Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola said it is “incredible we are fighting for everything” after his side reached the FA Cup semi-finals in dramatic fashion to keep their quadruple hopes alive.
City were 12 minutes away from being knocked out of the FA Cup before fighting back to win 3-2 at Swansea.
They are top of the Premier League, in the Champions League quarter-finals and have already won the League Cup.
“Fighting for everything is the most important thing for the club,” he said.
No team has ever won the quadruple of Premier League, Champions League, FA Cup and League Cup in a single season.
But Guardiola, 48, believes the Citizens’ success should be judged by how far they consistently go in competitions rather than just silverware.
“People say we are going to win three or four titles and the day we drop one competition they say it’s a big failure for Manchester City,” the former Spain international told BBC Sport.
“The most incredible thing after what we achieved last season is in this stage we are fighting for everything.
“So, most important for the club – more than winning one title – is having the mentality to be there until the end and fight for the titles in this stage of the season.
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