Online Broadband Guide
Online Broadband Guide


Aguero at the double as Man City keep quadruple bid alive

Aguero at the double as Man City keep quadruple bid alive

Manchester City striker, Sergio Aguero scored twice in two second-half minutes to help Premier League leaders to beat Burnley on Saturday and reach the FA Cup fourth round.

Disciplined defending from the Clarets frustrated City who were able to create little in the first half but a lapse in concentration 11 minutes after the break allowed Pep Guardiola's side back into the game. After that, it depends if we win and I deserve to extend my contract.

"Both of Sergio Aguero's goals were incredible, there were clever and quick and I am happy with both of his goals", Guardiola told reporters.

"I am happy for him to have made his statement and it is not easy for him to travel to Spain and England back and forth".

Sergio Aguero of Manchester City crosses the ball under pressure from Charlie Taylor of Burnley
Sergio Aguero of Manchester City crosses the ball under pressure from Charlie Taylor of Burnley

Guardiola is halfway through a three-year contract at the Etihad Stadium - the same length of time he spent at Bayern Munich in his previous job - and reports last month suggested the Catalan would be offered a bumper extension on account of City's dominant form so far this season.

Manchester City fielded a strong team for this cup tie despite making four changes from their midweek league game against Watford which included Claudio Bravo starting between the sticks.

City continue to win regardless of the competition. "I want to win". Giving an update on the contracts of star man De Bruyne and striker Jesus, now sidelined due to a medial knee ligament injury, Guardiola said, "My last news is 'Dinho is close, so close. Gabriel and Kevin, I don't know", Guardiola explained.

follow

loading...

editors' picks

January 06, 2018
Adler blasts ICE director's threat to jail local elected officials
ICE is out there doing things that, one day, are going to embarrass the conscience as much as the revelations about torture did. U.S. courts have repeatedly held feds can't force states/localities to do Trump's bidding on draconian deportation tactics.

January 05, 2018
Chelsea set to beat Spurs and sign Everton midfielder Barkley for £15m
Chelsea are set to take their season's spending past the £200m mark after making a £15m bid for Everton midfielder Ross Barkley . However, now it looks like Conte's words have been heard by the board as they go after one of his main transfer targets.

January 05, 2018
Justin Timberlake channels Steve Jobs in new Filthy music video
The album will have 16 songs and Justin will release three more tracks before the full album comes out on Super Bowl weekend. Justin Timberlake released the lead single to his fourth studio album earlier this morning titled " Filthy ".

January 01, 2018
Seoul holds second ship over 'oil transfers' to North Korea
Results of the investigation will be reported to the UN Security Council's sanctions committee, foreign ministry officials said. The vessel is suspected of transferring 600 tonnes of oil to the North Korean tanker Sam Jong 2 in global waters on October 19.

December 31, 2017
Vice President Joseph Boakai concedes defeat to George Weah
Weah was declared the victor of Liberia's presidential election run-off on Friday, the country's elections commission confirmed. Mr Weah's critics argued that his lack of political experience makes him unequipped for Liberia's top job.

December 31, 2017
Bitterly Cold As We Head Into the New Year
As temperatures fall below freezing Saturday night , patchy freezing drizzle is possible Saturday night into midday Sunday . We will finally get a brief break from our cold damp dismal loss of sunny weather for Saturday and part of Sunday .

December 28, 2017
Western Wall Train Station to Be Named after President Trump
She added: "What we are doing is returning our embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, where we had it for many years". Katz approved construction plans for the train on Tuesday, The Jerusalem Post reported .

December 26, 2017
Kentucky woman killed 'savagely' in dog attack identified
Two dogs attacked and killed a woman and left her husband injured in southern Kentucky, CBS affiliate WKYT in Lexington reports. Investigators with the sheriff's office are warning residents no to engage with the unsafe animal if they come across it.

December 25, 2017
Suspected cholera cases reach one million in Yemen
The number of suspected cholera cases in Yemen has reached one million , the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) says. Saudi Arabia said on Wednesday it would allow the Houthi-controlled port of Hodeidah, vital for aid, to stay open for a month.

December 23, 2017
Elderly Couple Arrested With $336K of Pot, Claims it Was Christmas Gifts
The police found 60 lbs. of marijuana as well as containers of concentrated THC, the chemical in marijuana that gets people high. Though many states have legalized marijuana to varying degrees, Nebraska is not among them.