Joining from Shakhtar Donetsk for $NZ98 million, Fred likely will take up a position in midfield alongside anchorman Nemanja Matic and also Pogba, who should play in his preferred place on the left of a central three and have fewer defensive responsibilities.
"But we can't just achieve this on the field, we have to focus on the season, the other teams have strengthened, it will be hard for all teams".
But ominously for Liverpool, Tottenham, and Manchester United - all hoping to dethrone City - Guardiola revealed his players are still well short of full fitness after only a handful of training sessions following the World Cup. Now they need Alvaro Morata - a struggler on Sunday - to click. Giving the Spaniard company in attack will be compatriot Pedro and Callum Hudson-Odoi, who has arguably been the most impressive player for Chelsea in pre-season. We have to work.
Kei Nishikori nemesis Alexander Zverev reaches Citi Open semi-finals
After advancing to the quarterfinal round, former world No. 1 Andy Murray withdrew from the Citi Open in Washington Friday night. When play resumed, Zverev took a second break thanks to a series of errors by Nishikori and closed out the match. "It's not good.
"The only club I knew that really made an official offer for me was Barcelona". The 22-year-old had a great first season of regular first-team football at Crystal Palace last season despite losing out on a chunk of playing time due to injury.
Fresh from an entire summer off - we won't go into the why again - Leroy Sane is poised to build on the campaign which saw him lauded as the Young Player of the Year following a predominant role in City's title winning season which yielded ten goals and 15 assists.
"We have to play with this attitude and what we have done".
"I didn't expect that level in that period after a short, short training session, like from Fernandinho, Sergio - majority".
Pep Guardiola said he believes Sergio Aguero could be even better this season after a knee operation removed a long-term problem, after the forward scored twice in the the Community Shield victory over Chelsea. We have the idea to press but sometimes we press in right way, sometimes not.
The toxic red tide that’s decimating Florida’s marine life
It comes from the ocean and can cause breathing problems, teary eyes, scratchy throats and make it unbearable to be at the beach. With red tide, the water might be a little discolored with a hint of red or brown but it's not always visible.
Pep Guardiola insist that he wants Raheem Sterling to stay despite his contract stand off with Manchester City.
"I arrived here three weeks ago and I've never seen six players, so it's very hard", said Sarri.
The 30-year-old looked sharp and slotted home his second after the restart to ensure the Premier League champions started the new season with silverware.
Ominously for City's rivals, Guardiola said he had yet to work properly with his players, and spent the week concentrating on tactics rather than hard physical preparation.
Elderly metalheads escape nursing home to attend Wacken Open Air
Police praised revelers this year for good behavior with little interference needed from police beside a few minor drug seizures. The men were understandably not keen to leave the fest, but the buzzkill police escorted them home via taxi and a patrol auto .