Pep Guardiola has praised Gabriel Jesus after the Brazilian knocked four past Burton Albion in City’s 9-0 Carabao Cup semi-final victory.

Pep Guardiola has praised Gabriel Jesus after the Brazilian knocked four past Burton Albion in City’s 9-0 Carabao Cup semi-final victory.

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Jesus’ four, along with Kevin De Bruyne, Oleks Zinchenko, Riyad Mahrez, Kyle Walker and Phil Foden’s goals saw the Blues edge a step close to Wembley.

Speaking after the game, Guardiola explained how Jesus’ quadruple would benefit the team moving forward.

“A striker needs goals,” Pep stated. “He had chances last game and today he scored!

“It’ll be good for him, good for the team, good for everybody!”

Watch the video above to hear Pep’s thoughts after our win…