Manchester City Midfielder Phil Foden Closing in on New Deal

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Manchester City midfielder Phil Foden is close to agreeing to a new contract with the Premier League champions, The Athletic’s Daniel Taylor and Rhodri Cannon report. Manchester City Midfielder Phil Foden Nearing Contract Extension Fresh Terms for Phil Foden Foden is expected to sign a new deal with Manchester City, despite the 21-year-old’s current contract […] READ MORE




Euro 2020 Rising Stars: Five Youngsters to Look Out For

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It is that time again – Euro 2020 is finally here. It is a year late, but at least it is actually taking place. This piece highlights the best talent with a profile of five Euro 2020 rising stars that could excel. There is plenty to love about international tournaments. National pride, exhilarating games and […] READ MORE


Mason Mount v Phil Foden: Player Comparison

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Over the course of this season, two new English midfield stars have emerged – Mason Mount and Phil Foden. Of course, they’re not that new. They’ve been on everyone’s radar for some time now. It just cannot be stated enough how phenomenal the pair of them have been this season. Undoubtedly, they’ll be heading to […] READ MORE



Champions League Performances Gives Gareth Southgate England Midfield Headache

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The last golden generation featured a plethora of world-class England midfield options. Steven Gerrard, Paul Scholes, Michael Carrick, David Beckham and Frank Lampard all made up an impressive list of players, giving Sven-Goran Eriksson from 2001-2006, and Fabio Capello, from 2008-2012, the biggest of headaches.  Both tried and, ultimately, failed to find the combination to […] READ MORE


Champions League Quarter-Finals: Five Takeaways

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The Champions League quarter-finals is always an exciting occasion with guaranteed entertaining contests to boot. The teams can almost smell the final. However, there are two legs that stand in their way and a place in the final four. Manchester City took on Borussia Dortmund with an ideal interview opportunity for Erling Haaland to impress his potential […] READ MORE


Manchester City Defeat Borussia Dortmund but Tie Far From Over

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Brilliant finishes from Kevin De Bruyne and Phil Foden, two massive saves from Ederson and an egregious refereeing decision in their favour saw Manchester City defeat Borussia Dortmund 2-1 in the first leg of the UEFA Champions League quarter-finals. The relief from the City side was tangible as the whistle blew and the club recorded […] READ MORE


Replacing Sergio Aguero: The Most Difficult but Most Important Task for Manchester City This Summer

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Despite missing Sergio Aguero for almost the entirety of the season, Manchester City once again find themselves at the summit of English football- ready to seal the title.  Most teams would struggle without their source of goals. Admittedly, Manchester City did, too, at the start of the campaign as they struggled uncharacteristically in mid-table without […] READ MORE