Manchester City needed ‘71 treatments’ before semi-final, Pep Guardiola reveals

Players were weary after ‘three finals’ before Liverpool tieCity continue talks with view to paying Haaland release clausePep Guardiola has revealed that 71 treatments were administered to his weary players in the 65 and a half hours between Manchester City’s draw at Atlético Madrid and the FA Cup semi-final defeat by Liverpool last Saturday.The high number of treatments was because of the toll of “three finals”, Guardiola said – the home and away legs against Atlético and the Premier League game at home against Liverpool in between.