You could forgive the Manchester City fans feeling underwhelmed following their lacklustre performances last season.
The Citizen’s optimism following the appointment of Pep Guardiola has certainly died down and the Spanish boss is now under the pump to spend big in the summer transfer window. The City fans in the Tavern expect trophies and Guardiola will have to deliver next season in order to prove he is not a flop in English football.
Whilst success is in demand, our landlord has reiterated that City must not be ‘gung-ho’ in the transfer window and must sign their specific targets before their rivals get to them. The emphasis for City must be to bring in quality and not quantity this summer.
Our resident City fans agree with our landlord but this has not stopped them from discussing further who they’d like to see come through the doors at the Etihad. The squad is not getting any younger and an influx of talent is needed to compete on all fronts next season, that is for sure.
So, with that said and various names flying around the Tavern – let’s take a look at the TWO signings Guardiola must seal immediately…