Raheem Sterling’s Star Is Fading At Manchester City


Manchester City and England winger Raheem Sterling has had a torrid relationship with the press in the past. Whether we’re talking about his achievements on or off the field, he’s been treated unfairly by some journalists and undervalued as a player. He was already a great footballer long before he started to get credit for it at Manchester City three or four seasons ago. City wouldn’t have paid Liverpool so much for his services if he wasn’t. He got better under Pep Guardiola, but all Guardiola did was amplify the tools that Sterling already had at his disposal. He’s still a great player now, and the purpose of this article isn’t to suggest that he isn’t, but something has started to go wrong for him at his current club.

As recently as November 2020, Guardiola told the press that Sterling was capable of getting even better. For all the goals he’d scored, assists he’d made, and influence he’d had over the team, Guardiola felt that the Englishman was on the verge…

Source: Complete Sports