• Manchester United may have to reverse Champions League quarter-final legs to accommodate Manchester City

    2 monthes ago - By Yahoo Sports

    Manchester United will have to reverse their Champions League quarter-final and play away if Manchester City are drawn at home at the same time amid safety fears. United and City will discover the identity of their quarter-final opponents when the draw for the last eight is made in Nyon on Friday morning. There is the prospect of the two clubs being paired together, or against fellow Premier League rivals Liverpool or Tottenham Hotspur, while Barcelona, Juventus, Ajax and Porto are the other potential opponents.
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  • Bernardo Silva pens long-term Manchester City extension

    2 monthes ago - By Yahoo Sports

    Manchester City midfielder Bernardo Silva has agreed a new contract running until 2025, the Premier League champions have announced. Silva joined City for £43.5million in 2017 after playing a starring role in Monaco's title-winning season in Ligue 1, also shining as they knocked out Pep Guardiola's side on the way to the Champions League semi-finals. The Portugal international's terms at the Etihad Stadium ran until June 2022 but he becomes the latest City player to be tied down to a long-term extension after excelling this term - regularly earning fulsome praise from Guardiola.
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  • Silva: City want to prove Guardiola wrong in Champions League

    2 monthes ago - By Yahoo Sports

    Bernardo Silva insists his Manchester City team-mates are motivated by Pep Guardiola's claims they are not ready to win the Champions League. City made an emphatic statement of intent in the last 16, demolishing Bundesliga strugglers Schalke 7-0 at the Etihad Stadium to wrap up a 10-2 aggregate triumph - the second biggest knockout-stage win in the history of the competition. Guardiola was fulsome in his praise of City's efforts afterwards but returned to a familiar theme of marvelling at the Champions League pedigree of others - most notably Juventus after Cristiano Ronaldo's hat-trick...
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