Manchester City Rumors & News

  • Liverpool want to beat Arsenal to Man City ace James Milner on FREE transfer

    The Express "The Reds are monitoring Milner's protracted contract negotiations at City and if the talks show any sign of breaking down the Merseyside club are ready to move to snap up the England international. They will face competition from Arsenal for Milner, who joined City from Aston Villa in a..." December 27

  • Manchester City want £25m striker Mario Mandzukic

    Daily Star "Pellegrini will make his move for the Croatia and Atletico Madrid striker in the hope of luring him to the Etihad Stadium next month. The Chilean is desperate to bring in attacking re-enforcements and has made Mandzukic his top target. Pellegrini was keen on Papis Cisse and believed he could..." December 26

  • Frank Lampard's Manchester City future to be decided in next few days, says Manuel Pellegrini

    Daily Mirror "Frank Lampard's future will be resolved in the next few days, according to Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini. Former Chelsea and England star Lampard is set to join City's MLS franchise New York City FC at the start of next month. But Pellegrini wants to keep Lampard, with Yaya Toure..." December 23

  • Manchester City WANT former Chelsea man Kevin De Bruyne

    Daily Star "City boss Manuel Pellegrini has made De Bruyne one of his top January transfer targets as he looks to bolster his squad that has been ravaged by injuries in recent weeks. The Belgium international joined Bundesliga side Wolfsburg in January after failing to make an impression at..." December 22

  • Joe Hart signs lucrative new Manchester City contract keeping him at the Etihad until 2019

    Daily Mirror "Joe Hart has put pen-to-paper on a brand new contract at Manchester City, keeping him at the club until the summer of 2019. The 27-year-old is the sixth City player to sign a long-term deal in 2014, following Sergio Aguero, Edin Dzeko, Aleksandar Kolarov, Samir Nasri and David Silva. Mirror..." December 19

  • Manuel Pellegrini confident James Milner will sign new deal at Manchester City

    Sky Sports "Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini is confident England midfielder James Milner will soon sign a new contract with the club. The 28-year-old is in the final season of his current deal and would be free to talk to other clubs from next month. Reports emerged this week that contract..." December 19

  • Manchester City set to poach Manchester United and Arsenal target Mats Hummels

    The Express "Manuel Pellegrini is said to be considering a January move of around £47million for the centre back who would ease City's defensive woes. With Kompany leaving the field with an apparent hamstring injury and rumours of Matija Nastasic heading to Inter Milan, the move is also timely." December 15

  • Former Man City boss Mancini wants Liverpool flop Mario Balotelli back at Inter

    Daily Star "Their fall-outs at Manchester City included a training-ground fight. But Mancini, back at Inter Milan, is still an admirer of Balotelli's talent and believes he is the manager who can get the best out of the Italy striker. Paris Saint-Germain are also considering a cut-price move for..." December 14

  • Man City's Matija Nastasic could be subject of January raid from former boss Roberto Mancini

    Daily Mirror "Roberto Mancini wants to raid former club Manchester City for Matija Nastasic. Inter Milan boss Mancini wants to strengthen his defence and is keen on a loan deal for Nastasic in January. Inter have moved moved quickly to deny Nemanja Vidic is leaving the club but Mancini still wants to..." December 13

  • Arsenal prepare to BATTLE Man City for £40m Chelsea and Man Utd target Paul Pogba

    The Express "Reports suggest that City have identified Pogba as the man they see as the long-term replacement for Yaya Toure. And the Citizens now believe they have Financial Fair Play concerns sufficiently under control to enable them to make a huge bid in the near future. Pogba signed a new deal to..." December 12

  • Manchester City join Chelsea in race to sign £8m Argentina midfielder Joaquin Correa

    Daily Mail "Manchester City are understood to have held talks with Estudiantes over a possible £8million deal for Argentina prospect Joaquin Correa. Chelsea, Paris Saint-Germain and Monaco have all checked on the 20-year-old attacking midfielder. Estudiantes say the outline of the transfer would see..." December 12

  • Samir Nasri: Manchester City can be world’s best

    The Telegraph "Samir Nasri has challenged Manchester City to prove they are now one of the “best teams in the world” after overcoming Roma to claim a place in the Champions League knockout stages. Nasri’s stunning goal in the Stadio Olimpico set City on course for the 2-0 victory – the club’s first..." December 12

  • Paul Pogba a £40m club-record target for Manchester City as race for Juventus' star hots up

    Daily Mail "Manchester City are plotting a big-money move for Juventus midfielder Paul Pogba. Work has already begun on identifying Yaya Toure's long-term successor - and France star Pogba features highly among the candidates. The former Manchester United youngster is already viewed as one of the best..." December 11

  • Sergio Aguero faces up to six weeks out with knee injury, says Manuel Pellegrini

    Daily Mail "Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini has revealed striker Sergio Aguero could be missing for up to six weeks due to knee ligament damage. The Argentina ace has smashed 19 goals for the champions this season, but limped off in the opening minutes of Saturday's 1-0 Premier League defeat of..." December 10

  • Samir Nasri vows to leave Manchester City if Manuel Pellegrini decides his time is up

    Daily Mail "Manchester City midfielder Samir Nasri has admitted that he will call time on his career at the Etihad if the club decide they no longer want him. The Frenchman expressed concerns over his future before City's 3-2 win against Bayern Munich last month, stating there would be 'new players' next..." December 09

  • Manchester City will win title if they keep getting referees as benevolent as Andre Marriner

    Daily Mail "Manchester City will win the Premier League again this season if all referees are as benevolent as Andre Marriner was at the Etihad Stadium. Marriner appeared somehow to miss what can only be described as a flying karate kick by Eliaquim Mangala on Everton’s Samuel Eto’o as the City man jumped..." December 08

  • Manchester City’s Sergio Agüero set for lengthy layoff with ligament injury

    The Guardian "Sergio Agüero faces a lengthy layoff due to the knee ligament damage suffered during Saturday’s 1-0 win over Everton, though Manchester City are hopeful he will be out for no longer than a month in what still represents a sizeable blow to the champions. The club is relieved Agüero has not..." December 08

  • Joe Hart poised to sign new Man City contract - Pellegrini

    BBC "Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart is set to sign a new contract with the Premier League champions. Hart, 27, has reportedly been in discussions with the club over a possible new five-year deal since the summer. City boss Manuel Pellegrini told a media conference on Friday: "I always said it..." December 06

  • Sergio Aguero to 'try and convince' Lionel Messi to join him at Manchester City

    Daily Mirror "Sergio Aguero has promised to try and convince Lionel Messi into joining Manchester City. The Argentine pair are close friends having played alongside each other on the international stage since youth level. And while Aguero admits it will be difficult to talk Messi into swapping Catalonia..." December 03

  • Frank Lampard's Manchester City future depends on result of Champions League clash with Roma

    The Telegraph "Frank Lampard’s future at Manchester City is set to hinge on the club’s Champions League commitments, with Manuel Pellegrini waiting until after next week’s decisive fixture against AS Roma before considering an extension to the midfielder’s loan arrangement. Lampard, who scored his fifth goal..." December 02

  • Man Utd want keeper, Liverpool eye Chelsea star, Man City Messi hope

    Daily Star "De Gea is Madrid's top target to take over from Iker Casillas at the Bernabeu and Louis van Gaal has drawn up a list of world class targets should the 24-year-old force through a move. And the Red Devils are prepared to spend big to bring Lloris to Manchester from London. Manchester City are..." December 01

  • Former Chelsea star Frank Lampard has NOT SPOKEN to Man City about loan extension

    Daily Star "The former Chelsea star is set to return to parent club New York City next month to begin preparations for the new MLS season which gets underway in March. The 36-year-old has exceeded expectations at the Etihad and scored City's second goal in the 3-0 win over Southampton. City boss Manuel..." December 01

  • Man City make shock £17m swoop for Monaco left-back Layvin Kurzawa

    Daily Star "The Daily Star Sunday can reveal Kurzawa, 22, flew to Manchester last Tuesday to discuss a move to City in January's transfer window. But he did not attend City's Champions League victory against Bayern Munich that night in an attempt to keep his proposed move secret. It is understood..." November 30

  • Manuel Pellegrini wants Frank Lampard to stay at Manchester City

    The Guardian "Manuel Pellegrini has dropped the strongest hint yet that Manchester City would like Frank Lampard to extend his loan beyond December. The former Chelsea midfielder is due to join New York City next month but has been unexpectedly influential at the Etihad – he was outstanding against Bayern..." November 30

  • I almost joined Chelsea or Man City when Louis van Gaal took over at Bayern - Ribery

    The Express "FRANCK RIBERY has revealed he almost left Bayern Munich for Chelsea or Manchester City when Louis van Gaal took over in 2009. The French winger has gone on to become a mainstay at Bayern as they have once again risen to prominence in Europe. But the former Marseille man says he held talks..." November 26

  • Liverpool, Man United and Chelsea REJECTED chance to sign Sergio Aguero

    Daily Star "The Argentine sensation was 17 when he eyed up a move to Anfield from Independiente. The Reds were managed by Rafa Benitez at the time and Aguero grew up supporting Liverpool. He said in 2006: "If I had to choose a league then it would be the Premier League. "I have been a Liverpool fan..." November 26

  • Manchester City's Yaya Toure refuses to rule out Paris Saint-Germain transfer

    Daily Mirror "Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure has refused to dismiss the chance of a move to Paris Saint-Germain. “You never close the door to a big club” Toure said in an interview with French radio station RMC. "The important thing is to continue my job, you do not know what might happen..." November 22

  • Manchester City want to extend Frank Lampard’s loan while Touré absent

    The Guardian "Manchester City will increase their efforts to extend Frank Lampard’s loan from New York City FC after Yaya Touré confirmed his participation at the Africa Cup of Nations in January following the Ivory Coast’s draw with Cameroon on Wednesday in Abidjan. The tournament, now to be staged in..." November 20

  • Manchester City outcast Scott Sinclair hints at January exit

    Daily Mirror "Scott Sinclair has hinted that he will be seeking an exit from City in the January transfer window after being left in the cold by Manuel Pellegrini. But the Blues winger has pleaded with the manager to give him one last chance to show what he can do before calling time on his ill-fated City..." November 20

  • Blackpool eye Manchester City starlet George Evans on loan

    Sky Sports "Evans is highly-regarded within the corridors of power at Manchester City having progressed through the club's Academy. The central midfielder has yet to make his first-team debut for City, but has been on the bench in the Champions League and Capital One Cup in the last 12 months. Evans..." November 18

  • Chelsea and Man City poised to TRIGGER Atletico Madrid star Koke's £48m release clause

    The Express "Spanish reports strongly claim the Premier League duo have their sights firmly set on signing the 22-year-old, and will bypass a traditional bid altogether. Koke is clearly an incredible talent who looks set to play an integral role in the Spanish national side for many years to..." November 16

  • Vlad Chiriches wanted by Inter Milan as Italians also eye move for Manchester City's Matija Nastasic

    Daily Mail "Inter Milan remain keen on Tottenham defender Vlad Chiriches. The Italians want a defender and a striker in the January window and their shortlist includes Chiriches and Matija Nastasic of Manchester City while Arsenal's Joel Campbell and Fabio Borini of Liverpool are among the strikers they..." November 14

  • Report: Manchester City aim to sign Marco Reus in January

    Pro Soccer Talk "As Manchester City search for improvement after their struggles in European competitions, they are looking to the basement boys of the Bundesliga for a solution. That’s right, Borussia Dortmund are currently second from bottom in Germany (despite already qualifying for the last 16 of the UEFA..." November 06

  • Vincent Kompany dismisses Piers Morgan's £60million plus Ferrari Twitter offer to sign for Arsenal

    Daily Mirror "Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany turned down Piers Morgan's desperate offer of £60million and two Ferraris to get him to sign for Arsenal. Twitter loudmouth Morgan first responded to Kompany's joyous tweet at Anderlecht's comeback to draw 3-3 at the Emirates Stadium on Tuesday evening,..." November 05

  • Yaya Toure racially abused hours after reactivating his Twitter account

    Pro Soccer Talk "Mere hours after reactivating his Twitter account, Yaya Toure was racially abused by a number of users who were then reported to the anti-discriminatory body, Kick It Out. Toure decided to re-enter the Twitter world on Monday following Manchester City’s 1-0 victory over Manchester United,..." November 05

  • Frank Lampard WILL stay at City - on £190k-a-week deal that dwarfs Chelsea wage

    The Express "The former England midfielder has already signed an extension option to his current loan deal at the Etihad on a salary that dwarfs the best wages he ever earned at Chelsea. Lampard's final contract at Stamford Bridge was £151,000-a-week, but he netted a 35 per cent pay rise by agreeing to join..." November 04

  • Manchester City set to go head-to-head with Bayern in £20m battle for Marco Reus

    Daily Mail "Manchester City will go head-to-head with Bayern Munich in a £20million-plus battle for Germany winger Marco Reus at the end of the season. While Reus’s club Borussia Dortmund are adamant he will not be allowed to leave in the January window, they are resigned to losing him next summer because..." November 04

  • Manchester City keep tabs on Liverpool skipper Steven Gerrard

    Sky Sports "Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini has hinted at a move for Steven Gerrard if the midfielder fails to agree a new deal at Liverpool. The former England captain will be out of contract in June and has yet to agree terms on extending his 16-year career at Anfield. Concerns were raised at..." November 03

  • David Silva: Man City midfielder to miss Man Utd clash

    BBC "David Silva is expected to be out for three weeks with a knee injury and will miss Sunday's Manchester derby at the Etihad Stadium. Manchester City's Spanish winger, 28, was hurt in their 2-0 League Cup defeat by Newcastle United on Wednesday. "Maybe he (Silva) will be out for three weeks so..." November 01

  • Arsenal, Liverpool and Man Utd set to be joined by Man City in race for Khedira

    Daily Star "The German international is likely to be one of the most sought-after players in the January transfer window as Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool and Manchester United have all been credited with an interest in securing his services. Champions League winners Real and Khedira have been unable to agree..." October 28

  • Everton boss warns Man City, Utd and Liverpool that Ross Barkley is not for sale

    Daily Star "Barkley signed a new four year deal at Everton in the summer but the speculation over his future won’t go away with neighbours Liverpool and Manchester United reported to be interested, too. But Goodison boss Martinez is totally chilled about keeping midfield sensation Barkley and other..." October 26

  • Football superstar Robinho denies involvement in alleged gang rape of teenage girl

    Daily Mirror "Former Manchester City striker Robinho has emphatically denied any involvement in the alleged gang rape of a teenage girl. The Brazilian footballer released a statement on his official website following reports in the Italian media that he was being investigated over an alleged sex crime in..." October 23

  • Frank Lampard could extend Manchester City spell further into 2015

    Daily Mail "Frank Lampard will be able to extend his stay at Manchester City further in to 2015 if his parent club New York City FC decide to have a pre-season training camp in England. Lampard has quickly become an integral part of Manuel Pellegrini’s thinking at the Etihad Stadium, having impressed with..." October 23

  • Napoli plot Liverpool and Man City transfer raids for Glen Johnson and James Milner

    Daily Mirror "Glen Johnson and James Milner are on the January shopping list of Rafa Benitez’s Napoli. Liverpool full-back Johnson is out of contract next summer and recently admitted talks with the Reds about a new deal had gone “very quiet”. And Manchester City midfielder Milner is also free to speak to..." October 16

  • Jack Grealish poised to kill off Chelsea and Manchester City interest by signing new Aston Villa contract

    The Telegraph "Jack Grealish is poised to sign a new £20,000-a-week contract at Aston Villa after joining Stellar Group, the football agency which represents Gareth Bale and Ashley Cole. Grealish, the highly-rated teenage winger, is expected to conclude talks in the next 48 hours over a four-year deal that..." October 14

  • Joe Hart hopes new Manchester City deal shows he's still No 1

    Daily Mail "England goalkeeper Joe Hart has opened talks with Manchester City about a new four-year contract after receiving assurances that he is seen as the club's long-term No 1. Hart, 27, has returned to top form after a shaky start to the season and is keen to extend his stay at The Etihad before his..." October 12

  • Roma in £10m Manchester City raid for James Milner

    Daily Star "The Serie A outfit have been keeping close tabs on the winger and are expected to make their move in the next transfer window. The news will put pressure on the champions to agree a new deal with Milner and secure his long-term future. Milner is out of contract at the end of this season and..." October 11

  • Manchester City plot deals for Juventus’ Paul Pogba and Everton’s Ross Barkley as they seek Yaya Toure replacement

    Metro "Manchester City are already planning for next summer’s transfer window, with the Citizens reportedly eyeing deals for Paul Pogba and Ross Barkley. Pogba, the former Manchester United midfielder, has already been linked with a return to the Premier League with Chelsea said to be interested in..." October 11

  • Premier League to expand global reach, may add fixtures in America

    Pro Soccer Talk "The Premier League and its clubs have continued to examine the possibility of adding matches overseas in the United States. The aim to hold a 39th round of contests at different places across the globe was denied six years ago by FIFA and other domestic officials, but an interest in completing..." October 08

  • Man City surge ahead of Liverpool, Arsenal and Man Utd in race for German star Marco Reus

    The Express "Reports claim Manuel Pellegrini's side have made an official enquiry for Borussia Dortmund's coveted attacking midfielder, and have asked for updates over his availability. Jurgen Klopp is unlikely to be pleased with the talk surrounding the 25-year-old, but knows he is vulnerable to offers..." October 07

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