Pep Guardiola was known as the magician at FC Barcelona, he won many trophies at the Spanish Giants. He came to Manchester City with a huge reputation, it’s been difficult road until now for Guardiola. He has found it difficult to dominate Premier League like he did La Liga, The competition of premier league certainly at the highest level and this season may be the Guardiola’s year.
Goalkeepers: Claudio Bravo and Enderson.
Claudio Bravo will remain in his position in starting XI as the first choice goalkeeper. he joined the city last year and has looked at his ease with the club. The new signings Enderson Moraes is one of the brightest Brazilian goalkeepers, he has a long way to go in his career and he should look to learn as much as possible from keeper like Claudio.
Defenders: Kyle Walker, Danilo, Vincent Company, John Stones, Eliaguim Mangala, Benjamin Mendy, Jason Deneyer, Nicolas Otamandi, Tosin Adarabioyo.
Kyle Walker moved to the city in search of gold and trophies, and he would love to win few this season. The former spur full back will have huge expectation from his fans and the city fans. John Stones have been improving playing under Guardiola since he joined them. Vincent Company will continue to play in the heart of the defense and deliver the goods.
Danilo has moved from Real Madrid to make himself known in the premier league. the Full back will be eager to prove his worth.
Midfielders: Fernando, Raheem Sterling, Iilkay Gundogan, Kevin De Bruyne, Fabian Delph, Leroy Sane, Bernando Silva, David Silva, Fernandinho, Yaya Toure, Oleksandr Zinchenko.
There is the lot of pace, creativity, and guile in this midfield, the team has one of the best midfield in the league. There is depth in the quality, the bench looks strong enough, there are some players who could come off the bench and change the course of the game.
Kevin De Bruyne has been a key player last season for the city, he has been the goal creating a machine for the citizens.
Bernardo Silva, the Portuguese in sensational form for his nation, He has joined city for 43 million euros. He is kind of player who could play as a box to box midfielder or move into attacking half and create a goal out of nowhere. The city is lucky to get a player like him on their roster.
Raheem Sterling and Leroy Sane will continue to give hard times for the rival defense with their pace and trickery.
Forward: Sergio Aguero, Wilfred Bony, Patrick Roberts, Gabriel Jesus.
Sergio Aguero has been the pillar for Manchester City offense for very long time and now he has got excellent aid in form of Gabriel Jesus. Gabriel Jesus is improving every more single day, he has it in him to be a star or perhaps legend of Brazil. He will be one who will make a lot of noise in the premier league this season.
Probable Starting XI: Bravo, Walker, Stones, Kompany, Mendy, Fernando, De Bruyne, Sterling, Aguero, Gabriel Jesus, David Silva
Manager Profile: Pep Guardiola
The Spaniard comes with the huge reputation in the premier league as manager. The magician had won several titles with FC Barcelona but his time at the city has been different so far. He has found it difficult in the strong league like premier league.
This season could be the season he would hope to take City to a higher level.
Player To Watch out
Gabriel Jesus has looked sensational ever since he has joined the city, the Brazilian was exquisite in his first few matches last season. The pre season friendlies he has shown what premier league can expect from him. Gabriel is one player who has huge potential and at such young age, he has the responsible head on his shoulder.