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Celebrating 12 Years Since Manchester City’s Takeover

What a fantastic 12 years!

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Manchester City’s Chief Executive Gary C Photo credit should read PAUL ELLIS/AFP via Getty Images

On this day in 2008 it was announced that the Abu Dhabi United Group had agreed to takeover Manchester City.

It is perhaps the most significant moments in the Club’s long and rich history, the move proved to be the catalyst for a record period of success.

From the club’s celebration post-

In the 12 years since, the men’s first team have won every major competition in English football, claiming 14 trophies and becoming the first side to win all four domestic honours in a single season.

The takeover also led to the relaunch of our women’s first team in 2014 and we have since established ourselves as one of the leading clubs in the country by winning six trophies in as many years.

See HERE Manchester City Best Moments Since the Takeover

My favorite 3 will be highlighted here

Manchester City Win First FA Cup Final

Manchester City players celebrate at the Photo credit should read ANDREW YATES/AFP via Getty Images

City beat Stoke City 1-0 in the FA Cup final to lift first major trophy for 35-years.

Manchester City’s First Premier League Title

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A first league championship for 44-years is secured in the most dramatic of circumstances with a final day win over Queens Park Rangers

Pep Guardiola’s Centurions Secure Premier League Title

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Under Pep Guardiola, City win a third Premier League title with a record tally of 100 points. A magical season capped by a spectacular showing.

What are some of your favorite moments?