The years have been good for Guardiola: "I am calmer than in Barça. I am more mature"
Published:3/08/2019 - 09:27h
Updated:3/08/2019 - 09:27h
Pep Guardiola spoke a few days before the Community Shield final and made it clear that he is better than ever as a coach. The Catalan talked about how the years have sat and also about the final against Liverpool
Pep Guardiola faces another year more like trainer of the Manchester City after three seasons of successes. The Catalan has achieved to implant his philosophy of game in the English group and already has turned into all an institution in the Premier League. It has won it everything in the British Isles and only remains him win the Champions League with his City.
After a beginning fulgurante in the FC Barcelona, where premièred like technician with a historical triplete, the one of Santpedor seems that it has learnt a lot of things with the years. The ex footballer left clear that now is much more relaxed that in these times and that it is better trainer. "I am calmer that in the Barça. I am more mature and all have the most assimilated concepts", explained.
The City plays this Sunday the final of the Community Shield in front of the Liverpool of Jürgen Klopp. Pep showed very appreciated to be able to play another final in front of a club of the size of the Liverpool. "It is an honour contest this final in front of the Liverpool because arrive until here is not at all easy", affirmed the ex preparador of the FC Barcelona.
"It does not like me that Klopp say that we have spent 200 millions each summer. It has not been like this"
When speaking of the 'reds', the 'citizen' referred also to the words of his trainer on the cost of the City in the markets of signings. Guardiola Does not agree with Klopp and thinks that the Liverpool has spent as much as they. "It is not truth that have spent 200 million euros each summer. It does not like me that Jürgen say this because it has not been like this. And the Liverpool is not a small team. Also it has spent", it aimed.
In spite of the words against of the trainer germano of the Liverpool, the one of Santpedor did not doubt in showing his admiration by him and by how attains to implant his character to all his teams. "It inspires me in a lot of things. They are easy to identify his teams. His message and his smile is positive for the football", commented.
It referred to the possible course of Sané
Sané Was one of the important players of the City the past course, but the German youngster did not play as much as expected and this summer is doing strength to go out. The Bayern wants him and the extreme could leave. Guardiola Referred to his possible exit and did not show very happy by the attitude of the ex of the Schalke. "I am not to the margin of the rumours, but want to have to players that want to remain. We try to extend his agreement does months, now is more complicated, but knows that we want to that it remain . I am not angered with the Bayern by his behaviour", finalised.