Saturday's fixtures in the Premier League comes to a close with a clash between reigning Champions Manchester City and Brighton at the Falmer Stadium. Before this meeting, Man City sat third on the league table with 17 points while Brighton are 4th with 14th points. It was just a regular battle for points as both teams are at risk of losing their places after tomorrow's games.
Black men have always represented English teams, but what many fans don't know is that African Internationals didnt really sign for top teams until about two and the half decades ago. With like every adventure, it starts with an adventurer. So who were the first adventurers at Man United, Man City, Chelsea, Liverpool and arsenal?.
Yesterday, Manchester City continued their impressive start to the season as they beat an in-form Brighton side by 4 goals to 1. Photo credit: Getty Images Manchester City will surely be hoping to keep the good momentum in its upcoming games. In this article, SportsBlitz.ng will be looking at the club's next 3 games and rating their chances of winning them.
Manchester United were thrashed 5-0 by Liverpool at Old Trafford on Sunday evening. This means that the red devils have not recorded a win in their last four Premier league fixtures. They are currently placed 7th on the table, and their next couple of matches in November poses to be a challenging one for them.
This season's title race will most likely be a 3 way battle between Liverpool, Chelsea, and Man City. On current form, those three teams are a country mile ahead of the chasing pack. Liverpool’s biggest obstacle will undoubtedly come in January, when they will lose 3 central players- Salah, Mane, and Keita, to the re-scheduled Africa cup of nations.
Manchester City were in the final Premier League action of today as they travelled to face Brighton at the AMEX Stadium on Saturday evening. The Citizens were looking to continue with their fine form in the competition by securing their second straight victory against the Seagulls. Brighton also came into this fixture intending to secure maximum points by defeating Pep Guardiola's men in their today's crucial encounter.
Photo Credit: Getty Images Chelsea went back to the top of the English Premier League standings after picking up three points against Brentford on Saturday. For the first 65 to 70 minutes, the Blues were the better team, but in the fourth quarter of the match, the Bees decided to throw everything at them.
The trio of Ilkay Gundogan, Oleksandr Zinchenko, and John Stones are some of Manchester City's players who were sidelined before the international break. Image via Getty Images According to various media reports, they're expected to return to the squad when the league restarts in a week.
The English Premier league club Arsenal have completed the signing of Zayn Ali Salman, now five years old, becoming the youngest ever recruit at the club after signing up for Arsenal’s pre-academy development centre, aged just four. According to the latest report from Italian outlet Calciomercato, who states that ahead of next campaign, Arsenal are showing interest in adding some attacking talent to their squad.
No matter how you dress up the role in the modern era, it remains the fundamental duty of a Stopper to prevent the ball from crossing the line and scoring or goal conceding. Here are the top ten Glove-men this season 2021\22. 1. Ederson (Man-City)
Matchday 5 of the Women's Super League took centre stage on Saturday with Man United Women Hosting their Noisy Neighbors, City for the first competitive Derby of the season at the Leigh Sports Village. Man City Women had a perfect start to the game with loads of confidence within.
Manchester City are favourites to win the Premier League title this season, as the defending champions have consistently won five games and drawn two to secure their spot at the 3rd spot on the league table with 17 points. Despite their current form, the Cityzens are still lacking an experienced centre forward as they will be looking forward to signing one during the transfer window in January.
Solskjaer is still backed by Man United Manchester United are not getting the results they want despite spending big in the summer. This has put Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's position as the club's manager in doubt and there is a list of managers that are in line to take his place.
GOALKEEPER Edouard Mendy (GK) - Chelsea Mendy was arguably Chelsea's best player in their game against Brentford. The Senegal goalkeeper made six saves to ensure he kept his fifth league clean sheet. DEFENDERS Ben Chilwell (LB) - Chelsea Chilwell was impressive in Chelsea's 1-0 win over Brentford.
The 2021 30-man Ballon D'or Nominee list has been released today via France's Football Ballon D'or official Twitter handle. Familiar faces made the list, faces like Messi, Ronaldo, Neymar, Lewandowski, Benzema, Modric, De Bruyne amongst others were all present. Out of the 30 players all over the world who made this prestigious list, 14 of them are Premier League players and out of these 14, five are Chelsea players and another five are Man City.
Before the international break, Manchester City drew 2-2 with Liverpool in the Premier League, and they host Burnley this weekend. City are now third in the league standings as a result of the draw, and given how bad Burnley has been this season, Pep Guardiola's side should easily take up all three points.
Man City returns to the UEFA Champions League this week, facing Club Brugge in a Group A match. Club Brugge is one point ahead of City in their group, with three points. Brugge is tied for first place in the group with PSG, and they have won their last seven games.
Following the completion of the disputed Newcastle United takeover, Premier League rivals Manchester City and Manchester United have called for an emergency meeting. The Magpies have a new owner, after to a £305 million purchase between a group led by the Saudi Arabia Public Investment Fund (PIF) and now-former chairman Mike Ashley.
No Football Manager will want to shun any Football club as Man City or United for a placement or contract, but in some cases there are reasons why taking jobs needs evaluation and assessment. In Brendan Rodgers case, a lot of rumination is expected of him before taking his final verdict.
The Champions League Group A fixture Club Brugge vs Manchester City ended in City's favor as they claimed a brilliant 5-1 win over Brugge. Here I will analyze the tactical flaws and strategies that led to Man City's victory and Club Brugge's loss. 1. Loose Defense