Seydou Keita: Garcia and Pep have similarities

Roma midfielder Seydou Keita praised manager Rudi Garcia and admitted the Frenchman has some similarities to Pep Guardiola:

“Guardiola spoke well of me because he always recognized my work for the team. Garcia is similar: he also likes his teams to play well, having possession and managing the game. They have the same belief: the results are centered through the game.”

The Editor of, John has been covering Italian football as a freelance journalist for over 10 years and has appeared in various publications including,, and ESPN.