UNBEATEN IN THE LAST 16 MATCHES
Guardiola seems to have found to his 'Piqué and Puyol' in the Manchester City
Published:22/01/2021 - 20:19h
Updated:22/01/2021 - 20:19h
Stones and Dias have allowed to the City to be the team less scored of the Premier League, with hardly 13 goals received. The cityzens are second with a match less than the United, that for now has the leadership
Pep Guardiola seems to have removed one of the greater headaches that ailed it in the bench of Sky Blues: the defence. Afterwards of an important quantity of injuries that marked one of his worst starts in the last years, the one of Santpedor seems to have found to his key figures in the saga.
The first five parties situated to the City in the box 13 of the Premier, very far of the European places, something unprecedented in the career of Pep headed by the benches. Later, the cityzens began to add of to three, thank you also to the recovery of Agüero, Gabriel Jesus, Gündogan, Of Bruyne and Laporte.
Since, only they have added points in his last 16 meetings, and nine victories of consecutive form, what has been a record for Guardiola. Also they have achieved to surpass to the Liverpool by more than three points, something that did not occur from 2018. The pigeonhole of goals fit keeps in 13, far of the 17, 18 and 19 registered by the Tottenham, Aston Villa and Arsenal, respectively.
In the actuality, the ones of Pep situate in the second box to two points of the United and have a party less, with what could do with the tip if they obtain the victory in his next commitment suspender belt of 26 January in front of the West Bromwich Albion, that finds in places of descent.
The defence, pillar in the City of Pep
Big part of the defensive merit of the Manchester City has like managers to John Stones and Ruben Dias. With the English in the field afterwards to recover of his injury, the alone team has received two annotations, and even Gareth Southgate already has thought in calling it of turn to dress the T-shirt of the Three Lions.
On the other hand, Dias has answered to the expectations on him afterwards that the club credited 70 million euros to the Benfica by his traspaso. When seeming, the defender luso begins to give him the reason to Pep, the one who stood out his skills and expressed that with him will have a defence for the next six or seven years.