Monaco can put in retaliation billion goals, warns Guardiola
By policeman on Friday, February 24 2017, 17:21 - Permalink
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola was pleased that his team was in Tuesday's dramatic eight-finals of the Champions League with Monaco did not give up and finally home after a turnover won 5: 3rd According to the Spanish coach, however, "Citizens' needs in a replay on the pitch productive opponent to score more goals, so that they can think of to advance to the quarterfinals.
"It's great when both teams like to play a full attacking. In the end it was an amazing football. Of course I am the result of a happy, It was a fantastic match and we still live. But just in Monaco losing 0: 2 and we're out," he told reporters Guardiola .
The English team sent ahead Raheem Sterling, but Radamel Falcao with Kylian Mbappém pause score turned. Breathtaking spectacle continued even after changing sides. After a penalty Falcaově unconverted compared to Sergio Aguero, but the Colombian striker's hesitation soon remedied third hit Monaco. Conclusion dominated the City, for which between 71 and 82 minutes Aguero pushed through again, John Stones and Leroy sled.
"Of course we need to improve. The first two goals have fallen for our mistakes. But the lesson was that never give up. In some moments of the second half JME were lucky during the first half again unlucky," said Guardiola.
Expects extremely severe retaliation because the leader of the French league this season when he scored in all competitions over a hundred goals. "If any team can score goals billion, so it's Monaco. I always boil the penalty area with six or seven players and their counter-attacks are very difficult to defend. I do not know if anybody against them to keep a clean sheet," said Guardiola.
"Anything can happen, it's completely open. We'll fly to Monaco to score any goals, certainly there will not only defend the result. I think that if there does not score, so do not escalate the quarterfinals," added the former coach of Barcelona and Bayern Munich.
Excited about the initial eight-finals was the Monaco coach Leonardo Jardim. "It was one of the most exciting matches in this year's Champions League. We have worked hard, because football is our passion and we want to entertain the fans. It was an amazing show," said the Portuguese coach.
"When collected gólech we made a little defensive mistakes, but otherwise we played very well and the players have to commend. The key moment was the miss penalty kick, because we could go into the lead with 3: 1. But we still have a full 90 minutes and nothing is done, "Jardim said. Retaliation is played in Monaco on 15 March.