Manchester City Pep Guardiola has revealed Real Madrid’s main threat ahead of the Champions League clash on Friday at the Etihad Stadium.
Guardiola is aware of the danger Real Madrid posed, the Spanish manager faced Real Madrid when he was the manager Barcelona and Bayern Munich before he joined Manchester City.
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The Spanish tactician believes that French attacker Karim Benzema is one of the best players in the Real Madrid squad, he was full of praise for a Frenchman, although he didn’t want to go too far.
“Benzema is extraordinary, fantastic,” Guardiola said.
“But since my time at Barcelona, there have been 20 players that have come onto the scene and people have asked if we can compare him with [Leo] Messi. 20 players.”
Manchester City won the first leg with a 2-1 scoreline at the Santiago Bernabeu, Zinedine Zidane’s men are ready to prove a point to when they face the Etihad outfit in the second round of the tournament.