Aron Gunnarsson: Cardiff City midfielder set to leave at end of season

Aron Gunnarsson joined Cardiff City on a free transfer from Coventry City in July 2011. Cardiff City midfielder Aron Gunnarsson is set to leave the club at the end of the season when his contract expires. The 29-year-old signed a one-year extension following promotion to the Premier League last year but has now been linked with Qatari club Al-Arabi. The Iceland captain would join former … Continue reading Aron Gunnarsson: Cardiff City midfielder set to leave at end of season

FA Cup semi-finals: Man City v Brighton, Watford v Wolves

Aguero wins it for Man City with ‘offside’ goal Favourites Manchester City will play Brighton in the FA Cup semi-finals at Wembley Stadium. City came from two goals down to defeat Championship side Swansea 3-2 on Saturday, and Brighton overcame Millwall on penalties on Sunday. Watford, runners-up in 1984, will play four-time winners Wolves, in their first semi-final since 1998, in the other all-Premier League … Continue reading FA Cup semi-finals: Man City v Brighton, Watford v Wolves

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola hails side’s fight after FA Cup win at Swansea

FA Cup: Swansea 2-3 Man City highlights Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola said it is “incredible we are fighting for everything” after his side reached the FA Cup semi-finals in dramatic fashion to keep their quadruple hopes alive. City were 12 minutes away from being knocked out of the FA Cup before fighting back to win 3-2 at Swansea. They are top of the Premier … Continue reading Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola hails side’s fight after FA Cup win at Swansea

Swansea City 2-3 Manchester City: Sergio Aguero seals comeback in FA Cup thriller

Aguero wins it for Man City with off ‘offside’ goal Sergio Aguero’s late winner saw Manchester City dramatically keep their quadruple bid on track by coming from two goals down to beat Swansea and reach the FA Cup semi-finals. Substitute Aguero beat Swansea keeper Kristoffer Nordfeldt with a diving header off Bernardo Silva’s low cross at the end of a superb move in the 88th … Continue reading Swansea City 2-3 Manchester City: Sergio Aguero seals comeback in FA Cup thriller

Rotherham United 1-2 Norwich City: Kenny McLean & Ben Godfrey score for Canaries

Ben Godfrey headed home the winner under pressure for Norwich Norwich City extended their gap at the top of the Championship to four points with a hard-fought victory at relegation-threatened Rotherham United. The hosts impressed in the first half but fell behind when Kenny McLean hooked beyond onrushing Millers keeper Marek Rodak after a well-timed run. Defender-turned-midfielder Semi Ajayi levelled for Rotherham, turning on the … Continue reading Rotherham United 1-2 Norwich City: Kenny McLean & Ben Godfrey score for Canaries

Burnley vs. Leicester City – Football Match Report – March 16, 2019

Wes Morgan’s 90th-minute header earned 10-man Leicester City a 2-1 victory over relegation-threatened Burnley at Turf Moor in the Premier League on Saturday. Chasing a second successive win under new manager Brendan Rodgers, Leicester’s task was made all the more difficult when Harry Maguire was given a straight red card for fouling Johann Berg Gudmundsson in the fourth minute. But it was the 10 men … Continue reading Burnley vs. Leicester City – Football Match Report – March 16, 2019

Matic exclusive: Manchester United desperate to stop Man City quadruple

Man United midfielder Nemanja Matic chats exclusively to ESPN ahead of his sides FA Cup clash with Wolves and his hopes of potentially denying Man City’s quadruple ambitions. Nemanja Matic speaks exclusively to ESPN about Man United’s transformation and credits Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and his whole staff for their turnaround. MANCHESTER, England — Manchester United midfielder Nemanja Matic has said ending the season with a … Continue reading Matic exclusive: Manchester United desperate to stop Man City quadruple

Tottenham face Manchester City in Champions League quarter-finals

Manchester City beat Tottenham 1-0 in the Premier League in October Tottenham will play Manchester City in the Champions League quarter-finals, while Manchester United have been drawn against Barcelona. Last year’s beaten finalists Liverpool will play Porto and Ajax will face Juventus in the other ties. The semi-final draw was also made and Manchester United will meet Liverpool if both win their last-eight ties. The … Continue reading Tottenham face Manchester City in Champions League quarter-finals

Guardiola: Manchester City squad strong enough even if club gets transfer ban

Gab Marcotti delves into the Champions League quarterfinal ties of Ajax vs. Juventus, Liverpool vs. Porto, Tottenham vs. Man City and Man United vs. Barcelona. Steve Nicol can’t figure out whether Manchester City were just that good or Schalke just that bad in City’s 7-0 win in the second leg. MANCHESTER — Pep Guardiola refused to be drawn on reports that Manchester City could face … Continue reading Guardiola: Manchester City squad strong enough even if club gets transfer ban

Champions League predictions Barcelona to beat Man United City to edge Spurs

The draw for the Champions League quarterfinals has thrown up some classic ties as Europe’s biggest clubs attempt to reach this season’s final in Madrid. Tottenham face Manchester City in an all-Premier League tie, while there are two heavyweight clashes between multiple winners with Ajax, conquerors of Real Madrid, facing Juventus and Manchester United taking on Barcelona. Liverpool will believe they have one foot in … Continue reading Champions League predictions Barcelona to beat Man United City to edge Spurs

Schalke sack manager after Manchester City thrashing

Domenico Tedesco’s position was under threat before Schalke suffered a heavy defeat at the Etihad on Tuesday evening Schalke have sacked manager Domenico Tedesco following their 7-0 thrashing at the hands of Manchester City in the Champions League last 16. Former boss Huub Stevens and ex-midfielder Mike Buskens will take charge of their next match against RB Leipzig in the Bundesliga on Saturday. Schalke have … Continue reading Schalke sack manager after Manchester City thrashing

Jack Grealish attack: Birmingham City charged by FA with failing to control spectators

Paul Mitchell (left) ran on to the pitch and attacked Aston Villa captain Jack Grealish Birmingham City have been charged by the Football Association with failing to control their spectators after a fan attacked Jack Grealish during the Second city derby against Aston Villa. Supporter Paul Mitchell invaded the pitch in the 10th minute of Sunday’s Championship fixture and struck the Villa captain from behind. … Continue reading Jack Grealish attack: Birmingham City charged by FA with failing to control spectators