Arsenal has fallen so far behind their top-four rivals that, at present, it is unthinkable Emery could ever match his predecessor's haul of three Premier League titles and seven FA Cups.
"I am 46, he is 47 and he started his career as a player, bigger than me", Emery was quoted as saying by Sky Sports News.
Maitland-Niles isn't a natural left-back, although was deployed there on various occasions last season, and his right-footedness might help if Guardiola deploys Riyad Mahrez on the right flank, as the Algerian is always attempting to drift inside onto his left. "Of course they deserved to play, of course", Guardiola stressed.
I fancy Arsenal to make a fast start, but for City to eventually overcome them.
"It's not comfortable, but if you want to compete in four competitions we can not compete with just two good central defenders". The important thing is to be ourselves.
Manager Pep Guardiola will have Benjamin Mendy available for selection after the full-back missed a large portion of last season with an injury.
"That's the basic principle". I've said many time that I'm not a special guy but I am so good at working, working, working, and they have to work too'. Are you telling me they didn't deserve to play? We start again. That is why it is fascinating, it is a new challenge.
Since joining the club earlier this year the striker has scored 10 goals in just 13 league games.
City impressed in last weekend's 2-0 Community Shield victory against Chelsea and could welcome back Kevin De Bruyne and Raheem Sterling from that group after they were given extra time off following Russian Federation.
Guardiola's side might become more technical at the back this season, with Aymeric Laporte and John Stones seemingly his first-choice combination, with the more rugged Vincent Kompany and Nicolas Otamendi back-ups.
During the season we will have really bad moments - it is impossible to have the ideal season all the time - but when you win one title you can win another one.
Arsenal manager Unai Emery launches the post-Wenger era on Sunday.
Although the competition hardly carries the weight of other trophies, it was an emphatic statement from City that they are ready to continue where they left off last season.
This might worry Arsenal fans who are optimistic after the exit of Wenger but if the mettle they have shown during their preseason matches is anything to go by, then his first match on English soil against Pep promises to be a cracker.
Despite that, City are firm favourites to retain their title.
"We can do our job, yes, but maybe Liverpool, Arsenal, Tottenham and Chelsea can do their job better and win", he said.
Built like a boxing heavyweight, no-one could lay a glove on him on this course that plays into the hands of the big hitters. And he made it look ever so easy, bludgeoning his drives massive distances and honing in on the pins with unerring accuracy.
Officials at the Sea-Tac Airport say an airline employee conducted an unauthorized takeoff in Washington state and has crashed. There was no indication that the incident was an act of terror, the Pierce County Sheriff's Department said on Twitter.
Young and her alleged accomplice reportedly were recorded stealing two Apple laptops and video production software. The case was settled out of court and Young denied the allegations in a 2007 interview with Entertainment Weekly .
And frankly, it's a welcome relief from the controversy stirred up from West's interview with Jimmy Kimmel earlier this week. Kimmel responded: "Not every question warrants an immediate answer". 'Let me clarify the click bait.
Despite dominating possession, Sarri's side looked uneasy early on and managed only two shots in the whole of the first half. And while Sarri's daring move paid off in the return of a goal apiece, his side also dominated the midfield easily .
Anderson finished with five for 20, but he hailed the contribution of Chris Woakes , who took two wickets including the key... But Woakes, who had scored nine previous first-class hundreds, and Jonny Bairstow (93) turned the tide during a stand of 189.
A NASA spacecraft has taken off on an historic mission towards the Sun in a delayed launch at Cape Canaveral in Florida. The corona holds the answers to many of scientists' outstanding questions about the Sun's activity and processes.
Leeds gatecrashed Frank Lampard's party with a powerful attacking display that swept Derby aside 4-1 at Pride Park. Tom Lawrence's free-kick briefly brought Derby level but Leeds dominated midfield and could have scored more.
Alaska Airlines planes sit on the tarmac at Sea-Tac International Airport Friday evening, August 10, 2018, in SeaTac, Wash. The Bombardier Q400 turboprop is designed for short-distance flights and can seat 76 passengers, Alaska Air said.
Unlike Steam, which appears to be a veritable free-for-all for publishers and users alike, Discord aims to handpick its games. However, the new store will be different from Steam's, which has become a platform where nearly anyone can sell a game.
Last-minute technical problem delays NASA's flight to sun
But getting so close to the Sun requires slowing down - for which Parker will use the gravity of our neighbor planet, Venus. Many were skeptical and told him to read up on it first "so you don't make these killer mistakes", he recalls.
Man United kick off Premier League season with win
He scored his first senior team goal with a lovely move around his defender and a fine finish to the far post. That's not surprising, because I know from experience that everyone is a bit rusty for the first game back.
Rain Suspends PGA Championship during Second Round
Lowry was three under par for the first ten holes of his second round when play was suspended by rain yesterday. Brown bought the costume on Amazon, and said it arrived about a week ago-in plenty of time for the big event.
Trump Calls Omarosa 'A Lowlife' After N-Word Claim Surfaces
Along with her "race war" comments Omarosa said, laughing, that "oh yeah, there's some people gettin' it on in the white house". The White House responded by slamming the book and its author and chastising the press for writing about it.
ICBC announces significant update to insurance premiums
It is built around ensuring the vehicle rather than the driver and allows discounts to drivers despite multiple crashes. Each year after that, it will extend the period by one year until 2027, when the full 10-year period will be in place.