Pep Guardiola said he had no regrets in the wake of City’s 3-1 defeat at Liverpool and insisted he was proud of the way the champions performed.
Despite dominating territory and possession for large parts at Anfield, City were undone by two goals inside the first 15 minutes from Fabinho and Mo Salah.
Sadio Mane extended the hosts’ lead early after the restart before Bernardo Silva struck with 12 minutes left
Though City couldn’t stage a dramatic late fightback, the City manager hailed both his side’s endeavour and approach at his post-match press conference.
“I don’t have regrets – the players know when I am not happy as I tell them, but today I told them: ‘Heads up, guys,’” Guardiola revealed.
“It was one of the proudest performances in my career in this stadium.
“We tried and created more than ever
“Hopefully, we can sustain this mentality and keep trying and learning.”
To watch Pep’s press conference in full, play the video above.