Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Guardiola: We Are Going to Suffer in Naples

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Guardiola: We Are Going to Suffer in Naples

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PEP Guardiola is going all out to win in Naples tonight to secure City's place in the Champions League knockout rounds.

With three wins from their opening three games leaving them three, six and nine points ahead of Shakhtar, Napoli and Feyenoord respectively, the Blues can afford to be picky about their priorities as they juggle three competitions. Napoli coach Maurizio Sarri said ahead of the match he wants to see 'fear on the faces' of the City stars when they play in the intimidating Stadio San Paolo as he attempted to rally the home support to spur his team on.

However, the man that has overseen 13 consecutive victories - a City record - has no intention of settling for one point when three are on offer.

Asked about his strategy, Guardiola replied simply: "Why would we play for a draw when we could play for a win? …

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