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Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola gave an enthusiastic assessment of one of their key players, while Phil Foden warned title rivals Liverpool and Man Utd.
City man he had four consecutive league victories to catapult back to center in the title race.
Foden’s magnificent goal in the first half was ultimately decisive, although City created enough opportunities throughout the game to score three or four.
Talking with him BBC After the match, Guardiola He said: “We knew how difficult it would be. Brighton had a good mentality to play.
“We had a really good first half and we had chances. After we lost a really clear opportunity in the second half, they were better.
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“We need to win these kinds of games. It is a good lesson for us. Every game will be like this.
“Phil Foden is 20 years old, watch the exits. The number of games, the assists compared to the great soccer stars. He can play both sides, in the middle as a false nine.
“He’s so smart for goal.” That is why he deserves to play ”.
We are back to our best – Foden
Man City Match Winner The foot He also spoke to the press, saying BT sport: “It definitely looks like we are back to our best. We have relied on the latest results.
“We could have done better today, but overall I am very proud of the team. It is a great result.
“Brighton defended very well and had a good game plan. Getting the goal before the break was very important. It ended up being the winning goal, so I’m delighted.
“I don’t score too many on my right foot so I enjoyed it.
“I always like to score goals and be in the area. We just want to continue with this form and push to win the league ”.