Pochettino on challenging Guardiola

Mauricio Pochettino: "The challenge of Guardiola is [he's] maybe the best or one of the best managers in the world. I think he's won 24, 25 or 26 (titles). We met in Barcelona when we played [against eachother] a lot."

Pochettino on City level

Mauricio Pochettino: "Man City tomorrow will be completely different [from the Lyon and Crystal Palace defeats]. They are not games that can give information to us. It’s going to be tough tomorrow as City are one of the best teams in the world."

Pep on this week games

Pep Guardiola: "If we don't win these games this week, we lose both titles. This season we had an incredible opponent in Liverpool. Usually 84, 85 points is enough to win the title. We both deserve it but only one can get it."

Pep on fans support

Pep Guardiola: "The fans will do it for the guys, without the supporters we won’t go through. I am curious about how they will be tomorrow. They know we will try to make an intense game." Pep Guardiola: "the [atmosphere at] the Liverpool game would do for me. I want to see that they (the... Continue Reading →

Pep on injuries

Pep Guardiola on injuries: "I think everyone is fit. I don't think Zinchenko will train today, the other ones came back yesterday and are recovering well. Fernandinho trained yesterday. Low intensity but he trained."

Pep on PL season

Pep Guardiola on his expectations this season: "I was aware last season that we would not be able to do what we have done, especially in the Premier League. I am the most surprised guy in this organisation because i didn’t expect to have 83 points with five games to play." Pep Guardiola: "The target... Continue Reading →

Pep on past CL failures

Pep Guardiola: "I missed two Champions League finals because of penalties but that is football. I know how focused the players are and their desire to get to the semi-finals. Will it be enough? I don’t know."

Pep on Ilkay Gundogan’s comments

Pep Guardiola on Ilkay Gundogan's comments: "You have to see what we have done in 20 months. The best example was at Selhusrt Park. One of the toughest opponents away and the way we played, we conceded one or two shots on target."

Pep on pressure to win the CL

Pep Guardiola on pressure to win the CL: "I have to win. The chairman said I have to win the Champions League three times in a row. That was my desire. In football you lose more than you win. I try to do my best."

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