Fernandinho admits 'something went wrong' for Manchester City this season

Manchester City play their penultimate game of the Premier League season as they welcome West Bromwich Albion on Tuesday.

Below them, any slip-ups by Arsenal at Stoke on Saturday evening or Manchester United at Tottenham on Sunday will mean Manchester City can make sure of a top-four finish, and Champions League football, by beating West Brom on Tuesday.

If selected, the visit of the Baggies will also mark long-serving full-back Zabaleta's final appearance at the Etihad Stadium.

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Pep Guardiola has admitted he would have been sacked by Barcelona or Bayern Munich if he had underachieved there like he has at Manchester City this season. Pulis' men remain eighth in the table but they have won just one of their last 10 games.

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Reflecting on his impressions of City's season, Guardiola added: "The quality of the player is good". If not, they don't give you a second chance.

"If next season is not going well", he said, "I'll have one more year of contract and they are going to change the manager". Nine years here is incredible and to replace that you need someone to stay here nine years.

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We're going to go there and see what we're made of. "When we get those chances, we bear down and those are key goals for us". Pittsburgh F Chris Kunitz passed Mario Lemieux for fifth place on the team's all-time postseason games played list with 108.

When asked if Rodriguez could play in the Premier League, Guardiola said: "Yes".

"Here they gave me a second chance". At the end of the season we will speak about this (contracts).

"So he played one week, last game, today, but still he's in like a preseason a little bit when we are finishing the season, so [he's had] no time".

"It's important to have players like Pablo in the team", Guardiola said.

"This is the story of this season; we had improved during the last months and I hope we will improve more next season".

"We arrived at times to the byline but the last pass was not properly good and we missed the chances to nearly the finish the game".

"I put it on myself, to come here, to prove myself, that I am able to do it with a fantastic club".

When it was put to Guardiola that City's poor results, compared to those he achieved with Barça and Bayern, might suggest he has found England more hard than Germany or Spain, the 45-year-old said: "They are not a effect of it being tougher".


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