Yaya Toure‘s agent has revealed the midfielder is happy to have stayed at Manchester City, even though he could have moved during the summer transfer window. The agent also played down City boss Pep Guardiola‘s decision to leave Toure out of the squad for this season’s UEFA Champions League.
Manchester: Sergio Aguero will miss the Manchester derby after being punished with a three-match ban for violent conduct despite his club arguing that referee Andre Marriner should have seen the incident in which he was accused of elbowing West Ham defender Winston Reid.
Arsenal fans want Kanu comeback
Arsenal supporters have joked that they’d prefer to see Nwankwo Kanu up front for them instead of Olivier Giroud.
The Nigerian scored a hat-trick in Saturday’s 4-2 friendly win over AC Milan Glorie and Gunners fans would be all too pleased to have him back.
It is a sign of Pep Guardiola’s absolute control at Manchester City that the club were willing to sanction the deadline day departure of almost £100m worth of talent for little more than nominal loan fees in return.
On the face of it, allowing Eliaquim Mangala to seal a season-long loan move to Valencia — two years after becoming the world’s most expensive defender when arriving at the cost of £42m from Porto — is an admission of a hugely expensive mistake. Continue reading Manchester City news: Pep Guardiola makes it clear he is the boss with £100m clear out
LONDON: David Luiz made a surprise return to Chelsea on Wednesday as English Premier League clubs splashed out on the final day of a record-breaking, billion-pound mid-year transfer window.
In late deals, Brazil defender Luiz returned after two years at Paris Saint-Germain, while France midfielder Moussa Sissoko left Newcastle United for Tottenham Hotspur.