Arsenal are title contenders, claims Man City's Pep Guardiola
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Arsenal are title contenders, claims Man City's Pep Guardiola

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola named Arsenal as the best team in the Premier League this season. The reigning English champions have only lost one league match, but they are still behind the Gunners in the table. "We have made an incredible season, [Arsenal] have been better," Guardiola said during his usual Friday press conference. […]

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/ 28 days ago

Arsenal are title contenders, claims Man City's Pep Guardiola

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola named Arsenal as the best team in the Premier League this season. The reigning English champions have only lost one league match, but they are still behind the Gunners in the table. "We have made an incredible season, [Arsenal] have been better," Guardiola said during his usual Friday press conference. […]

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/ 34 days ago

Newcastle United are title challengers, says Guardiola

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has given Newcastle United some high praise. The four-time Premier League champion has claimed that the Magpies are now title challengers. Speaking ahead of his team's match with Fulham on Saturday, Guardiola commended the northeastern club. "Newcastle have a good manager and top-class players," claimed Guardiola. "I imagine they are […]

Leagues: EPL

/ 110 days ago

Guardiola warns of Newcastle threat after Man City held in six-goal thriller

Newcastle (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Pep Guardiola said Newcastle are now one of the Premier League's toughest tests after Manchester City were forced to come from 3-1 down to salvage a 3-3 draw from an enthralling encounter on Sunday. The Magpies have not splashed the cash of the Saudi sovereign wealth fund to the extent […]
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Leagues: EPL

/ 201 days ago

'These guys are legends': Guardiola salutes Man City's champions

Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Pep Guardiola said Manchester City's Premier League champions are "legends" who will be "remembered forever" after their thrilling 3-2 win against Aston Villa clinched the title on the last day of the season.  Guardiola's side looked set to gift the trophy to second placed Liverpool after Villa took a shock […]
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Leagues: EPL

/ 203 days ago

Guardiola adamant winning Premier League harder than Champions League

Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola has insisted winning the Premier League is tougher than lifting the Champions League trophy. City are on the brink of taking their fourth domestic title in five seasons, with victory at home to Aston Villa in their final game of the season on Sunday enough […]
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Leagues: EPL

/ 204 days ago

Pep Guardiola’s title-decider selections a major challenge for City

Pep Guardiola's title-decider selections are causing the Spaniard headaches. Manchester City hosts Aston Villa at the Etihad Stadium on Sunday. For the home side, it could decide the Premier League title, which would be City's fourth in the last five seasons. Despite sitting atop the Premier League after 37 rounds, Guardiola's usual selection second-guessing reappeared […]

Leagues: EPL

/ 224 days ago

Guardiola's Man City future won't be influenced by new Klopp deal

London (AFP) – Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola said on Friday that Jurgen Klopp's decision to extend his stay at Liverpool will not have any influence on his own future plans. Klopp signed a two-year contract extension on Thursday to keep the Reds boss at Anfield until at least 2026. Guardiola's current City deal expires […]
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Jurgen Klopp

/ 245 days ago

Guardiola says Klopp is 'biggest rival' ahead of title showdown

London (AFP) – Pep Guardiola admits Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp is the biggest rival of his career as the Manchester City boss prepares for Sunday's Premier League title showdown. Guardiola's side have battled with Liverpool for Premier League supremacy several times in his reign and their latest race is going down to the wire again. […]
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Andrea Pirlo

/ 387 days ago

Gauging the success of former players as managers

Using former players as managers is certainly not a new trend. Vicente del Bosque made 445 appearances for Real Madrid from 1968 to 1984. The Spaniard the returned with a managerial stint that yielded two league titles and two Champions Leagues. Johan Cruyff established himself as one of the world's greatest players on the […]

Leagues: EPL

/ 469 days ago

Guardiola dismisses talk of 2023 departure from Man City

Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Pep Guardiola denied on Friday that he will definitely leave Manchester City when his current contract expires in 2023. The City manager was quoted after speaking at a Brazilian business forum held over Zoom that he would leave the club after seven years at the helm. However, Guardiola clarified that […]
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Leagues: EPL

/ 470 days ago

Pep Guardiola seeking another untimely exit

Pep Guardiola owns a monumental resumé of achievements earned during his time at Manchester City. But, things are not happy go lucky at the Etihad, at least over the last couple of months and days. Guardiola made a statement on his future on the same day Harry Kane declared he would stay at Tottenham for […]