Pep on weather conditions

Pep Guardiola: "We are not going to say 'what a disaster, the humidity'. It is what it is. It’s not good but there are teams worse than us. We do the training sessions we can do as much as possible." [via @Jack_Gaughan]

Pep on newcomers

Pep Guardiola: "Angelino will improve, Rodrigo already has the experience. He is so smart. He pays a lot of attention to what we try to do. We don't have any doubts about those players. They will adapt to the way we play."

Pep on Sane performance

Pep Guardiola on Leroy Sane: "He had a good game, especially in the second half. He is a guy who we appreciate, I like him a lot. I think he can be better. Two times, three times I have said that we want him to stay."

City will pay 20 m for Thiago

The joint Man City-Sporting CP effort to get Thiago Almada is being finalized for a 2-year deal. City will play €20m to complete the deal. Pep Guardiola believes he can be a top player and going to Sporting will help him adapt to Europe. [via @Record_Portugal] The €20M fee is split as €16M release clause... Continue Reading →

Sane management give encouragement Bayern

Bayern Munich's hopes of signing Leroy Sane are higher than ever after there were positive signals from Leroy Sane's management. [via @cfbayern] Leroy Sane has been given more time to think about his decision after his vacation; the 'deadline' has been extended again and there could be an answer in the next two weeks. Manchester... Continue Reading →

Stones on his setbacks

John Stones: "I took some time away in my holidays and reflected. I've come back this season fighting for my chance to play again and put that right. I'm sure I will because I've got that strong mindset of putting things right and being honest when you've done something wrong." John Stones: "The last two... Continue Reading →

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