City won, without playing, the Premier League title, thanks to the defeat of Manchester United
Pep Guardiola achieved, which he has repeated on several occasions, his main objective: the Premier League. It is even more important for the coach than lifting the Champions League. Manchester City, the club led by the Catalan strategist, became champion without playing, thanks to Manchester United’s defeat against Leicester City.
City will also face the team of Thomas Tuchel at the end of the Champions League on May 29, However, Guardiola said the domestic championship trophy is a jackpot.
“I have always said that the Premier League is the most important title,” Guardiola said in a press conference prior to the meeting against the ‘Blues’ at the weekend. “I would say that, financially for the club, qualification for the Champions League is perhaps the most important title.
“But there is no doubt what is most important. Of course, the Champions League is so special, it is beautiful, but this [la Premier League] it means consistency and many things. “
Al City He has three games left, but he has already achieved the points they need to lift the title, remaining 10 behind Manchester United, with three days remaining to be played in the Premier League, that is, there are only nine points left in dispute.
There are still three weeks to Final de Champions League in Istanbul, but Guardiola I was hoping to finish the Premier League as fast as possible.
“I don’t think about the Champions League final because we don’t have the Premier League in our hands,” Guardiola added before winning the title.
“When we have the Premier League, our mind will be at the end of the Champions League, and everything will be related to the final “.