Right arm around Kevin de Bruyne and Ilkay Gundogan's left arm around Ilkay Gundogan.
an appropriate place among his players. Guardiola has taken seven seasons at
Manchester City to become champions of Europe. Both De Bruyne and
Manuel Pellegrini's 2016 semifinalists, the German his first signing.
Both the vice-captain and the captain have been disappointed.
There has been an inevitability that City will conquer Europe.
Gundogan could have been forgiven for feeling they had no guarantees of glory.