Leroy Sane has praised his former Manchester Metropolis supervisor Pep Guardiola for reprogramming his tactical consciousness as he prepares to make his Bayern Munich debut.
Sane performed beneath Guardiola for 4 years at Metropolis, however his exit got here in lower than supreme circumstances following a season out injured, the place the German winger knowledgeable the membership he would not be signing a brand new contract.
Sane did not play for Metropolis after making his choice, and a deal was rapidly agreed with Bayern Munich to take him to the Allianz Area moderately than run down his contract for an additional season in Manchester.
Nevertheless, Sane has insisted that his time with Guardiola was a constructive one, praising his former supervisor for bettering his tactical recreation in each assault and defence.
He advised German outlet Kicker: “In positional play, within the normal notion of your complete recreation, in tactical behaviour each offensively and defensively – Guardiola downright reprogrammed me.
“It is the straightforward actions that make you assume, ‘Oh, by no means’. However if you implement them, you realise in a short time that Guardiola is true. What he advises helps quite a bit, it makes the sport simpler and sooner. Techniques are a very powerful factor to him.”
Sane’s new aspect will return for pre-season having accomplished a formidable treble which culminated within the Champions League final week, the place the previous Metropolis man will add extra firepower to an assault that already contains Robert Lewandowski, Kingsley Coman, Serge Gnabry, Ivan Perisic and Thomas Muller.