Gabriel Jesus upset at Pep?s penalty call vs Liverpool - football

Gabriel Jesus upset at Pep?s penalty call vs Liverpool



Mahrez?s misses his penalty vs Liverpool
Manchester City travelled to Anfield on Sunday afternoon to take on fellow title rivals, Liverpool.
Heading into the game both sides had won six and drew one of their seven Premier League games this season.
However, Man City?s record vs Liverpool, especially at Anfield is very poor.
City had not picked up a win at the historic ground since 2003.
Furthermore, in the last three meetings between the two sides, Liverpool have come out on top every time.
So, with the game at 0-0 Riyad Mahrez had the perfect chance to end City’s curse at Anfield when his side was awarded a penalty in the 86th minute.
Unfortunately for City, Mahrez would step up and smash his penalty over the bar.
LONDON, ENGLAND – FEBRUARY 25: Pep Guardiola the head coach / manager of Manchester City during the Carabao Cup Final between Arsenal and Manchester City at Wembley Stadium on February 25, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images) ?I would like to have taken it, I was confident, so I was not happy?
One player who is not happy with Pep Guardiola?s decision to give Mahrez the penalty kick is Gabriel Jesus.
Speaking after Liverpool, Jesus stated:
“Obviously I’m not happy. As Riyad, I’ve been practising [penalties].
“I would like to have taken it, I was confident, so I was not happy that they did not allow me. However, it was important that we didn’t lose.
“Pep spoke with me. This is part of footba...
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