Pep Guardiola defends Man City against financial rule breach charges, criticizes quick judgment & accuses Premier League rivals of conspiring.
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has expressed his confidence in the innocence of his club after they were charged by the Premier League with over 100 breaches of financial regulations.
🗣️ "I'm fully convinced we'll be innocent."— Sky Sports Premier League (@SkySportsPL) February 10, 2023
Pep Guardiola speaks for the first time since Manchester City were charged by the Premier League. pic.twitter.com/5dBDpVt1B5
Guardiola accused City's Premier League rivals of conspiring against them and pushing for their punishment.
Pep lists ALL the 9 teams who asked UEFA to kick Man City out including Arsenal,Liverpool, Chelsea, and Man United— The Pep (@GuardiolaTweets) February 10, 2023
Pep “Julius Caesar said in this world there are no enemies or friends, there are just interest” … They wanted our position
BRUTAL 😅 pic.twitter.com/2vbvUjNJCh
Possible Consequences and Pep's Confidence in Exoneration
Guardiola Refuses to Step Down from His Post
I absolutely adore Pep Guardiola. There is not a person on earth that I would rather have representing my football club. He's here to stay.— Tom Young (@TomYoungSJ) February 10, 2023
🗣️ "He's accusing the other 19 clubs in the Premier League as driving these charges against City"— Sky Sports News (@SkySportsNews) February 10, 2023
Melissa Reddy explains Pep Guardiola's press conference where he spoke for the first time since Manchester City were charged by the Premier League. pic.twitter.com/iQBkTROcLg
Pep Guardiola. My Manager loves this club 💙 pic.twitter.com/UNyjBu88D6— 𝐄𝐑 (@ErlingRoIe) February 10, 2023
Pep Guardiola is GOD fuck y’all MCFC CHAMPIONS LG x— Liam Gallagher (@liamgallagher) February 10, 2023
Extraordinary press conference by Guardiola. Would've been very easy to say no comment and point towards the club's statement. Man City are very fortunate to have him.— Jack Gaughan (@Jack_Gaughan) February 10, 2023