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Manchester City podcasts from the football writers at the Manchester Evening News featuring Stuart Brennan, Simon Bajkowski, Ian Cheeseman, Rich Fay and more.

Manchester City podcasts from the football writers at the Manchester Evening News featuring Stuart Brennan, Simon Bajkowski, Ian Cheeseman, Rich Fay and more.
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Manchester City podcasts from the football writers at the Manchester Evening News featuring Stuart Brennan, Simon Bajkowski, Ian Cheeseman, Rich Fay and more.

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English


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Brighton 1-4 Man City: Reaction to retaining the Premier League title; the FA Cup final preview; And how can Pep Guardiola's men get better?

5/15/2019
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Host Arash Bahrami is joined by football writers Stuart Brennan and Tyrone Marshall to review the final day drama at Brighton, the panel also reveal who they thought was City's player of the season and take a look at some of the best moments of the season. The FA Cup final against Watford is on the list of agendas, as is the continued dispute regarding FFP allegations.

Duration:00:47:33

Manchester City 1-0 Leicester: Here's to you, Vincent Kompany...

5/8/2019
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Host Arash Bahrami is joined by MEN football writers Stuart Brennan and Simon Bajkowski to review the crucial mid-week win over Leicester City, the majority of the episode is dedicated to Vincent Kompany and that wonder goal and where it stands amongst the most iconic Premier League goals of all-time. The panel also discuss Kompany's future, the title race with Liverpool as it stands, and the final game of the season against Brighton. (Please note: that we experienced some audio technical...

Duration:00:46:44

Burnley 0-1 Man City: Guardiola's men edge closer to Premier League glory; Raheem Sterling wins PFA and FWA awards

4/30/2019
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Host Rich Fay is joined by football writers Simon Bajkowski and Charlotte Duncker to reflect on another weekend of Premier League action, Burnley were tipped to be City's toughest remaining challenge as they approach the run-in, so the panel discuss where this leaves the title race with two games each to go. Also on this episode, the panel reflect on Raheem Sterling winning the FWA Footballer of the Year and the PFA Young Player of the Year awards, and the panel reveal who they voted for as...

Duration:00:30:59

Man Utd 0-2 Man City: Two neighbours, miles apart; the genius of Bernardo Silva; And will Burnley be the key in destiny of the Premier League?

4/26/2019
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Host Arash Bahrami is joined by Simon Bajkowski and Ian Cheeseman to reflect on the mid-week win over Manchester United at Old Trafford, on this episode the panel review the aftermath of the win, and look at Bernardo Silva's performance in this game, as well as the season as a whole. The PFA team of the year is also on the agenda of talking points, and also City's Player of The Year. In the second half of the podcast, the panel look at the final three league games for Liverpool and...

Duration:00:37:00

Did VAR uncertainty cost Man City a place in the Champions League semi-finals?

4/22/2019
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Host Arash Bahrami is joined by football writer Tyrone Marshall and Ian Cheeseman to reflect on the double-header of games against Tottenham Hotspur in the Champions League and Premier League. The panel discuss the VAR controversy after Fernando Llorente's late goal ultimately proved to be the deciding moment in the second-leg. The panel also discuss the performance and match-winning goal of Phil Foden in the weekend Premier League win, and what the impact he has made on Pep Guardiola's...

Duration:00:38:18

Crystal Palace 1-3 Man City: Could the Manchester derby decide the destiny of the Premier League title?

4/15/2019
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Host Arash Bahrami is joined by Simon Bajkowski and Ian Cheeseman to reflect on weekend victory over Crystal Palace and also look at the upcoming double-header against Tottenham Hotspur in the Champions League and Premier League. The panel look at the wider context of the Premier League title race and examine what the defining fixtures are going to be. On the episode, the panel also discuss the resurgence of Kevin De Bruyne and how he may be hitting top form at just the right...

Duration:00:27:14

The 'London week' for Man City: The FA Cup semi-final review, and getting ready for Tottenham Hotspur

4/8/2019
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Football writers Simon Bajkowski and Stuart Brennan are down in London getting ready for City's Champions League quarter-final against Tottenham Hotspur. This is what the writers had to say after that FA Cup semi-final win over Brighton, and how City are preparing themselves for the first-leg at the new stadium. LISTEN: iTunes: https://apple.co/2Q3q1R3 Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2X8rEO6 PANEL: Stuart Brennan Simon Bajkowski

Duration:00:24:44

Fulham 0-2 Man City: A stroll down by the Thames for Guardiola's men; And is Bernardo Silva player of the season?

4/1/2019
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Host Rich Fay is joined by Stuart Brennan and Tyrone Marshall to review the weekend victory over Fulham, the panel reflect on a comfortable victory at Craven Cottage as City temporarily went back to the top of the Premier League. The panel also discuss Bernardo Silva's influence this season, the Premier League title race as it stands and preview the mid-week game against Cardiff City. LISTEN: Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/2Q3q1R3 Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2X8rEO6 PANEL: Rich...

Duration:00:32:13

International break podcast: Raheem Sterling is a true leader; and City's new alternative Fernandinho option

3/26/2019
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Host Rich Fay is joined by Simon Bajkowski and Ian Cheeseman to reflect on the international break, and the key talking points from the it. The panel also reflect on Oleksandr Zinchenko's defensive midfield performance for Ukraine and whether or not he could be an option for Pep Guardiola in that role until the end of the season. As well as the weekly quiz question, the panel also look into a Twitter 'thread' on Pep Guardiola that went viral earlier in the week. And also preview the weekend...

Duration:00:47:02

Swansea 2-3 Man City: Bernardo brilliance keeps quadruple dream alive after more VAR conservatory

3/19/2019
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Host Rich Fay is joined by football writer Simon Bajkowski to look back on the late FA Cup victory away at Swansea, and look ahead to Pep Guardiola's plans for the rest of the competition. The panel also talk about the brilliance of Bernardo Silva and look ahead to the upcoming Champions League clashes with Tottenham Hotspur. There is also a quick at the latest twist in the Premier League title race following Liverpool's win vs Fulham at the weekend. LISTEN: Apple Podcasts:...

Duration:00:31:16

Man City 7-0 Schalke: The ideal Champions League quarter-final draw; Swansea FA Cup preview

3/14/2019
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Host Arash Bahrami is joined by football writers Stuart Brennan and Tyrone Marshall to review the last-16 Champions League win over Schalke, the panel discuss the emphatic victory at length, Ilkay Gundogan's future after his comments in the pre-match press conference, and Pep Guardiola's belief about City being able to play even better. The panel also reveal their ideal quarter-final draw, and assess the possibility of a potential four Manchester derbies this month. Also on the agenda, is...

Duration:00:37:28

Manchester City 3-1 Watford: Where Raheem Sterling ranks amongst the best; And the Schalke preview

3/11/2019
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Host Rich Fay is joined by Simon Bajkowski and Stuart Brennan to review the weekend victory over Watford and to assess the talking points from that game. Raheem Sterling's hat-trick is hot on the talking points, as well as that controversial first goal, and the panel have a further look ahead to the double header of action away from the Premier League with the Schalke match and then Swansea in the FA Cup. LISTEN: iTunes: https://apple.co/2Q3q1R3 Spotify:...

Duration:00:26:54

Bournemouth 0-1 Man City: Blues are back on top of the Premier League... But are there more twists to come?

3/5/2019
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Host Arash Bahrami is joined by Simon Bajkowski and Ian Cheeseman to review the weekend win over Bournemouth, City going back to the top of the Premier League and Pep Guardiola's post-match comments on it being one of the best games his side have ever played. The panel also review Liverpool dropping more points in the title race and the panel assess whether or not they are beginning to feel the heat in the Premier League title race. LISTEN: Apple Podcasts:...

Duration:00:41:36

Man City 1-0 West Ham: What's up with Riyad Mahrez?

2/28/2019
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Host Arash Bahrami is joined by football writers Stuart Brennan and Tyrone Marshall to review the mid-week Premier League win over West Ham, on the list of talking points for the panel was the debatable award of a penalty, the form of Riyad Mahrez and the Premier League title race analysed as the run-in for the title begins. LISTEN: Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/2Q3q1R3 Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2X8rEO6 PANEL: Arash Bahrami Simon Bajkowski Tyrone Marshall

Duration:00:31:40

Carabao Cup final review: City victorious at Wembley again; and the Kepa-Sarri controversy

2/25/2019
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Host Arash Bahrami is joined by City football writers Stuart Brennan and Simon Bajkowski to review the Carabao Cup final win over Chelsea, the panel discuss all the major talking points from the game at Wembley, as well as debating the possibility of City's chances of a historic quadruple, and where the injury sustained to Fernandinho leaves them for the run-in. LISTEN: iTunes: https://apple.co/2Q3q1R3 Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2X8rEO6 PANEL: Arash Bahrami Stuart Brennan Simon...

Duration:00:31:35

Schalke 2-3 Man City: The VAR controversy; And the Carabao Cup final preview

2/22/2019
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Host Arash Bahrami is joined by Stuart Brennan and Tyrone Marshall to review the mid-week Champions League win over Schalke and the panel have assessed the talking points from the first-leg, from the VAR controversy to Pep Guardiola's post-match comments about fighting for the Champions League. The panel also look ahead to the Carabao Cup final and assess the selection headache that Pep Guardiola faces ahead of their return to Wembley Stadium against Chelsea. LISTEN: iTunes:...

Duration:00:40:44

Schalke vs Man City preview: Does Guardiola need his strongest side in the Champions League

2/20/2019
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Guttentag! Stuart Brennan is joined by Ian Cheeseman in Gelsenkirchen to preview the Champions League fixture against Schalke on Wednesday night. With the Carabao Cup final on the weekend the two discuss the team selection for the first-leg and what we can expect from Pep Guardiola's approach for the game. #mcfc #talkingcity #manchester #city #man city #podcast #schalke #championsleague #ucl

Duration:00:32:28

Man City 6-0 Chelsea: Where this performance ranks amongst City's best under Guardiola

2/13/2019
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Host Arash Bahrami is joined by chief City writer Stuart Brennan and Simon Bajkowski to review the resounding weekend win over Chelsea in the Premier League. Among the talking points for the panel is where that performance ranks amongst City's best under Pep Guardiola and where Stuart Brennan believes Sergio Aguero ranks amongst the greatest Premier League strikers of all-time. The panel also take a look at what City could achieve this season, and the FA Cup clash against Newport County...

Duration:00:34:09

Everton 0-2 Man City: The hallmark of champions; and are City's title rivals feeling the pressure?

2/8/2019
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Host Arash Bahrami is joined by football writers Simon Bajkowski and Rich Fay to review Wednesday night's win over Everton, the result also meant City returned to the top of the Premier League and the panel assess how much significance this has in the title race despite Liverpool's game in hand. The panel also assess a pivotal date for the diary in Manchester City's season and the title race, and is Liverpool's recent dip in results down to injuries? Or is the pressure getting to them?

Duration:00:38:46

Man City 3-1 Arsenal: Is Sergio Aguero the greatest Premier League striker of all-time?

2/4/2019
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Host Rich Fay is joined by chief Man City writer Stuart Brennan and Ian Cheeseman to review the weekend victory over Arsenal, Aguero's controversial third goal is among the talking points for the panel and the guys also discuss where Sergio Aguero ranks amongst the all-time Premier League greats.

Duration:00:44:34