Monthly Archives: August 2012

Mancini won’t quit over transfer policy

Roberto Mancini has laughed off reports that he is willing to quit Manchester City in frustration at the club’s transfer policy. •  Liverpool 2-2 Man City City have only made one summer signing, Jack Rodwell, while failing to lure a host … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Manchester City Ties 2-2 at Liverpool

Defending champion Manchester City twice recovered from being a goal behind to tie 2-2 at Liverpool in English soccer’s Premier League yesterday. Stoke City and Arsenal had a scoreless draw. Martin Skrtel and Luis Suarez scored for Liverpool, with Yaya … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

City keeping us on our toes!

Manchester City began their Premier League title defense in much the same way as it had claimed the championship months earlier by coming from behind to secure a dramatic 3-2 victory overSouthampton at the Etihad Stadium. The excellent Carlos Tevez gave City a first … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Man City win Community Shield

Second-half goals from Yaya Toure, Carlos Tevez and Samir Nasri gave the Premier League champions their first Shield triumph since 1972. But it was the succession of tackles, eight yellow cards and a straight red for Branislav Ivanovic that left the biggest … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

English Community Shield

Battle for supremacy begins The curtain-raising fixture to the English season is not one that is coveted by the top clubs, but is still of great importance to the forthcoming Premier League campaign. “If in the end we win the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment