Manchester City failed to achieve victory in his last four games. Mampukah Manager Pep Guardiola brought The Citizens break the sequence of bad results when facedagainst Southampton at the Etihad Stadium, Sunday (23/10/2016).
Manchester City swallow two defeats and a draw from its last four matches in the Premier League, 2016-2017 and the Champions League. The sequence of bad resultsof the City began in the match against Glasgow Celtic in the UEFA Champions League (28/9/2016). The Citizens are only capable of playing drew 2-2.
Later, the City is surprisingly fell 0-2 while on a trip to Tottenham Hotspur, White Hart Lane Stadium, in a match continued Premier League (2/10/2016). Afterwards, theCity was only able to draw 1-1 at present entertain Everton at Etihad Stadium (15/10/1999).
The latest, the City surrendered by a score of 4-0 away while on a trip to Barcelona,Estadio Camp Nou in the Champions League (19/10/2016). Lionel Messi, Barca's victory became a hero by creating the hattrick. As for the other goal in Barca, one printed by his side.
"We gave Barcelona a lot of opportunities to score. After that, the match is completely over. In fact, we managed to put pressure and have a ball, "said Guardiola.
"We managed to create chances. We do it all, but we couldn't capitalize on those opportunities. To win the game, you should take advantage of opportunities, "said the Manager of origin Spain it.
Note that bad of course being the provision of bad when City face Southampton. The criticism came flocking approached Spain-born man it. Many parties assess Guardiola only able to demonstrate the pattern of the game beautiful, without aiming for victory.
"In Barcelona, they always dominate possession in the last 15 years. I love the way they play. I received my victory and defeat, "Guardiola connect.
"But I am sorry, the team could not be assessed in a way like that. I'll never change the way I bermaain football. It was the only thing I have, "said Pep Guardiola.
On the other hand, Southampton came to the Headquarters City by bringing the record's pretty classy. The Saints picked up two WINS and a draw twice, and once losthis last five games.
"Very difficult to defend against a team of Manchester City's classmate. That's because they are good in possession. I think the City is a great game. It is very difficult to prepare for the team when we only had time to rest for two days, "said Manager Claude Puel.
"For us, the most important thing is to play our own way. I think we will play good at Home City, "that France-born Manager added.
Manchester City could not be reinforced right back Bacary Sagna who suffered injuries. The condition of Fabian Delph and Pablo Mancini is still in doubt. Meanwhile, Yaya Toure on the sidelines due to accumulated cards.
On the other hand, Southampton could not lose Florin Gardos, Jeremy Pied, CedricSoares, and Shane Long due to injury. The condition of Matt Targett, Ryan Bertrand, and Nathan Redmond still doubted it could perform.
The Liverpool captain, Jordan Henderson, mengalu yet want to think about winning the title chances of Premier League 2016-2017 after defeating West Bromwich Albion 2-1, Saturday (22/10/2016) local time.
Liverpool determined goals Sadio Mane (20 ') and Philippe Countinho (35 '), while nicks WBA created Gareth McAuley (81 ').
Liverpool finished second standings with 20 points, while only a few goal differencefrom Arsenal at the Summit. However, that position could change if Manchester Citywin over Southampton, Sunday (23/10/2016).
"It's too early to talk of the title hunt. We must concentrate on each match. Be an advantage our competitors teams lose points, while we grabbed the three points, "said Henderson.
Henderson then spare process goals scored WBA. United Kingdom origin players were hoping Liverpool can first settled when facing situations of dead balls.
"We are disappointed because it was from a free-kick. This is because we are fully already play well until the end-goal is a concern, "said Henderson.