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Paranoia...or are the pundits really out to 'get' City?

Football is a game all about opinions, or so we’re told.  It’s argued that if you take away the controversy surrounding the flashpoints – the penalty appeal, the handball, the diving – you rip the heart out of the most popular team sport on the planet. In an age of wall-to-wall football coverage, where social media gives everybody a chance and a channel to have their views ‘heard’, there are […]

Manuel is taking the Michael - SPURS 1 MAN CITY 5

Apparently it was all happening at White Hart Lane, but what’s all the fuss about – it was just the ‘same old same old’ performance from Manuel Pellegrini’s Manchester City. To say City were ‘average’ would be to underplay this emphatic 5-1 demolition of an in-form Tottenham Hotspur. Average presently equates to just three goals per Premier League fixture, but who’s to say that won’t rise before season’s end? It […]