- Pep Guardiola praised Bruno Guimaraes
- The two shares a 'good relationship'
- Brazilian linked with a move to Manchester City
WHAT HAPPENED? After Newcastle's 2-0 defeat to City on Saturday, Bruno revealed that Guardiola had praised his performance after the game.
WHAT THEY SAID: Speaking to ESPN Brasil, he said, "Pep said I was ‘bueno’, good! We have a good relationship, we have already talked a few times. For me, Pep’s a genius, the best coach in history."
THE BIGGER PICTURE: The midfielder has been linked with a move to several clubs including City. His current contract runs until June 2026 and the Magpies are determined to retain his services on a long-term basis. Other than City, Real Madrid and Chelsea are also known to be admirers of the Brazilian.
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WHAT NEXT FOR BRUNO GUIMARAES? Bruno will be next seen in action on March 12 when Newcastle take on Wolves in the Premier League.