Pep Guardiola becomes the latest to turn on Gary Neville

first_img Gerrard launches furious touchline outburst as horror tackle on Barisic sparks chaos Pep Guardiola has slammed Gary Neville’s accusations that Manchester City are a “cynical side”.The former Manchester United player and now TV pundit claimed City are guilty of deliberate repeated foul play to stop opponents from counter-attacking against them. tense Most Popular Football News gameday cracker BEST OF latest The Citizens have conceded just three league goals all season which is only bettered by Jose Mourinho’s Chelsea side of the 2004/05 campaign at the same stage of the season.They can regain their spot back at the top of the Premier League with a victory over struggling Saints at the Etihad Stadium. 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 ‘I saw Gary’s time with England… we all saw Euro 2016 when he was very involved.’😮 ‘He’s not man enough to admit he’s wrong.’⛳️ ‘I’m going to hit some golf balls and I might put Gary’s head on one of them!’😡 Harry Redknapp isn’y happy with @GNev2’s ‘homework’ tweet! pic.twitter.com/OkV9auaf4b— talkSPORT (@talkSPORT) November 2, 2018Gary Neville responds to Harry Redknapp’s ‘do your homework’ commentsHarry Redknapp aims new barb at Gary NevilleAnd Guardiola became the latest name to criticise Neville’s analysis.Speaking ahead of City’s Premier League clash against Southampton on Sunday, Guardiola said: “I’m not disclosing a secret when I say that when the opponent has the ball we’re going to push them, press them to regain the ball to attack more. 2 Liverpool news live: Klopp reveals when Minamino will play and issues injury update “That is the main thing. But people have to know, and Gary Neville knows perfectly because he was a former player, the opponents play, too.“Sometimes they dribble, you arrive late and you’re down and make a foul. So, yeah, it happens – I’m not saying we don’t make fouls. But the intention to do something? No.“If you talk about the game against Spurs, you can’t discount the pitch we played on. Maybe you could see the grass so in that situation contact is maybe more common but I don’t think we are team that makes a lot of fouls.“I’m completely not agreeing with those comments that we are a team that is looking for these kind of situations because it never happened in Barcelona, it never happened in Bayern Munich and it can never happen at City and will never happen in the future in my career. Never.” LATEST scrap center_img Boxing Day fixtures: All nine Premier League games live on talkSPORT Every time Ally McCoist lost it on air in 2019, including funny XI reactions The average first-team salaries at every Premier League club in 2019 When he was working for Sky Sports during City’s victory over Tottenham on Monday night, he joked that midfielder Fernandinho “must make 400 fouls a match.”Neville found himself in the firing line for his analysis of Spurs too – accusing the London side of being “spineless and soft” over the last 30 years.While this was meant as a compliment to Mauricio Pochettino’s players, the comments rubbed former Spurs manager Harry Redknapp the wrong way.Redknapp launched a furious attack against Neville on talkSPORT for his comments which led to the pair exchanging arguments over the course of this week. Guardiola took issue with some of Neville’s comments about City Neville is known for his insightful and outspoken analysis of the game revealed Arsenal transfer news LIVE: Ndidi bid, targets named, Ozil is ‘skiving little git’ 2 Green reveals how he confronted Sarri after Chelsea’s 6-0 defeat at Man City Sky Sports presenter apologises for remarks made during Neville’s racism discussion SORRY last_img read more

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