Wayne Rooney and Pep Guardiola in a Premier League match


Rooney thinks Guardiola would had been key to win with England

Published:14/09/2019 - 12:15h

Updated:14/09/2019 - 12:15h

Wayne Rooney confessed in several occasions that he admires the football of Pep Guardiola, and repeated it in the last of his praises. The forward thinks that the catalan would have been key to win titles with the England national team

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Pep Guardiola is one of the best trainers of the world, and his work is admired by fans and experts. Although they exist fierce criticisms against the one of Santpedor, impose the praises since his path directed to the benches, and there are some footballers that think that the ex of the FC Barcelona can achieve what propose , was to national or international level.

After shining with the Barcelona, with the Bayern of Munich and with the Manchester City, Wayne Rooney has reflexionado on his figure like seleccionador, analysing what there was sucedido if the Catalan had crossed in his way some years backwards. The one of Liverpool, that with 33 years follows shining in the Major League Soccer American, considers that they had attained the perfect mix.

"If you fix you in the team that had in England 10 years ago, eramos the best staff of selections of the world. In my generation estabamos Rio Ferdinand, John Terry, Ashley Cole, Steven Gerrard, Paul Scholes, Frank Lampard, David Beckham, I, Michael Owen...", it has commented in his personal podcast, in that the one who has stood out the work of the preparador 'citizen'.

"With Pep Guardiola had won all the titles", aims convinced the forward, that thinks that his style of football and his personality had been ideal to break the barriers of his combined national. In spite of having participated in six final phases of big tournaments, the crack never happened of quarter-finals, and finish with disappointment the Eurocopas of 2004, 2012 and 2016 and the World-wide of 2006, 2010 and 2014.

In spite of everything, the ariete keeps like the maximum historical scorer of the group of the three lions, an attainment that adds to his successful career in clubs. In the Manchester United, this yes, could check as it spends them to him Guardiola, that struck to the 'network devils' in two distinct finals in which the 'orejona' finish in the vitrinas of the Camp Nou after a review on the terrain of game.

Guardiola Could lead a selection in the future

Although it always has defended that it would like him have a short career and that does not see a lot of years more like trainer of maximum level, Guardiola has recognised several times that would like him initiate an adventure in a national selection. For the moment, his aims are tied to the Etihad Stadium, but it will be necessary to see if in a future fulfils the wishes of Rooney or of other stars, choosing between a fan of teams of maximum level.

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