Published: Sun, January 07, 2018
Sports | By Phillip Butler

FA Cup: Sergio Aguero hits brace in Manchester City thrashing of Burnley

FA Cup: Sergio Aguero hits brace in Manchester City thrashing of Burnley

Burney were typically well-drilled and they stunned the Etihad Stadium midway through the first half by taking the lead.

The runaway Premier League leaders, who are also in the last 16 of the Champions League and the English League Cup semi-finals, fielded a strong side but struggled initially to impose their will on Sean Dyche's side.

Speaking at a press conference, Guardiola said, "My commitment to the first year, this one and the next one, there is no doubts about that".

Goalkeeper Claudio Bravo has been drafted in for Manchester City in Saturday's FA Cup third-round meeting with Burnley.

"I will be here one more year and after that we will see". After that, it depends if we win and I deserve to extend my contract.

"I am happy for him to have made his statement and it is not easy for him to travel to Spain and England back and forth". But to extend your contract in the big clubs you have to win. Sane managed to beat Pope who found himself in no-mans land before sliding a cross through to Silva who kept his composure to sweep an effort into the back of the net as City moved into the fourth round of the competition. Giving an update on the contracts of star man De Bruyne and striker Jesus, now sidelined due to a medial knee ligament injury, Guardiola said, "My last news is 'Dinho is close, so close". "My last news is 'Dinho is close, so close".

Guardiola maintains he will wait until next season to announce his future plans but he hopes the youthful nucleus of his squad stays around to propel City to greater heights.

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