week. With speculation refusing to die there is still life yet…

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Guardiola’s First Season: Success or Failure?

When it was announced in February 2016 that Pep Guardiola would take charge of Manchester City in the 2016/17 season it was set to mark the entering of a new era for the club. He was heralded as the football genius who would bring a new philosophy that would crack Manchester City’s Champion’s…

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