Pep Guardiola has steered Gabriel Jesus wants extra of an ego in an effort to rating extra targets.
Jesus has led the road for Manchester City for many of the season with major striker Sergio Aguero being dogged by damage all through.
Aguero returned for the primary time since December as he made a cameo look throughout City’s win over Borussia Monchengladbach on Wednesday evening however his contract expires in June.
Jesus is at the moment first in line to interchange Aguero however there are doubts about whether or not he can emulate City’s report scorer. The Brazilian has managed simply 4 targets in 17 Premier League appearances this time period.
It’s led to experiences that City will make a bid to signal Borussia Dortmund hotshot Erling Haaland, whereas Tony Cascarino has mentioned Inter Milan striker Lautaro Martinez can be a greater match to steer the road.
Guardiola steered Jesus would get on the scoresheet extra regularly if ‘he had extra of an ego’ however could be very pleased with what he provides now and is backing the participant to get higher, ‘like an excellent wine.’
“The facet for Gabriel occurs is as a result of he’s so beneficiant and he at all times thinks for the crew and never himself,” Guardiola mentioned.
“If he has had extra of an ego he would have scored many, many targets.
“He’s the primary to really feel unhealthy for himself however while you see what he offers us and produces for us I don’t have something to say – utterly the other.
“He’ll enhance, he’s younger and when his composure in entrance of the keeper arrives he’ll get it by way of the years.
“It is sort of a good wine. I like what he’s – he simply must be extra calm in entrance of aim and know he can do it. he’s nonetheless younger and can be taught it.”
Wine was a theme of Guardiola’s press convention forward of Man City’s conflict at dwelling to West Ham on Saturday, which you’ll be able to hearken to LIVE and completely on talkSPORT.
Guardiola revealed how he’s a admirer of Hammers boss David Moyes, the veteran former Everton, Manchester United and Sunderland supervisor.
He mentioned: “I love the sort of particular person like (Roy) Hodgson. They’ve extremely lengthy careers. I might like to have these careers for a few years and the fervour to do the job.
“I can’t overlook my first recreation within the Premier League was towards Sunderland and he was the supervisor there. He was so sort to me, he gave me some recommendation in regards to the Premier League.”
Requested what that recommendation was, Guardiola added: “Attempt to purchase the very best wine as potential to ask the supervisor while you win the sport!”