Man City's road to the quadruple is clear, but do they have the energy to complete a historic season?
Manchester City are chasing history. Their trip to Craven Cottage to face Fulham on March 30 marks the first of a potential 15 games in 64 days that could end with Pep Guardiola and his players becoming football immortals.
No English club has ever achieved a clean sweep of every competition they have entered in a season. Manchester United famously won the Premier League, FA Cup and Champions League in 1999, while Liverpool pulled off the league, League Cup and European Cup in 1984. They also...
There's Lionel Messi, and then there's the rest. The weekend's football in Europe seemed to suggest so, although one must put this helpful caveat: Juventus gave Cristiano Ronaldo the weekend off.
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Lionel Messi scored his 33rd La Liga hat-trick in the course of Barcelona's 4-1 win away to Real Betis, also his 45th hat-trick for Barcelona across all competitions. He also has six hat-tricks for the Argentina national team, taking his overall tally in competitive...
SWANSEA, Wales -- Pep Guardiola admits he is tired and needs to get away from football for a week as he prepares for the final two months of the season and what could be a historic quadruple.
Manchester City reached the semifinals of the FA Cup on Saturday but were knocked off the top of the Premier League 24 hours later when Liverpool narrowly beat Fulham.
And the City boss will now take a break after a run of 11 victories in just six weeks and has also given a week off to players not called up...
Manchester City will face Brighton & Hove Albion and Watford will face Wolverhampton Wanderers in the semifinals of the FA Cup.
Both matches will be played at Wembley on the weekend of April 6-7 (live on ESPN+ in the U.S.).
Brighton were the final team to reach the last four with a dramatic penalty shootout victory at Millwall, after they were 2-0 down with just minutes remaining of the regular 90.
Reigning Premier League champions Manchester City's quest for an unprecedented quadruple remained...