Pep Guardiola dismissed considerations that uncertainty over his future might have an effect on the gamers as he rejected the suggestion that there had been talks with Manchester Metropolis over a brand new deal.
Guardiola is presently in his fifth season at a membership for the primary time in his profession however will attain the tip of his contract in eight months and has not determined whether or not or to not proceed. Metropolis bosses have made it clear that they want him to remain however the supervisor has stated he nonetheless must earn the precise to hold on and neither facet have set a deadline for when a call must be made.
Given the lengths Metropolis went to to safe Guardiola, the longer it takes to make clear his future the much less time there can be to safe a worthy successor; Mikel Arteta, seen by many because the pure alternative, left the membership in December 2019 to take over at Arsenal.
Other than rejecting a report that there had been talks over a brand new deal, the Metropolis supervisor had little to say on the topic. Regardless of contradicting the concept the relentless fixture schedule made it tough to consider subsequent season, all he supplied on his future was: “I really feel certain it’s vibrant. I am going to London [for the West Ham game] – what is best than this?”
Whereas his announcement as Metropolis boss in January 2016 – 5 months earlier than he took over – was broadly famous to have a unfavourable influence on Metropolis’s outcomes for the remainder of the marketing campaign, Guardiola doesn’t suppose that uncertainty over who can be in cost subsequent season will have an effect on the gamers.
“Completely not, they need to play good each single sport,” he stated. “When they’re on the pitch they do completely every little thing with one supervisor or one other as a result of they’re extremely skilled they usually need to do effectively. Nothing adjustments. Completely nothing.”