Riyad Mahrez pleased with Manchester City debut despite Borussia Dortmund loss

Pep Guardiola's City, however, still fielded Mahrez and Claudio Bravo, with Leroy Sane and Aymeric Laporte on the bench.

Guardiola also spoke of his disappointment in missing out on transfer target Jorginho after the Italy midfielder joined Chelsea on a five-year deal last weekend.

'For the guy, it would have been a mistake for him and for us if he had chose to come here when he wanted to go with Maurizio (Sarri) and Chelsea.

Youngsters Phil Foden and Brahim Diaz both started, although Guardiola says he is yet to decide whether they will remain in his squad this season, or move elsewhere on loan.

'My advice is for players to go where they want to go.

'English football received an exceptional player at the end. We had some good moments.

"Over the next 11 days, we will play Borussia Dortmund at Soldier Field in Chicago, Liverpool at New York's MetLife Stadium and Bayern Munich in Miami's Hard Rock Stadium".

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"We have the same players except one person, Mr Toure".

"Joe is our player, we will try and find solution", Guardiola said. "He is training like a young guy of 18 years old".

City are still on the hunt for another midfielder and remain linked with Real Madrid's Mateo Kovacic, who has signalled his intention to leave the Spanish capital this summer.

Man City is now in the United States preparing for the new season.

The former Wales global told the newspaper: "He's been a top player, he's done a great job at Leicester".

Guardiola said: "What happened last season was a effect of the work we did two seasons ago".

"I need to do what's right for me and my family and that's the decision I'll be making", said Hart.


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