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Man City announce 'best-ever' coach Lillo as Guardiola's No. 2

Man City announce ‘best-ever’ coach Lillo as Guardiola’s No. 2

ESPN FC’s Alexis Nunes and Alex Kirkland discuss Juanma Lillo’s arrival at Man City as Pep Guardiola’s No. 2. Gab and Juls discuss potential outcomes after Manchester City appeal their UEFA ban. Gab Marcotti and Julien Laurens react to the news of Vincent Kompany rejecting a coaching role at Man City. Manchester City have announced …

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LIVE Transfer Talk: Bayern join Chelsea and Man City in race for Hickey

ESPN Moreno ‘all for’ UCL final 8 in Lisbon Alexandre Simoes/Borussia Dortmund via Getty Images Claudio Reyna went to Germany at 21 and went on to become a USMNT legend. Now his son Gio, 17, is doing the same. Mike Egerton/PA Images via Getty Images From Jordan Henderson’s barber to lifelong season-ticket holders, supporters are …

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Racism must be stopped like a disease - Man City's Raheem Sterling

Racism must be stopped like a disease – Man City’s Raheem Sterling

Trent Alexander-Arnold speaks about the Black Lives Matter movement and explains why he believes change can happen. Dele Alli speaks about racial inequality following the death of George Floyd and calls on society to change. DeAndre Yedlin shares a message from his grandfather, saying he’d fear for Yedlin’s life in the United States. Manchester City‘s …

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City's Gabriel Jesus urges education on Black Lives Matter movement

City’s Gabriel Jesus urges education on Black Lives Matter movement

Manchester City striker Gabriel Jesus has urged people posting on social media in support of Black Lives Matter to also educate themselves about the movement. The death of George Floyd in Minnesota has sparked a wave of protests across the world, including online, and Jesus is keen for those using the Black Lives Matter hashtag …

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Man City’s appeal of UEFA ban: What’s at stake for City and Financial Fair Play

ESPN Have Chelsea swept in & landed Werner under Liverpool’s noses? Alexandre Simoes/Borussia Dortmund via Getty Images Claudio Reyna went to Germany at 21 and went on to become a USMNT legend. Now his son Gio, 17, is doing the same. Mike Egerton/PA Images via Getty Images From Jordan Henderson’s barber to lifelong season-ticket holders, …

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Guardiola hire his 'best-ever' coach Lillo as Man City No. 2 - sources

Guardiola hire his ‘best-ever’ coach Lillo as Man City No. 2 – sources

Gab Marcotti and Julien Laurens discuss Ismael Bennacer’s rumoured transfer to Manchester City. Gab Marcotti and Julien Laurens react to the news of Vincent Kompany rejecting a coaching role at Man City. ESPN FC’s Rob Dawson selects Bayer Leverkusen’s Kai Havertz as a signing Manchester City need to make. Rob Dawson discusses Manchester City’s interest …

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Man United chase 'The Octopus', UCL final set to be moved, Aouar a target for City, Chelsea

Man United chase ‘The Octopus’, UCL final set to be moved, Aouar a target for City, Chelsea

Welcome to ESPN’s Insider Notebook, featuring contributions from our reporters across the top leagues around the world.  In this edition, Manchester United are linked with a slippery customer in midfield. PLUS: The Champions League final could be on the move. Jump to: Aouar wanted by Man City, Chelsea | Arsenal’s Zoom party | CL final on the move | Smalling needs …

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Manchester City's Phil Foden flouts social distancing in beach kickabout

Manchester City’s Phil Foden flouts social distancing in beach kickabout

Pep Guardiola says football will return but urges fans to continue following government guidelines. Manchester City midfielder Phil Foden has become the latest Premier League player to breach social distancing guidelines amid the COVID-19 pandemic after he was pictured having a kickabout at Formby beach on Merseyside. – ESPN+: Stream ESPN FC TV daily and 30 for 30: …

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Barcelona make enquiry for Man City's Garcia - sources

Barcelona make enquiry for Man City’s Garcia – sources

Sid Lowe says Lionel Messi was never going to leave Barcelona this summer despite his now-expired exit clause. Gab Marcotti and Julien Laurens debate whether Philippe Coutinho will remain at Barcelona. Sid Lowe explains why Barcelona should give Philippe Coutinho a chance if they can’t find a buyer. Barcelona have enquired about Eric Garcia‘s situation …

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Liverpool's potential title clincher could be held at neutral ground due to police advice

Liverpool’s potential title clincher could be held at neutral ground due to police advice

Aston Villa vs. Sheffield United and Man City vs. Arsenal will be the first games back as Prem returns. The Premier League is considering staging six fixtures at neutral venues — including Liverpool‘s potentially title-winning game at Everton next month — on the advice of police chiefs. Plans were revealed on Thursday for the league to …

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Coronavirus: Premier League unlikely to restart on June 12 as hoped - sources

Coronavirus: Premier League unlikely to restart on June 12 as hoped – sources

Gab Marcotti breaks down the latest transfer rumour involving Paul Pogba and Jadon Sancho. Former Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino is happy in London but is open to a move abroad for his next job. The Premier League is increasingly likely to miss their original June 12 target for resuming matches with the clubs expected to …

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Manchester City’s 2008-09 squad: Where are they now?

Manchester City have been transformed beyond recognition by the takeover of Sheikh Mansour. More than a decade of Abu Dhabi ownership has yielded 11 major trophies, including four Premier League titles, and more than £1.5 billion spent on players. It began with a bang on Sept. 1, 2008 when the Abu Dhabi Group agreed to …

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Man City's Mendy taking up painting during 'difficult' coronavirus lockdown

Man City’s Mendy taking up painting during ‘difficult’ coronavirus lockdown

Mark Ogden analyses Leroy Sane’s situation at Manchester City and whether a move to Bayern Munich is possible. Brighton chief executive Paul Barber explains how the club are dealing with player fears on return to training. Manchester City defender Benjamin Mendy said he has taken up painting during lockdown. The Frenchman has admitted he has …

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LIVE Transfer Talk: Man City enter race for Leverkusen star Havertz

ESPN FC Why Bayern Munich are too strong for Frankfurt Alexandre Simoes/Borussia Dortmund via Getty Images Claudio Reyna went to Germany at 21 and went on to become a USMNT legend. Now his son Gio, 17, is doing the same. Mike Egerton/PA Images via Getty Images From Jordan Henderson’s barber to lifelong season-ticket holders, supporters …

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Guardiola, Messi almost joined Getafe from Barcelona - president

Guardiola, Messi almost joined Getafe from Barcelona – president

Barcelona resume team training drills with the signature rondo taking centre stage at their latest practice. La Liga experts Sid Lowe and Ale Moreno test their Messi & Ronaldo IQ in the latest FC quiz. Barcelona’s full squad takes to the training field as they prepare for the return of La Liga. Gab Marcotti explains …

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Man City's Champions League ban appeal to be heard in June

Man City’s Champions League ban appeal to be heard in June

Julien Laurens and Craig Burley react to the news Premier League clubs have agreed to a return to training. Don Hutchison and Craig Burley react to reports of Premier League players hesitant to return to training. Manchester City‘s appeal against a two-year ban from European football will be heard over three days in June, the …

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Coronavirus: Premier League confirm six positive tests

Coronavirus: Premier League confirm six positive tests

Julien Laurens and Craig Burley react to the news Premier League clubs have agreed to a return to training. Don Hutchison and Craig Burley examine Mauricio Pochettino’s options now that his gardening leave is over. Don Hutchison and Craig Burley react to reports of Premier League players hesitant to return to training. Gab Marcotti and …

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Man City’s David Silva to agree short-term contract extension – sources

Joleon Lescott joins Alexis Nunes and Mark Ogden to discuss Manchester City’s last gasp title win in 2012. Manchester City’s Raheem Sterling insists that player and staff safety is the priority when football returns. Julien Laurens says a deal between Manchester City and Bayern Munich for Leroy Sane would make everyone happy. Gab Marcotti says …

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Coronavirus lockdown: Sergio Aguero parks the bus against Juan Sebastian Veron on FIFA 20

ESPN Why Zlatan ‘needed a Steve Kerr’ to be like Michael Jordan Mike Egerton/PA Images via Getty Images From Jordan Henderson’s barber to lifelong season-ticket holders, supporters are ready to party. But has coronavirus affected their joy? ESPN Illustration Look away now, Fernando Torres, Mario Balotelli and Bebe; Bill Barnwell is back to reveal the …

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