Pep Guardiola, in the bench of the Manchester City

HE DID NOT ENSURE THAT HE'LL RENEW

Guardiola: "I want to be a fifth year at Manchester City"

Published:24/12/2019 - 08:59h

Updated:24/12/2019 - 08:59h

Pep Guardiola acknowledged before the media that he wants to fulfill his contract with Manchester City, although he did not assure that he will renew

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Pep Guardiola is technical of the Manchester City by fourth consecutive season and, by the moment, already has had important successes like the ones to win two Premier Leagues consecutive. In the present campaign, does not go it to have easy to reach to a Liverpool that him aventaja in 11 points in spite of having a party less. Still and like this, the Catalan is motivated with the sportive project of the club 'cityzen'.

In fact, it appeared in front of the media and ensured that it wants to fulfil his fifth season in the club, although it did not ensure his back renewal. "I want to remain me a fifth year. Already I have expressed me in this sense other times", said, adding that "to extend my agreement have to deserve it. It is prompt still. Already there will be time to think it".

On the other hand, the Catalan trainer also spoke about the racism, that has had his last episode in the racist cries that suffered Antonio Rüdiger, head office of Chelsea, in the party against the Tottenham. "Has to combat from the schools and the families. It is not a problem of does decades but of centuries and have to be strict", said, adding that "eradicate it completely will be complicated, need time".

Guardiola, besides, analysed the difficulties to confront to the Wolves, his next rival in the Boxing Day. It is necessary to remember that the Manchester City lost against this same team in the Etihad. "It is one of the most dangerous rivals, to domicile and more still home. I expect that we keep the level of these last weeks", sentenced.

Rival of the Real Madrid in Champions

The past season, the Manchester City proclaimed champion of the Premier League but was not able to reach not even the semifinals in the Champions League. The English team pretends to extend the command that has kept these last seasons in the English championship to Europe, in which the Liverpool follows having the throne.

But the group of Guardiola did not have too much luck in the draw of eighth of final and will have to measure to the Real Madrid, that has had an evident improvement in the game during the last weeks. The Catalan would measure for the first time to the whites being technical of the Manchester City in a so important stage like an eliminatory European.

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