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VMC - Archives for 2006

Abysmal Performance (05/01/2006)

What has gone wrong at City? (06/01/2006)

Riera to sit out cup tie. (06/01/2006)

Sommeil facing ban (06/01/2006)

City look for cup run (06/01/2006)

Fowler eases City nerves (07/01/2006)

Why Robbie Fowler must be sold (08/01/2006)

Stats: Man City v Scunthorpe 07/01/06 3pm (09/01/2006)

City handed home tie (09/01/2006)

Show us the money, Stuart! (12/01/2006)

Derby week .. 'Munich' singing (12/01/2006)

Mills suffers further blow (12/01/2006)

Derby week .. Stand up, Sit down. (12/01/2006)

Journalists wanted (12/01/2006)

Derby Week .. Warning signs? (13/01/2006)

Derby preview (13/01/2006)

City ease past whingers (16/01/2006)

Samaras deal close (16/01/2006)

Wigan in the cup (18/01/2006)

A Window of Opportunity? (18/01/2006)

Typical City? (22/01/2006)

Europe? Err, No Thanks… (23/01/2006)

Whatever happened to SWP? (23/01/2006)

Malbranque still the man? (23/01/2006)

New City Forum (23/01/2006)

In support of Gazza!! (23/01/2006)

City Transfer Gossip (25/01/2006)

Barton, Contracts and Agents (25/01/2006)

Distin to stay? (26/01/2006)

FA Cup 4th Round (27/01/2006)

Where is the money? (27/01/2006)

Fowler to Liverpool (27/01/2006)

Time for a boycott? (27/01/2006)

Fowler Won't Haunt City (27/01/2006)

Shock! Horror! City spend money! (28/01/2006)

City to sign Samaras (28/01/2006)

Samaras deal nears completion (29/01/2006)

City reach last 16 (29/01/2006)

Stats: Man City v Wigan 28/01/06 3pm (29/01/2006)

Villa in the Cup (30/01/2006)

Barton On The Move? (30/01/2006)

Double Swoop Completed (31/01/2006)

Barton ... No Class (31/01/2006)

Villa Tie on TV (31/01/2006)

Newcastle Preview (01/02/2006)

Wright-Phillips Bid Rejected (01/02/2006)

Barton Digs Deeper Hole (01/02/2006)

City Seal Souness' Fate (03/02/2006)

Tommy's View on Onouha (03/02/2006)

Psycho's Doing Fine (03/02/2006)

Fowler ... You're Welcome to him (03/02/2006)

A Safe Pair of Hands (09/02/2006)

Opinion: Enough is Enough (09/02/2006)

Celebrity Fit Club (13/02/2006)

The Goals Keep Coming (13/02/2006)

Barton to Sign New Deal (13/02/2006)

Pearce for England? (13/02/2006)

Date Set for Youth Derby (13/02/2006)

Cole Injury To Open Doors (14/02/2006)

Psycho to Stay at City (14/02/2006)

City Youngsters Get Call Up (18/02/2006)

You Are What You Eat (18/02/2006)

Micah Keeps City's Cup Hopes Alive (20/02/2006)

Long Wait For Cup Replay (21/02/2006)

An Unsung FA Cup Hero (21/02/2006)

Barton Red Card Bad News For Psycho (26/02/2006)

Ireland's the man to replace Joey. (01/03/2006)

Stand Up if You Love City! Honest? (01/03/2006)

Sven's Left Back Problem - Sorted ! (02/03/2006)

Double Defender Swoop Rumours (02/03/2006)

Midfield Priority For City (04/03/2006)

City Seal McCarthy's Fate (06/03/2006)

Riera to Sign Permenant Deal ? (07/03/2006)

Best Supporters In The Land ! (07/03/2006)

Pearce to sign new deal? (08/03/2006)

Kings of the cock up? (08/03/2006)

Top Marks For Pearce (09/03/2006)

Micah scoops our award for February (10/03/2006)

This Forum Needs YOU (11/03/2006)

Save Pearce from England job (12/03/2006)

Villa ask Questions (13/03/2006)

Crofty pens New Deal (13/03/2006)

City look to 1/4 Finals (13/03/2006)

Have Faith In Our Young Guns (16/03/2006)

Midfield Signing Speculation (16/03/2006)

West Ham Reward Fan Loyalty (16/03/2006)

Is Time Up for Joey? (18/03/2006)

A question of Priorities (19/03/2006)

High Hopes for the Cup (19/03/2006)

FA Cup Quarter Final (20/03/2006)

There goes the season again ! (21/03/2006)

More Injury Woe For City (22/03/2006)

What Midfield? (22/03/2006)

Fans expect City departures (23/03/2006)

City reach Cup Final - no, honestly! (23/03/2006)

Return of the Prodigal Son? (24/03/2006)

Chelsea Preview (25/03/2006)

The Hand of Drog (25/03/2006)

Better than Jacques Cousteau (26/03/2006)

Vultures gathering for Micah (26/03/2006)

Speak Up Stuart ! (27/03/2006)

Fixture Changes (28/03/2006)

Goat Heading Back Home (29/03/2006)

More experience for Kasper (29/03/2006)

Red card for Styles (29/03/2006)

Smash and Grab alert (30/03/2006)

Blues Season In A Nutshell (06/04/2006)

City stutter to defeat (09/04/2006)

An Inadequate Season? (10/04/2006)

Defender Succession Planning ? (10/04/2006)

City cheer amidst the gloom (11/04/2006)

Unwanted Sibby? (13/04/2006)

Journalist Wanted (13/04/2006)

Contracts weigh heavily on Pearce (14/04/2006)

Some light relief at last ! (14/04/2006)

When your luck's out ...... (16/04/2006)

Barton missed treatment puzzler (17/04/2006)

Rule changes you'd like to see (17/04/2006)

Hopes fading for next City win (19/04/2006)

World Cup 50-50 for Micah (23/04/2006)

Richard has Dunne it again ! (27/04/2006)

Doghouse for Riera (28/04/2006)

Vassell - Pearce's Best Signing (02/05/2006)

Poll 4 World Cup: U R having a laugh (04/05/2006)

City Squad Frailties Exposed (05/05/2006)

BWP - We'll Never know ! (07/05/2006)

Gooners - Beware the new stadium ! (07/05/2006)

World Cup in safe hands with James (08/05/2006)

World Cup heartbreak for SWP (08/05/2006)

Dickov not the answer for City (11/05/2006)

City need Dyno-Rod treatment (14/05/2006)

Backroom re-shuffle at City (14/05/2006)

Man City transfer rumours: Volume 27 (20/05/2006)

Wise head on young Sturridge (22/05/2006)

Hart pumps young blood into City (22/05/2006)

Lack of Ambition? (23/05/2006)

Journalists Required (23/05/2006)

Today we are Buying? (24/05/2006)

Guess What? Reyna's injured (24/05/2006)

Am I missing something ? (24/05/2006)

City Defence Developments (26/05/2006)

Mills Listed (26/05/2006)

Return of a Saviour? (26/05/2006)

Fair treatment for David James (26/05/2006)

Come home Shaun - all is forgiven (27/05/2006)

City Transfer Rumours Vol 31 (28/05/2006)

Get SWP back, but not at any cost (30/05/2006)

City Transfer Rumours Vol31 & a half (01/06/2006)

New City Home Kit released (01/06/2006)

Was it really better at Maine Road? (01/06/2006)

More rumours about Distin (02/06/2006)

Dark Clouds over City Academy ? (03/06/2006)

City Influence on World Cup Squad (03/06/2006)

New City kit not a hit (03/06/2006)

Monday Morning City Rumour Round-Up (05/06/2006)

Psycho Needs Help.... Maybe ! (05/06/2006)

City Look-a-likes (08/06/2006)

Crouching Striker, Hidden Talent (08/06/2006)

City Lookie-Likey Volume #2 (09/06/2006)

Get Well Soon Wayne - from Man City (11/06/2006)

James linked with Prem new boys (11/06/2006)

Fortune's a changing (14/06/2006)

City Rumours Volume 41 (18/06/2006)

City sign up new midfielder (20/06/2006)

City visit Chelsea (22/06/2006)

Reyna's International Farewell (23/06/2006)

Marc-Vivien Foe Remembered (26/06/2006)

City Rumours Volume 57 (27/06/2006)

SWP Article on VitalFootball Chelsea (27/06/2006)

Early Sky fixtures. (30/06/2006)

Barton to Boro - finally? (04/07/2006)

City midfield swap deal on cards? (05/07/2006)

BWP moves to South Coast (05/07/2006)

Expectations Low (06/07/2006)

Hamann to Sign This Week? (10/07/2006)

Supporters Prepared to Wait. (10/07/2006)

City in Govou Link. (10/07/2006)

Sidwell in City Talks (11/07/2006)

City Sign Hamann (12/07/2006)

City defenders in demand (15/07/2006)

City to unveil new striker ? (17/07/2006)

City win at Dale (23/07/2006)

The Week Ahead (24/07/2006)

Club before Country? (24/07/2006)

Barton hits three at Vale (27/07/2006)

Croft on the Way Out? (27/07/2006)

City XI at Alty (27/07/2006)

Frankie's Winning Start (28/07/2006)

City defence needs more depth (29/07/2006)

Croft potential not realised (31/07/2006)

Flood Leaves City (03/08/2006)

Little Support for Distin (03/08/2006)

Pompey Sniffing around James (03/08/2006)

City in Tunisian Swoop? (03/08/2006)

Kewell in City Link? (03/08/2006)

Fantasy League (03/08/2006)

Shanghai Three Way Attack (04/08/2006)

Tigers Nearly King of City (06/08/2006)

James on the Way Out? (07/08/2006)

China Trip a Success (07/08/2006)

Sol to join City? (08/08/2006)

Sibierski looking for Everton move (09/08/2006)

James puts in Transfer Request (10/08/2006)

Trabelsi deal Close. (10/08/2006)

Pompey offer accepted (10/08/2006)

City get Trabelsi (10/08/2006)

Man City Poor - Porto Won ! (12/08/2006)

Size Matters For City (13/08/2006)

Distin downgrades as offer Accepted (15/08/2006)

Isaksson Signs (15/08/2006)

City's Opening Pontin's Victory (16/08/2006)

City target signs for Charlton (16/08/2006)

Mixed week for City Internationals (17/08/2006)

What do Chelsea Think? (18/08/2006)

Distin - Will he....Won't he ? (20/08/2006)

Chelsea Preview (20/08/2006)

City lost, but don't panic - yet ! (21/08/2006)

What Did Dickov Do Wrong ? (21/08/2006)

City go down to Chelsea (21/08/2006)

Jamo's Return (22/08/2006)

Show James Some Respect (22/08/2006)

Mills for Reading ? (23/08/2006)

Disappointing Draw at the Deva (23/08/2006)

City Still Firing Blanks (24/08/2006)

Distin Stays - It's Official (24/08/2006)

Injury Setback For New City 'Keeper (25/08/2006)

Thatcher charged and banned. (25/08/2006)

Arsenal Preview (25/08/2006)

Not One Of The Better Weeks @ City (26/08/2006)

City Register First Win of Season (26/08/2006)

Time to lay off Thatcher (27/08/2006)

Stats: Man City v Arsenal 26/08/06 17:15 (27/08/2006)

Chesterfield in the Cup. (27/08/2006)

City to sign Thomert? (27/08/2006)

City Play It Both Ways (27/08/2006)

Samaras Out Of Greece Squad (28/08/2006)

City Legend Allison at Eastlands (28/08/2006)

Left Side Still A Worry for Pearce (28/08/2006)

Cole To Head for the Coast (30/08/2006)

Thatcher Fined and Banned. (31/08/2006)

Late City Transfer Deals Disappoint (01/09/2006)

Vassell out for Two Weeks (05/09/2006)

Ungrateful Cole's Parting Swipe (07/09/2006)

Barton Must Push For England Spot (07/09/2006)

Isaksson on course for City debut (07/09/2006)

Thatcher faces fresh police probe (07/09/2006)

Goals at a premium for new look City (08/09/2006)

City face stern test at the Madjeski (09/09/2006)

Pearce To 'Educate' Young Micah (12/09/2006)

Officials Treat City Harshly (12/09/2006)

Pearce to Appeal Dabo Red Card (12/09/2006)

FA Slap Ban on Thatcher (12/09/2006)

Danny Mills Rumours (13/09/2006)

FA Reject Dabo Red Card Appeal (14/09/2006)

Blackburn v Manchester City Preview (16/09/2006)

Academy Back to Winning Ways (16/09/2006)

Vassell Injury Gloom for City (16/09/2006)

Beasley wants City stay (16/09/2006)

Reserve Round Up (16/09/2006)

The reason for City's away form is ? (17/09/2006)

City Legend George Heslop: 1940-2006 (18/09/2006)

Colombian Defender Swoop for City ? (20/09/2006)

Late Winners from Latics (20/09/2006)

Grab Curbishly Quick ! (21/09/2006)

Stats: Chesterfield v Man City 20/09/06 19:45 (21/09/2006)

Humiliated Again! (21/09/2006)

Players Rally to Pearce's Support (22/09/2006)

Red Boots No More For Beasley (22/09/2006)

Manchester City v West Ham Preview (22/09/2006)

Pearce relaxes at Deepdale (22/09/2006)

Crisis ....What Crisis ??? (23/09/2006)

Pearce makes it a family affair (24/09/2006)

Stability Is Key For City (24/09/2006)

Fans Are Backing Pearce (26/09/2006)

City Old Boy In Lions Den (26/09/2006)

Pearce Putting In Overtime (26/09/2006)

City fork out for Sturridge (29/09/2006)

City look for away points (29/09/2006)

Everton v City Preview (30/09/2006)

Academy Get A Point (30/09/2006)

City v Everton Prediction Spot On (30/09/2006)

Cheeky Joey In Trouble Again (30/09/2006)

Stats: Everton v Man City 30/09/2006 3pm (01/10/2006)

Richards grabs late point (01/10/2006)

City Need To Add Stickability (01/10/2006)

City Injury Jinx Strikes Again (02/10/2006)

Pearce drops interest in target (03/10/2006)

Don't Punish Barton (03/10/2006)

Nicky Weaver For England (03/10/2006)

City's Reserves Back to Winning Ways (04/10/2006)

Police clear Barton (04/10/2006)

European Football at Eastlands (04/10/2006)

Usual Pontins League Disappointment (05/10/2006)

FA Bring Game Into Disrepute (06/10/2006)

Fresh Speculation about City Star (08/10/2006)

England are the new Middlesbrough (08/10/2006)

Wigan Athletic v MCFC (19/10/2006)

Beanie's Luck Runs Out (21/10/2006)

Humiliation (21/10/2006)

Stuart - sit down and be quiet ! (22/10/2006)

Vote of Confidence? (23/10/2006)

Psycho wants Manager Transfer Window (27/10/2006)

Players to Blame for City's Plight (27/10/2006)

MCFC v Middlesbrough (28/10/2006)

Dickov Spirit Earns City Vital Win (30/10/2006)

Another hoodoo abolished! (31/10/2006)

Lay Off City Fans Beeky ! (31/10/2006)

City Draw in Widnes (01/11/2006)

Did City Lose Their Best Striker? (02/11/2006)

Pearce CAN Turn City Around ! (03/11/2006)

Charlton Athletic v MCFC (03/11/2006)

Unlucky Blues Go Down Fighting (04/11/2006)

Bad Technique Cuts City's Options (06/11/2006)

Surinam Striker Link - Slory Not ? (06/11/2006)

Weaver chases new deal. (07/11/2006)

Weekend Betting Preview (09/11/2006)

Rumour Silly Season Underway (09/11/2006)

'Keep Faith With Strikers' - Pearce (10/11/2006)

Sibierski returns to Eastlands (10/11/2006)

City v Newcastle - Referee Alert (10/11/2006)

Micah gets England nod. (10/11/2006)

City host Magpies (10/11/2006)

City Draw A Blank .... Again ! (11/11/2006)

A day in the life of Graham Poll (13/11/2006)

Still No Room For Weaver (13/11/2006)

Big Month Ahead For Stu (13/11/2006)

Micah Debuts With Honours (16/11/2006)

Micah's Best Position Poser (17/11/2006)

MCFC v Fulham FC (18/11/2006)

City Win Eases Pressure (19/11/2006)

Stuart Pearce Podcast (20/11/2006)

Stand Up Sit Down (21/11/2006)

Hamann to Return? (23/11/2006)

Corradi and Vass? (23/11/2006)

City to beat Liverpool? (24/11/2006)

Liverpool v MCFC (24/11/2006)

Safe Standing (24/11/2006)

Pearce - Villa v City Podcast (28/11/2006)

Aston Villa v MCFC (29/11/2006)

City ease past Villa (30/11/2006)

Stats: Aston Villa v Man City 29/11/06 7:45pm (30/11/2006)

Football Manager Comp (02/12/2006)

Pearce Podcast on Watford game. (04/12/2006)

MCFC v Watford FC (04/12/2006)

City v Watford Preview (04/12/2006)

Wednesday in the Cup (04/12/2006)

Stuart Pearce Podcast On Point Earnt (05/12/2006)

Stats: Man City v Watford 04/12/06 8pm (05/12/2006)

Drab Draw at Eastlands (05/12/2006)

Wednesday on Sunday (07/12/2006)

Weekend Betting Preview (07/12/2006)

City in Takeover Talks (07/12/2006)

Get the Supporters Back In (07/12/2006)

Journalist Wanted (07/12/2006)

Pearce - under dog podcast (08/12/2006)

City visit Obsessed United (08/12/2006)

Stats: Man Utd v Man City 09/12/06 12:45 pm (10/12/2006)

Defensive Lapses Cost City (10/12/2006)

Pearce podcast - errors let us down (10/12/2006)

Stuart Pearce podcast on Spurs game (15/12/2006)

MCFC v Tottenham Hotspur (16/12/2006)

Pearce AUDIO - horrified (18/12/2006)

FFC - FIFA Manager 07 (22/12/2006)

Time for Change! (22/12/2006)

Pearce isn't too despondant AUDIO (22/12/2006)

Pearce shopping abroad again? (22/12/2006)

Ever Decreasing Crowds (22/12/2006)

MCFC v Bolton Wanderers FC (22/12/2006)

Stats: Man City v Bolton 23/12/06 3pm (24/12/2006)

Another Xmas Shocker (24/12/2006)

Stats: Sheff Utd v Man City 26/12/06 3pm (27/12/2006)

Ireland Strikes for City (27/12/2006)

West Ham v MCFC (29/12/2006)

Stats: West Ham v Man City 30/12/06 3pm (31/12/2006)

Blues Pull Clear (31/12/2006)

MCFC v Everton (31/12/2006)

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