Pep post-match comments

Pep post #cityvbafc: “Strikers needs goals, Gabriel [Jesus] had chances last game and today he scored. It'll be good for him, the team, for everybody.” Pep: “We are in the final… of course we have to play the second game. We are going to take it seriously. Big congrats to Burton - they deserved to... Continue Reading →

City destroy Burton

City win 9-0 against Burton in first leg of Carabao Cup semi-final. For City scored De Bruyne, Zinchenko, Foden, Walker, Mahrez and four goals scored Gabriel Jesus.

Guardiola notes

Pep Guardiola in his programme notes: "Just like a European tie we want to ensure we take a lead to the second leg in Burton. We know from last year against Bristol City that the away leg of a semi-final can be complicated."

City player get cut

FC Groningen have decided to cut short the two-year loan of Manchester City midfielder Uriel Antuna (21) six months early. The Mexican, who joined City from Santos Laguna in 2017, has made 9 Eredivisie appearances this season.

Nigel Clough afraid of City

Burton’s boss Nigel Clough says Pep’s City is tougher than Sir Alex Ferguson Man United: "I think this one [is more difficult] over two legs. I think the pitch is going to be a bit better this time around, if anybody remembers the pitch against Man United!” Nigel Clough: “It’s almost a bye to the... Continue Reading →

Pep on competing in four competitions

Pep on competing for four trophies: "If everyone is fit and not injured, we can cope. The problem is if you have 10 injured players, it’s almost impossible. When everyone is fit, it’s better. I like to be in the four competitions as far as possible. I take the cups seriously."

Pep on Kompany extension

Pep confirms City are talking about extending Kompany's contract. "We are talking about that – I would like it. He’s our captain, 11 years here, we saw in the last two games the huge quality and personality he has to play. The only problem with Vincent is one: injury problems."

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