Manchester City complete signing of Ruben Dias for £65m; transfer follows City’s 5-2 defeat to Leicester on Sunday. Jamie Carragher says Dias is crucial to City’s title hopes – and Pep Guardiola will leave next summer at the end of his contract if they are not champions
Jamie Carragher questions whether Pep Guardiola has a ‘blind spot’ when signing centre-backs and he feels if the transfer of Ruben Dias does not work out then it could spell the ned of Pep’s project
Manchester City have completed the £65m signing of Benfica centre-back Ruben Dias – but Jamie Carragher says Pep Guardiola’s future at the club depends on it being a success.
Benfica announced the deal shortly after City’s 5-2 humbling at home to Leicester City, which cast doubts over whether they will be able to reclaim their Premier League title this season after finishing 18 points behind Liverpool in 2019/20.