Manchester City to fight Stephen Ireland’s £1.5m claim

Manchester Metropolis to fight Stephen Ireland’s £1.5m claim
Manchester City will battle a £1.5million declare from previous midfield player Stephen Ireland in front of a Premier League arbitration panel in May possibly. Ireland is alleging that City owe him the money as component of his pay out-off when he joined Aston Villa very last summer.

Saturday football as it happened
Arsenal are held by Blackburn in the ultimate match of a bumper day of football that saw Chelsea and Tottenham held, West Brom defeat Liverpool, Guy Utd down West Ham and Leeds hammer Nottingham Forest.

United stopper Smalling still smarting more than Chelsea penalty but feels he has nothing to show
Chris Smalling is nonetheless smarting more than the penalty selection which expense Manchester United in previous month’s defeat at Chelsea as he prepares for Wednesday night’s Champions League showdown at Stamford Bridge.