City can still improve, says Guardiola

"We can do better", said the Spaniard, who was yesterday named Manager of the Month for the second time in a row.

Aguero was taken to hospital as a precaution after complaining of dizziness as Argentina lost 4-2 to Nigeria in Krasnodar, Russia, on Tuesday.

"Defensively all the team helped a lot but he joined a good partnership with Nico [Otamendi]". Everton, they play once a week.

Aguero has scored 10 goals in 12 appearances for Premier League leaders City this season and recently became the club's all-time leading goal-scorer after eclipsing Eric Brook's record of 177.

"I have something in mind to replace Otamendi".

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The Spaniard took over at the Etihad in July 2016 on an initial three-year deal following silverware-laden spells in charge of Barcelona and Bayern Munich. He now looks assured of a long stay at the top for both club and country, where he has transported his effortless defending seamlessly, as witnessed in the friendlies with Brazil and Germany.

"I remember that last day of the window", Robinho told the Daily Mail. Guardiola's liking for having the ball on the ground will be tested by the home side's penchant for a slightly more direct approach.

Please fill out the attached form below with the 11 players you want to see starting against Leicester, and which formation you think Pep should choose. "Hopefully he still has the desire to improve because there are many things to improve with and without the ball".

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has insisted that there is still room for improvement and that his side "can do better" despite remaining unbeaten thus far. But perhaps none of them will be as robust an examination as Leicester are likely to produce this weekend.

  • Tabitha Byrd