The Welsh winger’s disappointment was evident, but he reflected with some pride at the way in which the young Blues performed with 10 men in the second half.
There’s no doubt in his mind as to whether Manchester City U19s can beat Barcelona in the UEFA Youth League semi-final.
The young defender will face his old club Barcelona in Switzerland.
Our U19s boss has called for his side to attack with vigour at the Colovray Stadium in Nyon, Switzerland.
The 18-year-old Academy graduate has pinpointed the middle of the park as the battle ground for deciding which way this game swings.
Daniel Grimshaw’s made good use of the time he’s spent with Pep Guardiola’s first team squad by doing just that.
Poveda, who was on the books at Barça’s La Masia academy between 2012 and 2014, is determined to focus on the job at hand when he faces his old teammates at the Colvoray Stadium in Nyon, Switzerland.
The Swiss striker scored his first goal against the Reds to put City ahead and was inches away from adding a second that would have sealed all three points.
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