UK time is: 19:09:41
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

One Quarter Of The England Squad Is Sky Blue



The profound disappointment of The Blues' failure to hammer Sunderland at the weekend was tempered by the announcement of England's European Qualifier Squad...

No less than SIX Manchester City players have been selected, a fact lost almost entirely upon the legions of hacks and snipers queuing up to drool over having been proved right that The Citizens won't win every game they play this season.

Conveniently, nobody in the 'Street of Shame' has picked up on another fact that Roberto Mancini has selected SIX English starters in his Blues team for the last two Premier League fixtures. In comparison, our noisy neighbours the kamikaze rags have selected one and two Englishmen in their respective matches.

Joleon Lescott's reward for battling back from serious injury to first team action is to join James Milner, Shaun Wright-Phillips, Gareth Barry, Joe Hart and Adam Johnson for the important clashes with Bulgaria and Switzerland.

Again, the widely preferred established order is rocked. Only two rags, two red scousers, two Arsenal and one Chelsea player have made Fabio Capello's 24 man squad. Our pals at Spurs have four well merited players selected.

Again, City continue to ruin English football!

City Holding Their Own In State Of The Nation





Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The journalist

Writer: Bluey Armstrong VMC Newsdesk Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday August 30 2010

Time: 8:26AM

Your Comments

Ruining football.
fifthcolumnblue
Plotting climate change, kidnapping of babies, and the next global recession also. Ruining everything.
StuMCFC
AND The Championship!
Johnny Baguette
Is that 80mil (not including wages) worth of talent ?? Lescott 20mil Milner 24mil SWP 16mil Barry 10mil Hart 1mil Johnson 10mil
SUper Yido
We bought SWP back for 8.5 million, Joe for 600k, Johnson for undisclosed (5-7 million), Milner for 16 million + Ireland, Lescott for undisclosed (20-24 million), and Barry for 12 million. That adds up to approximately 65 million in cash for six current England internationals or on average 10.8 million each.
StuMCFC
 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Manchester City Articles

Stats: Manchester City v Chelsea (Sunday September 21 2014)

Give Chelsea No Quarter (Friday September 19 2014)

Team News: City v Chelsea (Friday September 19 2014)

Pellegrini - We Have To Perform (Friday September 19 2014)

Cousillas - We Can Still Top The Group (Thursday September 18 2014)

Stats: Bayern Munich v Manchester City (Wednesday September 17 2014)

Milner Linked With Arsenal Again (Monday September 15 2014)

The Ped Report....Arsenal 2-2 City (Sunday September 14 2014)

Archived Manchester City Articles

List All VMC Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Johnny Baguette 314
2. Skoorb 239
3. Bluedub 183
4. fifthcolumnblue 159
5. rojo2010 96
6. citizhun 94
7. Buzz Lightyear 85
8. CITYBOY1000 79
9. PhillyBlueMoon 77
10. Spooks 69

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Man City 1 - 1 Chelsea
Arsenal 2 - 2 Man City
Man City 0 - 1 Stoke
Man City 3 - 1 Liverpool
Newcastle 0 - 2 Man City

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
3. Aston Villa 5 3 1 1 0 10
4. Arsenal 5 2 3 0 4 9
5. Swansea 5 3 0 2 2 9
6. Man City 5 2 2 1 3 8
7. Leicester City 5 2 2 1 1 8
8. West Ham 5 2 1 2 1 7
9. Spurs 5 2 1 2 1 7

Breaking League News

The Sign of a Gentleman!
Chelsea : 21/09/2014 18:56:00
Liverpool: Rodgers Admits To Drop In Standards
Liverpool : 21/09/2014 18:33:00
Everton : 21/09/2014 18:21:00
Manchester City 1 Chelsea 1
Chelsea : 21/09/2014 18:05:00
Man City : 21/09/2014 18:04:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Who Performs Best As A City Solo Striker in a 4-5-1?
Suggested By:  David Cross
Jovetic 9%
Dzeko 26%
Aguero 65%