Pep Guardiola closed the door to the possibility of directing the Blaugranas, after his name sounded in the electoral campaigns for the presidency of Barcelona
The Spanish coach Pep Guardiola, who is in his fifth season at Manchester City, rejected the possibility of returning to coach Barcelona, a stage that he has closed in his career.
Choice of Guardiola As a Barça coach, he is one of the electoral assets that some of the candidates for the presidency of Barcelona manage. In fact, Victor Font, one of them, commented days ago that if he is elected president he would like to have club legends like Guardiola.
“My time as Barcelona coach is over. There are things that you have to do once in your life. I will return to my city to see the team, to enjoy the club, but nothing more. It’s clear,” he said Guardiola at the end of the match that Manchester City won in Sheffield (0-1).
Pep Guardiola won fourteen titles in four years when he was coach of the Barça team between 2008 and 2012. However, he intends to continue with the English team.
“There are incredible people who can assume the position of coach of Barcelona. Currently, for example, there is Ronald Koeman, who is an excellent coach. It’s over,” insisted the Spanish coach.
“I will return to my town to follow the team and watch games, but I am incredibly well and happy here. I still have the desire to do well and that is the most important thing. I intend to be here for more years,” said the City coach, who undertakes his fifth year with the English team, with whom he ends a contract at the end of this season.