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Pep Guardiola gets 'wet' about Leo Messi in the new City documentary

Published:5/08/2022 - 10:21h

Updated:5/08/2022 - 10:35h

Pep Guardiola, manager of Manchester City, stated during one of the episodes of the documentary series 'Together: Champions again!' that Lionel Messi is the best footballer he has ever seen

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This Wednesday premièred the second episode of the series 'Together: Champions again!', a documentary produced by 'City Studios' that narrates the path of the Manchester City during the season 2021/22, where topped champions of the Premier League.

The production inaugurated the past 27 July in a format of seven chapters and is a sequela of the first feature film titled 'Together', that desengranó the last month and half of the group 'citizen' during the campa 2020/21. In this, the ones of Pep Guardiola also heaved with the title suspender belt but with the satisfaction to impose to the Manchester United by more than 10 points.

Already of full in this second episode, can appreciate like the Catalan technician gives indications to his footballers inside the changing room putting the name of Lionel Messi like example, one of the most iconic forwards that directed during his four years like trainer of the FC Barcelona.

Guardiola, in front of all the staff, engrandece to the Argentinian and affirms that it is the best player that has seen in all his life, leaving clear that his wish is that they imitate him. "You know why Messi is the best player that have seen in my life? Because it is a competitor. It is an animal. Messi happens the balloon and goes in like a machine. He smells the goal", concluded the míster.

Already it has suffered him

After culminating his stage in the Barça, Pep recaló in the Bayern Munich and in the City. In the season 2014/15 was faced with Read in the semifinals of Champions, where the Bavarians fell with a global marker of (6-2) with two goals of the '10' in the gone in the Camp Nou. Two campaigns later would go back confront, this time with the elastic of the 'Sky Blues'. The superiority of the Barcelona was notorious in the gone of the phase of groups with a (4-0) that included a 'hat-trick' of Messi, whereas in the turn imposed the English (3-1), with 'The Flea' annotating the so much for the culés.

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