Man City boss Guardiola

Manchester City has booked their place in the fifth round of the FA Cup courtesy of a comfortable 2-0 win over Cardiff City in South Wales on Saturday.

This led Guardiola to question the referees as they are not doing enough to protect players in England.

The youngster has been creating and scoring goals all season and we can only wish him a speedy recovery and hope that he is dashing down the left flank again before we know it. But it is what it is.

Before the second half got underway, a tweet from the Germany team account tagged Cardiff and offered a gentle reminder of Sane and Gundogan's World Cup commitments in Russian Federation later this year.

"They listened.and that's all".

"I would like the Carabao Cup semi-final to be just one match".

"They are I think second or third in the Championship".

"But that is not going to change".

"It will always happen that some players play more games than others but he makes everyone feel part of the squad, that's why we have such a great atmosphere in the squad".

'He had referred to never parking the bus in an interview but he called me to say there might have to be one exception. Absolutely not. The business show must go on.

"When I have a chance I take the chance and I work every day to be here", Batshuayi, who has been linked with a move away from Chelsea during the transfer window, told BT Sport.

Unlike title rivals United and Liverpool, who both spent downtime in Dubai earlier this month, City have had no mid-season break. I just wanted us to put on a bit of a performance, as best we could.

Steve Cotterrill's relegation threatened Birmingham were given a massive incentive to beat Premier League Hudderfield in their replay next Tuesday when the winners were drawn at home to Manchester United.

"I thought Ken [Zohore] is getting back to himself, so if we could sign another striker this week..."

"We are talking about a powerful player because he is strong physically, and for sure he has a lot of space for improvement", said Chelsea boss Conte.

  • Julie Sanders