I’m realistic – Club Brugge boss doesn’t read too much about Crystal Palace loss to Manchester City
Club Brugge boss Philippe Clement insisted he was realistic about the Belgian side’s chances against Manchester City and explained that it was not necessary to read too much about the defeat of the Champions. ‘England v Crystal Palace.
Manchester City will look to take one more step towards qualifying for the next Champions League round when they face Club Brugge on Wednesday.
As the Belgian Pro League club approach the game after a 2-1 win over Sint-Truidense, Manchester City will be looking to bounce back from their loss to Crystal Palace this weekend.
In the run-up to Club Brugge’s visit to Manchester City, coach Clément insisted he was realistic about his chances against the England champions.
Clement explained that he was aware of Manchester City’s qualities and stressed that their loss to Crystal Palace left no doubt about it.
“I am realistic», Said Clément on the official website of Club Brugge.
“We know our strengths and our faults.
“We will try to hide our faults as much as possible and show our qualities.
“We know how good they are, you don’t have to doubt it after today.“
A victory against Pep Guardiola’s side on Wednesday would put Club Brugge on second place in their Champions League group.