- Guardiola despite first defeat praise on ‘exceptional’ City
Guardiola despite first defeat praise on ‘exceptional’ City
08 december, 2018 21:57
Last update: 20 minutes ago
Update: 20 minutes ago
Manchester City lost on Saturday to Chelsea (2-0) for the first time this season a Premier League match and touched the lead to lose to Liverpool, but coach Josep Guardiola had after the lost topper at Stamford Bridge, especially praise for his team.
“We were the whole race of exceptional, maybe five to eight minutes after. We have lost, but overall we played great”, said a favorable Guardiola in London against the English media.
Manchester City was in the first half, the most threatening team, but he was looking for halfway through with a 1-0-behind the dressing room by a goal from N’Golo Kanté. David Luiz threw the match in the 78th minute slot by a corner of Eden Hazard to heads.