(REUTERS) – Manchester Metropolis supervisor Pep Guardiola stated he retains a detailed eye on gamers in the course of the festive season and those that don’t behave correctly off the sector can be dropped.
Jack Grealish and Phil Foden performed in Metropolis’s 7-0 thrashing of Leeds United however each have been unused substitutes within the 4-0 victory at Newcastle United final weekend, with Guardiola saying the choice to drop them was to not maintain the squad recent.
The Telegraph newspaper revealed a photograph of the England duo on an evening out after the Leeds sport.
“No, not rotation,” Guardiola stated. “I made a decision on this group as a result of they deserved to play… and never the opposite ones.
“At Christmas time I pay quite a lot of consideration to behavior on and off the pitch. And when off the pitch is not correct, they are not going to play.
“We’ve got to be centered on a regular basis due to distractions at Christmas time and all the pieces that occurs – you must nonetheless be centered,” Guardiola added.
The Premier League leaders subsequent play Leicester Metropolis on Sunday (Dec 26).