Pep on Jesus mother

Gabriel Jesus' family will fly back to Brazil on Tuesday, but Pep Guardiola said the striker has support at City. Pep: "We cannot substitute the mother and when the family can't be there, it's difficult. But he is not alone and he has Brazilian guys here to help."

Juve set price for Dybala

Juventus value Paulo Dybala at €130-€140m, with interest already arriving from Manchester City, PSG and Bayern Munich. Juventus have politely rejected approaches and will do so until spring when they discuss their transfer strategy and decide whether to sell him. [Tuttosport]

City transfer targets revealed

Lyon midfielder Tanguy Ndombele remains a viable option for City in the coming months, while Guardiola is a keen admirer of Ben Chilwell. Junior Firpo and Faouzi Ghoulam are other candidates to strengthen the left-back position. [@Sammy_Goal]

Pep on injuries

Pep: "Sergio Aguero was sick right after the game against Liverpool. He is a little bit better, and today was his first training session. Vincent Kompany is recovering; he’s getting better. The rest are fit."

Pep on opponent

Pep: "Wolves are strong, physical, good at set pieces, strong on the counter attack. When you are tired in the last minutes, they put on new players. They defend deep, switch play, and control many areas."

Pep on transfers

Pep on January transfer window: "The big clubs don't buy players for six months. If you don’t have injuries and you are satisfied with the squad, it’s going well, we will play with the players we started the season with."

Guardiola squad plans altered

Guardiola set to put out a second-string side for the second leg against Burton. However, that plan may be altered by the success of #MCFC’s under-21s who have reached the quarterfinals of the EFL and face Sunderland’s senior side two days before the second leg. [ESPN]

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