Sharing on Twitter, Romano said: “Kalvin Phillips expects to leave in January.” Meanwhile, when asked about his student’s situation, Pep Guardiola said: “Kalvin expects many things. Why doesn’t he play? Rodri, our most important person (is playing well). ..”
“Never take any action against a teammate who is playing, or embarrass or practice poorly. I want to give him (Kalvin) as many minutes on the field as possible,” Pep added.
Man City spent nearly 50 million pounds to bring Phillips from Leeds to Eithad in 2022. However, he could not break into The Citizens’ main squad when Rodri always played stably.
Phillips has the ambition to attend EURO 2024, so he needs to play more in the near future to convince coach Gareth Southgate. So, many possibilities Both sides will find a way out next January.
Up to this point of the season, Phillips has only played 89 minutes in the Premier League, after appearing 4 times as a substitute.
Ngoa Long | 20:43 November 6, 2023