Guardiola calls criticism of Wenger is ‘unacceptable and disrespectful’
Manchester City manager Josep Guardiola will find it impossible to believe that his Arsenal counterpart Arsène Wenger, last week hard is addressed after the 5-1 defeat of his team against Bayern Munich in the quarter-final of the Champions League.
“How ex-players and journalists Wenger over the last ten days have been treated is unacceptable,” said Guardiola.
A lot of English media and English analysts suggested after the painful defeat of Arsenal in Munich that the era of Wenger, who had twenty years of sitting on the bench at the ‘Gunners’ – over should be.
Summary Bayern Munich-Arsenal (5-1)
The 67-year-old Frenchman has an expiring contract with the club from London. He said Friday at a press conference that he how also not retire after this season.
According to Guardiola the media today is much too far in his criticism of managers. “It is disrespectful what is happening,” said the Spaniard.
The coach of Manchester City was itself Saturday also criticized after the 0-0 draw his team to visit Huddersfield Town in the eighth-finals of the FA Cup.
Guardiola brought no less than eight changes in his basiself for the duel with the club from the Championship, the second highest level in England. “Good friend, I take the decisions and you analyze my decisions” responded Guardiola a question from a journalist.
“I have to take a decision for the match, with a solution that in my eyes is the best. That is what I have done. If you do not agree with it, than you can write.”
Arsenal plays Monday evening from 20.55 hours the last achtstefinaleduel in the FA Cup. The team of Wenger going on a visit to the semiprofs of Sutton United, who on the fifth level.
The winner of the match meets in the quarterfinals the semiprofs of Lincoln City, Saturday stuntten with a 0-1 victory at Premier League club Burnley.
Wenger wants anyway somewhere manager next season