Pep Guardiola reviews City's defeat to his former club Barcelona...
Lionel Messi scored a hat-trick and Neymar added a late fourth against 10-man City, who had goalkeeper Claudio Bravo sent off for handling outside the box. The third element of MSN - Luis Suarez - did not score but was his usual lively presence up front.
Match report of City's 4-0 loss to Barcelona...
Team news and possible tactics ahead of City's match against Barcelona
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Barca have a 100% record against City in the Champions League - albeit in the knock-out stages rather than group - and the La Liga come into the match after a 4-0 win over Deportivo at the weekend.
The Catalan boss admitted his former side are “the best team” but will not change his football philosophy against the Blues’ star-studded Group C hosts.