Manchester: Manchester-based club today announced their current manager will remain only to this season’s end. Former FC Barcelona and current Bayern Munich manager will replace the Chilean next season.
Pellegrini joined City in 2013 and, under him, they have won the German giants Munich, and a 2-time winner with Barcelona, has signed a 3-year contract with Manchester City. Guardiola also won 4 La Liga titles with Barcelona, winning 14 trophies with them in total in 4 years and making him their most successful manager. He has suffered just 19 managerial defeats in 239 league matches.and the . Guardiola, winner of 2 titles and 1 with the
Pellegrini has managed 64 victories out of 99 games in the Premier League — only José Mourinho has a better record from his first 99 Premier League matches. Manchester City are currently second in the league table and in the fifth round of the . Pellegrini was, the announcement noted, in full support of announcing the change.
He is one of the best managers in the world, no doubt about this.
— Jürgen Klopp, Liverpool manager
Former Manchester City player Liverpool FC manager , who previously coached Munich rivals , praised Guardiola saying, ‘He is one of the best managers in the world, no doubt about this […]’ Pep won everything in Spain, nearly everything in Germany, so I think he wants to win everything in England, that is clear.”, in remarks to , said “He’s the hottest manager out there. Every club would want him. “
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