Tag Archives: City

Tottenham and Man City keep up the chase

LONDON: Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester City both issued timely reminders to Chelsea that the Premier League title race might not be over with impressive victories on Sunday. After top-six rivals Arsenal and Manchester United dropped points on Saturday, second-placed Tottenham took full advantage as Harry Kane struck twice in a 3-2 home win against Everton.… Read More »

Caballero has Bravo's blessings as first-choice at Man City

REUTERS: Goalkeeper Willy Caballero insists there is no animosity between him and Claudio Bravo after he replaced the Chilean in Manchester City’s starting line-up. After several high-profile fumbles and questions over his handling under pressure, Bravo lost his place to Caballero in recent weeks, having failed to convince during his debut season at the Etihad… Read More »

Football: Chelsea rock title rivals City, Sunderland off the bottom

LONDON: Chelsea cemented their position on top of the Premier League with a 3-1 victory at title rivals Manchester City, who had Sergio Aguero and Fernandinho dismissed in a fiery finale, while Sunderland climbed off the bottom with a 2-1 win against Leicester on Saturday (Dec 3). Gary Cahill’s own goal from a Jesus Navas… Read More »

Toure apologises to Man City for 'misunderstandings'

REUTERS: Midfielder Yaya Toure has apologised to Manchester City for the “misunderstandings” that have resulted in him being frozen out of manager Pep Guardiola’s team. Guardiola has refused to pick the 33-year-old until he receives an apology from the player’s agent, Dimitri Seluk, who criticised the manager’s decision to leave Toure out of City’s Champions… Read More »

Leicester City Football Club pays tribute to late King Bhumibol

LONDON: Players and staff at Leicester City Football Club gathered on Friday (Oct 14) at their training ground to pay their respects to the late Thai King Bhumibol Adulyadej with a moment of silence. The Premier League champions, owned by Thai billionaire Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, said in a statement: “The world’s longest-reigning monarch, King Bhumibol was… Read More »