Tag: Pep Guardiola

Manchester City explain what they expect from Arsenal

Valencia's coach Unai Emery (L) and Barcelona's coach Josep Guardiola react during the Spanish Cup second leg semi-final football match FC Barcelona vs Valencia CF on February 8, 2012 at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona. AFP PHOTO / JOSE JORDAN
Manchester City are not quite sure what to expect when they rock up at the Grove to get their Premier League title defence underway and I, for one, couldn’t be happier with that.

Massive double Manchester City boost ahead of Arsenal game

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 17: Raheem Sterling of Manchester City (L) celebrates scoring his sides third goal with Kevin De Bruyne of Manchester City (R) during the Premier League match between Manchester City and AFC Bournemouth at the Etihad Stadium on September 17, 2016 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)
Kevin de Bruyne and Raheem Sterling are both available for selection after the pair returned from their post-World Cup vacation in ‘perfect condition’ for Sunday’s match.

Arsenal finally name their new captain

SINGAPORE - JULY 28: Unai Emery head coach of Arsenal interviews during the International Champions Cup match between Arsenal and Paris Saint Germain at the National Stadium on July 28, 2018 in Singapore. (Photo by Thananuwat Srirasant/Getty Images for ICC)
Arsenal will have five captains for the new season and Laurent Koscielny will captain the captains, making him the captain.

Arsenal vs Manchester City preview: Injury news & pre-season form overview

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - MAY 09: Mikel Arteta and Josep Guardiola, Manager of Manchester City looks on during the Premier League match between Manchester City and Brighton and Hove Albion at Etihad Stadium on May 9, 2018 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Gareth Copley/Getty Images)
One week from now, Arsenal play the first match of their new Premier League season, against last season's champions Manchester City.

'His career speaks for itself': Rival manager gives ringing endorsement to...

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has given his backing to new Arsenal head coach Unai Emery, as the club announced his appointment on Wednesday morning.

Arsenal have a new 'first choice' replacement for Arsene Wenger after...

SWANSEA, WALES - SEPTEMBER 24: Mikel Arteta, Assistant coach of Manchester City looks on during the Premier League match between Swansea City and Manchester City at Liberty Stadium on September 24, 2016 in Swansea, Wales. (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)
Mikel Arteta is now 'first choice' to take over from Arsene Wenger, following the news that Massimiliano Allegri plans to stay at Juventus, according to reports.

Pep Guardiola gives Mikel Arteta his blessing for Arsenal job

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - MAY 09: Mikel Arteta and Josep Guardiola, Manager of Manchester City looks on during the Premier League match between Manchester City and Brighton and Hove Albion at Etihad Stadium on May 9, 2018 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Gareth Copley/Getty Images)
Pep Guardiola will not stand in Mikel Arteta’s way if the former Arsenal man wants to leave Manchester City to take over from Arsene Wenger.

Pep Guardiola responds to rumours about new manager taking over at...

SWANSEA, WALES - SEPTEMBER 24: Mikel Arteta, Assistant coach of Manchester City looks on during the Premier League match between Swansea City and Manchester City at Liberty Stadium on September 24, 2016 in Swansea, Wales. (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)
Pep Guardiola says Mikel Arteta was a big factor in Manchester City's success this season, and the Spaniard deserves whatever he wants amid links to the Arsenal job.

Pep Guardiola claims this manager is 'ready' to replace Arsene Wenger

NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 22: Former professional football player and Western Union Pass Ambassador, Patrick Vieira, attends the Beyond Soccer Series Powered By streetfootballworld at Thomson Reuters Building on June 22, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Monica Schipper/Getty Images for Beyond Soccer Series)
Pep Guardiola says Patrick Vieira is ready to take over from Arsene Wenger if the Arsenal board want him to, claiming the former Gunner is already a top manager.

Arsenal star offered to Manchester City

Pep Guardiola has revealed that Henrikh Mkhitaryan’s agent, Mino Raiola, offered the Armenian and Paul Pogba to Manchester City in January but Raiola is denying even speaking to Guardiola.

Former Gunner claims 'beatable' Manchester City wouldn't scare the Invincibles

Sol Cmapbell
Sol Campbell thinks the 'Invicibles' wouldn't be afraid of playing against Manchester City's current side, and claims too many Premier League teams are at the moment.

Higher than you think: Where does Wenger rank among Europe's most...

MILAN, ITALY - MARCH 08: Arsene Wenger manager / head coach of Arsenal during the UEFA Europa League Round of 16 match between AC Milan and Arsenal at the San Siro on March 8, 2018 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)
Arsene Wenger is currently the third most successful active manager in Europe based on trophies won, behind Jose Mourinho and Pep Guardiola.

Arsenal fans disagree with Joan Laporta’s advice over Arsene Wenger replacement

Ex-Barcelona president Joan Laporta believes that Arsenal should take a chance on appointing Thierry Henry as manager just like he did with Pep Guardiola, but the fans don't agree.

More bad news for Arsenal as Manchester City get massive boost...

Raheem Sterling could return from injury to face Arsenal on Thursday, according to Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola.

United board members ‘criticise Mourinho’ over Sanchez signing

LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 31: A dejected looking Alexis Sanchez of Manchester United during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester United at Wembley Stadium on January 31, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)
Manchester United executives criticised Jose Mourinho's transfer policy at a London dinner party last week, according to reports.

Manchester City suffer massive blow before Arsenal clash

Fernandinho will miss Arsenal's clash with Manchester City at the Emirates on Thursday, after picking up a hamstring injury in the League Cup final over the weekend.

Another Arsenal pundit destroys club after Manchester City debacle

Martin Keown says Arsenal were naive in their embarrassing League Cup final defeat to Manchester City, and blamed their schoolboy defending for the result.

'They don't even play good football anymore': Media tear Arsenal to...

Arsenal's 3-0 defeat has left fans outraged and the media frothing at the mouth.

Eye-watering stats show Pep Guardiola has already out-spent Arsene Wenger

Pep Guardiola and Arsene Wenger
Pep Guardiola has spent more money in 21 months at Manchester City than Arsene Wenger has in 21 years at Arsenal.

Defensive blunders, dramatic Pep Guardiola & ‘Aguerooo!’: 23 things Arsenal fans...

After Arsenal lost 2-1 at home to Östersunds FK on Thursday night, it's probably fair to say that Gooners aren't expecting much from the Carabao Cup final against Manchester City on Sunday.

Bad news for Arsenal as major Manchester City duo ruled fit...

Despite Pep Guardiola confirming on Friday that Raheem Sterling was suffering with a muscular problem and was therefore a doubt for the Carabao Cup final against Arsenal, it seems the 23-year-old has been ruled fit after all.

Arsenal fans furious as FA show clear Manchester City bias

Pep Guardiola
For the second time this season, Manchester City players have received no punishment for their part in post-match and off-field fracas after the FA reviewed their cup tie against Wigan Athletic.

Panic attack for Manchester City fans as Arsenal get 15.4% boost

Pep Guardiola has confirmed that Manchester City’s second choice goalkeeper will be between the sticks for the Carabao Cup final against Arsenal.

Major boost for Manchester City but blow for Arsenal ahead of...

Manchester City have announced that Gabriel Jesus was in training on Friday, as he makes his return from injury ahead of the League Cup final next weekend.

Arsenal legend tried to help Manchester City land £35m forward

Former Gunner Gilberto Silva tried to help Fred seal a move from Shakhtar Donetsk to Manchester City this January, according to reports.

Arsene Wenger's win % better than Jose Mourinho, Jurgen Klopp and...

Arsene Wenger has a better win percentage over his Premier League career with Arsenal than Mauricio Pochettino, Jose Mourinho and Jurgen Klopp have with their current clubs.

Episode 133: The future is now

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
In this edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Matthew is joined by Anita & special guest Tim from @7amkickoff to talk about transfer...

The media hate Wenger: Their treatment of Poch, Klopp and Guardiola...

Arsene Wenger's relationship with the British press has always been somewhat rocky but, when you observe how they treat other managers, you really get a sense that they intensely dislike the Frenchman.

Official: Arsenal and Manchester United finally seal swap

Henrikh Mkhitaryan has joined Arsenal in a swap deal with Manchester United. Alexis Sanchez is moving in the other direction.

Guardiola admits Alexis’ wage demands forced Manchester City out of race

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 18: Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal (L) and Josep Guardiola, Manager of Manchester City (R) embrace after the final whistle during the Premier League match between Manchester City and Arsenal at the Etihad Stadium on December 18, 2016 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)
Pep Guardiola has suggested Manchester City gave up on trying to sign Alexis Sanchez because of the player's high wage demands.

Pep Guardiola accepts Alexis Manchester United move and wishes him well

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola accepted he had lost out in the race to sign Alexis Sanchez as Jose Mourinho insisted Friday it was still not certain the Chile forward would join Manchester United.

Alexis choosing Manchester United over Manchester City shows he is no...

All he wants to do is play! It’s something you hear constantly about Alexis Sanchez and it’s true, but he’s not above wanting to do that for the highest amount possible like all the others.

5 reasons why Manchester United are prepared to pay stupid money...

With Alexis Sanchez's shock move to Manchester United seemingly just days away, we look at why the Red Devils are prepared to spend such big money on the 29-year-old.

Manchester City trying to use Alexis to drive Arsenal price down

Manchester City are apparently ready to walk away from a deal to sign Alexis in January due to financial demands, but are they really or is Pep Guardiola just up to his old tricks?

Manchester United manager praises Alexis but refuses to disrespect Arsenal

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - JANUARY 05: Jose Mourinho, Manager of Manchester United looks on during the Emirates FA Cup Third Round match between Manchester United and Derby County at Old Trafford on January 5, 2018 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)
Arsene Wenger admitted Friday that Alexis Sanchez's future is up in the air as Jose Mourinho and Pep Guardiola stayed tight-lipped over potential moves for the forward during the January transfer window.

'He will add something to the team' - Kevin de Bruyne...

Kevin De Bruyne says Alexis Sanchez will improve the team when he joins Manchester City, but he doesn't know if that will be in January.

'Guardiola will call me soon' - Blow for Arsenal in pursuit...

Brazilian midfielder Fred says he's waiting on Pep Guardiola's call, despite links to Arsenal and Manchester United this week.

Are Guardiola’s Alexis comments just part of Manchester City’s Barcelona game?

After Gabriel Jesus picked up an injury on Sunday that left him in tears, many people speculated that Man City would move for Alexis in January to replace their fallen star.

Arsenal: Calendar Champions 2 out 5 years but not 2017 as...

League leaders Manchester City would've already won the 2017 league if it was played in calendar format, owever, Arsenal would have two titles in the last five years.

Guardiola watching: Is this the only reason Alexis did so well...

With Manchester City set to face Crystal Palace on Sunday, is it fair for Arsenal fans to assume that Alexis Sanchez's superb showing at Selhurst Park was for Pep Guardiola's benefit?

Reports claim 29-year-old has left Arsenal

Alexis Sanchez will reportedly sign for Manchester City next month after agreeing terms, despite Arsène Wenger's insistence that Arsenal haven't received an offer.

Rumours in 2015 and a deadline day fiasco: Arsenal mishandled £60m...

Alexis Sanchez hasn't played anywhere near his best this season. Many blame the Chilean's desire to leave as a reason for his struggles, but could Arsene Wenger be to blame?

Manchester City fans delighted as Pep puts Alexis plans ‘on hold’

Pep Guardiola is reportedly set to put plans to sign Alexis Sanchez in January on hold in favour of signing a defender and Manchester City fans are over the moon.

Key man: Another Arsenal captain shining at Manchester City when he...

Mikel Arteta
Mikel Arteta has a played a huge role in Manchester City's success this season, and is showing what Arsenal are missing out on.

The story behind Arsene Wenger’s Manchester City ‘petrol’ comments

Arsene Wenger's intelligence is well known but during his pre-Newcastle presser, it seems that he might have been so smart with his comments that most of the press completely missed where he was coming from.

Arsenal have another nominee for the Premier League monthly award

Arsene Wenger has been nominated for the November Manager of the Month award.

Pep Guardiola explains what he told Arsenal when they tried to...

Arsenal had no chance of signing Raheem Sterling in the summer according to Pep Guardiola who has been speaking about the rumours surrounding the player.

This is why Pep Guardiola has taken another shot at Arsene...

Pep Guardiola has taken a shot at Arsene Wenger after Manchester City were awarded two 'clear' penalties during their 2-1 win over Huddersfield on Sunday.

This is how Arsenal could have corrected the problems from the...

Last Sunday, when Arsenal's team selection to face Manchester City was announced, there were two immediate reactions of disbelief.

Pep Guardiola makes insulting claim about Arsenal after Sunday's victory

Pep Guardiola thinks Manchester City could've scored more goals against Arsenal at the weekend, despite two goals in their 3-1 win coming from a penalty and offside goal.

Pep Guardiola cites incident from 2016 to deflect from Manchester City's...

Manager Pep Guardiola tried to distract from Manchester City's offside goal on Sunday by pointing to a goal Arsenal scored 13 months ago.

Pep Guardiola trolls Arsenal fans by claiming Arsenal still in title...

Pep Guardiola says the difference between Arsenal and Manchester City in the Premier League table is nothing, ahead of the match between the two sides on Sunday.

Why did Arteta join Manchester City instead staying with Arsenal?

Mikel Arteta
After Guardiola highlighted Mikel Arteta's involvement in Raheem Sterling's development, many fans are again asking the question why Arteta isn't still here in North London.

Manchester City manager hails heavily criticised Arsenal star

Pep Guardiola says he has no doubts about Mesut Özil's qualities, despite the German's critics in the English media.

Pep Guardiola rules out Manchester City emulating this Arsenal record

Pep Guardiola has dismissed the idea that his Manchester City side could finish the season unbeaten, like Arsenal did in 2003/04.

Wenger is fourth highest paid manager in the Premier League

Arsène Wenger is the fourth highest paid manager in the Premier League, according to reports.

Wenger in line to win 16th Manager of the Month award

Arsene Wenger has made the Premier League Manager of the Month shortlist for September.

Arsenal come 4th yet again, Tottenham 3rd in this stat

Arsenal are a team known for their passing and possession based game, so you'd expect them to be near the top of the pass accuracy rankings.

This is why Arsenal 28-year-old may no longer be a Manchester...

Pep Guardiola admits that Manchester City could look to sign another full-back in January, which suggests that pursuing Alexis Sanchez might no longer be a priority.

Pep Guardiola had this to say about Arsenal's pursuit for Raheem...

Pep Guardiola has reiterated that Raheem Sterling will not be leaving Manchester City for Arsenal in the winter transfer window.

Manchester City still favourites to sign Arsenal 28-year-old despite rival interest

Manchester City are still the favourites to sign Alexis Sanchez if he ends up leaving Arsenal, despite Manchester United also reportedly joining the race for the Chilean.

Guardiola insists there was 'zero chance' of 22-year-old signing for Arsenal

Pep Guardiola claims that Raheem Sterling was never part of the deal for Alexis Sanchez and admits that he doesn’t know if Manchester City will return for the Chilean.

Breaking: Manchester City make second bid of £60m for Arsenal 28-year-old

Manchester City have reportedly made a second bid for Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez, according to latest reports.

Former Liverpool midfielder doesn't believe Arsene Wenger needs Manchester City 22-year-old

Former Liverpool midfielder Jamie Redknapp has said that Arsenal don't need Manchester City winger Raheem Sterling, amid rumours the English international could be on his way to the Emirates.

Breaking: Arsenal reject £50m bid from Manchester City, says 28-year-old's agent

Alexis Sanchez
Alexis Sanchez’s agent has reportedly revealed Arsenal turned down a £50m bid from Manchester City, contrary to reports that the Sky Blues had yet to make an approach.

Manchester City targeting Belgian international after giving on Arsenal 28-year-old

According to reports in Spain, Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has turned his attentions from Alexis Sanchez to Eden Hazard.

Episode 105: Chelsea fly in Arsenal’s bird’s nest soup

Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast
In this latest edition of the Daily Cannon podcast, Matthew is joined by Anita to discuss beating Bayern on penalties, being stuffed by Chelsea,...

Manchester City rule out sale of forward to Arsenal

Sergio Aguero
Pep Guardiola has said that striker Sergio Aguero will not be leaving Manchester City this summer.

Guardiola claims Manchester City aren't battling Arsenal for €56m star

Pep Guardiola has said he is happy with his current attacking options.

Paris Saint-Germain struggling to finalise £50m deal

Paris Saint-Germain are finding it difficult to convince Alexis Sanchez to make the switch to the Parc des Princes, as he has his heart set on Manchester City.

Arsenal fans laugh at Manchester City coughing up £54m for Kyle...

Arsenal fans have found Kyle Walker's £54m move to Manchester City pretty funny; mainly because if Pep Guardiola is willing to fork out that amount of money for the Tottenham man, he should be prepared to spend far more than that on Alexis Sanchez.

Arsenal in a strong postion after Manchester City fail to sign...

After missing out on Dani Alves, Manchester City are desperate for a new right back this summer.

Alexis Sanchez agrees personal terms with Manchester City after meeting with...

Alexis Sanchez has reportedly agree personal terms with Manchester City.

From Chile: Sources close to Alexis explains why he wants Manchester...

Alexis Sánchez has chosen his next destination and it's Premier League rivals Manchester City. At least, that's what reports in Chile's local newspaper El Mercurio...

What next for Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain?

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has reportedly rejected Arsenal's latest contract offer and could be on the move. So what does the future hold for the 23-year-old?

Manchester City not giving up on 23-year-old despite Liverpool being keen...

Manchester City are monitoring the situation of Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, whose Arsenal future is shrouded in mystery.

Manchester City prepared to wait another year to sign 30-goal striker

Manchester City reportedly could wait until next year to sign Alexis Sanchez.

Manchester City manager wants £50m-rated Arsenal striker not this 31-goal Bundesliga...

Pep Guardiola is reportedly completely focused on signing Alexis Sanchez, not Borussia Dortmund striker, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang.

Manchester City fans discuss signing Arsenal’s Alexis Sanchez

Alexis Sanchez
Alexis Sanchez to Manchester City is set to be this summer's prolonged transfer sagas, so just what do City fans think about it?

Spanish press make big claim about Manchester City's pursuit for Arsenal...

Manchester City cannot afford to buy Hector Bellerin and could lose out to Barcelona this summer, claim the Catalan press.

Arsenal resigned to losing star man to fellow Premier League club

Alexis Sanchez is expected to be a part of Pep Guardiola's spending spree.

Manchester City manager makes Arsenal man 'priority'

Manchester City are confident of bringing Alexis Sanchez to the Etihad, and could be looking at Mbappe as well.

Liverpool manager assesses Manchester City and Arsenal counterparts

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has insisted that he, along with his rivals, Arsene Wenger, Pep Guardiola and Jose Mourinho are good but not geniuses.

Pep Guardiola moans about Arsene Wenger moaning

Pep Guardiola didn't seem amused by comments from Arsene Wenger regarding matches against the clubs who have nothing to fight for and are already on their holidays.

Alexis ‘agrees’ to join Bayern Munich while having talks with Manchester...

Another day, another rumour about Alexis Sánchez's future.

Arsenal hot or not: Gabriel, Ox's love life, Tottenham setting...

Let's take a look at what's hot and what's not in the world of Arsenal...

Suck it up Pep Guardiola, you lost - Arsenal fans, enjoy...

Pep Guardiola was quick to call Arsenal out for their long balls and defensive approach after their defeat at Wembley as he sounded like Arsene...

Manchester City manager cries about Arsenal tactics that beat him

Pep Guardiola seemed to hit out at Arsenal for playing ‘long balls’ and defending too much, reminiscent of the way Wenger used to complain about the likes of West Brom – and was roundly criticised for.

FA Cup semi-final match preview: Arsenal vs Manchester City

Just three weeks on from a hard-fought 2-2 draw at the Emirates, Arsenal and Manchester City are set to do battle once again.

Manchester City get another huge injury boost ahead of Arsenal game

Manchester City have received a massive injury boost ahead of their game against Arsenal on Sunday in the form of Vincent Kompany.

Manchester City to be without key defender v Arsenal

Manchester City's £50m defender, John Stones, has been ruled out for the Blues' FA Cup clash against Arsenal on Sunday.

Manchester City respond to Alexis Sanchez rumours

Pep Guardiola shrugged off a question regarding his reported interest in signing Alexis Sanchez in the summer during his pre-Southampton press conference.

Make or break time: Arsenal vs Manchester City preview

Alexis Sanchez
After a much-needed interlull, Arsenal return to Premier League action in typical fashion: another tough opponent eager to assert their top-four credentials in Pep Guardiola's unpredictable Manchester City side.

Wenger on Pep: I respect Manchester City manager hugely

During his pre-Manchester City presser, Arsene Wenger spoke about how much he respects Pep Guardiola ahead of the match on Sunday.

Mesut Ozil - Pep Guardiola is the reason I chose Real...

Mesut Ozil
Mesut Ozil has revealed in his autobiography (released 16 March) that Pep Guardiola is the reason he didn't sign for Barcelona and instead went to Real Madrid.

Pep Guardiola hits out at ‘unacceptable’ press & pundit treatment of...

Pep Guardiola and Arsene Wenger
Pep Guardiola sprung to his Arsene Wenger's defence without being asked, branding the treatment of him by former players and journalists ‘unacceptable’.

Did Arsenal really say ‘no’ to Guardiola before he joined Bayern...

Pep Guardiola and Arsene Wenger
Reports at the end of the week claimed that Pep Guardiola offered himself to Arsenal before taking up the Bayern Munich job but the club said ‘no’ as Arsene Wenger signed a new deal.

Former player 'sure' Manchester City manager will consider Wilshere move

Jack Wilshere
Barcelona midfielder, Xavi, is sure that Pep Guardiola will make a move for Jack Wilshere.

Managers hail Arsenal man but is Manchester City manager starting his...

Pep Guardiola has said that Jack Wilshere left a ‘massive impression’ when Arsenal played Barcelona, despite claiming at the time that he had plenty just like him in his B ranks.

Manchester City boss - It means a lot to beat Arsenal

Pep Guardiola
Pep Guardiola is over the moon that he managed to beat, according to him, one of the best teams in the Premier League.

Guardiola - How Arsenal get the best out of Alexis Sanchez...

Alexis Sanchez and Xavi
Pep Guardiola has conceded that Arsene Wenger is currently using Alexis Sanchez perfectly, something the Spaniard didn't do while he was Barcelona manager.

Manchester City plot January move for Arsenal forward - report

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain
According to recent reports, Manchester City are ready to capitalise on Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's current contract situation and offer £25m to sign the talented Englishman in the January transfer window.

Wenger – This is the most important thing about being a...

Pep Guardiola
Arsene Wenger has been full of praise for Pep Guardiola ahead of Arsenal's trip to Manchester City.

Manchester City manager talks up Arsenal ahead of Sunday's clash

Pep Guardiola
Pep Guardiola was full of praise for Arsenal ahead of our clash against Manchester City on Sunday.

Pep Guardiola delivers Manchester City injury blow ahead of Arsenal

Ilkay Gundogan,
Five Manchester City players miss out on the Premier League clash against Arsenal on Sunday.

Wenger - This is why I respect Pep Guardiola

Pep Guardiola
Arsene Wenger has admitted that while he doesn't know why Manchester City are so inconsistent at the moment, he respects Pep Guardiola for sticking to his philosophy.

Wenger disagrees with new Manchester City boss

Pep Guardiola
Over the weekend, new Manchester City coach, Pep Guardiola, revealed that he believes competitive football matches should allow up to six substitutes rather than three.

Why Pep Guardiola is right about tackles

Pep Guardiola
The Manchester City manager was told his team did not win a single tackle in the first 35 minutes against Leicester and this is how he answered.

Vardy hat-trick forces Manchester City to drop crucial points in title...

Jamie Vardy
A hat-trick from Jamie Vardy, as well as a well-taken strike courtesy of Andy King from range helped Leicester to an unlikely home victory against Manchester City in Saturday's evening kick-off.

Pep Guardiola DENIES making contact with Alexis Sanchez

Pep Guardiola
Manchester City have tweeted to say that Pep Guardiola denies contacting Alexis Sanchez to try and convince the Arsenal man to join him at Manchester City.

Manchester City make illegal approach for Arsenal star - report

Alexis Sanchez v PSG
Pep Guardiola reportedly contacted Alexis Sanchez after the game against West Ham to ask him to sign for Manchester City according to a report in El Mercurio today.

Arsenal, Tottenham monitoring Aguero situation at Manchester City – Spanish report

Sergio Aguero
Arsenal, along with Tottenham, Liverpool and Chelsea are said to be monitoring Sergio Aguero’s situation at Manchester City with a report in Spain causing the internet to explode.

Spanish journalist hints Manchester City and Barcelona won’t listen to Bellerin...

Guillem Balague believes that neither Manchester City nor Barcelona will pay attention to the fact that Hector Bellerin wants to remain with Arsenal and will try to convince him to leave London.

Manchester journalist claims Bellerin’s ‘destiny’ lies at Manchester City as Guardiola...

Hector Bellerin
Stuart Brennan, writing in the Manchester Evening News, believes that it is Hector Bellerin’s ‘destiny’ to head north to join Pep Guardiola, Mikel Arteta, and Bacary Sagna at Manchester City.

Nasri 'regrets' leaving Arsenal now he's unwanted at Manchester City

Former Arsenal man, Samir Nasri, has been reportedly placed on Manchester City's transfer list after Pep Guardiola decided he was surplus to requirements.

Manchester City end pursuit of Bellerin after Arsenal refuse to talk...

Manchester City have apparently ended their chase of Hector Bellerin after being told to sod off by Arsenal.

Manchester City knocked back by Arsenal but agent offers City hope

Arsenal have allegedly told Manchester City that Hector Bellerin is not for sale as Pep Guardiola sets his beedy little Barcelona eyes on him.

Manchester United and City managers to earn almost twice Wenger salary

Arsene Wenger will be the third-highest paid manager in the Premier League next season with the arrival of Jose Mourinho and Pep Guardiola on mega salaries.

Arsenal man downs down deal with Gunners in favour of Manchester...

Mikel Arteta has reportedly turned down the chance to stay in north London, opting to join Pep Guardiola at Manchester City instead.

Arsenal fans gutted as ex-midfielder is linked with Manchester City job

Mikel Arteta
As much as we don't want to admit it, Mikel Arteta taking up a coaching role at Manchester City is looking likelier than ever.

Guardiola wants £40m Arsenal midfielder at Manchester City

Reports emerged on Sunday that Manchester City's incoming manager Pep Guardiola wants Jack Wilshere in his midfield next season.

Arsenal and Manchester City keen on Barcelona starlet and £9m release...

Arsenal have long been linked with Barcelona midfielder Sergi Samper and this summer may present the last chance the Gunners will have to swoop for him.

Will Arsenal fight to keep Walcott as Manchester City close in?

The stagnation or, even, regression of Theo Walcott in the last year or two has his Arsenal future in the balance.

Spurs to rival Manchester City for Arsenal midfielder

Possibly leaving Arsenal in the summer, could Mikel Arteta become the first captain since Sol Campbell to cross the north London divide?

Former Arsenal man wants a word with Pep Guardiola

Former Arsenal midfielder, Samir Nasri, reckons he's the perfect player for Pep Guardiola when he finally joins Manchester City in the summer and claims he's going to have a 'chat' with the Bayern Munich man so show his 'hunger'.

Özil: Guardiola will dominate English football with Manchester City

Already looking ahead to next season, Mesut Özil will have one eye on the big arrival in Manchester.

Arsenal and Pep Guardiola target rules out move until 2020

Riechedly Bazoer has ruled out a move away from current club Ajax until 2020. The midfielder, who Arsenal have been getting linked with since October...

Arsenal to challenge Manchester City as top European clubs don't want...

German superstar Ilkay Gündogan could be available this summer, and Manchester City look like the hot favourites to sign him. The Borussia Dortmund midfielder is...

Did brilliant new Manchester City boss want Arsenal first?

Reports emerged on Thursday that Pep Guardiola wanted the Arsenal job and that he wanted Thierry Henry as his number two. How exciting right? Just...

Arsenal could lose captain to title rivals yet again

Pep Guardiola's first addition to his backroom staff at Manchester City could be Arsenal midfielder and captain Mikel Arteta. That's according to The Times, but would...

Pep Guardiola makes signing Arsenal midfielder a priority

Pep Guardiola has reportedly made signing Aaron Ramsey a priority once he starts in his new role as Manchester City manager. It's stands to reason...

Pep Guardiola wants Arsenal star to join him at Manchester City...

So, Pep Guardiola is off to Manchester. Arsenal have managed not to sell any key players since Robin van Persie left in 2012, with Bacary...

Guardiola talks with Manchester United put to bed Arsenal rumours –...

Pep Guardiola has reportedly met with Manchester United officials to discuss taking over from Louis van Gaal, putting yet another nail in the coffin of...

Media persist with Guardiola to Arsenal nonsense by twisting recent comments

The media's known for twisting a thing or two when it comes to facts. The most recent is Pep Guardiola's comments on coming to England...

Former Arsenal man urges Gunners to pursue manager

Former Arsenal man, Paul Merson, believes that Pep Guardiola is a 'perfect fit' for Arsenal. After the Bayern Munich manager confirmed that he will be...

Could Guardiola be set for Arsenal move despite Manchester City rumours?

Pep Guardiola has finally confirmed that he will be moving to the Premier League in search of a 'new challenge' but could he be...

Arsenal boss anxious over increase of foreign managers in English football

It's looking more and more likely that Pep Guardiola will be joining Man City in the Premier League sooner rather than later and Arsene...

Wenger praises Pellegrini ahead of Manchester City clash

With rumours surrounding the future of Bayern Munich manager Pep Guardiola, much of the build up to Arsenal's clash with Manchester City will involve...

Alexis Sanchez linked with move to Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City

The likelihood of Pep Guardiola moving to Manchester City sooner rather than later is getting higher and, according to reports, the Bayern boss wants...

Arsenal legend predicts Premier League move for Guardiola but are Gunners...

Although Arsene Wenger shows no immediate signs of upping and leaving us, rumours have been circulating for a while over who could be his...

Watch: Guardiola shouts at Alexis for overplaying. Will he ever learn?

Back in 2012, Pep Guardiola rested Alexis Sánchez. When you're manager of Barcelona you have that kind of luxury. Alexis had played 90 minutes for...

Henry convinced Guardiola will manage about England. So why not Arsenal?

Arsène Wenger outdid Bayern Munich manager Pep Guardiola at the Emirates Stadium last week and will have the chance to do so again at...

Why Guardiola should not be next Arsenal manager

Boring. That's what Pep Guardiola said earlier this week about staying at the same club for 20 years. There is increasing speculation that Arsene's departure is...

Stat: Arsenal trouble Bayern more than anyone has troubled Pep before

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Not only did Arsenal beat Bayern Munich on Tuesday night, but it was fully deserved. Stats only tell part of a story; it's possible to...

Scout report: Bayern Munich’s likely XI v Arsenal assessed

Arsenal face the daunting test of facing Bayern Munich on Tuesday evening, knowing they likely need a result from the game to keep alive...

Guardiola warns Bayern players after Dinamo Zagreb beat Arsenal

Arsenal face Olympiacos in the second Champions League matchday of the season on Tuesday night, while Dinamo Zagreb are searching for another miracle. The Croatian...

Five reasons Götze moving from Bayern to Arsenal wouldn't be a...

by Lewis Ambrose Mario Götze's agent has been speaking about the player's current situation at Bayern, and he may just become available this summer. If he...