Josep Guardiola as coach of the England giants club, Manchester City has just sent praise to the young players on his team. This praise was posted after the match against Fulham at the Carabao Cup. He said, performance shown by young players should be appreciated.
Manchester City face Fulham at the Etihad Stadium on Friday 2/11 early yesterday. In that match, City managed to win with a score of 2-0 through Brahim Diaz’s goal. The player who was only 18 years old managed to score at minute 16 and also 65.
Not only Diaz who got the chance to play, Guardiola also entrusted Arijanet Muric to keep City’s goal. Muric himself is only 19 years old. In addition, Oleksandr Zinchenko and Phil Foden also got the opportunity to graze.
The young players handed down by Guardiola were combined with senior players such as Vincent Kompany, Danilo and also Gabriel Jesus. Seeing the results achieved by his team, Guardiola was very satisfied.
“All players play very well. Brahim Diaz managed to score two points for us and Arijanet Muric also recorded a clean sheet. There are not many opportunities, but they can maximize the opportunities available. Phil Foden also plays really well. ”
Actually the contract to play Diaz with City will end in the 2018/19 season, until now there is no new agreement between players and clubs. If Diaz doesn’t get a contract extension, a lot of news says the Spanish club, Real Madrid is ready to accommodate the player.
“I will fight for Diaz to continue playing with us. We want him to survive, but if he chooses to leave, then that is the decision he made and we have to appreciate it. “