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‘Really, really sad day for democracy’ – Guardiola gives latest take on Catalan crisis

Pep Guardiola lamented a “sad day for democracy” after a further escalation in the political crisis in his home region of Catalonia. On Saturday, Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy approved implementing Article 155 of the Spanish constitution, which will allow the national government in Madrid to take back some powers from …

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Guardiola wants dinner with Aguero when he breaks Man City record

Pep Guardiola hopes dinner will be on Sergio Aguero when he becomes the leading scorer in Manchester City history. Aguero moved level with Eric Brook on 177 goals at the top of City’s all-time list by breaking the deadlock from the penalty spot during Saturday’s 3-0 win over Burnley. Man …

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Stones: England can play like Man City, but it’s results that matter

John Stones believes England have the players to replicate Manchester City’s brand of football but insists results are more important than style. Pep Guardiola’s side produced another strong display in their 1-0 win over Chelsea at Stamford Bridge last Saturday to move back to the top of the Premier League, …

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Mendy facing months on sidelines – Guardiola

Manchester City defender Benjamin Mendy is facing the possibility of months on the sidelines due to a knee injury, according to manager Pep Guardiola. The France international suffered the injury during City’s 5-0 win over Crystal Palace on Saturday and is set to travel to Barcelona to have the problem …

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De Bruyne on the road to Premier League greatness

There was a sense last season that Kevin De Bruyne was struggling with Pep Guardiola’s demands. The Belgium international had been earmarked as somebody who could spearhead the new-look Manchester City, but from the mid-point of the season he looked laboured, perhaps weighed down by his new, more industrious role in …

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Guardiola: Premier League not the toughest

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola believes the Premier League still has steps to take to become the toughest domestic club competition. Guardiola is into his second season in charge of City, having won three La Liga titles — and two Champions League crowns — at the helm of Barcelona, and …

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Guardiola warns ‘talented’ Manchester City midfielders over rotation this season

Manchester City’s midfielders must accept rotation this season as Pep Guardiola picks through an enviable raft of alternatives in central areas. David Silva and Kevin De Bruyne reprised their dual playmaking roles of last season and combined to set up Sergio Aguero’s opener as City began their Premier League campaign …

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Guardiola will be loved for making Man City special – De Boer

After failing to win a trophy in his first season in England, Guardiola will deliver more effective football next term, his ex-team-mate says Pep Guardiola will bring “special football” to Manchester City next season, Ronald de Boer says. PSG edging Man Utd in Fabinho hunt The former Barcelona and Bayern …

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Koeman feels Real Madrid not on par with Pep’s Barcelona

The former Blaugrana defender believes the new Champions League holders do not deserve to be mentioned in the same breath as Pep Guardiola’s team Ronald Koeman feels Real Madrid deserved their Champions League victory, but is adamant they still have work to do before reaching the same level as Pep …

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