Pep Guardiola tells Gabriel Jesus to relax amid scoring drought

first_imgManchester City boss Pep Guardiola has no concerns over Gabriel Jesus’ form, despite his struggles in front of goalThe Brazilian striker has only scored once in 11 Premier League games this season following City’s 3-1 win over Bournemouth on Saturday.However, Guardiola is confident Jesus will rediscover his scoring touch in the English top-flight and praised his work ethic.“He just needs to relax,” Guardiola told the club website. “I love his work ethic.“I said to him: the work out on the pitch will sustain him. He helps us a lot. I am delighted.“Football is not for one player the reason why he plays bad. Gabriel is a delight.Jadon SanchoMerson believes Arsenal should sign Sancho Manuel R. Medina – September 14, 2019 Borussia Dortmund winger Jadon Sancho might be the perfect player to play for the Gunners, according to former England international Paul Merson.“He’s young, the same as the others ones, he will improve because has the desire to improve and that is important. He helped us a lot. A lot.“I don’t agree with the suggestion he did not make a good performance. Yes, strikers are judged on goals but we needed his runs – he made a thousand million runs in behind!“For example, Raheem Sterling likes to drop to play with David Silva. In that situation, we need a specific quality – a run from Gabriel.“He will be so important.”Despite his struggles in the league, Jesus has scored in both the Champions League and Carabao Cup this season.City will next face Watford away in the Premier League on Tuesday with kick-off set for 21:00 (CET).last_img