reportfootball2 years ago

EFL Cup Round Up | Arsenal and Manchester City advance to semi-finals

Danny Welbeck scored the only goal of the game edging Arsenal past West Ham United to advance to the EFL Cup semi-finals. In the other quarter-final clash, Manchester City managed to join the Gunners in the next round thanks to a 4-3 penalty shoot-out win over Leicester City after a 1-1 AET draw.
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newsfootball2 years ago

EFL Cup Round Up | Arsenal, Manchester City and Manchester United qualify for next round

Eighteen-year-old Eddie Nketiah scored twice helping Arsenal beat Norwich City 2-1 and book their place in the EFL Cup quarter-finals. After a dramatic penalty shoot-out at Etihad Stadium, Manchester City were able to ease past against Wolves to move into the last eight of the EFA Cup.
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reportfootball2 years ago

Confederations Cup 2017 | Chile seal final berth after beating Portugal in penalty shootout

Chile booked a place in the final of the 2017 Confederations Cup beating Portugal on penalties in the semi-final after the game ended 0-0 in 120 minutes. Claudio Bravo was the star of the show for Chile as he saved three consecutive penalties in the shootout to help Chile register the 3-0 win.
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newsfootball3 years ago

Guardiola "locks up" team after Southampton draw

Pep Guardiola reportedly "locked up" his Manchester City players in the dressing-room for almost an hour after the hosts failed to beat the Saints yesterday at the Etihad. After starting his Manchester City campaign with 10 consecutive wins, the league leaders are now win-less in 5 games.
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newsfootball3 years ago

Guardiola explains why he left Aguero out for Barcelona game

Pep Guardiola has claimed that his surprise decision to rest star striker Sergio Aguero in the Barcelona match was made to pit an extra man in the midfield to counter Barcelona’s passing game. However, the ploy did not work too well as Messi shredded City with a hattrick enroute to a 4-0 win.
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newsfootball3 years ago

Champions League | Barcelona 4-0 Manchester City | Player Ratings

Pep Guardiola's Camp Nou visit turned into a tough schooling in football for his new disciples from the older ones as Barcelona won 4-0 in the much-awaited clash against Manchester City. Lionel Messi scored a hat-trick and Neymar added a fourth. Here is how the players fared in the game.
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newsfootball3 years ago

Pep Guardiola admits losing to “better team” after Spurs snap City’s six-match winning streak

Manchester City’s 6-game winning streak was snapped by Tottenham Hotspur, with Pep Guardiola saying that the North London club deserved all 3 points. An own goal by Aleksandar Kolarov and a well-taken chance by Dele Alli carried Spurs to within one point of leaders City.
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newsfootball3 years ago

This is how Twitter reacted to the Manchester Derby and Bravo's forgettable outing

Manchester City put on a comprehensive display, especially in the first half, to grab a 1-2 win over Manchester United at Old Trafford in the Manchester derby. Bravo's performance drew special attention from the fans on Twitter, while Pogba left everyone disappointed. Here are the best of tweets.
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