That prompted an accusation in the pro-Liverpool "Anfield Wrap" podcast that the pitch had been left long in order to slow down Liverpool's rapid counter-attacking game, something Guardiola strongly denies. "I never did [ask], if they want to play quick, we want to play quicker". Sometimes it happens when you have many problems, maybe I would take a decision to play with some others.
"We have to respect them with the rules".
"We are going to play the next game like a final, knowing we will go through in the second most important competition in England, but I don't think about it too much".
Eagles fans Venmo Bears kicker Cody Parkey after missed field goal
Unsurprisingly, the radio calls from Chicago and Philadelphia saw the outcome completely different. Unsurprisingly, social media was awash with reaction to the game's dramatic finish.
The repercussions from last Thursday's Premier League match of the season are still being felt almost a week on.
His departure will only increase the attention on Guardiola, with some feeling as though he isn't giving enough opportunity to young players. "When you do that karma tends to get you".
Wednesday's League Cup semi-final first leg against League One side Burton is the sort of match in which Diaz might have expected to make one of his rare first-team appearances, and Guardiola admitted it was too soon to say if his team could be short-handed if they continue to progress in several competitions.
Cleveland Browns Have Found Their Next Head Coach
The 30th-ranked offense by DVOA upon Jackson and Haley's exit, the Browns eventually finished the season ranked 17th. ESPN's Chris Mortensen reports the team will promote offensive coordinator Freddie Kitchens to the role.
It is the sort of match Brahim Diaz would have started but - having rejected a new deal from City - the 19-year-old signed for Real Madrid this week in a deal which could be worth up to £22million.
Meanwhile, Guardiola refused to be drawn on Liverpool's exit from the FA Cup with the Premier League leaders fielding a weakened team.
Guardiola added that he wasn't disappointed to lose Diaz or Jadon Sancho. We always try to put water on, but it's not necessary here. "We wish him all the best because he's a nice guy".
Roger Federer distracted into losing point on serve during Hopman Cup match
Zverev had a glimmer of hope in the first game of the second set, 0-30, and two deuces, but the Federer serving was just too good. After the match, Federer said his aim for the game was to win points from serve volleys and that worked out for him.