"When we started to speak with Arsenal in the last days [of the transfer window], because before it was not possible, they wanted to make a swap with Raz [Sterling]", Guardiola said. The 17-year-old has already won the PL2 player of the month award which was capped off with an excellent performance against Manchester United on Friday where the talented youngster scored from a free kick. I had nearly instantly written about the final collapse of the deal to bring Alexis Sanchez to us, and now I have recovered enough to assess the situation.
Wenger also spoke of the proposal which would see the transfer window slam shut before the Premier League season start, adding: "It is important that we change that and close all that stuff before the championship starts. Alexis stayed at Arsenal".
Jaguar sets out to prove I-Pace in a new racing series
The series will feature modified Jaguar I-PACE cars, that will use the same circuit that the Formula E cars use over the weekend. The Jaguar I-Pace eTrophy, as it will be called, will be an "Arrive and Drive" racing series focusing on future electrification.
"I don't know what's going to happen in the winter", he said.
Sanchez started in Arsenal's calamitous 4-0 loss at the hands of Liverpool, the last game before the global break, and the Chilean's body language suggested that he was ready to throw in the towel and leave the Emirates. The lens of the world's media will be pointed at him to see how it pans out.
"Sometimes deals happen, sometimes not", he continued.
"I am happy with the response but I hope it is the last time we need to respond, that we will carry on and play at this level in every game".
Man bragged about killing woman
Lawyers are scheduled to make opening statements in the trial of a man charged with killing Tennessee nursing student Holly Bobo . He said he thought at the time that the man was her boyfriend, but learned later that the boyfriend was not in the area that day.
City could potentially come back in for Sanchez in January at a reduced price of £20m.
"If he has any issue with us or with any teams, he has Ferran Soriano to ask about any financial issue inside the club", Guardiola said.
"At the moment it looks like you can buy clubs in China and get the players there. Did it? I think he was not worse than any other player on the football pitch".
FRANKFURT MOTOR SHOW: Renault reveals hot new Megane RS
The Renault Megane RS bodywork is 60 mm wider at the front and 45 mm wider at the rear respectively compared to the Megane GT. The hot hatch is based on the stand Megane but has a body that's 60mm wider at the front and 45mm wider at the rear.