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Pep Guardiola Reveals He Picked Man City Over Chelsea Because Of Roman Abramovich Tactic



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PEP GUARDIOLA has suggested he picked Manchester City over Chelsea because of the sacking culture at the London club.

Guardiola’s Manchester City have piled the pressure on Maurizio Sarri by inflicting a humiliating 6-0 defeat at the Etihad yesterday.

And Guardiola was asked about his counterpart at the end of the game revealing he enjoyed the freedom he is allowed at City – and suggested that’s what allows him to be successful.

City had a difficult first season under Guardiola but then won the title in his second and are on course to do the same this year.

However Chelsea are famed for giving managers the boot at the first sign of trouble and are onto their 11th permanent manager since Roman Abramovich bought the club in 2003.

Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich was desperate to appoint Guardiola in west London, dreaming of a team who could play with the style his Barcelona side did.

But Guardiola first joined Bayern Munich and then eventually City when he did come to England.

Manchester United were also keen on Guardiola, with Sir Alex Ferguson meeting him in New York before he chose City, partly to do with his links to the Spaniards already at the club.

“People don’t understand how difficult the first year can be,” Guardiola said.

“People need time, it only depends on the owners, the people in charge need to believe.

“I came to Manchester City because the bosses, chairman and Txiki (Begiristain), he knows me.

“He doesn’t believe I’m bad when we lose and good when we win.

“That’s why I’m enjoying it in Manchester.”

Guardiola built his name at Barca and was constantly linked with a move to the Premier League when the time came for him to leave.

‘Pep Stalk’ was the Sun’s headline from a story reporting that Chelsea were ready for Guardiola to name his price.

And Oliver Kay from the Times discussed Chelsea’s obsession with Guardiola on the Sunday Supplement on Sky Sports in February 2016.

“Allegri and Conte are the two names buzzing around. Guardiola is the guy Abramovich has been obsessed with for as long as Man City have,” said Kay.

“When it came to it, they were not in the position to get him because they’ve made themselves look an unappealing proposition.

“Allegri is a completely different type of manager. He’s obviously a very good manager, but they have been obsessed with Guardiola for a long, long time.

“When are Chelsea going to appoint that manager that sees them through three years, let alone 18 months? It just seems with Chelsea that it’s always a case of: ‘Who is available?’ rather than having a plan.”

And now, with Sarri on the ropes, calls are coming for the Italian to be dismissed after just half a season.

Sarri’s side slipped out of the top four with the defeat after Manchester United beat Fulham 3-0 on Saturday.

And Chris Sutton thinks the players aren’t working for the Italian.

“He’s stubborn and I there are questions over Sarri,” Sutton told the BBC’s 606.

“This is the same Sarri who said not so long back that he can’t motivate his players.

“And if you’re the owner of the club, what are you thinking?

“Today (Sunday), did all the players give it their all? Well, I’m not so sure they did.”

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The NDC Will Build More Mortuaries In Zongo Communities If Voted Into Power : John Mahama



NDC’s Presidential Aspirant John Dramani Mahama in an interview whiles reading from the manifesto mentioned the NDC if voted into power will build more mortuaries in Zongo Communities.

Seated on Woezor TV, Ex-President Mahama maintained that building morgues in the Zongo Communities forms part of his party’s plan to develop the Zongo localities.

He estimated of building over 300 mortuaries. John Mahama stated that this initiative by the NDC will go a long way to help the Zongo region in handling and preserving of dead bodies.

“..we will facilitate the establishment of morgues/mortuary. There has been a long-standing complains about how dead bodies are handled and a lot of the Muslim communities have no been happy…” Mahama said.

John Mahama also talked about the creation of vast recreational centres in the Zongo Communities for the purpose of making the suffer less in getting a place to hold big and small events.

“…because of the nature of Zongos and other deprived urban settlements, there are no places they can have their social events and their recreational facilities so we will identify areas where we can create a good environments so when they have weddings and other things they can use..”

Meanwhile, John Mahama says his government will legalise the commercial operation of motorbikes popularly known as Okada when voted into power in 2021.

According to him, the Okada business has become a means of sustenance for young people who are unemployed.

Addressing people during his tour of Kpando in the Volta Region, he stated that “our law says okada is illegal, but it is a reality it has come to stay and you can’t stop it. So, I say when we come into office, we legalise it but we will regulate it.”

Anyone interest in pursuing an okada business will be trained and also educated to obey all needed traffic regulations, John Mahama added.

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Akufo-Addo Comes Nowhere Near Me In Delivery Of Infrastructure : John Mahama



John Dramani Mahama has responded to claims by the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) that he lacks credibility.

The NPP on a number of occasions has claimed that Mr. Mahama has no credibility in delivering on his promises. During the launch of the NPP manifesto, President Nana Akufo-Addo lambasted Mahama saying he has ‘zero’ credibility when it comes to the implementation of policies hence cannot be trusted. But Mr. Mahama has responded to such claims in an interview on Woezor TV on Sunday, September 20, 2020.

John Mahama in the interview challenged President Akufo-Addo to show the infrastructural projects his government has undertaken in his four-year administration.

“Ghanaians know what my track record is and I am talking about economic infrastructure and if it comes to social infrastructure, my opponent comes nowhere near me in terms of my track record. I built schools, I built hospitals, I repaired the roads, electricity, water, we expanded the Tema Port investment of over one billion dollars. We built the new Terminal three, University of Ghana Medical Centre, water supply to many communities, and extended electricity to so many communities across the country.”

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#IamFreedom: Freedom Jacob Ceasar, An African Visionary, Industrialist and Nation Builder Declares A New Africa



Freedom Jacob Caesar, Ghanaian businesses mogul, real estate entrepreneur, and philanthropist has taken a significant mission upon his business life.

Born Nana Kwame Bediako, the Industrialist in a new documentary “The African Dream: The Man With The Audacity to Build the New Africa” has declared himself as the African Prince.

Setting the record straight, the CEO of Kwarleyz Group is known for producing the best of world-class buildings all over the world. His mission and vision for Africa are to create a new image of hosting the best designed, luxurious, and classic building in Africa.

His vision is to industrialize Africa and develop it from within reflects in the video below.

Subscribe to his Freedom Jacob Caesar’s YouTube channel below.

Follow his Instagram account here: @iamfreedom

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