In the 18-team tournament in the United States, City opened the scoring through Leroy Sane early in the second half but fell to defeat as Mohamed Salah and a late Sadio Mane penalty sealed victory at the MetLife Stadium.
City are next in action when they face Bayern Munich on Saturday night.
"You have to be fair and now you have to demand and say the team with investments that they have made last season, in January, that they have made now, it will probably be the record of the Premier League this season". I'm happy to be managers of those guys.
Pre-season friendlies are all about gaining fitness and getting minutes under the belt for players and that's exactly what Salah needs after his disappointment at the World Cup.
The likes of Kevin De Bruyne, Vincent Kompany, Gabriel Jesus, Kyle Walker, Raheem Sterling, John Stones and Sergio Aguero have enjoyed extended breaks following the World Cup.
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"To win consecutive leagues is going to be very hard, but we're going to try".
City's club-record signing Riyad Mahrez created the first chance for Lukas Nmecha and his shot was unconvincingly parried straight back to him by Karius, only for Fabinho to scramble in a challenge as the 19-year-old striker looked to tap it into an empty net.
"I was going to say Chelsea because of the "new manager" effect, the team start to perform better especially the first couple of matches but I tip Liverpool above them because they've bought better players, so I'll stick to the same four as previous year". That is a good example for the club.
"We are going to decide". We will see which players we have for the final against Chelsea, how many players and in which condition, we will see, and then comes the start.
'He is in that moment but he has absolutely no issues, I was not concerned about it otherwise he wouldn't have played.
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