Seluk's "curse" continued for Pep!

New season, new failure for Pep Guardiola in the Champions League and the … African curse thrown at him by Yaya Toure’s agent back in 2018 is holding up well, with the Catalan coach marking his sixth elimination from the semifinals in the last twelve years .

“Guardiola managed to turn the whole of Africa against him, I am sure that many African shamans will do everything so that Guardiola does not win the Champions League again. This will be an African curse for Guardiola. You will get a boomerang, Pep. Time will tell whether I will prove right or wrong “Every failure of Pep Guardiola in the Champions League and a vindication of the’s grandmother’s agent, Dmitry Seluk, who had uttered his famous” curse “back in 2018.

The Catalan coach completed another European season without the cup with the big ears that he has been missing so much for eleven years and this time he experienced one of the most painful exclusions of his career, after the 3-1 defeat by Real Madrid while Manchester City was leading 1-0 until 90 ‘.

The Citizens could not reach the second consecutive final and claim their first trophy, which meant a negative performance for Pep Guardiola. Specifically, the Catalan counted his sixth exclusion in the semifinals of the Champions League in the last twelve years, ie one every two years and thus equaled the negative record held by Jose Mourinho.

In 2010 and 2012 he was left out as the coach of Barcelona, ​​in 2014, 2015 and 2016 as the coach of Bayern and this year is the first time he stays out of the semifinals at the helm of Manchester City. In 2017, he was eliminated by Killian Bape’s Monaco in the “16”, followed by three consecutive eliminations in the quarterfinals from Liverpool, Tottenham and Leipzig in a row, while last year he reached the final but failed to lift the Holy Grail, losing in the final to Chelsea. Τουχελ.

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