Manchester City supporters have been in fine voice in the Transfer Tavern all season given their team’s incredible start to the campaign, which got a whole lot better on Tuesday night as they edged past Feyenoord 1-0 in their penultimate Champions League group stage clash to finish top of Group F.
Pep Guardiola’s men went into the 2017/18 season heavily tipped by many to go on and win the Premier League title, and they have certainly lived up to expectations so far by winning 11 of their 12 league matches to open up an eight-point lead over neighbours Manchester United at the summit. And they are sweeping aside all before them in Europe as well as a Raheem Sterling strike two minutes from time saw them narrowly beat Feyenoord on Tuesday to clinch top spot in Group F, and extend their winning run to an incredible 17 matches in all competitions.
Thus, there have been many delighted City fans in the Tavern throughout the current campaign, and many are already eagerly anticipating their side’s return to action on Sunday when they travel to newly-promoted Huddersfield Town seeking to retain their firm grip on the Premier League title race.
In the meantime though, there has been plenty for our resident Citizens supporters to get their teeth into, not least recent reports linking them with a move for Leicester City winger Riyad Mahrez.
The Algeria international played a key part in the Foxes’ unbelievable title-winning success back in 2015/16, and although he wasn’t able to back that up last term, there have been signs that he’s returning to his best this time round with two goals and five assists already for Claude Puel’s side.
And the wing wizard has reportedly attracted the interest of Guardiola’s City, and were Mahrez to move to the Etihad Stadium in January, here are TWO other stars that could follow him to the North West…
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