Manchester City has confirmed that Outgoing Bayern Munich coach Pep Guardiola will be taking over from Manuel Pellegrini at Manchester City from the end of the season after Pep agreed a three-year deal.
“Manchester City can confirm that in recent weeks it has commenced and finalised contractual negotiations with Pep Guardiola to become MCFC head coach for the 2016/17 EPL season onwards,” the club said in a statement.
“The contract is for three years. These negotiations were a re-commencement of discussions that were curtailed in 2012.
“Out of respect for Manuel Pellegrini and the players, the club wishes to make its decision public to remove the unnecessary burden of speculation.