On the eve of Manchester City's return to the Champions League, where they will compete against Schalke in the round of 16, Pep Guardiola once again underlined the importance of Bernardo Silva in the team citizens, even prefer him as the biggest figure of the national team.
«Already the biggest star (from the Portuguese team). I think this season is one of the top two or three Premier League players. He has everything, is a nice person and as a coach I have the privilege to have Bernardo Silva, to enjoy every training and every race. He is a great guy, I love him. Portugal is very lucky with him, "said Guardiola, who emphasized the strengths of the German side.
"The quality is there. Schalke struggles constantly, expectations are always high and the past season was pretty good. All teams claim to qualify for the Champions League and they succeeded. Sometimes it's hard to keep the level, but it's two games and the first one is played at home, »he analyzed.