The current manager at Bayern Munich and Barcelona’s most successful manager is set to replace Manuel Pellegrini this summer. Pep Guardiola has accepted the three year contract with Manchester City as the manager of the club. According to the official statement by the club, the current manager, Pellegrini, who will leave on 30th of June, is fully supportive of the decision.
After much speculations and rumors, the club and the current manager finally decided to reveal the news. According to Pellegrini, he was aware of this decision a month before the official statement was released and nothing was decided behind his back.
The news has left the fans thrilled and they are excited to see what their new manager will bring to the club. But with all the excitement, Pellegerini’s success at the club should not be ignored. In his three years at the club, he managed to keep the Blues in the top two in Premier League. Moreover, he was able to bag both Premier league cup and Football League cup the same year he joined. The news doesn’t change the fact the Pellegrini is still in contention for the four trophies and is in charge.
Guardiola, being one of the most wanted coaches with a great history of bagging the top prizes is certainly going to bring amazing changes for the Blues. It is huge news for the fans, since the potential of the club after his joining will put the rest of the football world in fear.
We can’t wait to see Guardiola in EPL, and see how well the master of Tiki-Taka settles in English league.