Transfer Talk
Transfer Talk
Jan 20, 2019
The rise of Man City: Why the takeover hinged on Robinho, holding talks with John Terry and the pursuit of Jose Mourinho
41 min
Former Manchester City chief executive Garry Cook sits down with Sky Sports News reporter Dharmesh Sheth to talk through the rise of the club. Cook discusses the early financial troubles during his tenure and the arrival of multi-billionaire owner Sheikh Mansour. Cook reveals all the details behind City’s mega signings, from Robinho to Yaya Toure, and what happened during talks with John Terry. He also explains how they looked at bringing in Jose Mourinho to the Etihad and why Pep Guardiola was always in their sights.
Blood Red: The Liverpool FC Podcast
Blood Red: The Liverpool FC Podcast
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Philipp Degen INTERVIEW: Playing with Gerrard and Carragher, Shaqiri brilliance, and life as a football agent
Ex-Liverpool full-back Philipp Degen speaks to Blood Red about working under Rafa Benitez, knowing Jurgen Klopp, and his new life as a football agent. Join Matt Addison and Benjamin McFadyean from the Borussia Dortmund London Fan Club, of which Degen is now an honorary member, as they speak to the ex-Reds and Dortmund man. As well as a chat about his time at both clubs, there are questions on his fellow Swiss Xherdan Shaqiri, how the right-back role has changed thanks to Trent Alexander-Arnold, and what life at Anfield was like playing with greats like Steven Gerrard, Jamie Carragher, Fernando Torres, Javier Mascherano and Xabi Alonso. Enjoy. The Liverpool Echo sends a twice-daily Liverpool FC bulletin out via email with the all latest news, views and analysis from Anfield. Sign up for this service here: https://communicatoremail.com/F/QvfUCndgGDRHFbKqw0Z7Ip/ Join our Blood Red podcast group on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1656599847979758/ Watch and subscribe to our Blood Red videos on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-TbqyJWlhRPedk-if0rKtw?view_as=subscriber Visit the Liverpool ECHO website: https://www.liverpoolecho.co.uk/all-about/liverpool-fc Download our Liverpool FC app for free: Apple – https://apps.apple.com/gb/app/lfc-echo/id1255495425 Android – https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.mirror.liverpoolfc
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