Vital Football

Latest Manchester City News

Team News: Arsenal v City

Team News: Arsenal v City

City's 2014/15 season technically gets underway with a game at Wembley on Sunday.

The traditional curtain raiser of the charity shield (it's still the charity shield for me, not the community shield nonsense) will see reigning champions City take on FA cup holders Arsenal.

This weekend comes to soon for Frank Lampard to make his City debut, he along with the other players who have only recently returned from an extended summer break after the world cup this week aren't going to feature.

Alvaro Negredo (foot injury) is of course sidelined.

Olivier Giroud (lacking fitness) isn't expected to start for Arsenal but summer signings Calum Chambers, Mathieu Debuchy and Alexis Sanchez should play but David Ospina (thigh) could miss out.

There is no love lost between the sides and as much as this game doesn't really count to for too much ahead of the season it is a chance to lay down a marker isn't it?

A first charity shield win for City at Wembley will be the aim on Sunday and I reckon they will do this....

This site would like your blogs, so if a fan can offer us a genuine opinion from someone that supports Man City we would love to share it with the masses!

To email your own unique article/blog for publishing
***CLICK HERE***



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

Writer:VMC Admin
Date:Saturday August 9 2014
Time: 8:17PM

Comments

0
The team who wins this meaningless nonsense doesn't usually with the title. Maybe it's one that Pellegrini can do without
pedmachine
09/08/2014 20:41:00
0
All eyes on Jovetic. On absolute fire this summer. Be interesting to see if The Engineer deploys the wingers...
Johnny Baguette
09/08/2014 20:44:00
0
I hope for a Draw, as last time we won this Charity/Community Shield thing the Rags won the Title at a Canter, and we cant have that again..... so lets av a draw 6 months each to polish the Shield then go all out for the cups that matter.
cityman51
09/08/2014 22:42:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Manchester City Articles

Leicester City v Manchester City - Match Preview

City return to the King Power stadium where they face Leicester City in the EFL Cup Quarter Final

The Ped Report City 4-1 Tottenham Hotspur

City Steam-roller Marches On

Joy To The World

Manchester City continue to give 'Joy To The World' following another emphatic win over a so-called Premier League top 4 team. Yes, you heard it first right here on VMC. On yesterday's performance

Stats: Manchester City v Tottenham Hotspur

All the stats from Manchester City (4) vs (1) Tottenham Hotspur, Etihad Stadium, 16/12/17 Att: 54214

Manchester City Archived Articles

VMC articles from

Site Journalists

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

Current Poll (see more polls)

City's overall performance, out of five against Spurs?
Suggested By: Tudor
Five58%
Four42%
Three0%
Two0%
One0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Manchester City Results (view all)

Manchester City Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Johnny Baguette414
2.Buzz Lightyear324
3.Skoorb316
4.OziMan191
5.Colin Is The King179
6.Rising172
7.kennyclementstache152
8.BamaEngineer103
9.Bluedub97
10.johnkelv78
Write for Vital Football