It's the mini derby today as Manchester City host Manchester United in the semi-finals of the Under-18 Premier League Cup. United beat Merseyside rivals Liverpool in the quarter finals to set up this morning's clash with City who beat Stoke away in the last round. The winners of today's clash will play either Middlesbrough or Derby County in the final and the tie must be decided today with extra time and penalties required should the game be all square at 90 minutes. Neil Ryan's side beat Liverpool 3-2 in the last round of the competition and have already beaten holders Chelsea in the group stages. United sit third in the U18s league while City sit 15 points behind them in seventh but league form means nothing in a semi final and City will be hoping to book their place in the final. Stick with us as we bring you all the match action LIVE from the City Football Academy. 10:38 A place in the final awaits The stakes are high for this morning’s game as a place in the final … [Read more...] about Man City vs Manchester United U18s LIVE goal and score updates
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Anthony Taylor has come under more scrutiny ahead of tonight's key Premier League clash between Manchester City and Liverpool. Taylor, who hails from Altrincham, will be the man in the middle when the two title rivals face each other at the Etihad this evening in a game which could go a long way to determining where the Premier League title ends up. The decision to appoint has led to some scepticism, despite previous suggestions he supports both sides' bitter rivals Manchester United being categorically denied. But the former boss of the PGMOL Keith Hackett has claimed Taylor's "integrity is at risk" ahead of a crucial fixture for both clubs. "I have already commented on this. [Michael] Oliver would have been my choice," he tweeted. "Taylor integrity is at risk every time he officiated a Manchester club. He lives in Altrincham. "It is unfair of the PGMOL. Look sadly if it went belly up he and his family are at risk". Despite the unhappiness from both Hackett and Liverpool fans ahead of … [Read more...] about Referee Anthony Taylor’s integrity questioned before Man City vs Liverpool
Currently six points clear at the top of the Premier League table and boasting a game in hand, Liverpool open 2019 with a trip to title-rivals Manchester City looking to start 2019 with a bang. The Reds remain unbeaten in the league at the halfway point in the season, and have built a comfortable lead at the top of the table courtesy of reining champions Manchester City suffering back-to-back shock defeats against Crystal Palace and Leicester City. Liverpool come into the game in high confidence having thrashed Arsenal 5-1 last time out, while they have also won three of their last four meetings with Pep Guardiola's men, including their last trip to the Etihad in the Champions League last season. Here is everything you need to know about Thursday night's crucial Premier League clash. Where is it and what time does the game kick-off? Kicking off at 8pm, Jurgen Klopp's side make the short trip to the Etihad Stadium for their first game of 2019. Is Manchester City vs Liverpool on TV and … [Read more...] about Is Man City vs Liverpool on TV?
Two clubs who were relegated from the Premier League last May, two clubs who hired new managers in the summer, two clubs hoping to get back to the top-flight as quickly as possible… Stoke City and Swansea City have plenty in common. The visitors, with Stoke old boy Graham Potter now their manager, have made the better start to life in the second tier, but the Potters will hope to close the gap by claiming victory tonight. Here’s all you need to know about the big match at the bet365 Stadium, including TV channel details, team news and match odds... What TV channel is Stoke City vs Swansea City on? Coverage of the match will begin on Sky Sports Football and Sky Sports Main Event channels at 7pm. You can also stream it via the Sky Go app. The show will be hosted by Scott Minto, the former Rotherham, Chelsea, West Ham and Charlton player who is now a presenter for Sky. He is also an alumni of Staffordshire University, where he studied for a degree in professional sports … [Read more...] about Is Stoke City vs Swansea City on TV? Channel details, kick-off time, team news
Newcastle head to Manchester City on Saturday still looking for their first win of the season. Rafa Benitez’s side have taken just one point from their opening three games and suffered a disappointing 3-1 defeat to Nottingham Forest in the Carabao Cup in midweek. And it doesn’t get any easier for the Magpies as a trip to the reigning Premier League champions is next up. Pep Guardiola’s side have made an unbeaten start to the season and are favourites to lift the Premier League title again this term. What time does Manchester City vs Newcastle kick-off? The action gets under way at 5.30pm. It is one of seven Premier League fixtures taking place on Saturday. Is Manchester City vs Newcastle on TV? How can I follow it live? Yes, this one is on TV. The match will be broadcast live on BT Sport 1 with coverage beginning at 5pm. Failing that, you will still be able to follow the action with ChronicleLive on our matchday live blog. We’ll be bringing you all the pre-match … [Read more...] about Is Man City vs Newcastle on TV, what time is kick-off and who is in the teams?