Southampton 3 Manchester City 1 | In-depth Match Stats Summary

Southampton 3 Manchester City 1 | In-depth Match Stats Summary

Mauricio Pochettino's Southampton stunned the Champions of England with the unlikely victory of the day. There was no doubt at full-time that Southampton deserved all three points - out playing the Champions at times. St Mary's was at its loudest in the first twenty-three minutes when Southampton found themselves two goals to the good. Two mistakes led to goals - the first, from Gareth Barry, allowed Jason Puncheon to run at the City defence and play Rodriguez through who scuffed his shot …
Everton 2 Manchester City 0 | Match Report & Stats

Everton 2 Manchester City 0 | Match Report & Stats

Manchester City were made to rue tactical mistakes yesterday as Everton ran out 2-0 winners at Goodison Park. Leon Osman opened the scoring for Everton just after the half hour mark with what could be one of the goals of the season. The visitors came close through Carlos Tevez and Edin Dzeko, but Nikica Jelavic finished the game off in stoppage time with a beautiful shot past Joe Hart. Everton came into this game on the back of a home …
Borussia Dortmund interest in Dzeko is genuine | Dzeko stats

Borussia Dortmund interest in Dzeko is genuine | Dzeko stats

Three weeks after confirming that Robert Lewandowski will not be signing a new contract for the club, Borussia Dortmund have similarly confirm their interest in Manchester City forward Edin Dzeko. It was general manager Michael Zorc that confirmed this interest in the Bosnian. Speaking to Sport-Bild weekly, he said: [quote]There should be little doubt about Edin Dzeko being a top-class striker. He is a great forward and a player one should be keen on.[/quote] He stopped short of saying a …
When A King Loses His Crown: What has Happened To Manchester City?

When A King Loses His Crown: What has Happened To Manchester City?

Last season we saw what many would describe as the most theatrical finish to the English Premier League in some time. The “noisy neighbors” in Manchester, as Sir Alex Ferguson would mention, flip-flopped at the top of the league with Manchester United the entire season.  Heading into the final match-day, tied on points, Manchester City was atop the league on goal differential. Manchester United did its part by winning their final match against Sunderland 1-0. And with help from Queens …