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Another title would put City alongside Ferguson’s United, says Guardiola

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  • Manchester City have chance to win fourth title in five years
  • Guardiola: ‘You realise the magnitude of United in this period’

If Manchester City beat Aston Villa on Sunday and claim a fourth title in five years, Pep Guardiola believes they will touch the greatness of Alex Ferguson’s Manchester United. Only the Scot’s side have achieved the feat in the Premier League era – three times – and Guardiola has no doubts about where it will place his team if they can do it for the first time.

“It will be great, of course it will be great,” City’s manager says of the potential feat. “When I arrived, the people here said the Premier League is so difficult, it is the toughest one. Everyone wins, different ones [teams], just Sir Alex Ferguson with United was able to win three or four championships, four in five years. So when this happened, you realise the magnitude of this United in this period that was able to do it many, many times.

Continue reading…Manchester City have chance to win fourth title in five yearsGuardiola: ‘You realise the magnitude of United in this period’If Manchester City beat Aston Villa on Sunday and claim a fourth title in five years, Pep Guardiola believes they will touch the greatness of Alex Ferguson’s Manchester United. Only the Scot’s side have achieved the feat in the Premier League era – three times – and Guardiola has no doubts about where it will place his team if they can do it for the first time.“It will be great, of course it will be great,” City’s manager says of the potential feat. “When I arrived, the people here said the Premier League is so difficult, it is the toughest one. Everyone wins, different ones [teams], just Sir Alex Ferguson with United was able to win three or four championships, four in five years. So when this happened, you realise the magnitude of this United in this period that was able to do it many, many times. Continue reading…