His team picked up three more points and are now just a tiny step away from securing a top-four spot, but talking to the Press after their 3-1 victory over West Brom he repeated again and again that the job is not done yet.
We are close, but it’s not over yet. We made a big step, but it’s not over yet
Pep Guardiola said in the Press conference at Etihad Stadium, before going on to praise not Gabriel Jesus who scored again(!), but Sergio Aguero, using the most… warm words he has said for him since he took over at Manchester City.
Gabriel was amazing but I thought the key player in front was Sergio. He did not score but he made two or three assists. He played… wow, like for a long time I didn’t see
the Catalan said, maybe trying to make Aguero realize that he does have a future at City, as long as he… fulfills the wishes of his manager, who has asked him repeatedly this season to modify his game, and offer to the team services he had never been asked to offer before, putting in more all-around performances.