“Guardiola did a lot of damage to football”
Marcelo bielsa has given an interview to DAZN and he has talked about some of the best coaches currently in the Premier League. ‘El Loco’, Leeds coach, He praised the figures of Jürgen Klopp and Pep Guardiola, praising the Spanish in a curious way.
“One thing is Klopp, one thing Guardiola and another thing is me”, the Argentine coach began responding. «I cannot consider myself on a plane of comparison or equality », continued explaining a Marcelo Bielsa who, despite his career and his ideas, does not want to compare himself with the technicians of Liverpool and Manchester City.
“Guardiola did a lot of damage to football because, without knowing it, he invented a system that is how a Guardiola team is defended”said Marcelo Bielsa, assuring that the former Barcelona coach has created a style that has led to each club he has trained.
In addition, Marcelo Bielsa also had a detail with Athletic, a club he managed and with which he reached a final of the Europa League. «Nothing beats for me what it feels like to lead Newell’s, but speaking of Europe, Marseille and Bilbao are two unique places to breathe football »he declared.