On the same day of the massive presentation of Xavi Hernandez at the Camp Nou, Pep Guardiola participated in a charity tournament at the Sant Cugat del Vallés Golf Club to raise funds for the fight against ALS, which had Juan Carlos Unzué as one of the organizers. In conclusion, the Manchester City manager answered questions about the Terrassa manager’s return to the club and also about the conversations between clubs by some players. Santpedor’s dribbled the questions with skill, did not give any clue but did not close the door completely.
Mateu alemany He was in Manchester last summer (information not denied by the club) talking about the possibility of reinforcing himself with a striker. Already then there was talk of Sterling. Asked about the lack of a Barça goal and the possibility of conversations between clubs for this winter market, Pep He went off on a tangent remembering that “we don’t have a forward, therefore ….” When he was insisted, not for a nine, but for an extreme like Sterling, the City manager added. “I have no idea, not that I know … And obviously I wouldn’t tell you this either,” he joked, adding sarcastically that the technical secretary, Txiki Begiristain, he was nearby playing golf.
“The coaches we have enough so that those who do not play do not get very angry, to see if we win one game and see if we win the next. We have too much work to do it but if Barcelona is interested in any of our players, I am convinced that … Barcelona continues to be an attractive club, more than attractive. The city, the club, the history and this for the coaches, for the players always seduces a lot. If Barcelona is interested in one of our players, they will start the machinery, It is an ocean liner. Barcelona, in the good and the bad, can do what they want. “