Man City CEO reveals Juventus star wants move to work with Pep Guardiola

Man City CEO reveals Juventus star wants move to work with Pep Guardiola

Pep Guardiola will be pleased about this news

By James Wednesday, October 19th, 2016 16:36

Bonucci calls City A new story broken by Manchester City CEO Ferran Soriano reveals that one of the best defenders in world football offered his services to the club in the summer. A rock at the back for both Juventus and Italy, Leonardi Bonucci is also a big fan of Pep Guardiola. So much so that he was compelled to pick up the phone and call City about his fandom in the summer. With quotes reported by the Mirror, Soriano told Barcelona-based radio station RAC1 about the near-signing: “At the moment there are a lot of players that want to play under Pep. The Italian central defender [Leo] Bonucci wants to play for him and he called us.” After chatting with Bonucci, Soriano had one other person to call before booking a flight to Turin: Juventus sporting director Fabio Paratici. “I called the Juventus sporting director and he told me they didn’t want to sell,” Soriano concludes. “There ended the story!” Barcelona discussions It’s an interesting reminder of the added bonus of having a brilliant tactician like Guardiola on board. The very best players will be keen to play under him because it gives them the opportunity to not only win things but also to improve themselves. He’s…

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