Salah, who has scored 38 goals in his debut season for Liverpool, limped out of last Wednesday's 3-0 first leg win City with a groin problem that kept him out of Saturday's Merseyside derby against Everton at Goodison Park.
Guardiola is conscious that his players may be affected mentally by these reverses and, while striking a positive note by saying his side can use the challenge as inspiration, he understands how hard the task is.
He told a pre-match news conference: "Of course, to go through you have to make nearly the flawless game, create a lot of chances, be clinical, and the chances we're going to receive, defend well and the keeper save it".
"All the conditions have to be flawless". Hopefully we can do it, maybe it will be next season, but sooner or later that's going to happen in the club.
"The first 20 minutes are going to be so important in deciding the outcome and if City get an early goal, their confidence will soar and I think they will go on and get the other two". The ideal scenario is to go through. Having won the Bundesliga the Bavarians lost three league games on the trot - more than in the rest of the whole campaign - in their fixtures sandwiched by the semi-final.
"You can really see over time he has been manager how we have progressed and become much stronger pretty much month by month". The chances we receive, we have to defend well.
"Then we can apply our type of game".
The spirited German has built a high-paced tournament team that is perfectly capable of living up to the hype of big nights under the lights-as shown by their dominance over long-time Champions League favorites Manchester City.
"We need titles in Europe - it's complicated [to achieve] but you need nights that make you understand it". We all know about Pep, best coach in the world.
City can win the Champions League in the near future, he said.
Guardiola was hired to make the club a force in the Champions League and they were made to look like novices against the European royalty of Liverpool last week. But hopefully we can do it.
"I think to reach the semi-final would be the second time in our lovely history". That's what I am talking about in terms of not needing examples. My team is extraordinary.
"He is a fantastic team manager and player manager as well".
However, Klopp's patience to get his prime target has been rewarded as Van Dijk has spearheaded a turnaround in Liverpool's ability to keep opponents at bay.
He said, "I don't know but if we are not able to cope with that psychologically it will be a good lesson for the future". "It is a test. Football, like life, is a challenge". We are happy to handle it. It's more than 90 minutes but we showed many times, in a short period we can create chances and you have to be clinical. He defended the title the following season and the year after that he led Dortmund agonizingly close to Champions League glory. We are only in the lead.
During the two matches in which Lahoz has refereed at the Etihad Stadium, he has awarded three penalties to... Missiles were thrown at at City's bus last week, with the damage bad enough to remove the vehicle from commission for the trip home.
"I am happy I am a Liverpool player and that's about it".
There will, though, be an increased security presence.
What time does the Manchester City v Liverpool match start? Then we can apply our type of game.
It has been confirmed now that there will be five colors in total, and also the names of those colors have been confirmed. There's no word yet on an exact launch date, but the LG G7 ThinQ should be announced before the end of April.
West Ham team: Hart, Ogbonna, Cresswell, Rice, Noble, Zabaleta, Kouyate, Masuaku, Arnautovic, Joao Mario, Fernandes. West Ham United manager David Moyes is hopeful that his side are very close to staying in the Premier League .
Gareth Bale was unhappy after being left on the bench at Juventus in midweek, according to Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane. Barcelona lead La Liga by nine points with eight matches left and entertain Real in the penultimate round of the season.
McGregor spent Thursday night in a Brooklyn police station, after surrendering, and was escorted to a criminal court in handcuffs. Straight after the bus incident, Nurmagomedov called out McGregor and seemed to challenge him to an unregulated fight .
The striker also scored from the spot on Sunday in a 3-0 victory over Stoke after returning from knee surgery as a substitute. Arsenal then restored its lead as Lacazette converted a penalty in the 23rd minute after Mesut Ozil was fouled.
Trump boasted about the USA economy and military "levels" to little kids gathered on the White House lawn to roll Easter eggs. The president could expedite the release of the documents on his own by declassifying the information in full.
Of course, we feel confident, we trust, we work in a very good atmosphere because we beat a very good opponent. Spurs now have an eight-point cushion on Chelsea but Pochettino remains aware they can not allow that to slip.
His second shot, with a six-iron from 205 yards, cleared the water but rolled back in, leaving Garcia to lament a game of inches. And that was the beauty of this first round at the Masters , the first round of the rest of Tiger's life.
Such technicalities "were simply a pathology that should be eliminated from the judicial world", Moro said in his statement. The court's decision was met by protests both in favour of and against Lula, representing a deep divide within the country.
Cubs Shut Out The Crew
Snow blanketed the playing field early in the morning, and odd as it seemed, the sprinklers were turned on to keep the grass warm. The team has Tuesday off, which would give Rizzo an additional day to rest before potentially returning Wednesday.
Trump Tower Has Its Second Fire of the Year
Son Eric Trump, executive vice president of the Trump Organization, offered similar sentiments to his father, and Don Jr. Trump Tower, which is normally open to the public 8 a.m.to 10 p.m., has been closed off. "This was a very hard fire".
LeBron propels Cavs to largest late comeback win of his career
Rockets 96, Trail Blazers 94: Chris Paul hit an off-balance layup with 0.8 seconds left to lift Houston past Portland in Houston. The Wizards increased their lead to 104-87 with 7:35 remaining in the contest after 3-pointers by Tomas Satoransky and Beal.
Antoine Griezmann salvages point in Madrid derbi at Bernabeu
A game that looked in danger of drifting towards a stalemate sparked into life after half-time with two goals in four minutes. Gareth Bale was given 90 minutes, perhaps not the most positive indicator for his chances of a start in midweek.
Fire breaks out on 50th floor of Trump Tower
Brit tourist Jan, 59, from London, was in the Starbucks within Trump Tower with her son when the fire broke out. NY fire crews graded it a Three-Alarm blaze, meaning a minimum of 33 units and 138 firefighters were sent.
Split ties a feature on Davis Cup day one
Puetz served out the final game of the doubles rubber after 4 hours, 40 minutes on the outdoor clay court in Valencia's bullring. It was the 23rd straight win for Nadal since 2005, setting the Davis Cup record combining singles and doubles.
Man accused of armed robbery in dorm at Southern University
Police say about 11:15PM March 30, 2018, a male walked into the North Taylor Street Mini-Market at 301 North Taylor Street. According to police, the suspects waylaid five victims with machetes, tying them before stealing their property.