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Controversial Gesture by Guardiola Sparks Outrage among Real Madrid Fans (Photo)


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Manchester City head coach Pep Guardiola has angered Real Madrid fans after ‘provocatively’ celebrating his team’s victory over the Spanish giants to reach the Champions League final.

Manchester City have reserved their place in the continental final for this season after beating defending champions Real Madrid four unanswered in the second leg of the semi-finals yesterday Wednesday, noting that both teams had a draw in the first leg. 1-1.

After the end of the match, Manuel Estiarte, a member of Manchester City’s technical staff, posted on Instagram a picture showing Guardiola with some of his close associates, including Emirates City President Khaldoon Al Mubarak and former Argentine President Mauricio Macri. , and Guardiola’s brother, Perry, They raise their four fingers in connection with the heavy defeat suffered by Real Madrid.

Apparently, the photo was taken in the VIP room of the Al-Ittihad stadium, where the match took place.

And the Spanish newspaper Mundo Deportivo reported that Guardiola, who previously coached Barcelona, ​​provoked fans of Real Madrid’s rivals with this signal.

She added: “Guardiola’s image is the same as the famous image of Gerard Piqué, the former Barcelona captain, when he raised five fingers after Barça’s 5-0 victory over Real Madrid in November 2010.”

And she continued: “Guardiola’s image has drawn the ire of Real Madrid fans, which has surfaced on social media.”

Source: Mirror + “Mundo Deportivo”.

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