Pep Guardiola: I won’t risk Premier League treble for European glory

03 August 2019 09:30
• ‘I would sign right now to do what we did last season again’ • Manager says his players are unfairly overlooked for awardsIt is possible to win big without rolling the dice. Pep Guardiola’s unprecedented quadruple brought him English football’s largest jackpot but it is not one he is willing to risk by gambling in a bid for European glory.Manchester City’s Premier League winners face Liverpool’s Champions League holders on Sunday. While Guardiola’s adventurous approach brought 169 goals last season, he is adamant he would not wager a campaign’s work on the outside bet of emulating Jürgen Klopp by conquering Europe. Related: ‘It bothers me’: Guardiola defends Man City’s spending after Klopp’s jibe Related: Community Shield win would aid Liverpool’s pursuit of Manchester City | Jonathan Wilson Continue reading. . read full article

Source: TheGuardian