1. Execution on the Counter Key to West Ham Beating Pep's Manchester City

    On Sunday, two Premier League sides with very different mindsets will do battle. Manchester City, who have won four from four under new manager Pep Guardiola , come up against West Ham, who have been distinctly up-and-down so far in 2016-17...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 3 days ago 2,407 reads 3 comments

  2. The Manchester City Players Completely Unsuited to Pep Guardiola's Playing Style

    Pep Guardiola will adapt his tactics to combat a particular opponent. He is flexible and prepared to move players into unusual roles if it means nullifying a key element of the opposition’s game...

    Rob Pollard Written by Rob Pollard about 6 days ago 33,878 reads 18 comments

  3. Pep Guardiola Returning David Silva to His Best Is Good News for Manchester City

    Even the Manchester City fans, amid the excitement of Pep Guardiola ’s appointment, weren ’t expecting this. Three games in eight days have yielded three wins...

    Rob Pollard Written by Rob Pollard about 7 days ago 13,288 reads 45 comments

  4. Pep Guardiola's Ruthless Handling of Joe Hart Shows He'll Stop at Nothing to Win

    It’s a debate that has somewhat overshadowed Manchester City ’s promising start to the new season. Pep Guardiola has overseen two wins in the space of four days, ...

    Rob Pollard Written by Rob Pollard about 11 days ago 4,187 reads 9 comments

  5. Man City's Pre-Season Indicates Guardiola Factor Is Already Having an Effect

    Manchester City are likely to be a little more careful when planning their next pre -season. This one has been somewhat chaotic and hasn ’t maximised Pep Guardiola ’s chances of preparing his squad for the new campaign...

    Rob Pollard Written by Rob Pollard about 19 days ago 3,908 reads 10 comments

  6. Is Pep Guardiola's Manchester City Built for Europe over the Premier League?

    Pre -season certainly hasn ’t seen the best of Manchester City . Nothing is gauged on how a club performs before the start of the season, but still, Pep Guardiola ’s Premier League project feels very much like a work in progress...

    Graham Ruthven Written by Graham Ruthven about 20 days ago 9,585 reads 10 comments

  7. Time Has Come for Pep Guardiola to Show He Can Cut It in a Competitive League

    There is no manager in modern football so constantly engaged in the game as Pep Guardiola . To watch him during a game is to see a brain constantly at work as he fizzes around his ...

    Jonathan Wilson Written by Jonathan Wilson about 25 days ago 5,204 reads 40 comments