"That is why I say it is not going to happen".
They have the opportunity to secure the biggest title-winning margin and the best ever goal difference when they travel to St Mary's. Click through the gallery above to see talkSPORT's predicted XI.
Meanwhile, Guardiola has branded Premier League rules that require a player to have made five appearances to qualify for a winner's medal as "ridiculous". "One maybe two, I don't know".
"I'm really happy for his season and hopefully next season he will be even better". We will try to win.
The Portuguese has featured in all but four of City's 56 games this season but only 27 of them have been starts. They are champions. They worked from day one to the last one, training with us, in the locker room, training.
"We can't depend on ourselves and we don't like that".
It took his overall tally to 199 strikes for the Citizens in 292 games as he surpassed Eric Brook's record set in 1940.
The good news for Carvalhal is that the Potters certainly look the most accommodating opposition after a week in which their owners Peter and John Coates admitted the club needed a major overhaul after losing some of its "core values".
Now safe, Dave Wagner's men will be looking to send Arsene Wenger off into the Premier League sunset without the farewell win his 22 years at Arsenal surely demand.