Jesus refuses to commit his future to Manchester Metropolis past the summer season | Manchester Metropolis
Gabriel Jesus has refused to commit his future to Manchester Metropolis past this season, with the ahead having a yr on his phrases from July.
The 25-year-old scored 4 targets within the 5-1 house defeat of Watford on Saturday however urged he could depart, having joined in August 2016. Pep Guardiola needs to signal a centre-forward in the summertime, with Borussia Dortmund’s Erling Haaland his No 1 goal.
Jesus was requested whether or not he wish to keep and battle for a spot if a striker is signed. “It’s not time to consider this,” he mentioned. “You anticipate me to say this, but it surely’s true.
“That is no time to consider this. Now’s the perfect second of the season. I wish to get pleasure from, to maintain centered on my staff, with my teammates, to battle for the Premier League. I gained it with my teammates 3 times. And I understand how that feels and I wish to have that feeling once more. After which after all we even have the robust recreation on Tuesday in opposition to Actual Madrid [in the Champions League] and that’s my focus.”
Jesus, requested whether or not he wish to begin extra recurrently, mentioned: “It’s not simply me, it’s [all] the gamers. In case you ask, everybody’s going to say ‘I wish to play’ and the season that I arrived right here I performed rather a lot, I believe.
“I do know what I anticipate after all however I do know we now have superb gamers who can play each recreation as effectively and typically it’s not simply me, it’s Riyad [Mahrez], typically Raz [Sterling], and [Jack] Grealish arrives this season and sees how it’s right here. We now have numerous good strikers, wingers and forwards.”
Jesus arrived as a central striker however now operates totally on the fitting wing. He was requested his finest place. “A road participant,” the Brazilian mentioned. “Such as you go there and play up entrance, run all over the place after which attempt to battle to regain the ball to assault, to do the actions shortly. I believe that is my high quality.”