It has been a difficult week for Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola in the aftermath of his side’s 4-0 drubbing at the hands of Everton last weekend.
It wasn’t the afternoon the Spaniard had hoped for at all and the Citizens contingent here in the Transfer Tavern were left frustrated and angry for the entire afternoon, following such a traumatic defeat.
City need a minor miracle to win the league from their current position in the table and it is vital now that they get back in the hunt for a top four finish.
City take on Spurs this evening in what looks a mammoth fixture for the Citizens and the landlord is expecting a good crowd here in the Tavern for the game.
With City’s squad they should be capable of beating any team on paper, although given the two teams and their current form, Spurs will surely also fancy their chances to win the game.
Lee Clarke looks at two things City will need to do to ensure that they beat Spurs.