Tuesday, August 20, 2019 | ePaper

BREAKING NEWS:

Guardiola faces up to spell without City star De Bruyne

  • Print



Pep Guardiola begins life without Kevin De Bruyne against Huddersfield this weekend, but the build up to the match was dominated by reviews of his on-screen performance.
Guardiola has found himself at the centre of intense media scrutiny this week, following the release of Amazon's fly-on-the-wall documentary series that covers City's Premier League-winning season.
The unprecedented access granted to the film's producers created sensational headlines, even before it was officially launched for public viewing on Friday.
And, although Guardiola concedes the series may reveal some of his managerial techniques, he is relaxed about that possibility.
"We had cameras following us 24 hours a day so that can happen," said Guardiola. "People will see how a team is behind the scenes.
"On the secrets, every game is completely different to the others, and the players make the tactics. You have Kevin De Bruyne playing one way, and if he is not available, you have to adapt to the players who are playing in his place.

More News For this Category

Balotelli signs for home town team Brescia

Mario Balotelli will return to Italy with home town team Brescia after it was confirmed on Sunday he has signed for the newly-promoted club. The Italian forward has penned a

Miller-Uibo sparkles as Blake shows he is not spent force

Miller-Uibo sparkles as Blake shows he is not spent force

Bahamas star Shaunae Miller-Uibo came from behind to overhaul home hope Dina Asher-Smith and win a star-studded women's 200 metres at the Birmingham Diamond League meeting on Sunday.Asher-Smith fell just

Bangladesh to participate in Asian Women's Youth Handball

Bangladesh Women's Youth Handball team will take part in the eighth Asian Women's Youth Handball Championship scheduled to be held on August 21-30 at Jaipur, the largest city of Indian

At last: Cincinnati title lands Medvedev in world top five

At last: Cincinnati title lands Medvedev in world top five

AFP, Cincinnati :Daniil Medvedev, coming off back-to- back ATP finals defeats, held off David Goffin 7-6 (7/3), 6-4 Sunday to win the ATP Cincinnati Masters.The ninth-seeded Russian finished with an

Archery Youth Champs Bangladesh archers to start campaign today

Bangladesh Archers will start their World Archery Youth Championship'2019 campaign today at the Zona Sur University Sports Complex in Madrid of Spain.On the day, Archers Hakim Ahmed Rubel, Tamimul Islam

Women's hockey team play 1st practice match today

Bangladesh women's hockey team take on Sports Authority of India (SAI) national hockey women's team one of the first of six friendly practice matches scheduled to be held today at

Keys locks up WTA Cincy title with victory over Kuznetsova

Keys locks up WTA Cincy title with victory over Kuznetsova

Madison Keys came from a break down in both sets to defeat Svetlana Kuznetsova 7-5, 7-6 (7/5) on Sunday to win the WTA Cincinnati crown.The 2017 US Open finalist notched

FC Dallas overcome three-goal deficit to tie Impact

Ryan Hollingshead scored in stoppage time and FC Dallas overcame a three-goal deficit to tie the Montreal Impact 3-3 on Saturday night. Substitute Zdenek Ondrasek and captain Reto Ziegler, from

Top seeds Djokovic, Barty toppled in Cincy semi-finals

Top seeds Djokovic, Barty toppled in Cincy semi-finals

AFP, Cincinnati :World number one Novak Djokovic wilted under pressure from Daniil Medvedev Saturday, falling 3-6, 6-3, 6-3 to the ninth-seeded Russian in the Cincinnati Masters semi-finals.Medvedev's upset win sent

Relief for Tokyo 2020 after smooth triathlon mixed relay test

AFP, Tokyo :France won a thrilling mixed triathlon test event for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics Sunday, which passed off as planned in a welcome boost for organisers after difficulties with