Manchester Metropolis supervisor Pep Guardiola has aimed a dig at Liverpool on the variety of instances they’ve received the Premier League.
Whereas the Spaniard did acknowledge that the Reds have an ‘unimaginable historical past’ within the Champions League, he claimed that everybody in England needed the Jurgen Klopp facet to win the title owing to the historical past they share with Man United.
“One week in the past, no one even… we had been one level in entrance, everybody on this nation helps Liverpool, the media and everybody. In fact, as a result of Liverpool has an unimaginable historical past in Europe, not in (the) Premier League, as a result of they’ve solely received one in 30 years, however it’s not an issue in any respect,” Guardiola is quoted by the Athletic.
Pressed additional to elucidate his claims that folks needed the Reds to win the title, Guardiola added:
“Liverpool alongside United is a very powerful groups when it comes to legacy, historical past, dramas. However we have now within the final 11-12 years all the time been there. I do know we’re typically uncomfortable, however I don’t care. If the individuals need Liverpool extra (to) win than us, it’s not the difficulty. It’s regular.”
Metropolis are presently three factors above the Reds on the desk with three video games left to play.