Posts tagged “Manchester City

Robin Parker wins Barclays Shot of the 20 Seasons award

Fotosports International photographer Robin Parker wins the very prestigious Barclays Shot of the 20 Seasons award with the picture below of Wayne Rooney scoring a spectacular overhead kick against their Manchester rivals at Old Trafford last year.

Barclays Shot of the 20 Seasons award

Robin commented “For my photo to be chosen as the best shot in the history of the League is very humbling, and something I will cherish for the rest of my career.
“It was an iconic moment, and one that was seen all over the world, so to capture it in the way that I did was extremely satisfying.”

Read more here on http://www.premierleague.com

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500,000 images on www.fotosports.com

On Thursday night Fotosports International Photographer Robin Parker uploaded the 500,000th image on www.fotosports.com of Manchester City’s Stefan Savic challenging for the ball in the air with Sporting’s Rui Patricio during there UEFA Europa League tie.
500,000th image on www.fotosports.com
© Robin Parker/Fotosports International


Manchester City v Liverpool, Carling Cup Semi-Final 1st Leg

Robin Parker is at the Etihad Stadium to cover Manchester City take on Liverpool in the first leg of there Carling Cup Semi-Final tie. Find more images from the match on www.fotosports.com
Manchester City v Liverpool, Carling Cup
Craig Bellamy competes for the ball with Nigel de Jong
© Robin Parker/Fotosports International


Manchester City beat Bayern but fail to get the knockout stages

Manchester City’s first UEFA Champions League campaign came to an end despite a convincing win over an under-strength Bayern Munich tonight. David Silva and Yaya Toure struck for City as they produced a fine attacking display to keep their slim hopes of qualifying from Group A alive, but Napoli’s win over Villarreal undid them. Visit http://www.fotosports.com for more images from this match
Sergio Aguero
Sergio Aguero uses acrobatics to leap over the goalkeeper

Yaya Toure celebrates scoring City's 2nd goal
Yaya Toure celebrates scoring City’s 2nd goal

© Robin Parker/Fotosports International


Carlos Tevez proposed exit from Manchester City far from complete

Carlos Tevez proposed loan move to Italian giants AC Milan is far from complete according to Giuseppe Riso a FIFA agent brokering the deal after Milan’s vice-president Adriano Galliani announced yesterday that terms had been agreed with the Argentinian star.
Carlos Tevez
Carlos Tevez in action during happier times at Manchester City
© Robin Parker/Fotosports International


Manchester City v Bayern Munich, UEFA Champions League Preview

Manchester City v Bayern Munich


Fotosports Carling Cup quarter-final coverage

Fotosports International photographer Karl Winter travelled to Stamford Bridge for Liverpool’s 2-0 win over Chelsea, While Robin Parker was at the Emirates Stadium for Sergio Aguero’s late strike as Manchester City won away at Arsenal. More at http://www.fotosports.com

Arsenal v Manchester City, Carling Cup
Sergio Aguero scoring in the 83rd minute

Arsenal v Manchester City, Carling Cup
Aguero celebrates his strike

Chelsea v Liverpool, Carling Cup
Celebrations after Maxi Rodriguez put Liverpool ahead after half time

Chelsea v Liverpool, Carling Cup
Chelsea’s Alex handles the ball giving Liverpool a penalty

Photos © Karl Winter & Robin Parker/Fotosports International