Dani Alves: Man City boss Pep Guardiola considering bid for Brazil full-back

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola could turn to Juventus’ Dani Alves to strengthen his full-back options. City do not have an experienced right-back after releasing out-of-contract duo Pablo Zabaleta and Bacary Sagna. Guardiola has been linked with Tottenham’s Kyle Walker but is understood to be considering whether to bid for 34-year-old Alves, who played for…

Pep Guardiola: Manchester City boss says he will be better in future

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola says his first season in the Premier League has not been good enough but promised “in the future I will be better”. City are fourth in the league following defeat at Chelsea on Wednesday, all but ending hopes of a league title in the Catalan’s debut campaign in England. “In…

'Superb' Conte may be best manager in world – Guardiola

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte “may be the best”, says Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola who has “learned a lot” from teams managed by the Italian. Guardiola and Conte are both in their debut season in English football and face each other again on Wednesday. The latter has fared better, with his Chelsea side leading the…

Man City face 'season-defining' week – Guardiola

Media playback is not supported on this device Manchester City are facing a week that will “define our season”, according to manager Pep Guardiola. City, who reached the FA Cup semi-finals with a 2-0 win at Middlesbrough on Saturday, take a 5-3 lead to Monaco for the return leg of their Champions League last-16 tie…

No trophies would be a failure – Guardiola

Pep Guardiola said his first season as Manchester City boss will be considered a failure if he does not win a trophy. Guardiola arrived last summer following success with Barcelona and Bayern Munich, but his current side trail Premier League leaders Chelsea by 10 points with 11 games remaining. City are, however, still in the…

Manchester City: Pep Guardiola says 'I might not be good enough'

Pep Guardiola says he might not be good enough for his Manchester City players, rather than the other way round. City have lost four of their past eight league games and slipped to fifth with Sunday’s 4-0 defeat at Everton. They play Tottenham at home on Saturday and Guardiola says questions should be asked of…