Pep on quality of performance

Pep Guardiola on the young and new players: "They played incredibly well today. It is not easy to create chances. Everybody, not just the young players, made a good performance and we learn from that." Pep Guardiola: "We would prefer to win and lift the trophy, congratulations to Wolves because they deserved it but at... Continue Reading →

Pep on KDB importance

Pep Guardiola post #WOLMCI: "Unfortunately last season we missed him [Kevin] a lot. We did incredibly well without him but we are stronger with him. Hopefully, he can reach his level. He is very positive in his mind. He made an incredible first half, really good." Pep Guardiola on Kevin De Bruyne: "He's a guy... Continue Reading →

Pep on the new captain

Pep Guardiola on the new captain: "It will happen naturally. I’m not going to say, now it is your turn, then it is your turn. You will see who has the attitude to be captain, they will do it together. It’s never a decision I will make..." Pep Guardiola: "The captain has to handle the... Continue Reading →

Pep on transfer market

Pep Guardiola: "We will see [if we need to replace Vincent Kompany], but yeah we are looking for some names. At the same time, we have three centre-backs who can play there and we have two young players in the second team who can help us..." Pep Guardiola: "We shall see if the market is... Continue Reading →

New update on Thiago pursuit

Thiago Almada is applying pressure to leave Velez, given the club wish to keep him for longer. City are negotiating paying less than the €16m Velez are demanding, but given other clubs' interest in Almada - it's more likely that City will pay the price. [via @Record_Portugal] After signing Almada, Manchester City would loan the... Continue Reading →

Anderlecht interested in Mangala

Anderlecht are eyeing a move for Eliaquim Mangala for free. Vincent Kompany is of the opinion that Mangala would be a serious added value for his team. It is not yet known whether Mangala sees a return to Belgium. [via @voetbal24be]

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