While Guardiola has won the oldest World Cup competition during his time at City, the FA Cup is the only trophy he hasn’t developed an uncanny grip on during his time in England.
Surely keen to add even more honors to his England managerial CV, a trip to a Peterborough side bottom of the second tier is perhaps the most favorable game Guardiola could have asked for.
Here’s everything you need to know about the game.
Date, kick-off time and venue
Peterborough vs Manchester City is set to kick off at 7.15pm GMT tonight, Tuesday March 1, 2022.
London Road, also known as Weston Homes Stadium, in Peterborough, will host the contest.
Where to watch Peterborough vs Manchester City
TV channel: Tonight’s game will be shown live on ITV, with coverage starting at 6.45pm.
Direct: Fans can also watch the action unfold live online via the ITV Hub or ITV website.
Live: You can also follow the match with Standard Sport’s dedicated live match blog.
Peterborough vs Manchester City Team News
Classy defender Nathan Thompson will be out as he is set to undergo shoulder surgery, while midfielder Jack Taylor will likely sit down to focus on the club’s Championship campaign.
Joel Randall also lands a blow.
For City, Oleksandr Zinchenko is set to play what will be his first game since his native Ukraine was overrun by Russia.
Jack Grealish and Gabriel Jesus could also both return.
Peterborough vs Manchester City Prediction
Guardiola has already suffered a shock exit, namely defeat to Wigan Athletic in 2018, although City are simply too strong to undo.
Man City win 3-0.
Head-to-head history and results (h2h)
Peterborough win: 0
Manchester City win: 1