Tag: guardiola

Guardiola hails ‘excellent’ Navas after Alexis test against Arsenal

Daniel- April 3, 2017

The Spanish winger was asked to adopt a makeshift full-back berth against the Gunners, forcing him to try and contain the Gunners forward Manchester City ...

Pep Guardiola: Manchester City need to score more goals next season

Daniel- April 2, 2017

The City boss has bemoaned his team's failure to take more of their chances throughout the current campaign. City have still scored 89 goals from ...

Guardiola claims finishing in the top four is as good as lifting silverware

Daniel- April 2, 2017

Qualifying for the Champions League has to be considered as good as winning a trophy, according to Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola ahead of his ...

Gundogan reveals the secrets to Guardiola’s tactical philosophy

Daniel- March 21, 2017

Manchester midfielder Ilkay Gundogan has provided a fascinating insight into the mind of Pep Guardiola as he continues his injury rehabilitation.  The Germany midfielder faces ...

‘The best way to beat Monaco is to score’ – Guardiola

Daniel- March 15, 2017

The Catalan coach admits that trying to defend a 5-3 lead over the free-scoring French side could be a route to Champions League disaster Manchester ...

Guardiola: the quarter-final would be a dream

Daniel- March 15, 2017

Man City manager Pep Guardiola says reaching the Champions League quarter-finals would be a dream. The Blues travel to Monaco on Wednesday night in the ...

‘It’s ridiculous!’ – Guardiola slams selfish players chasing Ballon d’Or

Daniel- March 4, 2017

​The Catalan slammed certain players for chasing individual honours after being nominated for the Premier League manager of the month Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola ...

Pep Guardiola: Manchester City owner fully supports me

Daniel- March 1, 2017

​Sheikh Mansour has indicated that he would be happy for Pep Guardiola to stay beyond the end of his three-year contract with Manchester City in ...

Paul Scholes: Hopefully Guardiola coaches England someday

Daniel- February 26, 2017

​Old Trafford could always breathe a bit easier whenever the ball was at Paul Scholes' feet, and the iconic midfielder met up with MARCA in ...

‘He is going to have to do it himself’ – Guardiola backs Aguero

Daniel- February 21, 2017

​The Catalan has backed the Argentine striker to use his instincts around the penalty box for the benefit of his side on Tuesday. Manchester City ...

Alfonso: Guardiola should have left La Roja

Daniel- February 19, 2017

​One of the few players to have featured for both Barcelona and Real Madrid, ex-striker Alfonso Perez has called into question the commitment of Pep ...

‘Guardiola will consider signing Wilshere’ – Xavi

Daniel- February 15, 2017

​The ex-Barcelona midfielder has revealed that his former manager is a big admirer of the on-loan Bournemouth star since facing him in 2011 Former Barcelona ...

Ayala says Guardiola style has ‘damaged’ football

Daniel- February 14, 2017

​The Catalan's Barcelona were the best team the ex-Valencia man has seen, though he says the art of defending in the game has regressed under ...

Guardiola: Aguero ‘so important’ to Man City

Daniel- February 14, 2017

​The manager says the out-of-favor Argentine striker is still a vital player at Manchester City Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola labeled Sergio Aguero as still ...

Pep Guardiola is unsure if Sergio Aguero will be at Man City after this season

Daniel- February 13, 2017

​Pep Guardiola has admitted he is uncertain if striker Sergio Aguero will still be at Manchester City after this season. Speculation over the future of ...