Pep Guardiola embraces to his players


Guardiola, exultant after finally putting City in 'semis'

Published:15/04/2021 - 08:02h

Updated:16/04/2021 - 02:08h

Pep Guardiola was euphoric after eliminating Borussia Dortmund and finally getting Manchester City into a Champions League semi-final. The coach had never done it with the English and will finally truly aspire to the European Cup

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Pep Guardiola at last achieved to put to the Manchester City in the semifinals of Champions League. Four years after his arrival, the one of Santpedor attained it after deleting to the Borussia Dortmund in the quarter-finals winning 1-2 in the turn. A result that left without options to the Germans and that classified to the English, that will play the 'semis' for the second time in his history after which contested in 2016.

The Catalan trainer spoke with the media after the meeting and showed exultant by the City and by all his fans, that were wishing to be between the best of Europe. "I am incredibly happy by this club, by this president and by the fans, all. It is the second time that the Manchester City arrives to semifinals by what is not history in the club, but begin to build it", aimed.

Besides, it left clear that the Champions is used to to be very unfair with a lot of clubs and that up to now had been it with the ones of Manchester. "This competition is very beautiful, but also very unfair, because we are judged like a disaster when they delete us. You play eleven months for the Premier League and the others competitions, but label it of failure and this is unfair", insisted.

To the thread of the unfair that had been the League of Champions with the City, Pep remembered the elimination against the Tottenham of does two seasons and how a simple detail can change it everything. "Today it has been a penalti by hand, that another day could have not been. Already we were it went by a hand that no pitó against the Tottenham. This competition is of moments, but play today with personality", signalled.

Right now, the 'cityzens' are in disposal to win four titles this campaign, something that would be historical in the world of the football. However, the trainer of the British prefers not thinking in this and ensures that only it goes "split to party". To the most faithful style of the Cholo Simeone since it trains to the Athletic of Madrid, the one of Santpedor will not look further of the next meeting.

Guardiola, happy with the game of his

Finally, on the own party against the Dortmund, Guardiola affirmed that it was a big performance of his team, that only suffered for real in the first 10 minutes hurt, that was when the Borussia advanced . "We were brilliant except in the ten first minutes in which the Borussia Dortmund played very well. I am very happy to be one of the best four teams of Europe", concluded.

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