Pep Guardiola in a press conference


Guardiola defends City for the criticisms in China: "I do not agree, it is false"

Published:24/07/2019 - 11:36h

Updated:24/07/2019 - 11:36h

In China, Manchester City has been criticized for their arrogance and for their lack of attention to fans and the press during their tour of the country. Pep Guardiola disagrees and came out in defense of his club and all his players

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Pep Guardiola never has quiet what thinks and in press conference has answered to all the criticisms that is receiving his team by part of the Chinese press. The Xinhua published a report criticising to the 'citizens' by his behaviour during turns it Asian. It accused to the club of not loaning attention to the fans and the media, and to think only in the money that will collect by turns it.

The Catalan trainer showed totally at variance by these words against his. "They have impressed me my players. I am totally at variance with the journalist, that is not the reality. We engaged us with the cooperation that has to have here in China. We are to disposal of all those that have been able to us do things. Out of the field are showing the incredible club that are and are trying to be better each week", explained.

The one of Santpedor did not remain here and also wanted to signal the work of other charges. Besides, it aimed that perhaps they will go back to China the next campaign. "I am very proud of what have done. All the departments of marketing, all the people that have organised this turns... And maybe the next year or the following will go back to China if the club decides it. It would like us", it affirmed.

A trip to China can give for a lot of and the trainer of the Manchester City wanted to leave clear that his players and he have enjoyed it a lot. The Catalan does not understand the criticisms received by the Chinese journalist "Is incredible to know to other people. That's why I can not understand what the people says. Maybe the journalist is a bit annoying, do not know why, but is far of the reality. Always we did it with the biggest smile", exposed.

Guardiola Defended to his players to layer and sword and showed very proud of them for having known paginate the trainings with the works of attention to the fans. "We do not sleep very well by the nights, but even so we do some good sessions of trainings for all. I have been impressed by my players and expect to follow like this the rest of the trip", commented.

Guardiola Enjoys of turn them

The Manchester City does not do so much that it is a big of Europe and the ex barcelonista signalled this to give him importance to this type of turn Asian. "For our club is a big experience go to the foreigner because we are not the United, Liverpool, Barça, Madrid or Bayern. They have been it doing during a lot of years. Of face to the season will help to the team, as it already happened the previous", finalised.

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