No Case For Defence – CDZ024

Before Saturday’s game at Selhurst Park Pep Guardiola had successfully evaded earning himself the status as the Premier League’s newest tinker man. Prior to the Palace game, Guardiola has averaged 1.9 defensive changes as Manchester City manager, a rotation policy, often unwarranted, that is costing City clean sheets and defensive stability. The experimenting has left… Read More No Case For Defence – CDZ024

Now We Have Something To Base A Preview On – CDZ020

With last years performances, City understandably had their doubters, but we look ‘back’ and are proving those doubters wrong. City are proving me wrong. Pre-season tours State-side and Down Under are not telling enough to base any season preview on. Two games and six points in, there’s some colour following last years campaign. It was… Read More Now We Have Something To Base A Preview On – CDZ020

Engineering the Blueprint? Back to the Drawing Board – CDZ017

It wasn’t quite the lacklustre title defence we were forced to witness two years ago, but it’s not been the barnstorming assault on back to back titles we hoped for back in August either. With the sun set on this years campaign, there’s clarity on where and why it went wrong. Early exits from the… Read More Engineering the Blueprint? Back to the Drawing Board – CDZ017

My first, my last. Plus, Do we know our best side? – CDZ012

My first, My Last, My Everything Avid readers of Corazon will notice there’s been an absence of content since last season’s climax at home to West Ham, when we lifted our second Premier League title. And it’s been due to the shame I’ve had to conceal, that I know support a different team. Well, I… Read More My first, my last. Plus, Do we know our best side? – CDZ012

So It Ends, Champions. Plus Copa Mundial – CDZ011

  It’s staggering to think what we actually do with ourselves when summer roles around and there’s no football. In a World Cup year, City’s league triumph has quickly been forgotten. Whereas two years ago Joleon Lescott and Gareth Barry joined Roy Hodgson’s squad along with Joe Hart and James Milner, it’s just the latter… Read More So It Ends, Champions. Plus Copa Mundial – CDZ011