The prestigious coach declared that he knows that his cycle for the millionaire and powerful English club will be “judged” by the results he obtains in Europe’s top continental tournament.
The Spanish coach Josep “Pep” Guardiola considered today that his passage through Manchester City be “court” for their results in Champions League of Europe.
“My time here (at Manchester City) will be judged by the Champions League. I don’t want to say that I agree with it, but I am sure that I will be judged by this competition.”assured guardiola in the preview of the rematch of the round of 16 against leipzigof Germany.
This is the seventh campaign of guardiola leading the English team in the most important tournament in Europe and their best result was the final of the 2020/21 season that they lost to Chelsea.
Only in the first participation (2016/17) did he miss out in the round of 16, then he was fired three times in a row in the quarterfinals and in the last season he was eliminated in the semifinals.
“From the first day they ask me, are you ready to win the Champions League? We never won it, but we are always favourites”added “Pep” at a press conference.
guardiola came to Manchester City in 2016 and since then has eleven national titles, including four premier league.
Manchester Citywith Julian Alvarez and Maximo Perroneyou will receive tomorrow from 17 to leipzig with the obligation to win to go directly to the quarterfinals after the 1-1 draw in the first leg in Germany.
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