Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Guardiola Is Happy with City's Point at Burnley

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Guardiola Is Happy with City's Point at Burnley

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PEP Guardiola's winning mentality was seen after City dropped points against Burnley.

The manager spent the immediate aftermath of the game impatiently pacing up and down the Turf Moor tunnel before emerging stony-faced for his press conference as he worked out his anger.

However, once he sat down to take questions the Catalan made it clear that the team performance had not disappointed him.

"Sometimes we play **** and win 1-0 and people say, 'oh, how good is Manchester City because they won 1-0'," he said.

"You see that after 95 minutes the result is 1-1, okay.

"You analyse what happened over the 90 minutes - I could not expect that Burnley would make one or two shots on target. Believe me, I expected more."

Kevin de Bruyne was frank about the tiredness of the players while making clear that it hadn't really affected their performance against Burnley. …

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