Manchester City

Manchester City

2nd in English Premier League

Why the Premier League's success goes deeper than its star power, competitiveness or upsets Why the Premier League's success goes deeper than its star power, competitiveness or upsets

The Premier League is the world's most popular soccer league, but not for reasons you might think. Here's why superstar players aren't everything.

Former Man City midfielder David Silva fined for hurting woman during brawl in Spain Former Man City midfielder David Silva fined for hurting woman during brawl in Spain

Former Spain and Manchester City midfielder David Silva has been found guilty of hurting a woman during a brawl, a Spanish court has ruled.

Man City's Jack Grealish hits back at Graeme Souness criticism Man City's Jack Grealish hits back at Graeme Souness criticism

Manchester City's Jack Grealish has dismissed repeated criticism of his playing style from ex-Liverpool midfielder-turned pundit Graeme Souness.

LIVE Transfer Talk: Man City join PSG, Chelsea, Spurs with interest for Inter's Milan Skriniar LIVE Transfer Talk: Man City join PSG, Chelsea, Spurs with interest for Inter's Milan Skriniar

Inter's Milan Skriniar is being monitored by Manchester City with PSG, Chelsea and Tottenham eyeing the centre-back. Transfer Talk has the latest.

Bayern Munich, Juventus face crises but Son Heung-Min, Kevin De Bruyne shine before break: Weekend Review Bayern Munich, Juventus face crises but Son Heung-Min, Kevin De Bruyne shine before break: Weekend Review

Ahead of the FIFA break, some powerhouses are in a rut. Meanwhile, a couple of Premier League stars came up big. It's ESPN's Weekend Review.

Kalvin Phillips could still feature for England at World Cup despite injury - Pep Guardiola Kalvin Phillips could still feature for England at World Cup despite injury - Pep Guardiola

Pep Guardiola has said midfielder Kalvin Phillips still has a chance of being fit to play for England at the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.

England's Kalvin Phillips doubt for  World Cup with shoulder injury - sources England's Kalvin Phillips doubt for World Cup with shoulder injury - sources

Kalvin Phillips is a doubt for the World Cup and is set to pull out of the latest England squad due to a shoulder injury, sources have told ESPN.

Is Erling Haaland simply unstoppable? Is Erling Haaland simply unstoppable?

Janusz Michallik believes Erling Haaland is "making a mockery" of the Premier League.

Erling Haaland scores again, Jack Grealish silences critics as Man City beat 10-man Wolves to go top Erling Haaland scores again, Jack Grealish silences critics as Man City beat 10-man Wolves to go top

Erling Haaland scored again for Man City, who had an easy afternoon after Wolves went down to 10 men after 33 minutes.

Jack Grealish, Erling Haaland, Phil Foden strike as Man City ease past 10-man Wolves Jack Grealish, Erling Haaland, Phil Foden strike as Man City ease past 10-man Wolves

Manchester City claimed a dominant 3-0 away victory over 10-man Wolverhampton Wanderers in the Premier League on Saturday.

Man City boss Pep Guardiola 'delighted' with Jack Grealish, tells star to ignore critics Man City boss Pep Guardiola 'delighted' with Jack Grealish, tells star to ignore critics

Pep Guardiola says he is "delighted" with Jack Grealish's performances for Manchester City and has told him to ignore any criticism.

Champions League talking points: Erling Haaland saves the day, Juventus struggle, best U21 player? Champions League talking points: Erling Haaland saves the day, Juventus struggle, best U21 player?

Alex Kirkland, Mark Ogden and Rob Dawson answer the burning questions after matchday two of the Champions League group stage.

Guardiola compares Haaland's goal vs. Dortmund to Cruyff and Zlatan Guardiola compares Haaland's goal vs. Dortmund to Cruyff and Zlatan

Pep Guardiola says Erling Haaland's winner vs. Borussia Dortmund was as a mix between Johan Cruyff and Zlatan Ibrahimovic.

UCL Stats: Messi 39 - 38 Ronaldo, Mbappe's chart-topping 30 and Haaland's 26 UCL Stats: Messi 39 - 38 Ronaldo, Mbappe's chart-topping 30 and Haaland's 26

ESPN brings you the best stats from the week's UCL action.

Erling Haaland goal for Manchester City was part Johan Cruyff, part Zlatan Ibrahimovic - Pep Guardiola Erling Haaland goal for Manchester City was part Johan Cruyff, part Zlatan Ibrahimovic - Pep Guardiola

Pep Guardiola hailed Erling Haaland's winner against former club Borussia Dortmund as a cross between Johan Cruyff and Zlatan Ibrahimovic.

Erling Haaland's stunning strike for Man City ensures reunion with ex-side Dortmund was a memorable one Erling Haaland's stunning strike for Man City ensures reunion with ex-side Dortmund was a memorable one

Dortmund looked poised to beat Manchester City, but Erling Haaland's goal for the ages ensured a win against his former side.

Erling Haaland seals Man City comeback win over Dortmund with acrobatic finish Erling Haaland seals Man City comeback win over Dortmund with acrobatic finish

Erling Haaland's stunning strike completed a 2-1 comeback win for Manchester City against his former club Dortmund in the Champions League.

If Man City's global conglomerate, City Football Group, is the future of soccer, can anyone else compete? If Man City's global conglomerate, City Football Group, is the future of soccer, can anyone else compete?

City Football Group owns all or part of 11 clubs worldwide, controlling the contracts of more soccer players than anyone else. But to what end?

Premier League postpones Arsenal vs. Man City so Gunners can play PSV in Europa League Premier League postpones Arsenal vs. Man City so Gunners can play PSV in Europa League

Arsenal's Premier League game with Manchester City has been postponed in order to rearrange the north London side's game against PSV Eindhoven.

Man City's Benjamin Mendy cleared of one count of rape on judge's direction Man City's Benjamin Mendy cleared of one count of rape on judge's direction

Manchester City player Benjamin Mendy was found not guilty Tuesday on a charge of rape of a 19-year-old woman.

Man City-Arsenal could be axed due to fixture pile-up - Guardiola Man City-Arsenal could be axed due to fixture pile-up - Guardiola

Pep Guardiola has said Manchester City's clash against Arsenal could be axed because of the Premier League's fixture pile up.

LIVE Transfer Talk: Barcelona still want to sign Man City's Bernardo Silva LIVE Transfer Talk: Barcelona still want to sign Man City's Bernardo Silva

Barcelona have not given up on their long-held interest in Manchester City midfielder Bernardo Silva. Transfer Talk is LIVE with the latest.

Premier League's best Brazilians: Man United's Antony the 100th player to bring 'jogo bonito' to England Premier League's best Brazilians: Man United's Antony the 100th player to bring 'jogo bonito' to England

Manchester United's Antony became the 100th Brazilian to grace the Premier League last weekend. Here's are some of his most successful compatriots.

Moreno: Man City's win over Sevilla 'was over before it started' Moreno: Man City's win over Sevilla 'was over before it started'

Alejandro Moreno reacts to Manchester City's decisive 4-0 win, saying Sevilla was overmatched from the very beginning.

Manchester City's Pep Guardiola: Erling Haaland praise becoming 'routine' Manchester City's Pep Guardiola: Erling Haaland praise becoming 'routine'

Pep Guardiola says Erling Haaland has become such a prolific scorer at Manchester City that talking about him is part of his matchday "routine."

Premier League Standings

# TEAM GP GD PTS
1 Arsenal 7 +10 18
2 Manchester Cit.. 7 +17 17
3 Tottenham Hots.. 7 +11 17
4 Brighton & Hov.. 6 +6 13
5 Manchester Uni.. 6 0 12
6 Fulham 7 +1 11
7 Chelsea 6 -1 10
8 Liverpool 6 +9 9
9 Brentford 7 +3 9
10 Newcastle Unit.. 7 +1 8
11 Leeds United 6 0 8
12 AFC Bournemout.. 7 -13 8
13 Everton 7 -1 7
14 Southampton 7 -4 7
15 Aston Villa 7 -4 7
16 Crystal Palace 6 -2 6
17 Wolverhampton .. 7 -4 6
18 West Ham Unite.. 7 -6 4
19 Nottingham For.. 7 -11 4
20 Leicester City 7 -12 1
Full Standings

Team Leaders

Top Scorers

# Player Goals M A
9 Erling Haaland 11 7 1
47 Phil Foden 2 7 3
8 Ilkay G√ľndogan.. 2 7 1

Top Assists

# Player Assists M G
17 Kevin De Bruyn.. 6 7 1
47 Phil Foden 3 7 2
20 Bernardo Silva 3 7 2