Performance Records and Top ten players of Manchester City FC
The Citizens have a decorated performance record in the past and their trophy cabinet has been filled with significant titles but the club has not won any major title since 1976 but the arrival of wealthy new owners may end this run as Manchester citfy fc have a star studded squad in a bid to win the Premier league. The club established in 1880 has great potential to end their title drought and are well on course by sitting comfortably at the third position in the BPL only behind Arsenal on goal difference.
1) Football League First Division Winners (2 times).
2) Football League Second Division Winners (Record 7 times).
3) FA Cup Winners (4 times).
4) League Cup Winners (2 times).
5) Charity Shield Winners (3 times).
6) European Cup Winners Cup (1 time).
Apart from this, City has recently also qualified for the playoff rounds of the Europa League.
Since its takeover about two years ago, Manchester city fc has been on a massive spending spree of over $519 million in a bid to bring world class players to the club and claim a position among the ‘BIG FOUR’ of the Barclays Premier League inorder to qualify for the prestigious UEFA champions league; the arrival of players like Carlos Tevez, David Silva, James Milner and the Toure brothers (Yaya and Kolo) have strengthened the squad and helped them finish fifth in the 2009-2010 season. The top ten players are both who can score and save goals, have worked hard for the success of their team and played well under pressure. First in line is talismanic striker Carlos Tevez who is a fan favourite and has scored 33 goals for the club since arriving in 2009. Following him his Brazilian striker Robinho who scored 15 goals in his debut season.
1) Carlos Tevez.
3) Emmanuel Adebayor.
4) Gareth Barry.
5) Stephen Ireland.
6) Micah Richards.
7) Joe Hart.
8) Kolo Toure.
9) Adam Johnson.
10) Vincent Kompany.