Guardiola said his players could not revel in their 5-0 victory over Burnley on Saturday as hectic match scheduling had sucked some of the joy out of the sport.
Mahrez scored a hat-trick as Manchester City hammered Burnley 5-0 at the Etihad Stadium in the Premier League on Saturday.
The Spanish manager extended his contract with Manchester City, which led to many speculations about the transfer of Barcelona star to the Citizens.
The Spanish manager will be looking forward to win Manchester City’s first ever Champions League trophy during his remaining time with the Citizens.
Guardiola’s side got off to a slugglish start in the Premier League, sitting in 13th place with eight points from five games.
Aguero has been ruled out of Tuesday’s Champions League trip to Olympique Marseille through a hamstring injury and could be out of action for two to four weeks.
Guardiola said striker Sergio Aguero will not hesitate to apologise to a lineswoman if she is unhappy about the Argentine putting his hand on her shoulder.
Manchester City will be in a position to sign Lionel Messi if the opportunity presents itself next season, the club’s chief operating officer said.
The Argentine was linked with a move to Manchester City after he handed a request to Barcelona that he wants to end his contract with the club.
Messi's fellow Argentines back his decision and they are excited by growing reports of a reunion with coach Pep Guardiola at Manchester City.
With the millions they have invested in top players and with the most respected coach of his generation in charge, Manchester City should be doing much better than going out of the Champions League in the last eight.
A fully merited victory for the English giants as they achieved their first ever victory over the record 13-time winners Real Madrid at home.
Under Pep Guardiola's management, Manchester City failed to go further than the quarter-finals.
The tie was scheduled to be completed in March but the game was postponed amid the coronavirus pandemic.
The English giants host the Spanish champions at the UEFA Champions League round of 16 second leg on Friday 7 August.
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola said the individual achievements of his players must be viewed in relation to the team’s success and consistency after Raheem Sterling’s brace sealed a 4-0 Premier League win over Watford on Tuesday.
If there is one thing that still riles Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola, it is the suggestion that his Premier League success is down to money.
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola said on Friday he was not looking ahead to a potential Champions League quarter-final tie against Juventus because any loss of focus could result in elimination by Real Madrid in the last 16.
Manchester City’s all-time top scorer Sergio Aguero could be out for the rest of the season after suffering a knee injury during Monday’s 5-0 Premier League win over Burnley at The Etihad.
David Silva will stay at Manchester City until the end of the Premier League season, manager Pep Guardiola announced on Tuesday.