He has already signed three players this summer after Fred, Diogo Dalot and Lee Grant arrived for a combined £68 million.
Manchester United will kick off their Premier League campaign on Friday night and Jose Mourinho will be eager to start the season on a winning note as they host Leicester City at Old Trafford, but do the Red Devils traditionally fly out of the traps in the first round of matches, or are they slow-starters?
Both clubs have managers who could be perceived to have underperformed last season, both of whom will be hoping to start their season with a few positive results after an underwhelming pre-season.
"It's going to be a lot different to last season as well because teams are strengthening and trying to keep up the pace with us, but it's a pat on the back for us and it's a compliment that people are going out and spending the money that they're spending to try and compete with us".Читайте также: Boris Johnson and the debate over burkas | Comment
"But he's got great experience, he's been at top clubs, he's been in hard positions before, he's in a hard position now I think, but he needs to try to find a way to get out of it".
It's only a small change to the squad that finished an embarrassing 19 points behind fierce rivals and champions Manchester City, who themselves added Riyad Mahrez to their bolstering team.
"The other clubs who compete with us are really strong and already have fantastic teams". They have quality all over the pitch and Guardiola will be extremely focused on further improving his team this season.
The Portuguese coach said on Sunday his team could face a "difficult" season if there are no new arrivals before the 5 p.m. deadline on Thursday.
Leicester manager Claude Puel speaking to Sky Sports News on United's interest in Maguire: "For me it's good for Leicester to keep a valuable player, and it's important to show good ambition for the next season".При любом использовании материалов сайта и дочерних проектов, гиперссылка на обязательна.
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