GUARDIOLA HAS OTHER AIMS
Guardiola descarta That the City go to by Griezmann: "The Barça can be calm"
Published:17/05/2019 - 17:10h
Updated:17/05/2019 - 17:10h
Pep Guardiola has thought the signings that wants for his City of face to the next campaign and Griezmann is not between them. The Catalan trainer ensured that his team will not go to by the French and left him free road to the Barça for fichar to the forward rojiblanco
The Manchester City proclaimed does less than a week champion of the Premier League by second consecutive year. The 'citizens' surpassed to the Liverpool in a very thrilling season in which the 'reds' only remained to a point of the ones of Pep Guardiola. The Catalan trainer, in spite of the title, does not rest and already thinks in the planning of the next course.
The one of Santpedor thinks that his team needs reinforcements in several lines and already has in mind several footballers that would like him fichar in the next market of signings. For fortune of the FC Barcelona, one of them will not be Antoine Griezmann. The French already has announced that it will not be still in the Athletic of Madrid the next year and since it did it official have arisen a lot of rumours on his possible destination.
The most likely and the one who a lot of means already take for granted is the Barça, that already was about to ficharle the past summer. Guardiola Has left free road to the group barcelonista and has ensured that the Manchester City will not go to by the French this summer. "The Barça can be calm. We are not interested in him because we can not it buy", commented Pep.
It surprises, this yes, that the technician 'citizen' say that his club can not pay the 120 million euros of the clause of Griezmann. The City carries several years being one of the teams that more money spends in the planet and always has stood out precisely for being able to allow practically any signing. The words of Pep could be only an excuse to hint that has other preferences.
In fact, it does only some days said that the ex Barcelona wants to a central, to a mediocentro defensive and to a half organiser. The information of the Daily Mail left clear that the Catalan does not look for another forward. Even it spoke of the three names that handles Pep to reinforce to his team of face to the next year: Rodrigo Hernández, Maguire and Aouar.
The uncertain future of Rodrigo
The midfield player of the Athletic of Madrid does not have clear what do with his future. On the one hand, the means aim to that the player will say that yes to the offer of the City, that is had to pay his clause of 70 million euros. Besides, the English would offer him an upper index card to which has in the Atleti. But on the other hand, the ex of the Villarreal is happy in Madrid and could decide remain a year more to the orders of the Cholo Simeone. It will be necessary to see which decision finishes taking Rodri.