The 27-year-old was one of City’s top players last season as they got a fourth Premier League title in five years, however he has consistently been connected with a transition to Barcelona throughout the course of recent years – and the Camp Nou outfit are supposed to be prepared to send a major bid City’s direction.
In front of City’s Premier League opener against West Ham on Sunday, Guardiola encouraged Silva to remain however admitted he wouldn’t obstruct the exit of any troubled player, similarly as with Gabriel Jesus, Raheem Sterling and Oleksandr Zinchenko recently.
“I said ordinarily, I was more than fulfilled to prepare the folks these years, I was open to working with Alex, Gabriel, Raheem. Three amazing characters,” he started.
“Toward the end, once in a while for the clubs, for the player, for the specialist, for some reasons some of the time you need to isolate our way – particularly the craving for the players. I have said commonly I maintain that players should be cheerful here and for us to attempt to do it together.
“I would cherish in the event that Bernardo could go on here since he’s a unique player for us all in the storage space, however I don’t have the foggiest idea what will occur. What will happen will occur.
“In the event that he stays, it is awesome. Assuming in the end he needs to leave it is on the grounds that football is this way, the clubs have an arrangement, the player has the craving and I won’t be the motivation to stop the longing.
“At the point when you are a football player your life is so short. You don’t understand and promptly it is finished. Simultaneously. I’m somewhat essential for the club. What the club chooses is acceptable for me.”
Silva’s future is supposed to be attached to that of Frenkie de Jong, who Barcelona desire to offload this mid year for over €80m – the kind of cash it would take to persuade City to head out in different directions from a person of Silva’s quality.
90min comprehends that Manchester United stay in converses with land the Dutchman yet Chelsea have gained ground in their endeavors to commandeer the exchange.