Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has chosen three teams that he believes are the main competitors in the Champions League this season.
After winning the Premier League title last season, The Cityzens are considered to be the favorite team that will travel far in the Champions League this season and win Europe’s elite club competition under Pep Guardiola. However, Liverpool’s Premier League club, who advanced to last season’s final against champions Real Madrid in May.
Pep Guardiola played down the chances of Manchester City winning the Champions League title this season, he chose three teams which he thought were the most likely to win the Big Ear trophy.
Speaking of his club’s chances in the Champions League, Pep said on Sunday (14/10): “Our great success as a Champions League semifinal club throughout our history,” was quoted from sportskeeda.com (16/10).
“I don’t know if we are ready, that’s the fact, I don’t know. We don’t have much history in the Champions League, but we are very confident, “he said firmly.
“This is not just a matter of coaches, players, clubs and supporters. It’s a matter of believing we can and we have to win and be honest, I don’t know whether we have reached this point. ”
Pep then went on to say that clubs like Barcelona, Real Madrid and Juventus are likely to win the Champions League title this season.
Guardiola said, “My favorite is a team that has a greater history than us – Real Madrid, Barcelona, these teams are amazing,”
“I believe Juventus bought Cristiano (Ronaldo) to show they want to win this year. They reach the final twice, every time they get closer, ”
“Atletico Madrid will play at their headquarters. This is a team that has played very well in recent years. And then some other teams will join and I hope we are there too. ”
Despite Guardiola’s comments, Manchester City is one of the English clubs that has the potential to win the Champions League title. The defending Premier League champions are currently second in the Champions League Group F