Man City beat Barcelona
Despite losing the reverse fixture 4-0, Manchester City managed to pull off a brilliant 3-1 win against Barcelona tonight.
Pep Guardiola’s were pretty much in control for the majority of the game and showed great resilience to come from behind to take all three points.
They initially trailed through Lionel Messi’s early goal, 20 minutes into the game.
However, a brace from Ilkay Gundogan, along with a stunning free-kick from Kevin De Bruyne, sealed the victory for the Citizens.
Guardiola describes Barca as the best in the world
Speaking after the game, Pep Guardiola was happy with his sides performance against Barcelona.
He stated that his side needed the win, after dropping points at both Celtic Park and the Nou Camp, and that he is happy for the players and the spectators.
He then described Barcelona as ‘the best team in the world’ and added that is why he is so happy to get the win.
See Guardiola’s post match interview below: