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Reports: Pep To Become The Highest Paid Manager In Football

Reports: Manchester City's Pep Guardiola To Become The Highest Paid Manager In Football

By David Kappel - Apr 09, 2018 09:00 PM @kappilinho

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola will reportedly become the highest paid manager in football after agreeing a new deal worth a whopping £20 million a year.

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According to the Daily Mirror, the Spaniard has agreed a one-year extension to his current deal and will now be staying at the Etihad Stadium until at least 2020.

Guardiola is believed to have met City owner Sheikh Mansour and chairman Khaldoon Al Mubarak in Abu Dhabi last month, and confirmed to the club's bosses he will sign the new contract.

Terms had reportedly already been agreed upon in Manchester, but the 47-year-old wanted to tell the owners in person that he is keen to stay.

All that's left is for Guardiola to officially put pen to paper on the reported record deal, worth £20 million (R343 million) a season.

Read: Pep: What I Told Pogba After Derby Defeat

His suggested salary will see Guardiola climb from his current position as the second highest paid football boss to first position, overtaking China national team coach Marcello Lippi.

Do you think Guardiola is the best manager in the game? Have your say in the comments section below.


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magomane Joined: 15 Feb 2010
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magomane Apr 10, 2018 11:32 AM
Let witness it at next season
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Boris Becker Joined: 23 May 2017
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Boris Becker Apr 10, 2018 09:34 AM
What he did to Man City is unbelievable. Absolutely fantastic! I'm waiting to see his character tonight against Liverpool. He's not out of it yet!
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michy Joined: 10 Apr 2018
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michy Apr 10, 2018 06:57 AM
He deserves it simply Bcz he is the best and take a look at what he have done to man city , everything he touch turns into gold ,he likes to create his own stars that's y the likes of yaya can't play pep knows his job very well
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Master25 Apr 10, 2018 06:47 AM
I don't understand how a national team coach whose team plays once every few months can earn so much more than club coaches who play every week.
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Fakugezi Apr 09, 2018 11:55 PM
Yes he is the best he deserve dat salary
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Ltido@kby Apr 09, 2018 11:44 PM
I personally think coaches need to be earning so much. These guys are always looked down upon. yet when anything goes wrong, all the fingers points to them.. Look at that Cow called Moon for instance, instead of scoring the penalty, he choses to send the ball to Mars which apparently hasn't officially landed yet. Who gets blamed? poor coach Mr Kiwi... Ja neh... football will kill you
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Chicharito07 Apr 09, 2018 09:26 PM
He is one of the Best managers in the game

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