Tag: Aymeric Laporte
Sergio Aguero's double along with goals from Kevin de Bruyne and Bernardo Silva helped the reigning champions ease past Graham Potter's Brighton.
Laporte has become Guardiola's main central defender this season and the Frenchman is the only outfield player at City to play every league game this season.
Guardiola says competition for places is vital to keep players on their toes.
Aymeric Laporte was not part of France's victorious World Cup team.