Thiago Alcantara: "Guardiola took me from the youth to first-team and helped me a lot along the way. A young player coming into any first-team has to learn a lot. With him as a coach, you learn faster and better. He was a huge help right from the beginning, at Bayern as well..." Thiago Alcantara:... Continue Reading →
Manchester City are willing to pay €35m for Florentino Luís to bring the midfielder to the Etihad now, but Benfica are using the player’s €60m release clause as a reference, and to let him go now they would like to get €50m up front plus €10m in bonuses. [via @abolapt] Another demand made by Benfica... Continue Reading →
Pep Guardiola: "Bernardo is having an incredible season. In the second half against United he played like a holding midfielder. A holding midfielder…Bernardo Silva. He fought with Pogba and everyone. It's not just against United, it's not just his goal, it's all the season." Pep Guardiola: "...It was a masterclass, a masterpiece every single game.... Continue Reading →
With Massimiliano Allegri's future uncertain, Juventus will target Pep Guardiola this summer and the Manchester City boss would be welcomed in Turin by Cristiano Ronaldo. [via Il Giornale]
Leroy Sané: "The mood is obviously you want to play every game but in this squad it’s sometimes normal that you can sit on the bench. It’s why I’m not really disappointed. I think in my own head to work harder and stay focused..." Leroy Sané: "...On the pitch there are really good players playing... Continue Reading →
Fernandinho on his injury: "We'll see tomorrow. We are going to make the scan and we will see. I will talk to the doctor and he'll make the best decision for everybody. When I blocked the shot from Pogba, I felt my knee. It twisted a little. I could continue but I came off."
PFA Team of the Year: - Ederson - Aymeric Laporte - Fernandinho - Bernardo Silva - Raheem Sterling - Sergio Aguero [via @MailSport]
Leroy Sané post #MUNMCI: "It was a difficult game. The first half we had problems but in the end we did it well. We were patient and played our game. Pep always tries to help us to see what we did not so good, as well as what we did good, showing us examples [at... Continue Reading →