Former Arsenal and England midfielder Paul Merson has urged Manchester City defender John Stones to leave the club, after Pep Guardiola opted to play two defensive midfielders in central defence over the former Everton man on Saturday afternoon.
With Liverpool set to provide Manchester City with yet another heavily-fought title challenge this season, Raheem Sterling has labelled last season's task against Jurgen Klopp's men as 'brilliant' in an exclusive interview with FourFourTwo magazine.
An encouraging win over Crystal Palace must be firmly built upon if Manchester City are to get back to their best quickly enough to turn this season back in their favour. With a somewhat depleted squad, Pep Guardiola still has plenty of decisions to make ahead of kick-off against Atalanta. Here's how we predict the Blues will line up in a crucial Champions League tie...
Amongst some domestic troubles, Manchester City's start in the UEFA Champions League could hardly have gotten off to a better start. Comfortable wins over Dinamo Zagreb and Shakhtar Donetsk have given them the perfect platform to finish top of the group, but Atalanta won't be an easy test.
The Champions League is back, and the two teams coming into this tie are looking at very different futures in the competition. Here's an analytical look at Tuesday night's game...
Oleksandr Zinchenko was absent from Manchester City training this afternoon ahead of their Champions League clash against Atalanta at the Etihad Stadium on Tuesday night.
Manchester City and Arsenal are both 'crazy' about Real Madrid Isco thanks to their managers Unai Emery and Pep Guardiola, according to AS as relayed by Sport Witness.
Manchester City right-back João Cancelo was full of praise for Pep Guardiola, when speaking ahead of Tuesday night's Champions League clash with Atalanta at the Etihad Stadium.