Leroy Sane – from ‘irreconcilable’ to ‘ireplaceable’
Sane The Germany international winger was not at the start of the season but has become one of the most dangerous players in Europe once again.
Many fans suggested that he was an unnecessary purchase, wondering whether the £47 million fees he commanded could have been spent better elsewhere. When he was purchased and described as a shy But he proved the doubters wrong due to his natural pace, athleticism, and mastery of a football he has already grown into an almost undefendable Premier League man Sane managed five goals and three assists in his debut campaign, but since the start of last season he has more assists (24) than anybody else in England. Even adding on his comparatively meager first-season haul, only Kevin De Bruyne (36) and Christian Eriksen (34) have more assists than he does (27) since he first arrived at City. And having hit ‘only’ five goals in 2016-17, he got 10 last season and has eight already this season. Sane was surprisingly not included in the world cup squad and later claims it as a motivation. He said,
For me, it was just like a big motivation: ‘Yeah, OK, now I have to do more and more and more’.”
Sane along with Guardiola’s side travel to Germany to face Bundesliga outfit Schalke 04 In ongoing UEFA champions league.