On pre-match conference Man City coach shared his thoughts on different topics.
Pep on the Champions League draw: “The Champions League every season is tougher and tougher. The contenders and teams are much, much better. We will see. It depends on our performances.”
Pep on Man Utd ”Manchester United remain a great team, a top team. We’re just in August, so there are a lot of points to play for. After the international break, it’s the start of the real season in terms of [playing] every three days.”
Pep on any new fitness/injuries: “Everybody’s okay. Everybody’s fit.”
Pep on Sergio Aguero smoking shisha: “I didn’t speak with him, it doesn’t bother me.”
Pep confirmed that Douglas Luiz is returning to Girona FC on loan for a second season after being denied a work permit to play in England.