Asked if he would ever be interested in signing one of Raiola's players again, Guardiola said: "I am not a good guy".
"Pep Guardiola, the coach, is fantastic", Raiola was quoted as saying.
Several used that pain as motivation the following season, some recalling that afternoon at Sunderland before every single game they played. "City will be champions". The league leaders will be eager to do some damage-control when they host local rivals Manchester United at the Etihad Stadium on Saturday. But, he knows as well, (as) he said, I am a top manager. That is first objective. But after that I don't hide.
"My motivation is to finish second", he told reporters on Friday.
I never speak with him so his opinion [about me], I don't know.
When pressed if United have proved they are on the same footing as City when it comes to buying players given that they pinched Alexis Sanchez from under their noses, Mourinho remained tight-lipped.
Think you can do better than Lawro?
The Manchester United forward last month made an instant impact in the MLS after scoring twice in their 4-3 win against LAFC, one of which was a stunning 40-yard strike.
"When you look at Pep and Jose you have to say there is a massive gap".
"Everything was about Real and Barcelona".
Yet making City wait for their place among the immortals would be some consolation for United, whose midfielder Juan Mata is well aware how important it is to show some pride.
Will City clinch the title in style?
Both the Manchester clubs played very well this season which earned them more points than the rest of the 18 teams.
The Swans were rock bottom of the Premier League but now sit 15th in the table after five wins in 11 league games, including some high profile victories over Liverpool and Arsenal. While Man U wouldn't be Man City's guard of honour, they would have to suffer a packed Etihad celebrating the return of the Premier League trophy after three seasons. United certainly have the quality to go at City, but have won only one of their last 10 away games against top six sides.
Mourinho's men are in a rampant league run with four straight wins.
He is due a stand out game in a big match, the type of performance he was so capable of at Juventus but less so at United.
Bollywood superstar Salman Khan jailed for poaching
Joshi ordered that the entire file relating to the case be placed before him and adjourned the hearing till tomorrow (Saturday). Simi Garewal, on the other hand, believes that it was not Salman who killed the two blackbucks on that fateful night.
Round 1 of the Masters at a glance
He also birdied the par-3 12 with a smooth 9-iron to 7 feet and "stole one" for birdie at the par-4 14 by draining a 35-footer. Among them include Jordan Spieth, Justin Thomas, Phil Mickelson, Sergio Garcia , Bubba Watson , Rickie Fowler and Tiger Woods.
What it looks like to lose the NCAA championship game
Rather than how Michigan's NCAA tournament journey ended, the Wolverines should be remembered for what they accomplished. Michigan State started the season picked to win the Big Ten and a favorite to win the national championship.
Facebook suspends project to collect patients' health data
Last month, a Facebook representative was questioned by the parliamentary Select Committee studying deliberate online falsehoods. " Facebook is obliged to delete personal data for those who wish to terminate their accounts in most countries".
De Bruyne: City's hostile welcome no surprise
The Dutchman's performance was in stark contrast to that of Aymeric Laporte, City's equally expensive January import. The Egypt worldwide limped out of the Champions League quarter-final contest against City with a groin problem.