Vital Football

Latest Manchester City News

Man City Face Barcelona, Celtic & Marseille

Man City Face Barcelona, Celtic & Marseille

Manchester City will face Barcelona, Celtic and Marseille in Group One of the inaugural NextGen series.

In addition Ajax has today confirmed their participation in the NextGen Series - the new elite international competition for Europe's finest young football talent. The tournament has been created to provide some of the best youth players in Europe with the platform on which to hone their skills in a highly competitive environment.

Ajax will be joining some of Europe's most prestigious teams, including Barcelona, Inter Milan and Liverpool. Teams will play home and away, with the top two from the four groups progressing to a knock out phase - this will decide which Club is crowned NextGen Champions, in January 2012.

Commenting on Ajax's participation in the NextGen Series, the tournament's creator Mark Warburton said...

'It is fantastic news that Ajax have signed up to the tournament. They are renowned for having one of the best youth academies in the world, producing the likes of Johan Cruyff, Clarence Seedorf and Dennis Bergkamp.'

The Groups now stand as follows:

Group One
FC Barcelona - Manchester City - Celtic - Marseille

Group Two
Liverpool - Sporting Lisbon - Molde - Wolfsburg

Group Three
FC Basel - Tottenham - P.S.V Eindhoven - Inter Milan

Group Four
Ajax - Rosenborg - Aston Villa - Fenerbahce

All of the group fixtures can be found here while the official site can be found at www.NextGenseries.com

Win FREE pizza with Vital Football!
Select your team and get 50% off if they score twice.
www.papajohns.co.uk/football



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

Writer:danielqpr
Date:Friday July 1 2011
Time: 8:15PM

Best of Vital Network

Comments

0
I am really looking foward to this competition ......
Doody
01/07/2011 22:46:00
0
An intriguing competition.
Johnny Baguette
02/07/2011 08:38:00
0
has anyone noticed that '' THE Worlds Greatest Club'' tm, are not involved??, is this because they dont have a good enough reserve team, as the 1 st team did so ''Magnificently'' against Barca......
cityman51
03/07/2011 22:23:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Manchester City Articles

20 Second Manchester City Video Quiz

Have a go at our 20 second Manchester City video quiz and see how many questions you correctly answer.

Who Will City Face In 2016/17 (29/5/16)

All promotions and relegations for the season of 2015/16 have been confirmed, so the full make up of the Premier League for 2016/17 is now known.

(Video) Manchester City: Footballing Heaven

All of what you are enjoying, experiencing, and revelling in, is because at one point in your life, you made the choice, you were talked into it, you simply fell in love...

Pep: A Profile Pt 3 - Outside The Comfort Zone

After the recent wave of Maureen-mania by a media obsessed with the narcissistic, self-absorbed, egotistical, arrogant, smug man who finds himself in charge of a team from just...

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 new players will Pep bring in this window?
Suggested By: johnkelv
Between 1 & 24%
Between 3 & 555%
Between 6 & 835%
9 or more6%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
C Leicester City 38 23 12 3 81 32
2 Arsenal 38 20 11 7 71 29
3 Spurs 38 19 13 6 70 34
4 Man City 38 19 9 10 66 30
5 Man Utd 38 19 9 10 66 14
6 Southampton 38 18 9 11 63 18
7 West Ham 38 16 14 8 62 14
8 Liverpool 38 16 12 10 60 13
9 Stoke 38 14 9 15 51 -14
10 Chelsea 38 12 14 12 50 6
11 Everton 38 11 14 13 47 4
12 Swansea 38 12 11 15 47 -10
13 Watford 38 12 9 17 45 -10
14 WBA 38 10 13 15 43 -14
15 Crystal Palace 38 11 9 18 42 -12
16 AFC Bournemouth 38 11 9 18 42 -22
17 Sunderland 38 9 12 17 39 -14
R Newcastle 38 9 10 19 37 -21
R Norwich 38 9 7 22 34 -28
R Aston Villa 38 3 8 27 17 -49
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Manchester City Results (view all)

Manchester City Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Buzz Lightyear409
2.Tudor405
3.Skoorb309
4.Johnny Baguette210
5.Bluedub202
6.Colin Is The King189
7.kennyclementstache107
8.Rising104
9.seac71
10.johnkelv70