Guardiola: Sorry Swansea – it was offside – Tribal Football

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Sergio Aguero swooped late to corner an FA Cup thriller during Swansea City in Manchester City’s foster on Saturday.

Substitute Aguero kick Swansea screw Kristoffer Nordfeldt with a diving header off Bernardo Silva’s low cranky during a finish of a glorious pierce in a 88th minute.

Replays showed a Argentina striker was marginally offside though a video partner examination complement was not in use during a Liberty Stadium, notwithstanding carrying been used in City’s third and fourth-round ties during their Etihad Stadium home.

City had leveled in quarrelsome resources too when Cameron Carter-Vickers was judged to have tripped deputy Raheem Sterling in a area and Aguero’s chastisement strike a post before resilient in off Nordfeldt for an possess goal.

Defeat was oppressive on a considerable hosts, who led 2-0 inside 30 mins by Matt Grimes’ chastisement and Bersant Celina’s fantastic second.

“I’m contemptible it was offside. we don’t know since VAR is not used in this foe during this stage. Hopefully subsequent deteriorate this won’t happen,” City trainer Pep Guardiola told BBC Sport.

“The chastisement was unequivocally propitious though we need it, generally when you’re in 4 competitions.”

Guardiola continued: “The many implausible thing after what we achieved final deteriorate is in this theatre we are fighting for everything.

“The many critical for a bar – some-more than winning one pretension – is carrying a genius to be there until a finish and quarrel for a titles in this theatre of a season.

“That’s critical since for a future, for a new players and managers who are coming, they will learn from this organisation of players, and this organisation of people, that we never give adult and quarrel for each singular diversion and pretension until a end.”


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