Manchester City request work permit for Douglas Luiz after Jorginho snub

Community Shield penalty shootout rules Why is ABBA system in use at Chelsea vs Man City

Community Shield penalty shootout rules Why is ABBA system in use at Chelsea vs Man City

"They know how important they are, they know how we love them", Guardiola told a news conference ahead of the Community Shield meeting with Chelsea. We started two and a half weeks ago.

Under Sarri, Chelsea now look to be a more attacking team in a similar style to the one Guardiola currently uses at City.

Adarabioyo has made eight senior appearances for the Blues and has been connected with the Club since he was five.

Sarri says he is yet to make up his mind about Ruben Loftus-Cheek, who spent last season on loan at Crystal Palace, and the midfielder could push for another loan move overseas if he is not in the Italian's plans. I am very confident'. "I stay here because I think we can improve, but to get more than 100 points - no".

"The challenge of the Championship of playing two games a week so it's about adapting to that".

"He's a great guy". 'As a coach, I respect him for the work he has done.

"We will see", Guardiola is quoted as saying by Sky Sports.

With the start of the 2018/19 just around the corner with a trip to the Emirates, a number of news outlets are already making their predictions for the season.

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City thought they were landing Italy global Jorginho from Napoli.

The 59-year-old is eager to do well but he acknowledges the size of the task against the Premier League champions.

"Riyad Mahrez increases the forward options for a club who scored 106 goals last season but who are likely to face plenty of packed defences". He had some problems in the first season but he said come to England.

The Brazil-born Italian had been tipped to become the long-term successor to Fernandinho for the Premier League champions.

The transfer window shuts before then, next Thursday, with Chelsea looking to keep hold of the likes of Willian and Thibaut Courtois before then - the pair having been subject to recent interest from Real Madrid.

"I think it will be a good game, always Chelsea is a big rival".

Sarri, who has not won a trophy in his career, said: "The match for us is very hard for one reason: they have worked all together for two years".

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