Pep Guardiola insisted that Liverpool’s history inevitably means that more football fans are keen to support the Merseysiders over Manchester City.
The Spaniard has been responsible for a spate of bizarre comments aimed in the Reds’ direction, with the former Barcelona boss having previously claimed that the United Kingdom was largely behind the Cityzens’ title rivals.
With only a point separating the two challengers, the Etihad-based outfit can’t afford to drop points against Aston Villa at risk of handing over the league crown on the final day of the top-flight season.
You can catch the clip below, courtesy of Sky Sports:
"We are new outsiders in the last decade."
Pep Guardiola insists more people want Liverpool to win the Premier League as they have a greater history of winning titles 🏆 pic.twitter.com/Zo9PjUpAhI
— Sky Sports News (@SkySportsNews) May 20, 2022