LONDON – For manager Pep Guardiola, Manchester City are in danger of punishment from the English football association FA. The disciplinary committee has the Spaniard accused, because he is this season in a lot of games along the line with a yellow ribbon on his coat. Guardiola had his support turn out to be the arrested leaders of the Catalan independence movement.
Pep Guardiola with the conscious yellow ribbon on his coat.
In the rules of the FA state that political messages on and all along the football field are prohibited. Guardiola has until Monday, march 5, the time to respond to the complaint.
The Catalan succestrainer competes with City onbedreigd on the title in the Premier League. The team from Manchester will play Sunday at Wembley in the final of the League Cup against Arsenal. Guardiola may have his Brazilian striker, Gabriel Jesus. Behind the name of Raheem Sterling there is a question mark. When Arsenal are missing Alexandre Lacazette and Henrikh Mkhitaryan, Mesut Özil can probably join in.