‘The fixture to define this Premier League era’ – Liverpool v Man City preview

Klopp v Guardiola. Super Sunday. The best two teams in England go head to head. Heavy metal gegenpress meets the super-attacking jugo de posicion. Judgement Day. Sky Sports can push whatever slogans they want in the lead up to this match, it won’t boost their numbers that much, because everyone from around the world will […]

Opinion: Bernardo Silva proves City will be in good hands when his namesake retires

When Manchester City announced the signing of Portuguese winger Bernardo Silva from AS Monaco in the summer of 2016, eyebrows were raised at the £43m price tag. Rival fans criticised Pep Guardiola and City for spending big money on a player who only really had one top season under his belt, and wasn’t even a […]

Rampant Wolves get second straight win: Wolves v Burnley report

Nuno Espirito Santo’s Wolves registered a second straight Premier League victory as they saw off a poor Burnley side at Molineux on Sunday afternoon. A lone second-half strike from Raul Jimenez was all that settled the sides in the end, as Burnley failed to win for the fifth consecutive match this season. The scoreline of […]

Man City’s £500m revenues explained: Football Finance expert Kieran Maguire talks to Lewis Steele

Lewis Steele, on behalf of City Watch, spoke to football finance expert Kieran Maguire about the Manchester City accounts that were released today: Manchester City announced profits for the fourth consecutive year in their annual financial report, which was publically released on Thursday. City posted total revenues of £500.5m and a profit of £10.5m. The club […]

Talking Tactics: Javi Gracia’s Watford

Javi Gracia’s Watford are flying in the Premier League as we enter the first international break of the season, with four wins of a possible four to their name. Some say it may be a fluke, but you can only beat what is in front of you. Lewis Steele takes a look at Watford’s 4-2-2-2 and […]

Match Review: Manchester City v Newcastle United

  Manchester City earned maximum points with a 2-1 victory over a stubborn Newcastle side at the Etihad on Saturday evening. Raheem Sterling opened the scoring early on with a deft finish, curled past Martin Dubravka in the Newcastle goal. With their first real attack of the half, Newcastle equalised through DeAndre Yedlin, who latched […]