Pep Guardiola stays assured Raheem Sterling will commit his long-term future to Manchester Metropolis and signal a brand new contract.
The England worldwide’s present deal expires subsequent summer time and experiences on Friday claimed the 23-year-old was looking for a pay rise of round £100,000-a-week which might deliver him nearer in step with the membership’s high earners.
Sterling, who signed for Metropolis three years in the past from Liverpool, scored 23 occasions in all competitions throughout his facet’s file breaking Premier League title profitable marketing campaign final season and already has two objectives in three matches this time period.
Guardiola has been credited with enjoying an enormous position within the winger’s speedy progress and the Spaniard is hopeful Sterling’s future might be resolved quickly.
‘It’s well-known that we’re delighted with him, we want him to proceed.
‘After, it’s the membership and the agent. I’m not concerned. Typically these sort of issues want their very own time.
‘What’s essential is that Raheem and his folks understand how delighted we’re with him.’
Sterling pulled out of the England squad forward of the latest matches in opposition to Spain and Switzerland attributable to a again downside, however Guardiola confirmed he’s in competition to start out in opposition to Fulham on Saturday.