Pep Guardiola has been tasked with bringing the club a third Premier League title in six years but to do so, his City squad still needs some strengthening in January. "I have to prove myself and get the goals for the team". "There are people [at Manchester City] who believe in me a great deal and have given me a desire to work hard and make sure I don't disappoint them".
Liverpool have been handed a major boost as Joel Matip was among the group today after returning to training having been forced to miss the 4-3 defeat to Bournemouth last weekend with a minor ankle injury. All three players picked up groin injuries in West Ham's League Cup defeat by Manchester United on November 30. "From the three players who got injured in the EFL Cup game , a couple of them should be back", Bilic said.
I need to work really hard to prove myself to the team and help get these points we need". With the group positions already finalised - City qualified in second place and Celtic finished last - the game had no wider meaning, but the teams began where they left off after September's 3-3 draw.
He said: "We had a small chance to finish first tonight". Gibbs was again the provider when Lucas completed his hat-trick just after half-time, running onto a full-blooded pass that Alexis Sanchez failed to tame and firing low across goalkeeper Tomas Vaclik.
As Harbaugh has taken some time to watch FSU film this week after their bowl game was announced, he considers Cook one of the best running backs his team will face this season alongside Penn State's Saquon Barkley. They were selected to fill the bowl's contract with the ACC - which sends its champion to the game unless that team qualifies for the College Football Playoff.
The Chile worldwide has now been involved in six of Arsenal's last eight league goals , scoring five, and he earned high praise from manager Arsene Wenger whose decision to play him as an orthodox striker is paying off handsomely. By contrast to Arsenal's relentless energy, West Ham were abject and manager Slaven Bilic's position is coming under increasing scrutiny. We spoke about it and it's not that they don't care.