IMPERIUMDAILY.COM – BARCELONA – Barcelona began to have plans to change the coach for the 2020 season later. The target of the La Liga champions is Josep Guardiola, who is still in charge of Manchester City. That means, El Blaugrana wants to repatriate Pep, his nickname to Catalunya to become head coach.
Since last season, it was rumored that Barcelona would fire Ernesto Valverde. Barca management called disappointed by the inconsistency of Lionel Messi’s game and colleagues under the leadership of the coach.
Valverde’s contract will expire next summer. Barca reportedly will not renew the coach’s contract so they prepare a new coach.
Reported by Bola.net from The Express, this media claims that Barca have determined who is the successor to Valverde. They want to repatriate Pep Guardiola as their manager.
According to the report, Barcelona’s management has enormous confidence in Pep. The 48-year-old coach is no stranger to Barcelona. He spent four years dealing with El Blaugrana and presented many prestigious trophies for Barcelona.
Barca management that Pep is able to make El Blaugrana back dominant in Spain and Europe so they want to repatriate it to Catalunya.
The report claims that the opportunity for Barcelona to send Pep back to Camp Nou is quite large. The coach is reported to be leaving Manchester City at the end of the season. He took that step if he failed to offer the EPL or Champions League titles to The Citizens.
If that condition occurs, then Barcelona will be alert to accommodate it at Camp Nou. Guardiola’s contract at Manchester City will soon be over. His contract with the defending champions EPL will officially end in the summer of 2021.(bln/wan)