But no, it is business as usual at the Etihad Stadium ahead of Tottenham Hotspur's visit on Saturday, even if Guardiola insisted his Christmas jumper snub was purely down to his measurements.
"But we are ready to face them and try to keep that level we have shown in the last period". "I admire Pep - all that he has done at Barcelona, Bayern Munich and now at Manchester City".
The month kicked off with an important home victory against Arsenal, before a 2-0 win away at Leicester, and hard fought 2-1 triumphs against Huddersfield and Southampton. "I think him too, the same".
Pochettino also readily agreed with suggestions that City has a distinct air of confidence about it this season, but that will not prevent the Argentine and his players from trying to halt the league leader's record winning run.
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The prime minister said, in Shillong, he will inaugurate the Shillong-Nongstoin-Rongjeng-Tura Road. It is the first large hydropower project in the State.
Plaudits have poured in for the stylish and resilient football City have played this term but, for Guardiola, there is no resting on laurels.
"It'll be hard, but I think they are under more pressure than us because they are 15 games unbeaten". That's the most important thing.
"Hopefully, come the end of the season, we'll be fighting for the title". The record of wins will always stay there until one day it is broken.
Guardiola confirmed England's Stones was progressing well in his recovery from a hamstring injury sustained in the win over Leicester City on November 18.
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