HE REMEMBERS THE DEFEAT AGAINST LYON
Guardiola: "The elimination in the Champions was hard, I still feel responsible"
Published:20/10/2020 - 20:26h
Updated:20/10/2020 - 21:19h
Pep Guardiola spoke in the preview of Manchester City's Champions League debut. The coach referred to the role of the 'cityzens' in the last European Cups and was responsible for the poor results obtained so far
Pep Guardiola spoke before the première in this Champions League of his Manchester City. The 'cityzens' debut in the League of Champions against the Port wine this Wednesday in the Emirates in a key meeting of face to the classification for eighth. The Catalan referred to this commitment, but also to the European elimination of his in quarter-finals of the course happened in front of the Olympique of Lyon.
This defeat still is still in the memory of the of Santpedor, that ensured that it feels responsible of the same. "It was a moment hard, seat me responsible of what happened us the past year. We have to accept that we were not the sufficiently good. We dream with the highest expectations but have to accept the situation with humility. Now we go back to begin of zero", commented.
The one of Santpedor confirmed the injury of Of Bruyne
Since it is trainer of the City, the ones of Manchester never have happened of chambers, something that looks forward to to remedy this campaign. "I follow having the feeling that we are very near. Every time that analyse why have deleted us think it. But also there are actions that say me that we do not deserve us happen. Are which is the reality of this club: the following step is to step forward in the Champions League", affirmed.
The ex of the FC Barcelona did not want to speak much more of what would suppose to win the Glass of Europe, since it considers that it is necessary to go step by step. "A lot of clubs want to win the Champions. Tomorrow it is the first step, the first party, that goes to be vital for us. By what has happened in the last years, do not think that have to speak much more there on expectations", signalled.
On the other hand, it did an update of the state of his players and confirmed that Kevin of Bruyne, Laporte and Gabriel Jesus will be drop by injury. "The team still is a bit far of where want to be. But we expect to go growing this season. We recover to several players for the next parties. Zinchenko Goes back to the team, and others like Gundogan, Cancel or Bernardo, go taking rhythm", stood out.
Guardiola Wished him the best to Go Dijk
Finally, changing of subject, referred to the injury of Virgil go Dijk, that will be of drop all the season. It is a very sensitive drop for the Liverpool and for many to the City has cleared him the way to win this Premier. "I can not speak on as it will affect the drop of Go Dijk. Only I wish that Virgil have a good recovery. It does not like me at all see to players of this level be went by injury. I expect that it can go back the before possible, players of his level do better the Premier League", finalised.