This is blasphemy.
Despite being incredibly sad since the CL Final, and for literally all of the 2019-20 campaign, it’s been fun as hell watching Sterling ascend to the level he’s currently at. It’s flat out insane to see what Pep’s done to make him what (I assume) every Englishman and/or City fan’s wet dream was from the start.
One thing that constantly kills me whenever I watch Mbappe play is knowing my default reaction to watching his on-field pace is, “Damn, I wonder what his 40 time would be?”
The last two years have been incredibly painful, almost solely because there’s been no signs pointing to anything but constant wheel-spinning. Berhalter has absolutely no ambition to be experimental at all, and like you said in the beginning of the piece, it’s making what was a promising youth movement regress in… Read more