Manchester City 2015-16 Fixtures, Transfers, Kits &Squad for Premier League

With just weeks left for the 24th season of the English Premier League (EPL) to begin, let’s have a brief look at Manchester City, its fixture, transfers, Kits, and squad for the season 2015/16.

 

Manchester City FC

Manchester City 2015-16

Manchester City FC

Full name: Manchester City Football Club

Nickname: The Citizens

Founded on: 01/01/1880

Team Colors: Light Blue-White

Home Ground: Etihad Stadium

Manager: Manuel Pellegrini

Official Website: www.mcfc.co.uk

Top Honours:

Cup Winners Cup – 1970

Premier League (4) – 1937, 1968, 2012, 2014

Championship – 2001-02

FA Cup (5) – 1904, 1934, 1956, 1969, 2011

League Cup (3) – 1970, 1976, 2014

FA Community Shield (4) – 1937, 1968, 1972, 2012

Manchester City 2015-16 Fixtures

Round Date Place Opponent
1 10/08/2015 A West Bromwich Albion
2 16/08/2015 H Chelsea FC
3 23/08/2015 A Everton FC
4 29/08/2015 H Watford FC
5 12/09/2015 A Crystal Palace
6 19/09/2015 H West Ham United
7 26/09/2015 A Tottenham Hotspur
8 02/10/2015 H Newcastle United
9 16/10/2015 H AFC Bournemouth
10 23/10/2015 A Manchester United
11 30/10/2015 H Norwich City
12 06/11/2015 A Aston Villa
13 20/11/2015 H Liverpool FC
14 27/11/2015 H Southampton FC
15 04/12/2015 A Stoke City
16 11/12/2015 H Swansea City
17 18/12/2015 A Arsenal FC
18 25/12/2015 H Sunderland AFC
19 27/12/2015 A Leicester City
20 01/01/2016 A Watford FC
21 12/01/2016 H Everton FC
22 15/01/2016 H Crystal Palace
23 22/01/2016 A West Ham United
24 01/02/2016 A Sunderland AFC
25 05/02/2016 H Leicester City
26 12/02/2016 H Tottenham Hotspur
27 26/02/2016 A Newcastle United
28 29/02/2016 A Liverpool FC
29 04/03/2016 H Aston Villa
30 11/03/2016 A Norwich City
31 18/03/2016 H Manchester United
32 01/04/2016 A AFC Bournemouth
33 08/04/2016 H West Bromwich Albion
34 15/04/2016 A Chelsea FC
35 22/04/2016 H Stoke City
36 29/04/2016 A Southampton FC
37 06/05/2016 H Arsenal FC
38 14/05/2016 A Swansea City

Manchester City 2015-16 Transfers

IN

Enes Unal – Bursaspor, £2m

OUT

Scott Sinclair – Aston Villa, Undisclosed

James Milner* – Liverpool, Free

Dedryck Boyata – Celtic, Undisclosed

Angelino – New York City FC, Loan

Manchester City 2015-16 Current Squad

Name Position Jersey No.
Willy Caballero Goalkeeper 13
Angus Gunn Goalkeeper
Joe Hart Goalkeeper 1
Richard Wright Goalkeeper 29
Gaël Clichy Defender 22
Martín Demichelis Defender 26
Aleksandar Kolarov Defender 11
Vincent Kompany Defender 4
Eliaquim Mangala Defender 20
Bacary Sagna Defender 3
Pablo Zabaleta Defender 5
Sinan Bytyqi Midfielder
David Silva Midfielder 21
Fernandinho Midfielder 25
Fernando Midfielder 6
Jesús Navas Midfielder 15
Marcos Lopes Midfielder
Samir Nasri Midfielder 8
Yaya Touré Midfielder 42
Bruno Zuculini Midfielder
Kun Agüero Forward 16
Wilfried Bony Forward 14
Edin Džeko Forward 10
Stevan Jovetić Forward 35
Enes Ünal Forward

*Transfers/Squad updated till 06/07/2015

To know complete EPL 2015 fixture and where you can watch EPL’s live and online broadcast

Premier League Prize Money Table 2015/2016 [Finalised]

The Premier League distributed £1.6 billion among the all 20 Clubs of Top Flight of English Football for season 2014-15 as part of Prize Money. The Premier League Champions Chelsea pocket nearly £99 million for the season 2014-15, which is record money received by any team during a single campaign. While the Queens Park Rangers who finished bottom of the table were handed £64.8 million.

 

How Premier League Prize Money is Awarded:

  • Each Premier Club gets the equal share of TV Rights revenue which includes both domestic and overseas television deals.
  • All twenty teams are awarded an equal share of centralized sponsors.
  • Extra money is distributed to all teams based on the League position and number of games shown live on TV in the United Kingdom.

Premier League Prize Money 2014-15 Breakdown:

Here is the complete breakdown of prize money distributed among the 20 Clubs of Premier League:

TV Rights Share: Each Premier side awarded equal share as part of television rights;  £54.1 million in total, £21.96 million from domestic TV rights and £27.57 million from overseas TV rights+ £4.39 million from centralized sponsors.

Prize Money on the basis of League Position: £1,236,083 for the team which finished bottom of the table and will be added to each raising position. Champions Chelsea pocket £24.7.

Additional Money: It depends on a number of times team match shown live on TV in the United Kingdom if the team have 10 live matches £8.75 million are being paid, Manchester United 27 matches are shown live more than another Club in Premier League and being awarded £21.47 million in total.

Premier League Prize distribution among 20 Clubs:

The total Prize money £1.6 billion a year is divided into three parts;

  • One part active deal of season of from total three seasons.
  • Total money from domestic TV rights £5.19 billion from 2013 to 2016.
  • Total money from overseas TV rights £2 billion from 2013 to 2016.

Premier League Prize Money 2015-

Position Club EQUAL SHARE Prize Money on the basis of League Position Additional Money TOTAL
1 Chelsea  £54.1m £24.7m £19.98m £98.99m
2 Man City  £54.1m £23.5m £20.72m £98.5m
3 Arsenal  £54.1m £22.2m £19.98m £96.5m
4 Manchester United  £54.1m £22.2m £21.47m £96.75m
5 Tottenham  £54.1m £19.8m £14.75m £88.7m
6 Liverpool  £54.1m £18.5m £19.98m £92.7m
7 Southampton  £54.1m £17.3m £11m £82.5m
8 Swansea City  £54.1m £16.1m £10.2m £80.5m
9 Stoke City  £54.1m £14.8m £8.75m £82.5m
10 Crystal Palace  £54.1m £13.6m £9.5m £77.35m
11 Everton  £54.1m £12.4m £14m £77.65m
12 West Ham  £54.1m £11.1m £11m £76.33m
13 West Brom  £54.1m £9.9m £8.75m £72.8m
14 Leicester City  £54.1m £8.7m £8.75m £72.8m
15 Newcastle United  £54.1m £7.4m £16.2m £77.8m
16 Sunderland  £54.1m £6.2m £9.52m £69.8m
17 Aston Villa  £54.1m £4.9m £9.52m £68.6m
18 Hull City  £54.1m £3.7m £8.75m £66.6m
19 Burnley  £54.1m £2.5m £8.75m £65.3m
20 QPR £54.1m £1.236m £9.52m £64.8m