The Manchester City coach begins to think about what will be the rematch of the Champions League round against the white team.
Pep Guardiola noted that Manchester City you should not reflect on your previous deletions in Champions or his failed defense of the title of the Premier League, in his preparation for the duel against Real Madrid.
“What I want is to make a good game. It is absolutely a final. For us, for Madrid, it is a final. The plan will be to avoid making mistakes and play a football match as we can,” the Catalan coach told the media.
City won 2-1 at the Santiago Bernabéu in the first leg, played in February, and on Friday, August 7, the rematch will be played, in England, in the continuity of the maximum competition of clubs in Europe that was affected by the pandemic of the coronavirus.
However, since the 2016/2017 season, during the Guardiola administration, the club has not managed to access even one instance of the Champions League semifinals, while in the current campaign of the Premier it was very far from the overwhelming Liverpool.
“I think what happened in the past will not make you play better. What happened in the past is the past. Sometimes it is what it is, accept it, it is life. It is not perfect, nor does it work perfect for all of us, in our private life, neither in our professional life “, analyzed the trainer.
When asked if his players had the required hunger, Pep replied with a smile: “If they don’t have it, we will have a problem. We will not overcome it. This game is about desire. It is Real Madrid. We know the quality they have in everyone. positions”
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