"I don't agree with Jose in terms of being disrespectful to them. This was not our intention, just to film what happened last season."
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"We just hope. The Premier League this year is going to be very demanding and very difficult."
"My teams always in my career try to play football. I cannot control the other circumstances."
"We have to be focused for 90 minutes, knowing they are going to provoke our mistakes because of the quality they have."
Guardiola says he has no problem with Mourinho, with whom he has already spoken since they moved to England.
Belgian international Vincent Kompany was an unused substitute for City.
Pellegrini's team brushed aside a Crystal Palace side enjoying one of their best top-flight seasons last weekend.
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