However, Guardiola was keen to stress that at no point had he entertained thoughts of selling the winger who was named PFA Young Player of the Year in 2017-18.
The group were seen having a laugh as they enjoyed their downtime together outside of work.
Guardiola will have made his final preparations as he bids to get yet another title defence off to winning ways.
"In three seasons we've had three (knee ligament injuries)". That means it's just four losses in 17 in front of their own fans, however one of them was against City - and the 4-0 drubbing was the heaviest of the lot.
The Hammers were beaten in six of their 19 outings at the London Stadium last term, and two of them came in their first two home matches.
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Green St Hammers: I think City are going to be atop the Premier League again this season.
Obviously I won't be tipping a [1.27] single though, so I will move on to the next major market.
Last week I previewed the Community Shield on these pages, and I wrote that it would be lower-scoring than expected. I would happily take a draw right now for the Hammers.
The Champions will look to get our title defence off to the flawless start against Manuel Pellegrini's side at the London Stadium in the day's 12:30pm kick-off. If Sergio Aguero is available to lay at [2.0] or lower.
Usually going into a fresh Premier League season, very few teams are hit with injuries, meaning managers have a larger selection of players to choose from.
Man City Square: Last season City finished well - what do you think City will do this season?
West Ham have strengthened some key areas in the Summer and I am tipping you for a top 7 finish.