Guardiola said: "When you are fighting people want to underestimate what you achieve".
But that can not be said about Jurgen Klopp and his armies as they have given City the chance to top the log with just eight round of matches before the season wraps up.
But his dead-eyed ruthlessness to capitalise, taking the game away from Watford and moving on to 15 Premier League goals this season again underlined the impressive strides the former Liverpool man has taken under Guardiola. "We try to win every game".
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City now turn their attention to their Champions League last 16 return leg against Germany's Schalke on Tuesday, which they lead 3-2.
The England global has been tipped as a potential candidate for the Premier League's Player of the Year, but Guardiola believes he can do even more.
Success who has now failed to score in his last three outings will hope to break the drought against Palace.
Appearing offside when played in by Sergio Aguero, referee Paul Tierney awarded the goal after lengthy consultation with assistant Eddie Smart after the ball rebounded in off him thanks to Daryl Janmaat's clearance.
The Premier League is investigating whether Manchester City broke any rules covering financial compliance, third-party ownership, and the recruitment of youngsters.
USA trade deficit jumps to 10-year high in 2018
The US economy has been running hot at a time when, partly due to the trade conflicts, other major economies have been cooling. When people or countries come in to raid the great wealth of our Nation, I want them to pay for the privilege of doing so.
"It is so complicated, there are no spaces - just the talent of the players that we have. It is the most important thing and we need that".
Pep Guardiola intends to stay at Manchester City for another four years, according to a report.
Sterling was taken off shortly afterward, and Watford substitute Gerard Deulofeu pulled a goal back for the visitors just 17 seconds after going on, scoring with his first touch after Troy Deeney flicked a long ball into the box.
Watford made seven changes to their starting line-up ahead of Saturday's game at the Etihad Stadium in an attempt to frustrate the champions, and just like Bournemouth did the previous weekend the Hornets reached the interval without recording a single shot of any note.
Abramovich wants Chelsea ace out after his row with Sarri
Former Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho is convinced the Maurizio Sarri-Kepa Arrizabalaga saga was down to a genuine misunderstanding. However, the Italian does not see it as Chelsea's best hope of qualifying for next season's Champions League .