Guardiola praises City attitude after dodging cup shock

Pep Guardiola hailed Manchester City’s attitude after their major FA Cup scare at Cheltenham. Phil Foden, Gabriel Jesus and Ferran Torres struck in the final 10 minutes to secure a 3-1 win and avoid embarrassment. Alfie May’s second-half opener had put Cheltenham on the brink of one of the competition’s biggest upsets. The League Two…Continue Reading

Pep Guardiola admits Manchester City skirted with wrong kind of FA Cup history: ‘It could be a huge loss’

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola after the match – ReutersPep Guardiola conceded that he was close to being on the wrong end of one of the biggest shocks in FA Cup history after League Two Cheltenham Town took Manchester City to within nine minutes of an embarrassing exit before a comeback lead by Phil Foden.…Continue Reading

Why Pep Guardiola loves Brighton, the strangest team in the Premier League this season

The longest, most detailed answer of Pep Guardiola’s post-match press conference was not about Manchester City, the 1-0 victory that had taken them within four points off the top of the Premier League table or their match-winning goalscorer Phil Foden.“I said in my press conference before the game and I said to my players, we…Continue Reading

Pep Guardiola explains why Raheem Sterling was on Manchester City penalty duty

Pep Guardiola has explained why Raheem Sterling was on penalty kick duty instead of Kevin De Bruyne during Manchester City’s 1-0 win over Brighton.Regular penalty taker De Bruyne won a spot kick for City in second half stoppage time after being fouled by Brighton goalkeeper Robert Sanchez, but it was substitute Sterling who stepped up…Continue Reading

Pep Guardiola: Man City boss may stay in management longer than planned

Pep Guardiola has won domestic league titles in Spain, Germany and EnglandManchester City manager Pep Guardiola says he may stay in management much longer than he anticipated.”Before, I thought I was going to retire soon. Now I’m thinking I’m going to retire older. So, I don’t know,” Guardiola said.The Spaniard signed a new two-year deal…Continue Reading

Guardiola says ´incredible´ Foden will reach new heights when he learns to ´slow down´

Pep Guardiola has hailed Phil Foden as one of the most “incredible” players he has seen at his age and said he can go to another level after learning to “slow down.” Midfielder Foden has scored five goals and provided four assists in 17 appearances for City this season. The 20-year-old England international scored City’s…Continue Reading

Guardiola and Man City give Christmas gift to every child in East Manchester

When you subscribe we will use the information you provide to send you these newsletters. Sometimes they’ll include recommendations for other related newsletters or services we offer. OurPrivacy Noticeexplains more about how we use your data, and your rights. You can unsubscribe at any time.Invalid EmailManchester City players and staff have pitched in to ensure…Continue Reading

Pep Guardiola Provides Update on Sergio Aguero Ahead of Marseille Game

Pep Guardiola has confirmed Sergio Aguero could be set for a return to action in Manchester City’s final Champions League group game against Marseille on Wednesday night.The Argentina international endured a frustrating end to the 2019/20 season having undergone knee surgery in June, and his injury problems showed no signs of subsiding this campaign after…Continue Reading