Premier League: Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola warned by FA after touchline rant against Liverpool

London: Pep Guardiola has been warned by the Football Association over his behaviour after Manchester City manager launched into a touchline rant during the champions' crucial 2-1 victory against Liverpool.

 Premier League: Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola warned by FA after touchline rant against Liverpool

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola speaks to referee Anthony Taylor as fourth official Martin Atkinson looks on

Guardiola threw his scarf to the ground and shouted at fourth official Martin Atkinson after a decision from referee Anthony Taylor went against City in the second half on Thursday.

It is the 47-year-old's first warning and the decision was posted on the FA website, which also makes it clear that any manager receiving four such warnings must serve a touchline ban.

City moved to within four points of Premier League leaders Liverpool thanks to Leroy Sane's second-half winner at the Etihad Stadium.

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Updated Date: Jan 05, 2019 09:49:17 IST