Pep: Phillips is not 100 per cent – needs more rotation.

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Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola says Calvin Phillips is still not as full as he used to be. And admits the football team will have to rotate. When they meet Sheffield United in Saturday’s FA Cup semi-final.

Phillips has started just two games since joining from Leeds United and the Spaniard admits it will take time to get the rhythm back. Four Cups during his time in that position came from over-tweaking the team.

“Calvin still needs rhythm in tight spaces.” said Pep. “We miss a great Calvin, the reason being he hasn’t played too many games yet.”

“I rotate a lot. (For semi-final games) the previous season and it didn’t come out well. I have many doubts. Of course the players will say they want to play. But at the same time we have to make sure everyone is in the right condition.”UFABET

“We can’t complain. If you don’t want to (rest), you don’t have a long week. If you want it, as we’ve proven, we need it. this is true Accept it and fight.”

“We are young, we are well taken care of. with many ready nutrition with many good things We must be ready.”

Pep is expected to rotate his squad for the FA Cup semi-final against Sheffield United, but the Spaniard has highlighted the player’s problems as not just the “society” of strength