Pep Guardiola has praised John Stones for turning his career at Manchester City around, while insisting he never lost faith in the defender. Stones has racked up 141 appearances in all competitions for City since completing a £50 million ($66m) move to Etihad Stadium from Everton in 2016. The 26-year-old has helped the Blues win […]

Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero scored 10 minutes into his return from injury on Wednesday, but Pep Guardiola has ruled him out of starting Saturday’s Manchester derby. The Argentinian missed the beginning of the season after having knee surgery in the summer and suffered a further setback with a hamstring injury shortly after his […]

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola believes that English clubs have a disadvantage in Europe but is excited by the extra challenge. Guardiola won the Champions League twice with Barcelona but has never been beyond the quarter-finals with City. A busy schedule has been made even tighter this year due to the Covid-19 pandemic having shortened […]

Pep Guardiola has hit back at Jose Mourinho, who suggested that Manchester City put pressure on England boss Gareth Southgate to release Raheem Sterling early ahead of Saturday’s game. At the end of a week in which Guardiola signed a new two-year Man City contract and Mourinho celebrated a year in charge of Tottenham, the pair will […]

Pep Guardiola has reached an agreement with Manchester City to extend his stay at the Premier League club by an additional two years, with his new contract running until the summer of 2023. The deal marks the Catalan coach’s longest ever commitment made to a team during his managerial career, as he looks to […]

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola said football must accept its fate if lockdown extends to professional sport for a second time in England amid the coronavirus pandemic. Guardiola expressed a concern that many businesses are under threat at a time when football, albeit without fans, may get a special pass from the UK government. Prime […]

Pep Guardiola has ruled out the possibility of returning to Camp Nou, insisting his “period as Barcelona manager is over”. Speculation over Guardiola’s future at Manchester City is beginning to intensify as he approaches the last six months of his current contract. The Spaniard has opened the door to extending his stay at Etihad […]