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MAN CITY v NEWCASTLE UTD - Toon hoping for lucky 13 against City

The protocol that requires the Premier League programme be postponed to accommodate international fixtures is about as popular as flatulence in a space suit for the majority of fans who follow the fortunes of England’s elite clubs. Manchester City boss Roberto Mancini isn’t much of an advocate either, especially if it means the skipper of his team turns out for his country, having previously missed two months and eight games […]

RBNR ARCHIVE - MAN CITY 1 MAN UTD 0 - Heaven and Hell

A Glaswegian pensioner edged closer to meeting his maker as sky blue heaven appeared on Manchester City’s horizons at a turbo-charged Etihad Stadium. Sir Alexander Chapman Ferguson will be hoping a derisive put down of the blue side of Manchester is not a self-fulfilling prophecy come the Premier League finale on 13 May. He famously retorted ‘not in my lifetime…’ when asked if City – flush with Sheikh Mansour’s riches […]

ARSENAL 0 MAN CITY 2 – Priceless...even at £62 a-head!

If you’re paying £129,456 in the January sales you’d have every right to expect something a bit special. That’s exactly what was served up to 2,088 travelling Manchester City fans who witnessed history in the making. At £62 a-go, some of the most faithful football fans in the land had baulked at Arsenal’s extortionate admission levels, leading City to return 912 unsold tickets – much to the delight of the […]