Manchester City Rumors & News

  • Wolfsburg confirm Kevin De Bruyne will join Manchester City

    Sky Sports "Kevin De Bruyne will complete his move to Manchester City by Saturday, according to Wolfsburg's director of sport Klaus Allofs. Sky Sports News HQ reported earlier on Friday that a general agreement was in place between the Premier League and Bundesliga clubs for the 24-year-old..." August 29

  • Wolfsburg insist there is no deal with Manchester City for Belgian forward

    talkSport "Wolfsburg have NOT agreed a fee with Manchester City for Kevin De Bruyne but talks over a deal are under way, the German club have confirmed. Reports surfaced on Wednesday night that Wolfsburg had accepted an offer of around £54m to sell the Belgian winger to City. But the Bundesliga side's..." August 27

  • Man City agree deal for European midfielder as they look set to sign former Chelsea star

    The Express "The Spain U18 winger has completed a move thought to be in the region of £2.1 million according to Manchester Evening News, after the youngster took to Twitter to announce his move. Garcia posted: "Begins a new stage at Manchester City, thanks for all my family at Villareal." The midfielder..." August 27

  • Man City close in on £54m deal for Kevin De Bruyne

    Daily Star "Reports in Germany last night claimed City have reached agreement with Wolfsburg for a fee that would make the former Chelsea midfielder the Premier League's second most expensive star, behind Manchester United's £59.7m signing of Angel Di Maria." August 26

  • Bayern Munich enter race to sign Kevin de Bruyne ahead of Manchester City

    The Telegraph "Bayern Munich have entered the race to sign Manchester City target Kevin De Bruyne by offering Wolfsburg the prospect of keeping the midfielder until next summer. Having abandoned attempts to sign Juventus midfielder Paul Pogba earlier this summer due to the Italian club’s £71m price-tag, City..." August 25

  • Pedro reveals he turned down both Manchester City and Manchester United to play in London with Chelsea

    The Telegraph "Pedro has claimed that he turned down offers from Manchester City as well as Manchester United to join Chelsea and confirmed that a combination of Jose Mourinho, Cesc Fabregas and the London location of the Premier League champions were pivotal to his decision. Speaking yesterday in front of..." August 25

  • German report: Wolfsburg’s De Bruyne coming to Manchester City in $75 million move

    Pro Soccer Talk "Manchester City and Wolfsburg are putting the finishing touches on a $75 million deal that will bring playmaker Kevin De Bruyne back to the Premier League. The 24-year-old couldn’t find his role at Chelsea, but is a dynamic talent. Is that a sign that the Premier League style doesn’t suit De..." August 24

  • Manchester City close on Kevin De Bruyne with £50million deal likely to be done in next 48 hours

    Daily Mirror "Manchester City are closing in on the £50million capture of midfielder Kevin De Bruyne . City remain locked in talks with Wolfsburg over a deal to sign De Bruyne, with confirmation of an agreement over the fee involved expected within the next 48 hours. Former Chelsea star De Bruyne is set..." August 22

  • Manchester City set to announce £32million Nicolas Otamendi signing after defender passes medical

    Daily Mirror "Manchester City are poised to announce the £32million signing of Nicolas Otamendi. Otamendi underwent a medical in Manchester today ahead of his move from Valencia and the deal could be confirmed on Thursday. " August 20

  • Manchester City transfers: Nicolas Otamendi and Kevin De Bruyne set to sign for combined £88m

    Daily Mirror "Manchester City are set to take their spending this summer through the £150million barrier with the signings of Nicolas Otamendi and Kevin De Bruyne. Premier League leaders City are closing in on deals of £56m for Wolfsburg midfielder De Bruyne and £32m for Valencia defender Otamendi. Talks..." August 19

  • Manchester United target Otamendi set to sign for rivals Man City for just £8m

    The Express "Valencia and City have agreed a £31m valuation for Otamendi but because the Spanish club still owe £24m for striker Alvaro Negredo, City are expected to pay only the difference. Argentina international Otamendi's agent Jorge Mendes has been in Manchester this week to broker the deal and the..." August 19

  • Man City target Kevin De Bruyne's agent 'furious' at pledge stunt

    ESPN FC "Kevin De Bruyne's representative and Wolfsburg have reacted with anger after the Manchester City target was seemingly forced into a vow to stay at the Bundesliga club during an awards show on Monday night. De Bruyne, 24, received two awards on Monday as he was named the Lower Saxony footballer..." August 18

  • Nicolas Otamendi's move from Valencia to Man City hits snag

    Sky Sports "Valencia have told Manchester City they want more money for Nicolas Otamendi's proposed transfer to go through, according to Sky Sports' Spanish football expert Guillem Balague. Balague believes a deal had been in place for a fee of £28.4m plus France international Eliaquim Mangala being sent..." August 18

  • Wolfsburg braced for new Man City bid for Kevin De Bruyne

    Sky Sports "Sky sources reported last week that City had made a £47m bid for the 23-year-old Belgium international and skipper Vincent Kompany since admitted he would be a terrific acquisition for the early Premier League leaders. Wolfsburg have denied receiving an official offer for the former Chelsea..." August 17

  • Report: Nicolas Otamendi sold to Manchester City, with Mangala to Valencia on loan

    Pro Soccer Talk "According to a report by Spanish publication AS, Valencia defender Nicolas Otamendi has completed a transfer to Manchester City and will be unveiled Monday, with Eliaquim Mangala headed the other way on loan. Mangala has started both league games for City thus far, and word of his departure..." August 16

  • Man City yet to make Kevin De Bruyne bid - Wolfsburg's Klaus Allofs

    ESPN FC "Wolfsburg have yet to receive any offer for Manchester City target Kevin De Bruyne, the Bundesliga club's sporting executive has said. Widespread reports last week claimed City had offered £47 million for De Bruyne, and there were then claims that the Premier League side had made an improved..." August 16

  • Chelsea and Man City braced as Juventus move in with £28m bid for Real Madrid star Isco

    The Express "Spanish newspaper La Repubblica claim the Italian giants are willing to pay £28.4million to tempt him away from the Bernabeu. Both Chelsea and Manchester City have been linked with the 23-year-old, with Jose Mourinho and Manuel Pellegrini though to be huge admirers. Pellegrini has previously..." August 16

  • Chelsea worried that Manchester United and City secretly want to sign John Stones

    Daily Mail "Chelsea fear both Manchester clubs are secretly plotting moves to snatch John Stones from under their noses. The Barclays Premier League champions are pursuing the England defender having already had two offers rejected by Everton. Jose Mourinho is set to return with a third offer in the..." August 16

  • Manchester City insist they have not bid higher than £47m for Kevin De Bruyne

    Daily Mail "Manchester City maintain they have yet to increase their bid for Kevin De Bruyne at Wolfsburg beyond the £47million that was lodged last week. Reports emerged in Belgium on Saturday that City had put forward a revised £50m offer for the 24-year-old with his Bundesliga club holding out for £57m...." August 16

  • Manchester City keeping tabs on £35m-rated Valencia defender Nicolas Otamendi

    Daily Mail "Valencia remain convinced Manchester City will make a bid for Nicolas Otamendi before the end of the month. City have refused to rule out a move for the centre-back but do not see the position as a priority. They are maintaining a watching brief on the situation as they will always consider..." August 14

  • Manchester United face competition as Manchester City keep tabs on Pedro

    Daily Mail "Manchester City are monitoring Pedro’s situation at Barcelona as the Spain star considers his future over the next 48 hours. Pedro admits he may have to leave the Nou Camp to play more first-team football, and Manchester United are firm favourites to bring him to the Premier League by..." August 13

  • Edin Dzeko: Roma sign Man City striker on season-long loan

    BBC "Manchester City striker Edin Dzeko has joined Serie A side Roma on a season-long loan. The Italian club have paid an initial £2.9m, with a further £7.9m due if the move is made permanent. "I came here to win titles with Roma," Dzeko said. "I can only promise one thing and that is that I will..." August 12

  • Report: Raheem Sterling’s car crashed by friend, nitrous oxide canisters found inside

    Pro Soccer Talk "According to a report by The Sun, a friend of Manchester City winger Raheem Sterling crashed the 20-year-old’s car, leaving it smashed at the scene for days. The report states the expensive Mercedes coupe was found with both airbags deployed, and littered with nitrous oxide canisters, the same..." August 11

  • Manchester City make second bid of £47m for Wolfsburg’s Kevin De Bruyne

    The Guardian "Manchester City have made a second bid for Wolfsburg’s Kevin De Bruyne worth £47m to make the forward the fifth addition of the summer. The offer is an initial £40m plus around £7m of add-ons for the 24-year-old. Klaus Allofs, the Wolfsburg sporting director, continues to claim the German club..." August 11

  • Manchester City target Kevin De Bruyne to demand Wolfsburg exit after bidding upped to £47million

    Daily Mirror "Kevin De Bruyne will tell Wolfsburg he wants to leave after Manchester City made an improved £47million offer for the Belgium star. City have followed up their initial £39million bid with a new one worth around £42million up front with another £5million in add-ons. City believe De Bruyne is..." August 11

  • NBC retains U.S. Premier League TV rights for six more seasons

    Sporting News "American soccer fans can get comfortable turning to NBC's networks for Premier League coverage. NBC Sports Group has reached a six-year extension of its rights to broadcast Premier League games in the U.S., the network announced Monday. The network is in the third and final season of its..." August 10

  • Man City: Raheem Sterling can become £100m star and fire Blues to glory - Pellegrini

    Manchester Evening News "Raheem Sterling can grow into a £100m player according to Manuel Pellegrini. And new team-mate Sergio Aguero is huge fan of the Blues’ record signing as well. Pellegrini splashed £44m to take the England young gun to the Etihad from Anfield last month. And ahead of his Premier League..." August 10

  • Manchester City expect to sign £45m ex-Chelsea ace Kevin De Bruyne this week

    Daily Star "City are so confident the deal will go through that they’ve already booked the Belgian winger’s medical. And that’s despite terms stil having to be agreed with Wolfsburg. It means De Bruyne, 24, could make his debut a week today against old club Chelsea. And Stamford Bridge boss Jose..." August 09

  • Manchester City ‘must pay £45m’ to buy Wolfsburg’s Kevin De Bruyne

    The Guardian "Manchester City have been told they must pay Wolfsburg’s asking price if they want to sign Kevin De Bruyne. City are increasingly confident of persuading the Belgium midfielder to join them but are yet to make a formal offer for a player who is valued at £45m by his current club. Paris..." August 08

  • Pellegrini admits Guardiola shadow looms large over Man City despite signing new contract

    The Express "And Pellegrini, who had a season left on his old deal, says the extension will not save him from the sack if City fail to win a trophy for the second season running. He knows the fact that City's chief executive Ferran Soriano and Txiki Begiristain know Guardiola so well from their days at..." August 08

  • Godín to pen new Atlético deal after rejecting City

    Marca.com "Diego Godín has rebuffed a big-money offer from Manchester City in order to stay at Atlético de Madrid, where he is one of Diego Simeone's on-pitch lieutenants. The club coached by Manuel Pellegrini had been willing to trigger the centre-back's €40 million release clause and tried to convince the..." August 07

  • Man City struck down by bug as Aguero, Silva, and Nasri could miss start of season

    The Express "Striker Aguero and midfielders Silva and Nasri were all forced to miss the club's 'CityLive' season launch event for supporters in Manchester last night after being sent home from training with a stomach bug. Club sources say medical staff advised that the three players were kept away from the..." August 06

  • Kevin De Bruyne fuels speculation of Wolfsburg departure as Man Utd join Man City in race

    Daily Star "The Belgian playmaker is known to be a target for Manchester City after excelling in the Bundesliga since leaving Chelsea in January 2014. And reports today claim United are ready to make a £50m move for the German club's star man. Now De Bruyne himself has refused to commit himself to his..." August 06

  • Manchester City to sign Kevin De Bruyne?

    The Guardian "The problem with spending £49m on a player who has yet to achieve very much is that the rest of the world’s clubs tend to notice. And so, if you’re a club such as Manchester City and have recently bagged Raheem Sterling for that kind of fee, then Wolfsburg aren’t going to flog you Kevin De Bruyne..." August 05

  • Report: Manchester City sells Edin Dzeko to AS Roma for $21 million

    Pro Soccer Talk "Manchester City’s strike force is down a man, according to the BBC. The Premier League runners-up have agreed to sell striker Eden Dzeko to AS Roma, according to the report, for a fee of $21 million. The 29-year-old Sarajevo hitman has been with City since transferring Wolfsburg in 2011. He..." August 04

  • Wolfsburg boss believes target De Bruyne will snub Blues

    Manchester Evening News "Manchester City remain keen on landing midfield playmaker Kevin de Bruyne - but his manager believes he will stay at Wolsburg. Wolfsburg boss Dieter Hecking believes Kevin de Bruyne will snub Manchester City after helping his team beat Bayern Munich to land the German Supercup. The Blues..." August 03

  • Manchester City could lose starlet Marcos Lopes

    Daily Mail "Manchester City face a battle to keep one of the club's most higly-rated youngsters after it emerged that attacking midfielder Marcos 'Rony' Lopes is a transfer target for a host of French sides. Lyon, Monaco and Marseille have registered their interest in the 19-year-old forward and Sportsmail..." August 03

  • Edin Dzeko agrees terms with Roma but fee not settled, Sky sources say

    Sky Sports "Manchester City striker Edin Dzeko has agreed personal terms with Roma, according to Sky sources. But the two clubs are yet to settle on a fee for the Bosnia and Herzegovina international, who has won two Premier League titles in four seasons with City." August 01

  • Manchester City ready to join John Stones chase as Chelsea prepare THIRD bid for Everton defender

    Daily Mirror "Chelsea will return with a fresh bid for John Stones after Everton rejected their second offer of £26million. But Manchester City are ready to join the chase to land the England defender if Chelsea look like they are close to signing him. The champions, who had a £20m move turned down two..." July 30

  • Former Chelsea ace Kevin De Bruyne admits he would like Man City switch

    Daily Star "Wolfsburg’s former Chelsea ace is a £40m target for City. De Bruyne has revealed he is unsure where his future lies following rival interest from French giants Paris St-Germain. He said: “I don’t know where I will play next season. “I just have to train well and make sure that I am fully..." July 28

  • Manchester City dealt Kevin De Bruyne blow as Wolfsburg insist: "We don't need your £50m"

    Daily Mirror "Wolfsburg have told Manchester City: We do not need your money. City want the German club’s £50million-rated Belgium midfielder Kevin De Bruyne after splashing out more than £60m on Raheem Sterling, Fabian Delph and Patrick Roberts. But Wolfsburg sporting director Klaus Allofs, whose club..." July 28

  • Manchester City could earn £14.25m from Stevan Jovetic Inter Milan deal

    The Telegraph "Manchester City will recoup up to £14.25m on out-of-favour forward Stevan Jovetic if the Montenegrin helps guide Inter Milan back into the Champions League. Jovetic, a £22m signing from Fiorentina in 2013, is due to travel to Milan on Tuesday to undergo a medical before completing a season-long..." July 28

  • Manchester City could be without Sergio Aguero for start of season

    ESPN FC "Sergio Aguero is set to miss the start of the Premier League season, with Manchester City likely to be without four of their South American stars. Martin Demichelis, Pablo Zabaleta, Aguero and Fernandinho have not been on City's preseason tour to Australia, having been given time off after the..." July 25

  • Man City target £60m De Bruyne

    ESPN FC "It's no secret that Manchester City have been after Kevin De Bruyne all summer, but it appears that Manuel Pellegrini's side are about to get serious about landing the 24-year-old Belgian star. The Mirror reports that City are prepared to break the £59.7 million British transfer record that..." July 23

  • Manchester City close to loaning Stevan Jovetic to Internazionale

    The Guardian "Manchester City are close to agreeing a deal under which Stevan Jovetic will join Internazionale permanently next summer for €15m (£10.5m) after spending the 2015-16 season on loan at the Serie A club. The Montenegrin has failed to cement a place in Manuel Pellegrini’s starting XI since joining..." July 23

  • Edin Dzeko set for Manchester City exit as Manuel Pellegrini explains striker's pre-season omission

    Daily Mirror "Edin Dzeko is heading for the Manchester City exit after manager Manuel Pellegrini revealed why he's not playing the striker. The City chief claimed uncertainty over the 29-year-old Bosnian's future is why Dzeko hasn't played a minute of the club's pre-season tour to Australia. Dzeko is a..." July 23

  • Arsenal weigh up swoop for Man City striker Edin Dzeko

    Daily Star "Boss Arsene Wenger knows he needs more firepower and the Bosnian has cropped up in talks with his team. The Emirates chief is worried his team are relying too heavily on Olivier Giroud up front as Danny Welbeck struggles with a knee injury. Wenger is well catered for in midfield and can use..." July 20

  • New City signing Sterling unhappy with way he left Liverpool

    Fox Sports "Raheem Sterling admits he is "a bit disappointed" with how he left Liverpool - but says he wanted to join Manchester City to win trophies. The England international completed a £49m ($76.45m) move to Manchester City this week but was criticised for the way the transfer came about. Sterling..." July 19

  • Raheem Sterling receives shaky reception after 'disappointing' exit from Liverpool

    The Score "Raheem Sterling's time at Manchester City hasn't gotten off to the best of starts. During a preseason match in Australia against Melbourne City on Saturday, the 20-year-old newcomer was the subject of a less-than-enthusiastic welcome as the cameras focused in on him on the..." July 18

  • Fabian Delph signs for Manchester City... just days after he declared he was going to STAY at Aston Villa

    Daily Mail "Fabian Delph has left Aston Villa after performing a sensational U-turn to sign for Manchester City. Delph was in discussions over a move to the Etihad in an £8million deal and the transfer was confirmed by Villa's official website on Friday evening. The club wrote: 'Aston Villa can confirm..." July 17