Aguero's season could be over after his injury setback, says Guardiola

Pep Guardiola claims Manchester City did not fail in the Champions League despite their quarter-final exit.

'Sometimes the referee sees body language that's not correct.

Guardiola is concerned about the psychological effect that three defeats in a week might have on his players as they look to secure the trophy.

Mourinho had told them to turn down their music and United players did not forget to the incident as they replayed the scene to their neighbours, The Sun reports.

When City won their first Premier League title in 2012, they pulled back an eight-point deficit with only six games left, and Guardiola said: "Of course it can happen, I assure you. We don't depend on anyone else, and that's a good advantage", said Guardiola.

"Apart from Bayern Munich, the three teams in the semifinals of the Champions League - Roma is 20 points behind Juventus, Liverpool is 17 points behind us plus one more game, Real Madrid is 15 points behind Barcelona".

"People talk a lot without knowing exactly what happened before the game".

They will take the title with a win over Tottenham at Wembley on Saturday and a defeat for second placed Manchester United against bottom club West Bromwich Albion on Sunday.

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Pep Guardiola has cast doubt over Sergio Agüero playing for Manchester City again this season.

'We can not forget he was one month injured. He made a huge effort, because after the action from Ashley Young against United, with problems in the knee, he could not train. "That has happened. We have to try to focus on our games".

Looking ahead to the weekend game against Spurs, Guardiola also revealed the latest injury updates on John Stones and summer signing Benjamin Mendy.

'You judge results, ' he added. If we lose it will be in the same way we tried to play against United and Liverpool.

"The pundits in November, they said it was already done - it was impossible that City, if they hadn't lost in six months, it's impossible for them to drop points", he said. They know when I am angry and I am not happy with what they are doing.

Meanwhile, Liverpool and Tottenham in third and fourth both lag 17 points behind with a far inferior goal difference to City. They are able to win their games - all six. "I will accept the punishment from UEFA if next season we start without the manager there". So we have six games. "Hopefully (he will be back) for the last games, if we need him, and especially for the World Cup".

City were two up in the Manchester derby before Paul Pogba inspired a United comeback, scoring twice in the second half of their 3-2 win.

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