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I had feeling Man City were ready to deliver, says Guardiola

Thu, 18 May 2023 - 02:56 GMT

The English champions dismantled the holders 4-0 with a ruthless display to secure a 5-1 aggregate win and reach the final against Inter Milan when they will bid to win European club soccer's most prestigious trophy for the first time.

Guardiola confident City can withstand fatigue with end of season in sight

Sat, 13 May 2023 - 06:19 GMT

"We play for all competitions," the Spaniard said. "You have to switch and adapt. There are four games left in the Premier League and it's really important to be there and keep our destiny in our hands."

Premier League title race not over, says Man City's Guardiola

Sat, 29 Apr 2023 - 01:03 GMT

"People are saying it is over - it is not. It will be over when it is over, but it is not over. We still have seven games, we have to (play) our game. Now we go to Fulham against an incredible team," Guardiola told reporters on Friday.

Guardiola says destiny finally in Manchester City's hands

Thu, 27 Apr 2023 - 01:24 GMT

Guardiola's side are just two points off the top with two games in hand, and can take the lead with a victory on Sunday at Fulham.

City working '24 hours' to keep Haaland fit, says Guardiola

Sat, 15 Apr 2023 - 11:58 GMT

There had been concerns over Haaland's fitness ahead of his transfer after he missed 16 games due to injury for Dortmund last term, but the Norway international has missed only four for City this campaign.

'Diamond' Foden will bounce back for City, says Guardiola

Sat, 25 Feb 2023 - 11:08 GMT

Guardiola said Foden, who started three of their last 10 Premier League games, asked for time out to rest and recover from the injury.

Man City boss Guardiola defends 'brave' squad selection

Sat, 18 Feb 2023 - 09:55 GMT

Guardiola deployed the Portugal international in defence and he was tormented by Arsenal's Bukayo Saka in the clash between the Premier League's top two, however, City did eventually win the game 3-1.

Man City let Cancelo join Bayern for more playing time - Guardiola

Sat, 04 Feb 2023 - 11:21 GMT

Cancelo, a two-time championship winner with City who was selected twice in the Premier League Team of the Year, moved to Bayern on an initial loan deal and the Bundesliga side can sign the 28-year-old permanently in the close season.

Premier League title race won't affect friendship with Guardiola - Arteta

Thu, 26 Jan 2023 - 09:34 GMT

Arteta's side sit top of the league standings with 50 points after 19 games, five points above second-placed City who have played a game more. The teams will face off at the Etihad Stadium in Friday's fourth-round FA Cup clash.

I don't want to be a happy flowers team, says frustrated Guardiola

Fri, 20 Jan 2023 - 11:23 GMT

City fell 2-0 behind by halftime at the Etihad Stadium, facing the prospect of suffering back-to-back league defeats for the first time since 2018, but roared back in the second half with a Riyad Mahrez double helping them earn victory.

Haaland can get better, he is not at his best, says Guardiola

Thu, 29 Dec 2022 - 10:26 GMT

Haaland continued his incredible goalscoring form with two second-half strikes at Elland Road on Wednesday to reach 20 goals from just 14 appearances -- seven games faster than the next quickest player to reach such a goal tally.

Guardiola says Man City reign incomplete without Champions League success

Thu, 22 Dec 2022 - 11:55 GMT

Guardiola, who signed a two-year contract extension last month, has guided City to four Premier League titles but failed to win Europe's elite club competition with them, a runners-up finish in 2020-21 their best result.

Haaland injury-free after working with City physiotherapists, Guardiola says

Sat, 01 Oct 2022 - 12:55 GMT

Erling Haaland has overcome injury issues that have hampered him in recent seasons and defended the Premier League club's decision to send a physiotherapist along with the striker on international duty.

Fine margins means Man City must hit the ground running: Guardiola

Fri, 05 Aug 2022 - 02:42 GMT

City beat Liverpool to the title by a point last season, and in the 2018-19 campaign.

Man City refocus on Premier League title push as Leeds sweat

Fri, 06 May 2022 - 11:15 GMT

Manchester City must pick themselves off the floor for the visit of Newcastle in the Premier League.

Guardiola praises 'devastating' playmaker De Bruyne

Sat, 30 Apr 2022 - 02:06 GMT

De Bruyne has been in scintillating form for City this season, bagging 15 goals and 12 assists in 40 games in all competitions.

Business as usual for Liverpool in Man City showdown, says Klopp

Sat, 09 Apr 2022 - 04:38 GMT

With only one point separating City and Liverpool, Klopp praised his team's improvement and said both clubs have pushed each other to get better.

Man City present toughest challenge in the world says Klopp

Fri, 08 Apr 2022 - 05:05 GMT

That was the ideal preparation for the seismic showdown with City, who also face Liverpool in the FA Cup semi-finals at Wembley on April 16.

Premier League to introduce five subs from next season

Fri, 01 Apr 2022 - 10:05 GMT

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp and Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola were outspoken critics of the previous refusal to adopt the change.

Guardiola sets sights on Man City treble charge

Sat, 19 Mar 2022 - 12:35 GMT

Guardiola's side will look to reach the FA Cup semi-finals on Sunday when they travel to Southampton for their last eight tie.

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