PIF, PCP Capital Partners and RB Sports & Media acquire Newcastle United Football Club

NEWCASTLE, England and RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, Oct. 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — An investment group led by the Public Investment Fund (PIF), and also comprising PCP Capital Partners and RB Sports & Media (the “Investment Group”), has completed the acquisition of 100% of Newcastle…

Manchester City And Nexen Tire Extend Partnership

MANCHESTER, England, Sept. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Announcement marks the start of a third term for the partnership which began in 2015 Nexen Tire is the official sleeve partner for the men’s and women’s teams across all competitions, as well…

3 Possible Ways In Which Lionel Messi Can Fire Up Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City

City usually line-up in a 4-3-3 formation with two inverted wingers on either side. Manchester City’s formation is perfectly familiar to Lionel Messi as Barca’s preferred formation over the years has also always been 4-3-3. Messi played a total of 28 matches on the right-wing last season and would be extremely accustomed to that role.

Chelsea’s Pursuit Drags On Amid John Stones’ Reluctance To Leave Manchester City

Chelsea have expressed their interest in the 26-year-old central defender who has recently fallen out of favor with Pep Guardiola. Stones’ current deal is set to expire in the summer of 2022. This, in addition to his poor performances, has cut the Englishman’s transfer value to as low as £20 million. City’s most recent signing Nathan Ake has added even more doubts to Stones’ future with Guardiola.

Ahead Of Manchester City’s Champions League QF Clash, David Silva Departs For Italy’s Lazio

David Silva’s ten-year spell at Manchester City is nearing its end. The 34-year-old Spaniard has agreed terms with Serie A side Lazio, joining ‘The White and Sky Blues’ on a three-year deal. Nicknamed ‘El Mago’, Silva made 39 appearances for City last season, scoring six goals and assisting 11 times in all competitions.

Manchester City Replace Leroy Sane With Valencia Wonderkid Ferran Torres

Manchester City have completed the signing of a highly rated Spanish winger from Valencia. The 20- year-old has put his signature on a five-year contract in a deal worth up to €23 million plus add-ons.

Nathan Ake’s Aerial Vulnerability May Prove The Stumbling Block In Manchester City Move

Manchester City have reportedly been in contact with Bournemouth over the potential transfer of Nathan Ake, estimated at a £35 million bargain. The left-sided centre-back is one of the most wanted names on Pep Guardiola’s wish list, as he strives to solve City’s defensive woes.

Explained: How Much Should Manchester City Pay Napoli For Kalidou Koulibaly

The Senegalese international has been linked with a move away from Naples for a long time, but the transfer fee proposed by Aurelio De Laurentis tends to put off the majority of the clubs’ interest.

Déjà vu 2019 For Leeds United But Marcelo Bielsa’s Positivity Is The Difference

Last year, Leeds were sitting second with only four games to play and were three points ahead of third-placed Sheffield United at that time. However, things changed dramatically over the next four games with Leeds collecting only a single point from the last 12 possible.

Manchester City UCL Ban Is Proof — Gulf Money Is Slowly Destroying Football

With Manchester City receiving a two-season ban from the Champions League for serious breaching of the FFP policy, the talks of gulf money ruining world football will only escalate.