Jeddah, December 21, 2023, Manchester City coach Pep Guardiola has affirmed that his team is fully prepared to vie for the Club World Cup title, with this year's edition of the tournament being hosted in the Kingdom. Speaking at a press conference ahead of the final match against Brazilian counterparts Fluminense, Guardiola stated that tomorrow's match is decisive for lifting the coveted cup, representing a potentially once-in-a-lifetime achievement.
Acknowledging the quality and talent of Fluminense's players, who bring experience in the Brazilian football style dating back to the 70s and 80s, Guardiola expressed confidence in his team's ability to overcome the opponent and secure the victory.
Manchester City's Kyle Walker emphasized the rich history and strength of the tournament, considering it a significant opportunity for his team to claim their first cup in their inaugural participation. Walker expressed the team's readiness to play for their fans, who have shown tremendous support in the Kingdom. He also appreciated the large number of fans at the King Abdullah Sports City Stadium, describing it as a wonderful experience.