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The English press and English football followers have their eyes fixed on controversial striker Mario Balotelli. He’s been involved in something hilarious just days after signing for Liverpool.
Back in 2011, Mario Balotelli was widely ridiculed by football fans on the internet following his failure to put on a bib as Man City faced Dynamo Kiev in a Europa League match. He had to be helped by a staff member of Manchester City but by the time he had found his way out with the bib, the damage had already been done.
Trolls flooded Twitter and Facebook. Two years on and the same problem... Read the rest of the article »
Manchester City will benefit from the full dedication of on-loan star Frank Lampard as the English midfielder has decided to retire from international football.
In a bit less than three weeks, England will kick off its UEFA Euro 2016 qualifying campaign away to Switzerland. The Three Lions endured a disastrous adventure far away in Brazil as they exited the competition in the group stages – behind Costa Rica, Uruguay and Italy in Group D.
Now, Roy Hodgson will have to rally his selection ahead of the Euro 2016 qualifiers without one of England’s... Read the rest of the article »
Balotelli watches as former side Manchester City smashes new side Liverpool 3-1 in home debut.
Manchester City took the three points against Liverpool at the Etihad Stadium with a comfortable 3-1 win. Early on Monday, Liverpool FC confirmed the arrival of Mario Balotelli in a £16 million deal. The Italian striker didn’t have a good first day at the office as he witnessed from the stands how his new club got beaten by ex-team Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium.
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The blockbuster fixture of the weekend will feature title rivals Manchester City and Liverpool go head to head at the Etihad Stadium on Monday, the 25th of August.
The two sides were involved in a fiery title battle last time out and from the looks of Man City and Liverpool will go neck to neck this time around as well. Due to the sanctions placed on the citizens for breaching financial fair play rules, Manuel Pellegrini has not been very active in the transfer market but has still managed to spend close to 65 million euros with French centre back Eliaquim Mangala... Read the rest of the article »
High Sideline Camera Shows All 22 players on the Pitch at the Same Time on NBC Sports Live Extra; Coverage Begins at 2 p.m. ET with Premier League Live; Tim Howard in On-Site Studio at Manchester City-Liverpool
NBC Sports Digital formally debuts its "Tactical Cam" during today’s highly-anticipated Liverpool at Manchester City match at 3p.m. ET. The "Tactical Cam" is a high sideline camera meant to show all 22 players on the pitch at the same time, enabling fans to see formations and evaluate each team's attacking and defending tactics as the game progresses.
NBC Sports Group’s... Read the rest of the article »
Super Mario's £16m Liverpool move looks all but done after the player was pictured at the Merseyside club's training ground
Although not officially announced, Italian striker Mario Balotelli will be a Liverpool player.
The Azzurri ace has been linked with a £16m move to Anfield since late last week, making his return to the English Premier League less than two years after leaving former club Manchester City, which he departed from in January 2013.
According to ESPN FC, Balotelli underwent a two-part... Read the rest of the article »
Liverpool gear up for their mouthwatering Monday clash with the defending champions Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers is confident his side can beat Manchester City when the two heavyweights lock horns in the English Premier League's highly-anticipated Monday encounter at the City of Manchester Stadium.
Liverpool last season came painstakingly close to laying their fingers on the title after brushing aside opponents Arsenal, Tottenham, Everton, and Manchester United over the... Read the rest of the article »
NBC Sports Digital Unveils Tactical Cam for Premier League Liverpool - Manchester City Match Next Monday
NBC Sports Digital will formally debut its "Tactical Cam" during next Monday's highly-anticipated Liverpool at Manchester City match. The "Tactical Cam" is a high sideline camera meant to show all 22 players on the pitch at the same time, enabling fans to see formations and evaluate each team's attacking and defending tactics as the game progresses.
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Mario Balotelli looks set to make his inevitable English Premier League return as Liverpool reportedly reach a £16m deal for the Azzurri forward
Liverpool look to be the team who offer Mario Balotelli his return to the English Premier League after the Merseyside reached a £16m agreement with AC Milan to sign the Italian striker, according to the Daily Mail.
The 24-year-old's agent Mino Raiola is believed to have flown to England to finalize the former Manchester City attacker's Anfield switch, completing his San Siro exit.
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After losing Uruguayan striker Luis Suarez to Barcelona this summer, Liverpool look to replace him with another hotshot South American attacker: Colombian ace Radamel Falcao
After securing the signing of eight news players in this summer alone, it appears Liverpool still have unfinished business in this transfer window.
The English Premier League side are reportedly preparing a £12m bid in an attempt to lure Colombian hitman Radamel Falcao to Anfield, with French radio station RMC (per Metro) claiming the deal will go through within days, in order to fill... Read the rest of the article »
Matchup of last season's top two teams Manchester City vs Liverpool, Monday, August 25 on NBCSN highlights Week 2, Premier League action
Everton v. Arsenal Saturday, Aug. 23 at 12:30 p.m. ET on NBC; Tim Howard Makes ’14-15 Broadcast Debut on Monday With Lee Dixon & Matt Smith in On-Site Studio at Manchester City-Liverpool; Crystal Palace v. West Ham United Live in Theaters Saturday at 10 a.m. ET; All Matches Available on NBC Sports Live Extra
A matchup of last season’s champions Manchester City and runners-up... Read the rest of the article »
Manchester City has joined a host of clubs this summer who've chosen to trim their squad numbers.
Earlier this summer, Manchester United coach Louis Van Gaal announced that he would be cutting several players from his squad as he looks to completely re-shape proceedings at Old Trafford this season.
And now, not surprisingly, Premier League champions Manchester City have become the latest to decide that they need to trim the fat in order to stay competitive and slash their wage bill.
According... Read the rest of the article »
Reigning champions Manchester City kick off their title defense away at Newcastle United in the English Premier League's Sunday game. Check out the lineups and live stream (online & TV) here
The 2013-14 English Premier League champions Manchester City begin their title defense when they travel to St James' Park to lock horns with Alan Pardew's Newcastle United.
The Citizens will look to brush off their disappointing 3-0 loss to London side Arsenal in the FA Community Shield last Sunday as they aim to thrash the Magpies in their season opener for the second consecutive time, repeating... Read the rest of the article »
Defending champions Manchester City will face Newcastle in their first match of the season at St James’ Park on Sunday, the 17th of August.
Man City clinched the title after facing intense competition from the likes of Liverpool, Chelsea and Arsenal last season and will be seeking supremacy again this time around. Their task will be made difficult this campaign with the other top sides having strengthened their teams with world class players but City’s Chilean tactician believes that after having worked with the players for a year... Read the rest of the article »
Deportes Telemundo presents the English Premier League champ's first match this season: Manchester City at Newcastle, live on Telemundo, Sunday, August 17 at 10:55AM/9:55C/7:55PT
Deportes Telemundo presents Manchester City’s first match of the 2014-2015 season this Sunday, August 17 at 10:55AM/9:55C/7:55P, when the English Premier League champ visits Newcastle at St. James Park. Andrés Cantor will narrate every instant of this compelling game, with commentary and analysis by Sammy Sadovnik and Manuel Sol. Audiences can also follow the action on the “Deportes... Read the rest of the article »
Less than 24 hours after falling victims to Arsenal in the 2014 FA Community Shield, Manchester City have boosted the confidence of their fans by announcing the transfer of Eliaquim Mangala from Porto.
Man City coach Manuel Pellegrini, who guided the Citizens to both the Capital One Cup and English Premier League titles in the 2013/14 season, welcomed the signing of the 23-year-old French defender. He stated:
“I’m delighted to have added a player of Eliaquim’s quality in the squad ahead of the new season.
“He is already a fine player but in my opinion, he has... Read the rest of the article »
The French striker put his side 3-0 up against Manchester City as Arsenal cruised to clinch their first trophy of the 2014-2015 season
It took them quite a few seasons, but Arsenal finally clinched their first trophy in nine years when they won the FA Cup last season.
After starting off brightly, the Gunners suffered a mid-season implosion and struggled during the second half of their domestic campaign, barely scraping by into a fourth placed finish, much to the disappointment of their fans.
However, this season... Read the rest of the article »
Arsenal will take on Manchester City in a bid to claim their second title of the year. Check out the starting lineups of both the Gunners and the Citizens for this thrilling FA Community Shield match on Sunday, August 10, 2014.
Last season, Manchester City regained the league title, beating Chelsea and Liverpool to it. Arsenal, meanwhile, claimed their first trophy in nine years by clinching the FA Cup. They did so in style, beating Liverpool and Spurs en route to the title. Arsene Wenger found a hidden smile as well as a hidden desire to spend. After breaking the transfer record last season for Mesut... Read the rest of the article »
The Gunners ended their trophy drought last season at Wembley, but can they make it two in a row? Watch live on TV and Online as the Gunners go head-to-head with Manchester City live on Sunday, August 10.
The Community Shield may not be a very important for a lot of fans, but for those who are directly involved in it, the match is as important as any other. On Sunday, Wembley Stadium will welcome Arsenal and Manchester City, as the Premier League Champions and the FA Cup winners will go head-to-head.
Both sides will have some new faces in the squad, but the Gunners will also go up against a familiar... Read the rest of the article »
Arsenal's long-serving manager Arsene Wenger raises the question: Is Frank Lampard's Manchester City loan foul play?
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has brought Manchester City's signing of English midfielder Frank Lampard into question, suggesting whether it is a method Manuel Pellegrini's side can avoid Financial Fair Play (FFP).
The English Premier League champions officially revealed that the former Chelsea star will join them on a six-month loan from the Citizen's sister club, New York FC, until the club... Read the rest of the article »