Bayern Munich loanee full-back Joao Cancelo has made it clear what he thinks of Manchester City before he was applauded by the fans. The Blues booed during last night’s UEFA Champions League game.
Joao Cancelo proved he still has huge respect for Manchester City. Although the fans who once cheered for him chose to welcome his return with boos. The Portuguese full-back’s return to the Etihad Stadium did not go according to his plans. In which he surprisingly moved out of the Blue Navy during the January transfer market. After reportedly disagreeing with Pep Guardiola
Cancelo moved to Bayern Munich on loan and he soon found his playing time to be as scarce as he was at Manchester City. In last night’s UEFA Champions League quarter-final first leg (Tuesday April 11, 2023), it was not an ideal result. And when he was called by Bayern boss Thomas Tuchel in the second half Cancelo was not warmly welcomed by the home fans.
Cancelo was heavily booed by the Blues supporters. Of course, his feelings were likely to be compounded as the Bundesliga side were 3-0 down at the UFABET time, thanks to goals from Rodri, Bernardo Silva and Erli . D. Braut Haaland and can say that if we see Cancelo wearing a blue shirt again next season It would be a miracle in football.
And the whole situation got even worse for the player, who seemed to show clear respect for Man City. City before the start of the match at the Etihad Stadium, according to videos uploaded to social media of the Bayern team as they arrive at the field. Clearly, Cancelo refused to step on the team’s emblem on the carpet. This is a small gesture, but it looks great. In some people’s eyes, why are the Man City fans booing Cancelo when he returns?
as mentioned earlier Cancelo’s unexpected move away from Manchester City has been a bit controversial. Several news reports have detailed an behind-the-scenes altercation with Guardiola. And Cancelo hasn’t been silent since he left. before Tuesday’s game He appeared to taunt Guardiola again, saying: “Bayern Munich is a club where discipline is very important. Bayern’s team is very professional. And I can prove it with these principles.”
Cancelo added on the difference between life at Bayern and Manchester City: “I’m a player who hungers for wins and I don’t like to lose. It sums up my personality well. Discipline is the same. Because I am a professional footballer and work hard. Has a strong personality ′′ ′ ′ The Premier League is very competitive. There are strong players both physically and technically. But the Bundesliga surprised me with the teams. Well organized and good players ′′ Maybe the Premier League is a little bit more intense. But I think overall they are quite similar.”