Gabriel Jesus has refused to entrust his future to Manchester City after this season, with the striker having a year under July.
The 25-year-old scored four goals in Saturday’s 5: 1 home defeat with Watford, but suggested he could leave because he joined in August 2016. Pep Guardiola wants to sign the center forward with Erling Haaland of Borussia Dortmund in the summer. his goal number 1.
Jesus was asked if he would like to stay and fight for the place if the attacker was signed. “There’s no time to think about it,” he said. “You expect me to say that, but it’s true.”
“No time to think about it.” Now is the best moment of the season. I want to enjoy, focus on my team, with my teammates, fight for the Premier League. I won it three times with my teammates. And I know what it’s like, and I want to experience that feeling again. And then, of course, we also have a tough match on Tuesday against Real Madrid [in the Champions League] and that is my focus. “
When asked if he would like to start more regularly, Jesus said, “It is not just me, but I [all] players. When you ask, everyone says ‘I want to play’ and I think I’ve played a lot in the season I came here.
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“Of course I know what I expect, but I know we have very good players who can play every match and sometimes it’s not just me, it’s Riyadh.” [Mahrez]sometimes Once [Sterling]and [Jack] Grealish is coming this season and sees how it is here. We have a lot of good attackers, wings and attackers. “
Jesus came as a middle forward, but now works mainly on the right wing. He was asked for his best position. “Street player,” the Brazilian said. “Like when you go there and play in front, you run everywhere and then you try to fight to get the ball back so you can attack, do the action fast. I think this is my quality. “