"It's not a sport if success is already guaranteed" | Pep responds to European Super League plans

2021-ж., 20-апр.
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Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola says a European Super League without promotion or relegation is "not sport" and has urged owners of the 12 clubs involved in the breakaway to clarify the decision.

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  • Lol. The hipocrisy.

    ApophisApophis5 күн мурун
  • Success is already guaranteed no team besides city or Liverpool had a chance at the title.

    Show Time4Show Time46 күн мурун
  • As a chelsea fan. I applauded pep for this today 💙❤

    doliio volaydoliio volay8 күн мурун
  • the other rebel clubs (indeed, any club in the country). And that despite knowing that his employer would be unhappy about him doing so. That is true heroism.

    hoiy vinosahoiy vinosa9 күн мурун
  • "everyone thinks for themselves, everyone looks out for themselves " he's right. We've lost our way.

    bilishu alissbilishu aliss11 күн мурун
  • Hahaha, It's not a sport when you use the dirty oil money to buy a CL trophy all these years and still did not win. Shut the Fk up you bald head.

    andylauchoiraandylauchoira11 күн мурун

      doliio volaydoliio volay8 күн мурун
  • As a chelsea fan. I applauded pep for this today 💙❤

    aola wiliaola wili12 күн мурун
  • "everyone thinks for themselves, everyone looks out for themselves " he's right. We've lost our way.

    doire aintudoire aintu12 күн мурун
    • underdog, but the chances are so low... just ipocricy

      bilishu alissbilishu aliss11 күн мурун
  • I love when spanish people speak english... it feels like they speak from their heart...it is beautiful ❤

    mikea hiooimikea hiooi13 күн мурун
    • It's funny how you were complaining about a league not being inclusive and now you all want quality over quantity. You'll never stop to amaze me.

      gioyu comigioyu comi10 күн мурун
  • He says after the fact! You're so brave Pep! 100% he would take the money to manage if that league ever got set up!

    MIKOLBZMIKOLBZ15 күн мурун
    • Can nobody speak freely anymore he thinks before he answers scared to say what he thinks because you can lose your job these days over having the wrong opinion!!!

      aola wiliaola wili12 күн мурун
  • ok but the irony of this

    SharkSprayYTPSharkSprayYTP15 күн мурун
    • This is a tad hypocritical coming from a man who's club is bankrolled by a nation state....

      doire aintudoire aintu12 күн мурун
  • Pep and Klopp are genuinely football lovers and their reactions are as expected...

    Shauka HodanShauka Hodan16 күн мурун

      mikea hiooimikea hiooi13 күн мурун
  • Joining the club of a sheikh doesnt guarantee success. Source: KGworld What a joke...

    Nilo HermesNilo Hermes17 күн мурун
    • underdog, but the chances are so low... just ipocricy

      gioyu comigioyu comi10 күн мурун
  • George Orwell - "When speaking the truth becomes a revolutionary act." Pure class Pep!

    gioyu comigioyu comi17 күн мурун
    • “Its a f*cking disgrace”- Didier Drogba

      hoiy vinosahoiy vinosa9 күн мурун
  • It would be a big slap on those presidents if Leicester nicks it again this season, although it is almost impossible now.

    Gunners LokGunners Lok17 күн мурун
    • Anyone ever see Godzilla? The original Japanese one from the 60s and 70s? This ESL thing is like Godzilla.

      Shauka HodanShauka Hodan16 күн мурун
  • It's not a sport if your club is supported by external and unlimited budget. He never criticises the unfairness that he benefits from.

    David RamiroDavid Ramiro17 күн мурун
    • they have no one on strings.

      SharkSprayYTPSharkSprayYTP15 күн мурун
  • It is a bit Fresh coming from the guy who coached three of the richest clubs in each League, with unending financial power to buy 3 40+ million pound player for each position. Hypocrisy has no bounds.

    Som DuttaSom Dutta17 күн мурун
    • He literally left Bayern because he was annoyed of the smaller budget lol

      Unknown UserUnknown User14 күн мурун
    • So why he take over man city and not Sunderland

      gioyu comigioyu comi17 күн мурун
  • getting 4th place is not successs! no team in the super league is guaranteed to win, anyone that can call a juve/united game is an idiot

    hondahomerhondahomer17 күн мурун
  • Until he publicly apologizes to Samuel Eto'o, his opinion means nothing.

    Brice DunbaarBrice Dunbaar17 күн мурун
  • Rich coming from a coach and owners who spent millions for success at city. Such a hypocrite.

    Kirshin NaidooKirshin Naidoo17 күн мурун

    facundo riescofacundo riesco18 күн мурун
  • “Its a f*cking disgrace”- Didier Drogba

    wnnalis cioovwnnalis cioov18 күн мурун
  • "It's not a sport if success is already guaranteed" and this comes from a manager who is the most paid and has a top5 team in whole world. Yes also ManCity can loose to an underdog, but the chances are so low... just ipocricy

    Lueg ABodeLueg ABode18 күн мурун
  • It's funny how you were complaining about a league not being inclusive and now you all want quality over quantity. You'll never stop to amaze me.

    aprantisajaprantisaj18 күн мурун
  • Can nobody speak freely anymore he thinks before he answers scared to say what he thinks because you can lose your job these days over having the wrong opinion!!!

    frost1129frost112918 күн мурун
  • This is a tad hypocritical coming from a man who's club is bankrolled by a nation state....

    Kozlovsky91Kozlovsky9118 күн мурун
  • Ohh so the NBA, NHL, NFL , MLB, Soccer League are not sports, but the petrodollar teams are? did you hear that, Jordan, Montana, Gretzky, Di Maggio????? HAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHA

    Luis Martin CavannaLuis Martin Cavanna18 күн мурун
  • money is guarantee of success, therefore mancity going to be have success for a time oil money coming in

    Pavel IštókPavel Ištók18 күн мурун
  • You're funny Pep. You've said "It's not a sport if success is already guaranteed" when you (as a club) have spent (from 2008 until 2019) £1.2bn on football players for your team, precisely to "Guarantee Success". Shut up you hypocrite.

    Alberto MereloAlberto Merelo18 күн мурун
  • Anyone ever see Godzilla? The original Japanese one from the 60s and 70s? This ESL thing is like Godzilla.

    Ruben DomingoRuben Domingo18 күн мурун
  • Hahaha the Englishmen and their media where daily complaining about the Arab Muslim owners buying city but now when their are the only team saying NO to the super league everyone is quite and not one praise for the brilliant decision, while their western and chinese masters are sellig the soul out of the sport. 👏

    It's MeIt's Me18 күн мурун
  • So why he take over man city and not Sunderland

    UninstallUninstall18 күн мурун
  • Sounds like a joke when Guardiola says "It's not a sport if success is already guaranteed". LOL

    sam allardycesam allardyce18 күн мурун
  • Its not a sport if success is already guaranteed...wise...and what of this life and success in the Hereafter!!?

    lali muhammadlali muhammad18 күн мурун
  • Pep have learned from the best. And the best is Bielsa

    Mr DegMr Deg18 күн мурун
  • Bro i feel the clubs are directly responsible for the situation they're in. It's them who've allowed player wages to sky-rocket. It's them who've allowed transfer fees to sky rocket. Most of them have no Financial Discipline or Diligence. How are players allowed to earn 300,000€\£ every week as direct Salary?!? How?!? In what world is that ok?!? Bear in mind I'm not talking about Messi/Ronaldo/Suarez here. We as fans need to have this conversation because it's the elephant in the room. Let's consider Liverpool as an example simply because they have players who "arguably" have had the highest work-rate/output in the last 3/4 years under Klopp in terms of distance run per game and other statistics. Who in Liverpool gets paid above 250k directly as Salary? Only VvD and Salah. The rest them earn very reasonably when compared to other clubs. There was a study done on this comparing the salaries of players at different clubs. Imo, Liverpool is one of the most financially disciplined clubs in Europe. Let's put aside the fact that Jon Henry was one of the main party to initiate this ESL. The rising Players Wages and Salaries is the main underlying issue that's at heart of this ESL that nobody wants to address. Cristiano makes about 100 million because of sponsorships every year. Who decided to give Messi 500 million as a direct component of Salary?!? Who was the donkey who made this decision?!?? Now that Barca is in fukin Debt they are planning to monopolize the competition along with other Idiots. Believe me as football fans (not club fans) this is a conversation that NEEDS to be had. Players need to be paid a fixed component of Salary, and a Variable Bonus Component based on their performance output ( Goals, Saves, Clean Sheets, Assists, Pre-Assists, Chances/Opportunities Created, Key Passes, etc) This Conversation needs to be had sooner or later. Those fuking owners and executives are fuking incompetent who dress up in fancy suits. Dortmund, Liverpool, Leister, Athletico Madrid are some of the most Financially Disciplined and Well -run clubs. You don't have divas & Super-models like Neymar, Pogba, Ozil, etc. I'm not even going to address Rmadrid and Barca because they're a disaster. That Bartameo idiot gave Messi half a Billion as Direct Salary.

    Aakash SuryiAakash Suryi18 күн мурун
  • You have spent more than a million in transfers at city and trying to buy the league.. hypocrite.. Still haven't won champions League and never will city win it

    Ronado RonRonado Ron18 күн мурун

    DEADWANTED247DEADWANTED24718 күн мурун
  • Esl is over Now everyone stand against fifa and uefa.

    hitman 47hitman 4718 күн мурун
  • does he know the name of the president of the club?

    Irish_ Farmers_TanIrish_ Farmers_Tan18 күн мурун
  • So what did Pep say?

    o0xSwankyx0oo0xSwankyx0o18 күн мурун
  • We want super league

    Jim MaloneJim Malone18 күн мурун
  • Football in England is no longer a sport, money changed all that, it is simply a business and has all the flaws of business. It looks to me that the referees are being bought because the decisions they make are clearly not the true rules. For instance Sheffield United were playing another team and United scored a goal which was cancelled because the right winger had his toe over the goal line. Now unless he is interfering with play he cannot be offside and he was nowhere near the ball.But that was only one of many incidents where certain teams get free kicks because one of their players dived after losing the ball.

    Douglas KayDouglas Kay18 күн мурун
  • Wrestling is kind of a sport too.

    Desmond WangDesmond Wang18 күн мурун
    • not like thats an issue.

      SharkSprayYTPSharkSprayYTP15 күн мурун
    • i woudnt call it a sport. more like theatre.

      SharkSprayYTPSharkSprayYTP15 күн мурун
  • This is such a stupid statement from Pep. Sporting and business success should be decoupled. The fact that they aren't makes it inevitable that every league will end up like the Bundesliga with one team on top forever.

    MonaleenianMonaleenian18 күн мурун
  • Says the manager of Man City, a club that bought its success. A club owned by people that think slave labor is quite ok and that basic human rights, and especially women's rights, are a joke.

    samsabruskongensamsabruskongen18 күн мурун
  • The governing bodies of UEFA and FIFA have too much power over soccer as well. This is always bad because they never consider the interests of the clubs where the players earn their money and play the most part of the season. They decide who plays when and where. Not acceptable.. i think that clubs foremost MUST have a say in international matches a other duties their players have.. they must find common ground because everything is about money nowadays..

    Soeradj NarainSoeradj Narain18 күн мурун
  • Class act

    adb0471adb047118 күн мурун
  • That’s rich coming from him

    Snooker 1985Snooker 198518 күн мурун
  • Says the man with an unlimited budget.

    t rext rex18 күн мурун
  • Is this about every sport? Also about rugby Six Nation Tournament? About not letting Georgia in?

    David KalandadzeDavid Kalandadze18 күн мурун
  • Hypocrisy --- city 3 time cheats

    pot kettlepot kettle18 күн мурун
  • Hypocrite

    Tony VellaTony Vella19 күн мурун
  • The guy is on a mega salary and he dresses like he works in a library

    Michael 1984Michael 198419 күн мурун

    Joseph HarleyJoseph Harley19 күн мурун
  • Had the ESL made some room for smaller clubs maybe making a Europa League equivalent thing then I think people would have been more open minded.

    J MJ M19 күн мурун
  • The super League was a horrible idea. That said, it's not like guardiola is that much better: he works for people who are so rich they can pretty much guarantee his team will play champions league. And even in his previous experiences (bayern munich: by far the best club in its country; barcelona with messi at his peak and without the current economic crisis) it was the same.

    marioredsmarioreds19 күн мурун
  • Let's not kid ourselves, it's a win for UEFA & FIFA not the fans

    Ozzie MalassyOzzie Malassy19 күн мурун
  • Says the man with twice more money than anyone else...

    JonathanJonathan19 күн мурун
  • Compare this to the weasel at Chelsea Tuchel who spoke like a coward.

    Damien KearnsDamien Kearns19 күн мурун
  • Pep is right, FIFA & UEFA are equally as guilty and greedy as Florentino Perez and this whole European Super League concept. I'm so happy he spoke out on it, more than you believe!

    iclark2400iclark240019 күн мурун
  • Dear stupid Pep... It's not a sport if the defeat force the teams to default... CITY and PSG push the bar too higth... What is the merit of PSG and CITY, two clubs without any history and sporting merit in 120 years of this game ... maybe it's having the owners of the club who can spend without limits!?! While others have to go into debt to compete!?!?

    foxtronefoxtrone19 күн мурун
  • *success is already guaranteed*... lmao, people who reject this fate must already be rich

    ErKa ScaZuchiErKa ScaZuchi19 күн мурун
  • didnt that stupid sheikh mansoor knew his manager is Joseph Guardiola ...idiot

  • Word boss word

    Terrence AlexanderTerrence Alexander19 күн мурун
  • Too easy to only listen the points about fairness of the game etc... The most important point of what Guardiola said is that "everyone looks for himself" uefa, fifa, the clubs, they all look their own interest ..... so making this "war" now, good vs bad is stupid and ignorant . From a moral point of view we all bad , we all contributed to a football that is all about money. no one excluded

    ultimo87ultimo8719 күн мурун
  • Honesty at it's maximum. Hats off to you Pep.

    Tushiro10captainTushiro10captain19 күн мурун
  • "It's not sport if success is guaranteed" says the man who has only been the manager of clubs who were/are the richest, biggest, and have the best players in all three leagues he has managed in. The guy is one of the most self unaware hypocrites there is.

    Jay SmithJay Smith19 күн мурун
  • Man it’s a shame that Ronaldo couldn’t say anything.

    Keegan MurphyKeegan Murphy19 күн мурун
  • New title - New Comp - US yanks decided to 'Make America everywhere again' TM. The Arabs oiled the way again, TM - The Russians had nothing to do with it again.....(TM) ....& spurs etc....TRADE MARK! You are Welcome. THIS ISN'T AMERICA!!!!!!! This is England. This is NOT a yank sport...It's a World sport, "Made in ENGLAND" - TRADE MARK and re-owned and loved the World round - AND LOVED by all!!! I bought shirts this year i CANT AFFORD because we won ....30 years. I cannot wear MY shirt where I live because of YOU John. Yes you John may well be a Master of difficult meetings after the fact - pre-requisite. Your words spoken like a true sociopath and masterfully too. Re-printed MUG on every paying fans forehead who believed you - after the fact. That's why you are where you are. I'm occasionally smart but You wont know about this comment unless you answer it personally....or continue to "Walk alone" - TRADE MARK that version of the song...Its your very own version you own it....It's YOUR personal version for you...You're Welcome...to LIVERPOOL F.C.U.K. TM Do you want your fans to sing again? ......... It will be your new song la ( LFC = 129yrs - U.S.A = 244yrs ) - you do the maths... The USA is a Country/Child. Don't be gaming with our club and clubs in our much older country. Your Parent. Jurgen/Players/Fans/anyone with a beating heart and soul.

    Mr KeyMr Key19 күн мурун
  • Says the one who spent 1 billion dollars to buy players. !

    vishal guptavishal gupta19 күн мурун
    • vishal....hahahaha......spupid silly boy.......hahahahaha

      knightofdoom zeroknightofdoom zero19 күн мурун
  • I'm a Liverpool fan for over 50 years gotta so tho I have a lot of respect for pep

    Michael TaylorMichael Taylor19 күн мурун
  • He's a likeable guy. And a superb coach the sooner he leaves city the better.

    MogsyMogsy19 күн мурун
  • This shud be awakening call to Uefa and premier league ... needs transparency and fairness

    Vid UniverseVid Universe19 күн мурун
  • The funny thing is this concept is common in the US. Your club can be sh*t for decades and still compete in the highest platform in the country

    kolibs_kingkolibs_king19 күн мурун
  • Yeah but is it really sport when manchester city spend x amount vs burnely who spend x amount. Is that fair?

    All StarsAll Stars19 күн мурун
  • Yes

    mark Bootmark Boot19 күн мурун
  • Hats off to Pep. He speak it like it is.

    Sunil GordonSunil Gordon19 күн мурун
  • Yeah Pep you are one of the reason that we are in this position 30 mil€ a year since Man city / Psg oil money they broke the game

    blenti kalajablenti kalaja19 күн мурун
  • American leagues are all closed shops and the owners use that in their favor. They do not improve teams to specifically lose support and then move to another city or holding the city hostage to get better tax deals, lands and stadiums. No need to win. It is disgraceful and all apart of the great lie we live in here in gangsterville.

    Billy KuanBilly Kuan19 күн мурун
  • If success is guarantee then its not a sport According to him success means money He indirectly means football is all about money So if thats the case ESL is better

    Cristiano RonaldoCristiano Ronaldo19 күн мурун
  • 👀

    Joel ChildsJoel Childs19 күн мурун
  • Guardiola wo is communist at 20 milions year

    PrincepsPrinceps19 күн мурун
  • Nice content but I have to dislike because I couldn't skip the ads. Sorry about that.

    Izzinuddin ZainiIzzinuddin Zaini19 күн мурун
  • Ok then let’s just pretend that city didn’t ruin football with their fake financial fair play BS 🤷🏻‍♂️

    Franco V.Franco V.19 күн мурун
  • “jürgen and the other managers” ... seems like jürgen’s opinion is the most important in english football today

    Fitam HFitam H19 күн мурун
  • In the words of the senate: Ironic.

    Transparent CDTransparent CD19 күн мурун
  • Don’t tell me the managers of the clubs weren’t aware of what was going on. Very easy to say now “oh I wasn’t supporting it” bullshit!

    Ark BlastArk Blast19 күн мурун
  • 💯

    Ro DoroeRo Doroe19 күн мурун
  • I’ve was a City supporter for 45 years. 45 years. I’m done. I’m out. Even though they’ve backtracked, the damage is done. I was born just outside of Wigan, so that’s who I’ll be supporting going forward. I’ve been through some lean times with City, so I’m used to being disappointed... so Wigan will feel like an old, comfortable sweater. 🖕🏻 City, c’mon Tics!!

    Fred FannakapanFred Fannakapan19 күн мурун
  • It is not a sport if there is no fair competition, my billion dollar team versus Brighton!

    Juan Carlos GonzalezJuan Carlos Gonzalez19 күн мурун
  • The title made me think the video was going to be about F1

    b tb t19 күн мурун
  • Well said

    Abdolvakil FazliAbdolvakil Fazli19 күн мурун
  • sta parlando quello che sta vincendo facile coi soldi dei suoi padroni,stai zitto almeno,puoi infinocchiare gli inglesi non noi,e se sei coerente a fine anno vattene,visto che fai la verginella

    fab harlockfab harlock19 күн мурун
  • And is it a sport if billion dollar clubs fight along with million dollar clubs to win a league? The basic of any competitive tournament is to have competition and none of the leagues are presently competitive with few clubs dominating the league in all countries.

    Rahul SinghRahul Singh19 күн мурун
  • As a United supporter, I strongly dislike City, but I will always like and respect Pep. Dude's a football prodigy.

    Alan CooperAlan Cooper19 күн мурун
  • Football clubs shoud not have accepted playing with no fans, and without offering compromise for that key esue. They should fight for getting back fans on stadiums, at least 10% of their capacities, with a goal of saving football's main purpose. For instance, clubs can mark seats on whitch is alowed to seat, if distance and restrictions are problem. Stadiums are wide enough to implement that. Not to fight for super league without - in real - audience. No point indeed. Not all the clubs can live this way, and that new league might make it even worse, for the 'smaller' clubs, perhaps. Anyway, the best and the most attractive football is been played in lower leagues. Just my opinion.

    L.M. stationL.M. station19 күн мурун
  • Guardiola is a legend says how its not like coward tuchel of chelsea.thats how u know hes top manager hes not scaree of anybody

    mohamed ismaciilmohamed ismaciil19 күн мурун
  • Never own a business you don't understand.

    andiandi19 күн мурун
  • Its not a sport if success is a gurantee. Its a Circus. These club owner clowns are in the spotlight of that Circus. Its plain and simple - its a money grab

    D SID SI20 күн мурун