Josep Guardiola didn’t say if Bernardo Silva still wanted to leave Manchester City, but he couldn’t talk enough about the midfielder after playing against Chelsea with Rodri on Saturday.
In August, Guardiola said the club was “absolutely open to discuss everything” to allow Portugal International to approach its hometown, although there are still two years left to carry out the current contract. I confirmed.
“I will never forget the second Premier League we won. He was the best player in England,” said the city boss.
“He wasn’t in that position the season after he fell a bit, but now he’s back. If he wants to leave the side again, the club that takes him is the best player in the world. Will take one of them. ”
After the failure of the midfield 3 experiment in the final Champions League defeat to Chelsea, Citi did not take the same risk again, with Kevin De Bruyne and Silva working on both sides of Rodri.
“What a player today’s performance is,” Guardiola added.
“it’s not [Silva’s] Acting as a holding midfielder, he anticipates what will happen. He is an extraordinary player. He deserves the best. “
When asked if he was happy to stay at 27-year-old Etihad, he said: