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Pep Guardiola tells Manchester City to ignore ‘little record’ at Celtic

Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers during the press conference

Pep Guardiola has said he is not concerned about a “little record” as Manchester City face Celtic in the Champions League on Wednesday night. His side have won all 10 games this season and if they prevail at Celtic Park in the Group C game they will equal Tottenham’s record-setting 11 successive wins at the start of the 1960-61 season.

Nigel Pearson heads for the exit door at Derby after argument with owner

Derby manager Nigel Pearson before the match

Nigel Pearson is expected to be sacked as the Derby County manager after a furious argument with Mel Morris, the Championship club’s owner, led to him being suspended before the game at Cardiff City on Tuesday night. Pearson met Morris at Derby’s training ground on Monday to discuss in part the club’s poor start to the season and it is understood the conversation became extremely heated.