Gareth Southgate is considering returning to the three-man backline that served England so well at the World Cup in a bid to shore up their leaky defence.
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Manchester City’s defensive woes have increased after John Stones pulled up injured in training ahead of Wednesday’s Champions League clash with Shakhtar Donetsk.
Manchester City defender John Stones will be out for around five weeks with a muscular problem, manager Pep Guardiola has announced.
Vincent Kompany believes John Stones can come of age this season.
Pep Guardiola did not expect David Silva to cut it in the Premier League when he joined Manchester City from Valencia in 2010.
John Stones is determined to return to his best after a harrowing end to last season.
Rodri has become Manchester City’s record signing after completing a £62.
England face Switzerland in the Nations League third-place play-off on Sunday afternoon.
England manager Gareth Southgate plans to make some changes for Sunday’s Nations League third-place play-off against Switzerland, with defender John Stones’ role under scrutiny.
Gareth Southgate says playing out from the back will remain England’s “bedrock” despite a dawdling defensive display costing them dearly against Holland.
John Stones came under fire for his performance in England’s Nations League semi-final defeat against Holland.
England manager Gareth Southgate threw his support behind John Stones after the Manchester City defender’s costly error in the 3-1 Nations League semi-final defeat to Holland in Portugal.
John Stones retained the backing of England manager Gareth Southgate after his error started England’s downfall as they slipped to Nations League semi-final defeat to Holland.
Gareth Southgate vowed to support John Stones after his calamitous defensive error sparked England’s collapse in the Nations League semi-final defeat to Holland.
England lost 3-1 to Holland in the Nations League semi-final and will now face Switzerland in the third-place play-off on Sunday.
England’s John Stones is ready for a picture perfect moment as he targets victory in the Nations League.
Manchester City need a new captain as Vincent Kompany brings to a close 11 memorable years with the club.
John Stones believes the older heads in the Manchester City dressing room are vital as they aim to see off Liverpool’s title challenge.
Pep Guardiola wants to hear a packed Etihad Stadium in full voice as Manchester City bid to turn around their Champions League quarter-final against Tottenham.
John Stones believes the quadruple is not an impossible dream for Manchester City.