First recruit of the Guardiola era with the Skyblues, Ilkay Gündogan would be close to a departure this summer. According to the British press, the German international would not be kept one year from the end of his contract. However, Pep Guardiola, at a press conference this Friday, felt that he was not aware of all these rumors.
The Cityzens coach wants to keep his midfielder next year. “If he wants to leave, as a club we don’t know. All the Twitter accounts that say he’s leaving, I don’t know. Maybe you know more than me…I want Ilkay Gündogan to be here next season.”he explained.