PARIS – Manchester City manager, Pep Guardiola, assured that in the first half of the first leg of the semifinals against Paris Saint-Germain they were not able to make their game, but in the second they managed to suffocate the rival.
“When we have conceded the goal we have not been at the level that this competition demands, it is not easy when you have rivals like Neymar or Mbappé,” the coach told RMC Sport television.
“In the second half we were more aggressive, we were able to get the ball and we got a good result. They tried to get out, but we did not let them. If you let Verratti, Paredes or Marquinhos connect with Neymar, you are lost. But we have lost them. suffocated, “he said.
“At halftime we have not changed anything, we only told ourselves that we had to play with our personality. And that is what we have done,” he added.