Quoted on the club's website, he said: "When you play against these type of teams - and for me, Manchester City is the best in the Premier League - you can not concede and provide the opportunity for them to play like they played in the first 25 minutes".
ARE on the brink of winning the Premier League title after ending their troubled spell with a stylish 3-1 win over Tottenham Hotspur on Saturday.
Having been knocked out of the Champions League at the hands of Liverpool and failing to collect the Premier League title against rivals Manchester United, City will be hoping to wrap the award sooner than later. "We had the first one against United, we could not do it and now we have another one against Swansea with our 60,000 people and we are going to try to be champion".
Pep Guardiola put his A team on the field on Saturday night, with David Silva, Kevin De Bruyne, Vincent Kompany, Raheem Sterling, Leroy Sane, Ilkay Gundogan and Gabriel Jesus all inserted into the line-up.
However, this time there was no second-half collapse as City should have ran out even more convincing victor. While he was not at fault for the goals conceded, the stats, however, will show that the Brazilian has let 8 goals past him in the last 3 matches. "For him, for the boys, it's fantastic and today he certainly didn't look like he doesn't want to score in the next few games".
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Sadio Mane and Roberto Firmino were also on target as Liverpool moved three points above Tottenham.
After just ten minutes of play, Spurs confidence had grown as they gave City a fight with ball possession, and by then, they had reduced the Citizen's dominance in the game to 68%.
The South Korea worldwide has now reverted to a wide role and is likely to line up directly against Walker, who left Tottenham previous year, in the Premier League on Saturday.
Tottenham Hotspur will be looking to extend Manchester City's miserable run at Wembley tonight and solidify their position in the top-four.
They are already all-but assured of Champions League qualification for 2018-19, but still have work to do in order to get over the line.
West Ham United (+180) finds itself a slight underdog for its first home game since a pitch invasion by frustrated fans three weeks ago, taking on Southampton (+160, draw +215), who is one place below it in the relegation zone.
Arsenal crashed to a fifth consecutive away defeat as Matt Ritchie fired Newcastle to a 2-1 win at St James' Park on Sunday.