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Manchester City Win in UCL, Academy Shines: Reaction & Tweets

A great win and some players get experience.

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FBL-EUR-C1-RED STAR-MAN CITY Photo by ANDREJ ISAKOVIC/AFP via Getty Images

A fabulous win as Manchester City go 6/6 on wins and close out the UCL flexing their academy strength.

Rico, Micah and Oscar really showed out and the future is bright for City.

On to the reaction-

Pep Guardiola Reaction

“I am so happy for him. He is training well and we saw his skills. He made a fantastic goal. Defensively he was aggressive.

“Congratulations to our Academy for how many players came up and how many we sell.

“We had Mo [Susoho] as well, he played really well as well.”

“What a goal and what a game.

“I am so happy for him. He is training well and we saw his skills. He made a fantastic goal. Defensively he was aggressive.

“Congratulations to our Academy for how many players came up and how many we sell.

“It’s not easy to get opportunities at that level because in big clubs you don’t wait,” the manager added.

“In the end we wanted to put Max on but the game was not under control.

“It’s a compliment to the Academy. Cole Palmer was here. Romeo Lavia, James Trafford, [Gavin] Bazunu.

“Many players in our Academy are in the Premier League or Championship.

“They have done unbelievable. It is top class.”

Notable Tweets