Aymeric Laporte is in Barcelona for further tests on knee injury. Man City expect to know full extent of it tomorrow. [via @Jack_Gaughan]
Congratulations to Pep Guardiola and Ederson for being nominated as finalists in each of their FIFA #TheBest categories! Pep Guardiola is up against Mauricio Pochettino and Jurgen Klopp. Ederson is up against Marc-Andre ter Stegen and Alisson.
Pep Guardiola on not signing a centre-half: "We could not buy like the opponents or teams offer us or ask for these players. The club works incredibly well in all departments and sometimes we cannot afford it like other teams afford it and that is all..." Pep Guardiola: "We pay a lot of money for... Continue Reading →
Rodri on Aymeric Laporte's injury: "It looked serious, that's why we are not very happy. He's a very important player for the team and it's going to be tough without him. We've lost two big players. Leroy and now Aymer. It doesn't look very good but let's see what it is..." Rodri: "This is football,... Continue Reading →
Pep on Riyad Mahrez: "He’s something special. I’m so happy for him because he loves to play football. We go to the training session and he’s the first to try and play with the ball. When he doesn’t play he’s not happy because he loves to play football. I like it a lot."
Pep Guardiola: "Fernandinho is a typical captain. He thinks for the group more than himself. He’s got incredible respect in the locker room and from our staff. That’s why he can do it..." Pep Guardiola: "He needs some processes, defensively especially, but he’s intelligent and he has a lot of experience. We’ll see. We’re going... Continue Reading →