Manchester City has become one of the most important clubs in the Premier League and in recent years has dominated the English championship. One of the architects of the great news of the institution is Pep Guardiola, the outstanding Spanish coach who took command of the squad in the 2016-17 season.
The sporting success of the ‘Citizens’ is undeniable, but the board is also committed to achieving a strong impact through marketing. Precisely, the sports entity recently presented the documentary called Together: Champions Again!which reviews the experiences of the team in the 2021-22 academic year.
Manchester City’s intention is to establish a stronger relationship with the public, both with fans and with those who are not. The premiere of the audiovisual product was on July 27 and some images of a talk by Pep Guardiola have gone viral, with the unexpected role of Lionel Messi.
During a conversation with his managers at the break of a game, the Hispanic strategist was euphoric and gave details of his system, mentioning the ‘Flea’, with whom he shared in Barcelona. “Do you know why Messi is the best player I have ever seen? Because he is a competitor. He is an animal”started the 51-year-old DT.
“And now, we pass the ball to each other and we stare. When they pass the ball… attack. Here! (pointing to the rival goal)”Pep added, gesturing harshly in front of the whiteboard he had in the dressing room. The soccer players, together with the rest of the technical command, watched attentively.
“You have to score the goals, guys! Messi passes the ball and enters like a machine. He smells the goal. You have to cross the ball and you have to get there”Guardiola finished. The scene became popular among football fans, who praised the coach’s passion, and at the same time expressed their desire to see more details about the Manchester City documentary, which is broadcast on the club’s website through a subscription.