Guardiola: Tottenham with Conte is a difficult opponent… This is the reason for Cancelo’s departure
Manchester City coach Pep Guardiola stressed the difficulty of facing Tottenham next Sunday, noting that Spurs, under the leadership of Italian Antonio Conte, are a difficult opponent.
Guardiola said during the press conference for the Tottenham match: “They were better than us. When we were there, we played well, we missed penalties. They don’t give you anything, before, now with Conte, they are a difficult opponent. Always there for titles. Tough place to go.” mechanism “.
He added, “Antonio Conte is an active person on the touchline, and directs the team well. They know the patterns very well. They know very well, we want him to improve soon and return to his position.”
And about the reason for Cancelo’s departure, he commented: “First of all, I wish him success in the four months that he will spend in Bayern Munich, next season. I do not know what will happen. His numbers are incredible in the last two league titles that we achieved.” He could play in Munich.”
He continued: “After the World Cup, we made simple preparations and decided to play in some different styles. I like what I see. I give more time to other players. His personality, my personality, he loves to play. He trains with his best, but the situation is that he does not play much.”
And he continued: “In the past years, he was one of the players who had many minutes in Man City, he needed to play to be happy, so we decided to let him go to Munich.”
Manchester City ranks first in the English Premier League table with 45 points, while Tottenham ranks fifth with 36 points.