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The Athletic's Sam Lee joins David Mooney to bring you expert insight into the goings on in the blue half of Manchester every single week. Subscribe for breaking news and big name interviews.

    The Champions League Final Debrief

    The Champions League Final Debrief

    City fan David Mooney discusses what went wrong in the Champions League final with The Athletic's Sam Lee - as they try to work out why Guardiola made the changes he did. 
    Sam also gives the latest on how the squad could change over the summer.
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    • 1 hr 3 min
    City's First Champions League Final

    City's First Champions League Final

    The Athletic's Sam Lee joins City fan David Mooney to discuss the upcoming Champions League final. 
    Pep Guardiola and Ilkay Gundogan both looked relaxed in the pre-match media conferences, so how much is that feeling running through the squad? 
    What impact will the recent defeats to Chelsea have on their mindset? Why has this Champions League season gone so much better for City? And will the referee - with his history with Guardiola - affect the game?
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    • 56 min
    Sergio's Goodbye

    Sergio's Goodbye

    David Mooney is joined by The Athletic's Sam Lee to reflect on Sergio Aguero's last game at The Etihad for Manchester City.
    It was an emotional day for everyone involved and they discuss how the game turned out to be the perfect send off.
    There's also a look at what comes next for City.
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    • 55 min
    How City's title was won

    How City's title was won

    David Mooney is joined by The Athletic's Manchester City Correspondent, Sam Lee, to look at all of the factors that went into Guardiola's third title-winning season at the Etihad. 
    They assess the impact of the manager's new contract, a change in tactics, and the role played by some key members of the coaching staff.
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    • 56 min
    Explaining Guardiola's set-up against Chelsea

    Explaining Guardiola's set-up against Chelsea

    The Athletic's Sam Lee joins David Mooney to reflect on why Pep Guardiola made the choices he did with his line-up and tactics against Chelsea - and discuss if it was actually the right way to approach the game. 
    How much strength in depth do City actually have given the performances with their rotated side?
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    • 53 min
    PSG Reaction

    PSG Reaction

    David Mooney is joined by The Athletic's Sam Lee to look back on how City made it through comfortably to their first Champions League final.
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    • 56 min

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