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newsfootball3 months ago

We've won 11 trophies in four years while Manchester United have won nothing, reveals Aymeric Laporte

Manchester City defender Aymeric Laporte has aimed a dig at rivals Manchester United over their silverware drought by asserting that United are envious of the trophy haul that City has garnered in the past four years. United haven’t won a major trophy since their Europa League triumph in 2017.
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newsfootball6 months ago

We have the distance not because other teams dropped points but because we won 10 in a row, reveals Pep Guardiola

Pep Guardiola has revealed that he thinks that the Premier League title race is far from over despite Manchester City holding an eight-point gap at the top and lauded his side for being consistent throughout in recent weeks. The defending champions secured a 1-0 story over Brentford on Wednesday.
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newsfootball8 months ago

Not here for all nonsense that is being done instead of fixing actual problem, asserts Wilfried Zaha

In light of racist abuse he received following the game against Manchester City, Wilfried Zaha revealed that he has become used to the abuse because it comes with the job. The Ivorian, who scored against City, also revealed that he wants more done and wants the league to take the issue seriously.
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newsfootball10 months ago

Aymeric Laporte had no serious injury, its just a small overload, confirms Luis Enrique

Aymeric Laporte was withdrawn at halftime due to an injury scare in Spain's 4-0 World Cup qualifier win over Georgia but Spain manager Luis Enrique has revealed that it was just a small overload and not a serious injury. The Spanish centre-back is unlikely to feature in La Furia Roja's next game.
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newsfootballa year ago

Reports | Barcelona looking to sell two defenders to sign Aymeric Laporte

According to ESPN, Barcelona are keen on signing Manchester City’s Aymeric Laporte but are looking to offload two defenders before they make any move for the Spaniard. The club have already signed Eric Garica and Sergio Aguero from Manchester City and are looking to add more reinforcements.
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newsfootballa year ago

Luis Enrique called me and told me that Spain was interested in having me, reveals Aymeric Laporte

In light of his switch from France to Spain, Aymeric Laporte has revealed that Spain head coach Luis Enrique had called him up and asked him if he was interested in playing for Furia Roja. The Manchester City defender made the shock switch in international allegiances just before Euro 2020.
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newsfootballa year ago

Sergio Ramos dropped from Spain’s 24 man Euro 2020 squad with Aymeric Laporte included

In a tweet announcing their final 24 man squad, Luis Enrique has shocked many Spain fans by dropping Sergio Ramos and other Real Madrid players with Aymeric Laporte making the cut. The real Madrid captain has won 180 caps for the Furia Rojas but has struggled with injuries this season.
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newsfootballa year ago

We'll talk with players and then decide what is best for them going forward, reveals Pep Guardiola

Pep Guardiola has hinted at a potential summer exodus at Manchester City citing massive difficulty at keeping unhappy players in the long term. The Cityzens clinched the Premier League title for the third time, in four years, under Guardiola and could cap the season with a Champions League crown.
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newsfootballa year ago

Aymeric Laporte granted Spanish citizenship to allow him to play for Spain at Euro 2020

The Spanish Football Federation has granted Aymeric Laporte Spanish citizenship in order to let him represent the Spain national team. This comes in light of the 26-year-old looking to play more international football with him still uncapped for France despite featuring for Les Blues’ youth sides.
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newsfootballa year ago

Reports | Aymeric Laporte to switch allegiance from France to Spain ahead of Euro 2020

According to Goal, Manchester City defender Aymeric Laporte is set to switch allegiances from France to Spain so that he can play at the postponed Euro 2020. The 26-year-old played for Les Blues at the youth level but has struggled to break into the senior team for the 2018 World Cup winners.
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