Man City boss Guardiola 'satisfied' after 6-1 Southampton romp

Gabriel Jesus has only scored against Huddersfield and Oxford this season

The Spaniard further lamented City allowing Southampton too much possession close to their box, and asked for improvements before their Champions League tie, "We can improve and that is good".

Southampton got a little encouragement when Danny Ings was brought down by City keeper Ederson and rose to convert the spot kick in the 30th minute but on the stroke of half-time City restored their three-goal advantage when Aguero passed to Sterling inside the box and he took his time before firing home.

On this form it was easy to see why City have worked so hard to tie down the 23-year-old Sterling to new terms.

City needed only five minutes to take the lead with an own-goal from Wesley Hoedt following a neat move involving Aguero, David Silva and Leroy Sane.

City are scoring at a marginally faster rate than they did while racking up a record 106 goals last season, and they made a devastating start at the Etihad that finished the game as a contest within 18 minutes of kick-off.

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"I always enjoy myself". He is becoming a winning player. We can not forget that. "But still he is so young to consider among the world's best players", said the Catalan. "He was looking, who is the guy I am going to pass the ball to?" said Guardiola. Having played in the Premier League since the age of 17, it's easy to forget the youngster's best years are still ahead of him, and he appears to be flourishing under the guidance of Guardiola. "I am not asking Sergio to be Gabriel (Jesus) or Kyle Walker but I am asking for the best Sergio...to be aggressive, with and without the ball".

"That is the game gone right from the outset", manager Mark Hughes said.

"You can't say they didn't defend well - you have got to put the ball in the back of the net". In fact the hosts faced 24 shots in that match, the most they had faced in a Champions League game since Sept 2015 against Real Madrid.

"In my era we had very physical teams that might have on a awful day in November or December, on a boggy pitch, on a surface that wasn't quite so great, you might have been able to intimidate a very good team", Townsend said.

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