In the Summer of 2015, Raheem Sterling joined Manchester City in a deal worth up to £49million; many fans were expecting big things from the then 20-year-old. However, things didn’t exactly take off.
In his first season at the club under Manuel Pellegrini, Raheem Sterling received considerable criticism in the media and by rival fans, this season, however, under a new coach he seems to be nearing back to his ‘old’ self.
So far this season Raheem Sterling has done nothing but impress time and time again, a stark contrast to his previous season under Manuel Pellegrini. Many people, including Sterling himself, have put the blame on Pellegrini for his dip in form as spoken here on ESPN.
Ever since Guardiola’s arrival we have seen an entirely new Sterling, similar to his early days at Liverpool – prompting us at Inside MCFC to ask the question, what five things have lead to Sterling’s improvement?