Pep Guardiola, during the Wolverhampton-Manchester City

HIS AIM, SURPASS THE LEICESTER

Surprising message of Pep Guardiola after a new fuss in England

Published:28/12/2019 - 13:59h

Updated:28/12/2019 - 13:59h

The Manchester City suffered a hard defeat in the field of the Wolverhampton (3-2) this Friday, and Pep Guardiola ensured after the match, in press conference, that isn't necessary to look to Liverpool

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It is not the year of the Manchester City in the Premier League. The 'citizens' are showing some lacks that did not suffer the past season in the English league, and the Wolverhampton hurgó in the wound this Friday with a traced back colossal (3-2). The 'wolves' went losing by 0-2 in the minute 50 of party, but the Manchester City trusted and finish it paying expensive.

The expulsion of the guardameta Ederson contributed to that the venues finish tracing back and, in the minute 90, asestaran the bitten final to keep the three points in the Molineux Stadium. After the party, Guardiola tried to take the result with philosophy and surprised with a message of the most conservative, improper perhaps for a team that has spent cientos of million euros during the last markets of signings.

"We have to follow, we can not us surrender. If we do it, we will not go in in Europe the next season"

"They are very far and they carry time very far", signalled in first instance on the distance that separates to the Manchester City of the Liverpool, that to day of today is of 14 points but could expand in the next hours, since the 'reds' still have not contested his party of this weekend. "It is unreal to look to the Liverpool, does time that said it. We have to look to the Leicester", remarked Guardiola.

In this line, ensured that if his players surrender ahead of time will not go in not even in the Champions League of the next season. "We have to follow, we can not us surrender. If we do it, we will not go in in Europe the next season". In spite of the result, left clear that there will be signings for the City in this market of winter.

And it cleared why it did not range to Gündogan of start in the room of machines. "Because it did not want that my two defensive pivote were tired when playing another party in 48 hours", said, in what it could understand like a small pulla to the calendar. Of Bruyne, besides, was substituted in the second time "partly, looking to the next party".

High competitiveness in the Premier League

The result and the current situation of the Manchester City explains , according to Guardiola, in the high competitiveness that exists this season 2019-20 in the Premier League. "The result is the one who is. It is the Premier League. We have struggled and run until the last minute. The goals always can avoid, of course, but sometimes is tiredness, a lot of minutes, fatigue…". We will see if the 'citizens' attain to approach to the 'reds' in the next months or if, by the contrary, decide to centre in other competitions like the League of Champions.

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