Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Revealed. Guardiola's Success Down to Keeping Things Simple

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Revealed. Guardiola's Success Down to Keeping Things Simple

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FABIAN Delph has revealed Pep Guardiola's training ground secrets and admitted the principles they work with are surprisingly simple.

Guardiola's tactics and style of play wowed the Premier League last season as City smashed a whole host of records.

One player who the City boss has helped to develop is 28-year-old Delph who stepped up to play at left-back in City's title winning campaign.

While the England international has credited changing his diet and meditation to his impressive rise in form he's also revealed the impact Guardiola has had on him this season.

"He has opened my eyes to so much. I didn't picture football like Pep does. He's painted the pictures for me," Delph said.

"I stayed mentally strong, and I knew if I got my opportunity to play I could contribute and help the lads win games. …

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