English midfielder Gareth Barry is in danger of missing the World Cup after Manchester City announced he has ankle ligament damage that will sideline him for up to four weeks.
It’s been a while since the blue side of Manchester was so prominent in the England shirt. You could perhaps go as far back as the 1970 World Cup when Francis Lee and Colin Bell used their Maine Road success to muscle into a squad full of 1966 legends. Shaun Wright-Phillips, Joleon Lescot and Gareth Barry are staking their claims for a place in South Africa, in the present day and creating a sense of excitement that City has not felt since the halcyon days of the late 1960s.
Colin Bell almost certainly never gained the medals his… Continue reading
LONDON (AP) -Tottenham edged Bolton 1-0 and Manchester City beat Aston Villa 3-1 on Saturday to stay neck and neck in the race for a Champions League spot, while Villa slipped out of contention and has to settle for a Europa League berth.