According to Claudio Ranieri, Serie A should ‘increase the pace of the game’ if they want to be competitive, but he thinks Pep Guardiola is going to ‘sooner or later come to coach in Serie A’.
after two years of being at the helm there and expressed his outlook on the future of Italian football and the lack of success in European football recently.
We will be back, because I see signs of growth that cannot be obscured by the premature elimination of Italian teams,”
the former Leicester City boss told
La Gazzetta dello Sport
“A Serie A that sees the return of [Jose] Mourinho, of [Massimiliano] Allegri and perhaps also [Maurizio] Sarri, will certainly increase the visibility of our entire movement.
“Too bad for [Antonio] Conte, who has left Inter, but I’m convinced Guardiola will sooner or later come to coach in Italy too.
“There’s one thing we must do as soon as possible, however. We must increase the pace of the game. If we don’t do it, it’s difficult to be competitive.”