"He's not happy," Guardiola said. "I don't have an answer. When he plays he's happy, when he doesn't play he's not happy.
"But it's not just Otamendi, [it's] everybody. All of them. I don't know what I can do but be honest with myself and with them.
"Of course when he doesn't play he's not happy. In the end with Nico, I know we can count on him at any time in any situation because he's an incredible professional and always he's ready. I'm delighted with him.
"But I can understand him [wanting to play more]. I cannot say anything else."
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