Mahrez blasted an 86th-minute spot-kick over the crossbar at Anfield as City and Liverpool played out a 0-0 draw on Sunday.
Guardiola proved at Liverpool, however, that he is quite rightly not averse to adding a brushstroke of pragmatism to those principles and was nearly rewarded with City's first Anfield win in 18 games, only for Mahrez's miss.
"In training he shoots flawless penalties but sometimes it happens", Guardiola said post-match.
'[Riyad] had the courage and the balls to take the penalty, in training he shoots flawless penalties but sometimes it happens, ' he said.
Last season, after requiring surgery on a back problem, Clyne didn't feature until April - playing only five times and on his return, finding Alexander-Arnold and also Joe Gomez ahead of him.
A goal against the reigning English top-flight at Anfield would also boost the confidence of the Egypt global who has yet to get into the sort of form that saw him bag a record 44 goals across all competitions in 2017-18. But despite seeing Mahrez waste the chance to bag three points, City at least ended their miserable Anfield run and denied the home side a morale-boosting victory in their bid to win the title for the first time since 1990.
Salah has scored in each of the Reds' last three meetings with Pep Guardiola's men, including in the Champions League quarter-final fixtures - on their way to the final of the elite European competition last season.
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Opposite number Jurgen Klopp had no issues about the late award of the penalty. Also, City have lost just one of their last 25 away games in the top flight, and they are yet to taste defeat in the PL this term. One of them is no longer at the club and the other is out injured for the season.
"But as a player there is not much more that you can achieve than playing these type of games, because when you play them or when the atmosphere is like that, you know it's a big thing". It's not that you miss it overnight. "In that situation they are much better", added the Spaniard.
Questioned about who will win the top of the table clash on Merseyside during his Ask Keown column in the Daily Mail on Thursday, Keown said: "I've gone for Liverpool to win the league so they need to win this one".
City, meanwhile, adjusted shape, the usual 4-3-3 becoming 4-4-2 with David Silva operating as a second striker behind Sergio Aguero. I thought how we defended was brilliant.
"We will see on Saturday", the City boss told Sky Sports.
"We didn't adapt to what Napoli did, and today we were back again so I am fine".
"Yeah, if you play so quick they are much better than us", he said.