“When they call you for the national team, you want to play at any cost”
“Sometimes you think, ‘Why didn’t I stop?’. Because then I was out for a month and a half and I missed six or seven games for City.
“But when they call you for the national team, you want to play at any cost. That’s how it is.”
City take on Everton in the Premier League on Saturday before a huge Champions League clash against Guardiola’s old side Barcelona a week tomorrow.
Returning to the Nou Camp without his in-form striker, who has bagged 11 goals already this season, would be disaster for Guardiola.