‘He made me a better manager’- Guardiola hails this rival coach

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Man City boss Pep Guardiola says the rivalry he has encountered with Jurgen Klopp since taking over City, has made him a better coach.

According to Guardiola, the tough opposition faced from the German coach pushed him to achieve more feats.

Ahead of Man City’s game against Liverpool, Guardiola didn’t hesitate to praise Klopp.

He said: “Absolutely, he made me better, part of when you are many years in this business, him and his teams, here and Borussia Dortmund always been big rivals, good games for both, positive approach and always attractive.

“He made me a better manager through his teams, and of course the way we play is good with the transitions, the runs, they are a fantastic team, a top side, no doubt.”