The cavernous setting of an empty Wembley Stadium will play host to two FA Cup semi-finals this weekend as holders Manchester City face Arsenal in a week when old animosities between the clubs were flamed,
Pep Guardiola warned Manchester City that the straight knockout format of the Champions League final stages in Lisbon means being favourites counts for little ahead of their quarter-final clash with Lyon on Saturday.
Pep Guardiola admitted Manchester City shot themselves in the foot once more in the Champions League after crashing out in the quarter-finals for the third straight season with a shock 3-1 defeat to Lyon in Lisbon.
Pep Guardiola faces a stern test of his managerial philosophy as the Manchester City boss aims to overhaul Premier League champions Liverpool this season.
Lack of patience after conceding an equaliser against the run of play made Manchester City fall apart in their 5-2 Premier League home defeat by “defensive-minded” Leicester City, manager Pep Guardiola said.
Manchester City announced the signing of Portuguese international centre-back Ruben Dias on a six-year deal from Benfica on Tuesday in the hope of solving the defensive problems that have dogged Pep Guardiola’s side over the past year.
Pep Guardiola admitted it was vital to keep a clean-sheet as League Cup holders Manchester City got back on track with a 3-0 win against Burnley, while Manchester United joined their rivals in the quarter-finals
Pep Guardiola says his Manchester City “want more” as they marched into the Champions League semi-finals, while Liverpool coach Jurgen Klopp lamented their inability to convert their chances into goals against Real Madrid on Wednesday.
Thomas Tuchel admits Chelsea still lag behind Manchester City as he prepares to face the runaway Premier League leaders in an FA Cup semi-final but vowed to hunt down Europe’s ‘benchmark’ club next season. Chelsea face City at Wembley on Saturday,
As Pep Guardiola heads into his first Champions League semifinal in five years, the Manchester City manager is thinking about the “mythical words” -- as he described them - that were uttered nearly 30 years ago by his mentor, Johan Cruyff.