Guardiola impressed by Roberts but Man City starlet faces battle to force way past Jesus, Moreno, Brahim and Zinchenko
Patrick Roberts needed just 10 minutes to make an impression on Pep Guardiola.
The 19-year-old came on as a late substitute in Manchester City’s 3-3 draw with Celtic on Wednesday and seized to opportunity to show his parent club what they are missing.
Roberts is on loan at Celtic after City signed him from Fulham last summer in a deal that it’s believed could rise to £11m.
With Guardiola signing a clutch of the world’s best young talent this summer - including Gabriel Jesus, Marlos Moreno and Oleksandr Zinchenko - Roberts faces a fight to force his way into the Catalan’s plans.
But even in... read more
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