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Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola revealed Riyad Mahrez started on the bench against Tottenham Hotspur because he needed to see Bernardo Silva in action.

Pep Guardiola: Why Manchester City star Riyad Mahrez did not start against Tottenham

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola revealed Riyad Mahrez started on the bench against Tottenham Hotspur because he needed to see Bernardo Silva in action.
Adrian took great satisfaction from helping to secure another piece of silverware for Liverpool after settling the UEFA Super Cup penalty shootout with Chelsea.

Jurgen Klopp lauds ‘incredible’ Adrian’s flying start to Liverpool career

The Spaniard, only in the side because of an injury to number one goalkeeper Allison Becker, saved Tammy Abraham’s penalty to give Liverpool a 5-4 shootout win against Chelsea after the showdown between Champions League and Europa League winners had finished 2-2 in Istanbul on Wednesday.
Harry Maguire has made an immediate impression at Manchester United. GETTY IMAGES

Joleon Lescott: Manchester United’s Harry Maguire not the answer to close gap on City

Joleon Lescott believes Manchester United have made an excellent signing in Harry Maguire, but said that the £80 million ($97m) arrival from Leicester City won't be enough to allow the Red Devils to compete with their local rivals Manchester City.
Super Eagles forward Alex Iwobi has become Nigeria’s top record signing and costliest player following his dramatic £35m (€37.9m) shock transfer deadline day switch to Everton from Arsenal.

Alex Iwobi now Nigeria’s costliest player ever after £35 million move to Everton

Super Eagles forward Alex Iwobi has become Nigeria’s top record signing and costliest player following his dramatic £35m (€37.9m) shock transfer deadline day switch to Everton from Arsenal.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp would find it tough to deal with another Champions League final defeat, according to Jose Mourinho.

Jurgen Klopp, Pep Guadiola, Mauricio Pochettino nominated for FIFA Coach of the Year award

Pep Guadiola and Mauricio Pochettino are also on the 10-man shortlist for the prize at the Best FIFA Football Awards.
Flying Eagles midfielder Tom Dele-Bashiru has dumped Manchester City to joined Super Eagles forward Issac Success at Watford on a six-year contract.

Tom Dele-Bashiru: Why I left Manchester City for Watford

Tom Dele-Bashiru is looking forward to life at Watford and thinks there is a path to progression at Vicarage Road after leaving Manchester City.
Liverpool should be in the market for Gareth Bale if they can afford him, says Paul Ince, with the Wales international told he can “reinvent himself” at Anfield on the back of his Real Madrid struggles.

Real Madrid’s Gareth Bale told to ‘reinvent himself’ at Anfield

Liverpool should be in the market for Gareth Bale if they can afford him, says Paul Ince, with the Wales international told he can “reinvent himself” at Anfield on the back of his Real Madrid struggles.
Nigeria forward Alex Iwobi has admitted that Arsenal were fortunate to score against Huddersfield despite their watertight defence.

Alex Iwobi targets Champions League qualification with Arsenal

Arsenal forward Alex Iwobi says head coach Unai Emery will be expecting significant improvement next season.
Virgil van Dijk believes “anything is still possible” as Liverpool seek to complete a faultless end to their Premier League title bid.

Liverpool’s Virgil van Dijk backed to win Ballon d’Or

Liverpool's three-time European Cup-winning goalkeeper Ray Clemence has called on Virgil van Dijk to be considered as a serious contender to win the Ballon d'Or.
Manchester City

Manchester City begin title defence at West Ham United, Manchester United open at home...

Champions Manchester City begins the defence of their Premier League title away at West Ham, while Manchester United will host Chelsea in a blockbuster meeting to start the campaign after next season’s fixtures were revealed on Thursday.
Diego Maradona

Diego Maradona offers to manage Manchester United without Paul Pogba

Diego Maradona believes he is the man to bring the good times back to Manchester United if the club has run out of patience with Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.
Chelsea will select a host of youngsters for their ‘Final Whistle on Hate’ friendly against the New England Revolution on Wednesday to freshen up Maurizio Sarri’s tired squad before planning a break ahead of the Europa League final.

Juventus reach agreement with Maurizio Sarri

Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri has reportedly reached an agreement to become the next manager of Juventus after the Italian side missed out on Manchester City’s Pep Guardiola.
Adam Lallana would be “perfect” for Manchester City, claims former Blues star Danny Mills, considering the man on the fringes at Liverpool to be a “very gifted and talented footballer”.

Danny Mills: Adam Lallana would be perfect for Manchester City

Adam Lallana would be “perfect” for Manchester City, claims former c star Danny Mills, considering the man on the fringes at Liverpool to be a “very gifted and talented footballer”.
Vincent Kompany confirmed earlier on Sunday that he has played his last game for Manchester City after a glittering 11-year spell at the Etihad Stadium.

Vincent Kompany writes heart-tugging open letter to Manchester City fans

Vincent Kompany confirmed earlier on Sunday that he has played his last game for Manchester City after a glittering 11-year spell at the Etihad Stadium.
Club captain Vincent Kompany has been vital down the stretch in helping guide City to the domestic Treble. But he attributes all their success back to Guardiola. Richard Heathcote-Getty Images

Vincent Kompany leaves Manchester City

Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany has confirmed that he has played his last game for the club.
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has revealed how his team beat Liverpool to the Premier League title, according to report in BBC.

Pep Guardiola: I have full confidence in Manchester City over FFP affair

Pep Guardiola insisted on Thursday that he has complete confidence in his bosses at Manchester City ahead of UEFA’s ruling on their participation in the Champions League, as his side prepares for this weekend’s FA Cup final against Watford.
Liverpool midfielder James Milner says the club have a chance to redeem themselves in the Champions League final after missing out on Premier League glory.

James Milner seeks Liverpool redemption in Champions League final

Liverpool midfielder James Milner says the club have a chance to redeem themselves in the Champions League final after missing out on Premier League glory.
Pep Guardiola considers Manchester City’s Premier League triumph to be the “toughest title” he has won in a trophy-laden coaching career.

Pep Guardiola hailed as ‘obsessive’ genius behind Manchester City winning machine

Pep Guardiola was eulogised on Monday for his relentless hunger for success that propelled Manchester City to a second consecutive Premier League title after a titanic battle with Liverpool.

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