Leroy Sané: ‘Pep told me to play like Messi – with freedom’

12 January 2018 10:30
Manchester City forward tells how he could have joined Sunday’s opponents, Liverpool, but has no regrets after 18 months iunder the tutelage of GuardiolaLeroy Sané’s welcoming demeanour suggests a young footballer enjoying his stellar rise at Manchester City. There is an intelligence in his eyes and a willingness to discuss anything – including Alexis Sánchez’s possible arrival this month – as he relaxes in a chair at the club’s training complex.Sánchez’s regular berth is on the left of attack, the area from which Sané terrorises defences. Yet there is no concern should the Arsenal forward, the subject of a £20m bid, join City during the transfer window and threaten Sané’s place in the starting XI. Related: Manchester City ready to walk away from Alexis Sánchez deal after United interest Jürgen was talking to me before I joined City. I have no regrets at all, I'm very happy herePep improves me a lot since day one that I was here. It's quite impressive how he can help you to improve Related: Pep Guardiola’s declaration of trust almost exposed by misfiring stars | Paul Wilson Continue reading. . read full article

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