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Pep Guardiola vs Chelsea in all competitions: Games = 6, Won = 0, Drawn = 4, Lost = 2.
Since Boxing Day 2015, Diego Costa has had a hand in 30 goals in 28 Premier League appearances for Chelsea (20 goals, 10 assists).
Chelsea have reportedly reached a transfer agreement with Turkish club Besiktas for out of favour defender Branislav Ivanovic. The serbian has fallen out of the pecking order at Chelsea ever since Antonio Conte took over and is likely to seek greener pastures in January.
"I want us to be just as prepared as we were last year, but play like we are now. We are playing against a champion and in the big games the champions are always good," Zidane added.
Zinedine Zidane: "He (Cristiano Ronaldo) is very important for the rest of the team because he has tremendous energy. He still has the hunger to win and that is good for the group."
EPL Matchday 14 - December 3rd, Saturday
Manchester City vs Chelsea FC
Tottenham Hotspur vs Swansea City
Stoke City vs Burnley FC
West Ham vs Arsenal
Sunderland vs Leicester City
Crystal Palace vs Southampton
West Brom vs Watford
Arsenal have joined the race to sign French midfielder, Dimitri Payet. The West Ham star is being linked with a move to Paris Saint-Germain and Manchester Unitedm but with another club joining the competition, it's going to be a busy winter for the Hammer's.
A Robert Lewandowski brace helped Bayern Munich beat Mainz and put the German giants back on top of the Bundesliga.
“In the league we have not been getting the goals our performances deserve,” says Jose Mourinho. “There is no doubt we are improving, though. We know where we want to go and our destination is to be champions. Maybe we cannot do it this year.
Manchester City welcome Antonio Conte's Chelsea to the Etihad Stadium, and Pep Guardiola was all praise for his opposition manager. “Conte is without doubt one of the best, maybe the best, coach in the world right now. [Chelsea] were contenders to win the Premier League from the beginning."
Ahead of tonight's El Clasico, here are the five most incredible stories from the famous Spanish derby.
Luis Suarez misses out on the 3 man shortlist for the best player of the year award. Is the player just unlucky?
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