Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Spend, Spend, Spend! ; Pep to Get All Resources He Needs, Says Khaldoon

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Spend, Spend, Spend! ; Pep to Get All Resources He Needs, Says Khaldoon

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PEP Guardiola will be given the "necessary resources" to build a title-winning side at City next season, says chairman Khaldoon Al Mubarak.

The Blues could only finish fourth in Manuel Pellegrini's final season and club bosses expect the Premier League to get more difficult to win as more money flows in from TV deals.

With that in mind, Guardiola will be trusted completely to build a team playing the football he wants, with the stars he thinks can best carry out his vision.

Ilkay Gundogan is already through the door at the Etihad and more signings are expected, with Aymeric Laporte, John Stones and Leroy Sane among the calibre of players being targeted.

Said Khaldoon Al Mubarak: "Pep has a particular way that he wants to manage the squad, a particular way that he wants to play and we will need particular players that I think will join the team that fit and will be moulded to the way he'd like this team to play. …

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