Vital Football

Latest Manchester City News

Footballing World Focuses On Man City

Footballing World Focuses On Man City

Google language translator


With the world's economic climate in crisis, football in general, like all of us is being very shrewd when it comes to 'splashing out the dosh'.

With the January transfer window just around the corner and with most of us facing tough financial times, there can't be many clubs left in the world in a position similar to Manchester City whereby money is virtually no object.

Businesses around the globe are having to streamline to have any chance of surviving the credit crunch, and with the banks refusing to lend money, many clubs are going to have their hands forced and sell players they'd rather not.

Even Chelsea are making redundancies in an attempt to cut costs while AC Milan and Real Madrid don't have the financial muscle they once had, only six months ago.

Speculation and rumours surrounding Manchester City's spending power has been hitting the headlines for months now. Talk about Kaka, David Villa and the like moving to Eastlands has been fairly mooted compared to what is about to come.

I predict the transfer window, as a whole will be one of the quietest on record, however on the flip side, Manchester City's acquisitions will be nothing short of sensational.

The media are sniffing out a January world exclusive, and there is going to be only one place the columnists will find it - yes, you've guest it, Manchester City Football Club.



Win FREE pizza with Vital Football!
Select your team and get 50% off if they score twice.
www.papajohns.co.uk/football
Writer:Tudor
Date:Tuesday December 9 2008
Time: 4:17PM

Best of Vital Network

Comments

0
This January one should be an explosive one for Man City. Light the blue touchpaper and away we go! We are on the verge of a new era of major success -- and if Hughes has indeed done his homework then we should be able to sign some world class players. It would be a damp squib, though, if the likes of Santa Cruz and Wayne Bridge show up at Eastlands...
Sindbad
09/12/2008 16:31:00
0
For me they would be one of the last two on my wish list. And we won't be taken for a ride paying silly prices because at the moment cash is king and we can call the tune.
alphieblues
09/12/2008 17:51:00
0
Right then. It's going to mad. I predict outs: Onouha, Jo, Elano. Most probably on loans. We have a relatively small squad so based on recenty selections I think these lads have had their Balt pie and chips. In: Dramatic buys all round. I think they are going to throw serious money at this if the agent links are true. January and next summe could change the face of world football.
Johnny Baguette
09/12/2008 19:47:00
0
Can't take any notice of the agent links as MH has said we will only negotiate directly with Clubs.
alphieblues
09/12/2008 21:05:00
0
only time will tell........have never wanted Xmas to be over and done with like I have this year...!
lincolnblue
10/12/2008 10:22:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Manchester City Articles

The Manchester City Walking Wounded - Injury List

Our weekly update looking at the injury table for Manchester City and also comparing with all our competitors in the Premier League.

The Ped out of Europe Report Real Madrid 1-0 City

Woeful City Go Down Without a Fight

Highlights: Real Madrid 1-0 Manchester City

Fernando's own goal put Real Madrid through to an all-Spanish UEFA Champions League final against Atletico Madrid following an edgy semi-final against Manchester City...

Emotional Reactions Following Real Madrid Defeat

Manchester City limped out of the Champions League last night following a 1-0 defeat at the hands of Real Madrid.

Archived VMC Articles

VMC articles from
As featured on NewsNow: Real Madrid news
Real Madrid News 24/7  

Site Journalists

Tudor
Editor email
Profile
Johnny Baguette
no email
Profile
Pedmachine
no email
Profile
Sedgie
no email
Profile
Skoorb
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

How many goals, if any will City score against Arsenal?
Suggested By: Tudor
Five or more0%
Four0%
Three0%
Two0%
One0%
City won't score100%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
C Leicester City 36 22 11 3 77 30
2 Spurs 36 19 13 4 70 39
3 Arsenal 36 19 10 7 67 25
4 Man City 36 19 7 10 64 30
5 Man Utd 35 17 9 9 60 12
6 West Ham 35 15 14 6 59 17
7 Southampton 36 16 9 11 57 14
8 Liverpool 35 15 10 10 55 11
9 Chelsea 35 12 12 11 48 7
10 Stoke 36 13 9 14 48 -14
11 Everton 35 10 14 11 44 6
12 Watford 35 12 8 15 44 -6
13 Swansea 36 11 10 15 43 -13
14 WBA 36 10 11 15 41 -14
15 AFC Bournemouth 36 11 8 17 41 -20
16 Crystal Palace 36 10 9 17 39 -10
17 Newcastle 36 8 9 19 33 -25
18 Sunderland 35 7 11 17 32 -18
19 Norwich 35 8 7 20 31 -26
R Aston Villa 36 3 7 26 16 -45
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Manchester City Results (view all)

Manchester City Fixtures (view all)

May 8 2016 4:00PM : Arsenal (H)
Barclays Premier League
May 15 2016 3:00PM : Swansea City (a)
Barclays Premier League

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Buzz Lightyear79
2.Tudor78
3.Colin Is The King59
4.Bluedub46
5.fifthcolumnblue38
6.kennyclementstache36
7.Skoorb34
8.Johnny Baguette27
9.seac19
10.Brutto16