Former Manchester City midfielder Nigel de Jong believes that Manchester City will win the title at the end of the season. He said that his former team has made a great start to the season and that the opposition will struggle to catch them in the title race.
He believes that Pep Guardiola has made some shrewd signings during the transfer window and that he has improved the team in all areas. He believes that with Sergio Aguero up front they have one of the best strikers in the world and that there is no reason why they cannot win the title.
Nigel de Jong said that Pep Guardiola has proven during his time with Barcelona and Bayern Munich that he is a great manager. He said that he had built a team that will not only allow him to challenge for the Premier League title but also the Champions League.
Nigel de Jong said that Manchester City has some very good players not only in their first team but also on the bench. The former City player said that if you want to win the Premier League, you should have strength in depth and he believes that Guardiola has assembled a great squad this season.
The Dutch midfielder played for Manchester City from 2009 t0 2012 and managed to win the Premier League as well as the FA Cup. He is currently playing in Turkey with Galatasaray. He said that he is happy in Turkey and that he wants to continue to play as long as he can. Before moving to Turkey, Nigel de Jong spent some time playing in the United States of America in the MLS. He said that this was a good experience for him and that he has had some good memories there.