Chelsea vs Manchester City

Sergio Cunningham
August 6, 2018

Chelsea really, really missed N'Golo Kante in the middle of the park against Manchester City in the Community Shield final. City appeared able to pick off Chelsea at will.

Teenager Phil Foden is ready for the challenges of the Premier League, according to Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola, after the England Under-17 World Cup victor impressed in the routine 2-0 victory over Chelsea in the Community Shield at Wembley on Sunday.

Sterling helped Man City win the Premier League title last season in record breaking fashion, however, even though he played in an England side that reached the semi-final of the World Cup this summer, his performances in Russian Federation were less than remarkable and could be what's stalling his demand for higher wages. We have to work.

"[Manchester City] can be considered as favourites because we are the current champions", Jesus told reporters.

Jorginho is as exciting as they come, and while many (including Guardiola) expected him to be featuring for City in this clash it is Chelsea who came up trumps. England fans in need of a lift following the World Cup may well get a fantastic glimpse into the future though if the Stockport Iniesta, Phil Foden, and the ridiculously promising Callum Hudson-Odoi, are on opposing sides on Sunday and we can expect a skilful and attractive game but I'm not convinced we'll see many goals and odds-against about Under 2 ½ Goals could be the play.

So much so that Vincent Kompany has said that all the players had Guardiola's methods so programmed into their heads that things were done automatically.

The former Napoli boss has been tasked with at least steering the Blues back into the top four next season after Chelsea FC ended up fifth and won the FA Cup last term under Conte.

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The big-name players who are available though, are Leroy Sane, Benjamin Mendy, Aymeric Laporte, Bernardo Silva, Claudio Bravo and record signing Riyad Mahrez, all of whom should feature against Chelsea.

Chelsea were second best in nearly every aspect of play and took 25 minutes to register a shot.

Courtois' agent was quoted as saying over the weekend that the goalkeeper, who was sent to Atletico Madrid on loan for three years, now wants to move back to the Spanish capital to be close to his children.

"I am not interested in the agent, " Sarri said.

To watch a free live stream of the 2018 FA Community Shield match pitting Chelsea vs. Manchester City, use the stream provided by ESPN+, the online subscription sports network of the sports media giant ESPN. "I have [nothing] to answer to the agent".

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Guardiola praised the desire of some of his players with many only just coming back to training this week but playing a full 90 minutes in sweltering conditions.

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