Football News: Manchester City manager, Pep Guardiola, has opened his voice to comment on the future of Gabriel Jesus in The Cityzens squad which is still uncertain. Guardiola insists that Jesus is still a Man City player.
When Manchester City won 5-1 over Watford at the weekend, Gabriel Jesus became a hero for his team. Because in that match, the Brazilian striker scored four goals for his team. Thus, throughout this season Jesus has scored 11 goals and contributed 12 assists from 35 appearances in all competitions.
Apart from his slick appearance, speculation regarding the future of Jesus at Man City has also recently become one of the hot topics discussed. This cannot be separated from the fact that Jesus’ contract will expire in June 2023 but has not shown any signs of being extended. No wonder the 25-year-old striker began to be linked with a number of big clubs in Europe, for example Barcelona, Arsenal and Juventus.
Later, Pep Guardiola gave a response regarding the future of Jesus at Man City. Guardiola emphasized that he was very satisfied with Jesus’ performance and ensured that he was still a member of The Sky Blues. Only saka for the future of Jesus, Guardiola admitted not yet know whether the player will decide to stay or leave City.
Man City manager Pep Guardiola remains puzzled when asked whether Gabriel Jesus could leave the club in this summer’s transfer window.
The 25-year-old scored four goals in his side’s 5-1 win over Watford. He has now scored 11 goals and provided 12 assists in 35 appearances for the Citizens during the 2021-22 campaign.
Jesus’ contract at Man City is less than 12 months away. There has been a lot of speculation surrounding his future in recent days.
Barcelona, Arsenal and Juventus are believed to be interested in signing the Brazil international.
Guardiola praised Jesus for his performance against Watford but offered no guarantees about his future at the club.
“I’m very happy for Gabriel Jesus, really. I don’t know what will happen – but he is a Man City player”, Guardiola told reporters via Sports Mole on Sunday (24/24/2020). 4/2022).
The forward has scored 93 goals and registered 46 assists in 230 appearances for Man City since moving from Palmerias in January 2017.
Manchester City won three points when they hosted Watford at the Etihad Stadium in the duel for the 34th week of the Premier League 2021/2022. Pep Guardiola’s men mercilessly beat the visitors with a landslide score of 5-1.
Apart from Barcelona, Arsenal and Juventus, Calciomercato claims that Inter Milan are also monitoring Jesus.
The report claims that Inter Milan are longtime admirers of the versatile forward and there is confidence that they can craft a proposal that is acceptable to both club and player.
Meanwhile, Man City are likely to push for a contract extension in the near future. City will consider a sale if Jesus’ contract situation does not change in the summer.
Fabrizio Romano, via his Twitter account wrote, “Gabriel Jesus will leave Man City in the summer, the plan has been clear since months as they are working on the Haaland deal and the contract expires in 2023.”
“Arsenal’s interest is confirmed and serious, according to David Ornstein – but there are still no offers or direct club talks.”
Mikel Arteta is eager to step up his attack, and is claimed to have identified the Brazilian as a potential option in the upcoming transfer window.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang joined Barcelona earlier this year. Meanwhile, Alexandre Lacazette and Eddie Nketiah are ready to leave Arsenal when their contracts expire at the end of the season.