“I’m incredibly proud,” Guardiola said after the game. “We are in the Champions League final and we are on the verge of winning the league title. Paris Saint-Germain had eliminated FC Barcelona and Bayern Munich. He had nothing more to lose. It was a difficult evening, it was not easy. ”
For City, this is the first final in its history. Finally, we think, because the Emirati owners had to wait a long time before seeing their petrodollars translate into a remarkable European course. “What we have done over the past four years is incredible,” recalls Guardiola. “The Champions League is the most difficult tournament and therefore reaching the final was very difficult for us. We deserve to be here. ”
After the victory against PSG, Guardiola also took the time to thank former City players, including Vincent Kompany. “Joe Hart, Kompany and David Silva took us to the next level. This final place is also to their credit. I thank them ”.