Manchester City F.C.

(Reguidit frae Manchester City)

Manchester City Football Club is an Inglis fitbaw club who play in the Premier League an at the City of Manchester Stadium. Foondit in 1880 as St. Mark's (West Gorton), they became Ardwick Association Footbll Club in 1887 afore changin their name tae Manchester City Football Club in 1894.

Manchester City
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Full nameManchester City Football Club
Nickname(s)City, The Citizens, The Sky Blues
Foondit1880 as St. Mark's (West Gorton)
1894 as Manchester City[1]
GroundCity of Manchester Stadium
Ground Capacity47,405[2]
AwnerCity Football Group
ChairmanKhaldoon Al Mubarak
ManagerPep Guardiola
LeaguePremier League
2018–19Premier League, 1st of 20 (champions)
WabsteidClub wabsteid

The club's maist successful period wis in the late 1960s an early 1970s when they wan the League Championship, the FA Cup, the League Cup an European Cup Winners' Cup unner the management team o Joe Mercer an Malcolm Allison an wi players includin Colin Bell, Mike Summerbee an Francis Lee.

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Current squadEedit

As o 5 October 2020[3]

Note: Banners indicate naitional team as defined unner FIFA eligibility rules. Players mey haud mair nor ane non-FIFA naitionality.

No. Poseetion Player
2   DF Kyle Walker
3   DF Rúben Dias
5   DF John Stones
6   DF Nathan Aké
7   FW Raheem Sterling (3rd caiptain)
8   MF İlkay Gündoğan
9   FW Gabriel Jesus
10   FW Sergio Agüero (4th caiptain)
11   DF Oleksandr Zinchenko
13   GK Zack Steffen
14   DF Aymeric Laporte
16   MF Rodrigo
No. Poseetion Player
17   MF Kevin De Bruyne (vice-caiptain)
20   MF Bernardo Silva
21   FW Ferran Torres
22   DF Benjamin Mendy
25   MF Fernandinho (caiptain)[4]
26   FW Riyad Mahrez
27   DF João Cancelo
31   GK Ederson
33   GK Scott Carson (oan lend frae Derby County)
34   DF Philippe Sandler
47   MF Phil Foden
50   DF Eric García

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Footnotes
  1. On 16 April 1894, the name was changed to Manchester City.
  2. "Premier League Handbook Season 2013/14" (PDF). Premier League. Retrieved 17 August 2013.
  3. "Squads: Men's team". Manchester City F.C. Retrieved 13 October 2020.
  4. Brennen, Stuart. "Pep Guardiola reveals Fernandinho is new Man City captain". MEN. Retrieved 24 October 2020.
  5. a b Up until 1992, the top division of English football was the Football League First Division; since then, it has been the FA Premier League. At the same time, the Second Division was renamed the First Division, and the Third Division was renamed the Second Division.