Manchester City midfielder Rodri revealed The Citizens dressing room is now confident and happy after undergoing three challenging matches.
After sinking Wycombe in the EFL Cup with a score of 6-1, Pep Guardiola’s team received a very tough test. The reason, against the big teams starts against Chelsea on September 25 in the Premier League and against PSG in the Champions League four days later.
Rodri and colleagues next meet Liverpool on 3 October. Meanwhile, in those three matches, Manchester City each won one win, one loss, and drew 2-2 when they played at Anfield.
Although tiring and challenging, Pep Guardiola’s side are quite satisfied with their last three matches in the Premier League and Champions League. Even with four points achieved in the domestic league put them in third place standings.
Rodri, who was played by Pep Guardiola in those three games, admitted that his team was very relieved to be able to get through it quite well.
Speaking on the club’s official website, the Spanish footballer said he and his team-mates now have a positive feeling. Because, just passed the most difficult part of the 2021/22 season. He explained that playing away games is not easy for Manchester City.
Although it is not easy, he thinks that when facing three consecutive away matches, The Citizens should be able to achieve more results. However, he can accept because this is what happens in football. Moreover, he admits that the opponents his team faces are also filled with quality players.
Rodri also hopes that Manchester City can be better when defending and attacking. Even though his team has just gone through three difficult matches, this moment has given a good feeling for his team to fight for the next match.
For information, after the international break Manchester City will play Burnley on October 16 at the Etihad Stadium.