Manchester City are now in the enviable position where they can send players to clubs outside of the Premier League or anywhere they want to send them as long as they still pay them however much money a week. That’s what money does: it talks.
Although, it’s still rather surprising that the tempestuous relationship between boss Roberto Mancini and Craig Bellamy has ended with the Welshman going to Cardiff City, in the league below City. Records will, in all likelihood, be broken. Whether it be attendance, goal-scoring, or disciplinary records, they’ll be off boyo. Read more.