There's a strong City presence in this week's Champions League Fantasy Football Team of the Week with Aguero, Sané, Sterling and David Silva all included.
Laporte praises Sane: "Leroy is a very good player and we know what he can do. I think he’s a great talent and we have to take care of him because he’s so good and can give us so much this year."
Manchester City are now ‘clear favourites’ to sign Tanguy Ndombele and his transfer fee may rise to €60m. [@Sport via @Sport_Witness]
Mark Clattenburg: "Had referee Cerro Grande been able to take a second look at Nicolas Otamendi's handball, he may not have awarded Schalke their first spot-kick. It was not a clear and obvious penalty as there is a doubt over whether Otamendi deliberately handled the ball."
In away game against Schalke Guardiola because of Stones injury deployed tactics similar to game against Arsenal and played only three nominal defenders with Fernandinho playing as center back without ball and in more advance position in possession. Gundogan played as number six and David Silva and De Bruyne as number eight, In attack played... Continue Reading →
Rio Ferdinand on Sane: “Leroy Sané is a beautiful footballer. Poetry in motion. He just glides across the pitch.”
@LeroySane19: "The Schalke fans are really loud and good; they push the team. We knew it would be tough. But we never give up. We always want to keep going, keep fighting. We know what kind of quality we have in the team."
Pep Guardiola: "I am delighted with the performance. The opponents didn't do too much. The opponents are good my friend. They have quality to create problems. And they didn't do too much. We played 20 mins 10 v 11."