Pep Guardiola

Born: January 18, 1971 (age 45)

Height: 5'10.5" (180cm)

Hometown: Santpedor, Spain
Nationality: Spain Spanish

Bayern Munich head coach Pep Guardiola during a pre-season friendly on July 23, 2013
Career History
Senior2013-Bayern Munich
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Yaya Toure celebrates opening the scoring in fine fashion during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Aston Villa on March 5, 2016
Stevan Jovetic wants ex-Man City teammates Yaya Toure, Pablo Zabaleta at Inter
Former Manchester City striker Stevan Jovetic urges his ex-teammates Yaya Toure and Pablo Zabaleta to join him at Inter Milan.
15:53
Pep Guardiola follows the game during the Champions League round-of-16 second leg between Bayern Munich and Juventus on March 16, 2016
Manchester City-bound Pep Guardiola: 'Bayern Munich mole not my problem'
Bayern Munich boss Pep Guardiola accuses a dressing-room mole of trying damage the club.
15:21
 Mikel Arteta of Arsenal runs with the ball during the UEFA Champions League Group F match between Dinamo Zagreb and Arsenal at Maksimir Stadium on September 16, 2015 in Zagreb, Croatia.
Arsene Wenger: 'Mikel Arteta could join Pep Guardiola's staff at Manchester City'
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger reveals that Mikel Arteta could 'possibly' join Pep Guardiola's coaching staff at Manchester City.
09:45
Pep Guardiola follows the game during the Champions League round-of-16 second leg between Bayern Munich and Juventus on March 16, 2016
Ivica Olic: Pep Guardiola "won't be remembered" at Bayern Munich
Pep Guardiola's regime at Bayern Munich has been "a failure" and he "won't be remembered", according to the club's ex-frontman Ivica Olic.
May 5, 21:25
Bayern Munich forward Thomas Muller reacts after missing a penalty in the Champions League semi-final second leg against Atletico Madrid on May 3, 2016
Karl-Heinz Rummenigge: 'Bayern Munich deserved to reach Champions League final'
Bayern Munich chief executive Karl-Heinz Rummenigge claims that his side deserved to reach the final of the Champions League this season.
May 4, 21:27
Diego Simeone watches on during the Champions League quarter-final between Barcelona and Atletico Madrid on April 5, 2016
Dietmar Hamann urges Arsenal to chase Diego Simeone
Former Germany international Dietmar Hamann believes that Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone would be the perfect replacement for Arsene Wenger at Arsenal.
May 4, 19:52
Joe Hart takes a kick during the game between Watford and Man City on January 2, 2016
Manchester City's Joe Hart on Liverpool's radar?
Supposed uncertainty over Joe Hart's future at Manchester City reportedly alerts Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp, who is said to be in the market for a new goalkeeper.
May 4, 11:39
Bayern Munich's Spanish head coach Pep Guardiola watch proceedings during the German Cup DFB Pokal second round football match between VfL Wolfsburg vs FCB Bayern Munich in Wolfsburg, on October 27, 2015.
Pep Guardiola "very proud" of Bayern Munich players
Bayern Munich manager Pep Guardiola insists that he is "very proud" of his team despite their Champions League semi-final exit at the hands of Atletico Madrid.
May 3, 22:45
Antoine Griezmann celebrates after scoring for Atletico Madrid in the Champions League semi-final second leg against Bayern Munich on May 3, 2016
Result: Atletico Madrid hold off Bayern Munich to reach Champions League final
Atletico Madrid book their place in the final of the Champions League courtesy of an away-goals victory over Bayern Munich.
May 3, 21:41
Thomas Muller celebrates scoring during the Bundesliga game between Bayern Munich and Darmstadt on February 20, 2016
Team News: Bayern Munich start Thomas Muller, Diego Godin returns for Atletico Madrid
Thomas Muller starts for Bayern Munich, while Diego Godin returns for Atletico Madrid in their Champions League semi-final showdown at the Allianz Arena.
May 3, 18:43
Atletico Madrid goalkeeper Jan Oblak punches clear during the Champions League semi-final second leg against Bayern Munich on May 3, 2016
Live Commentary: Bayern Munich 2-1 Atletico Madrid (2-2 on aggregate, Atletico win on away goals) - as it happened
Relive Bayern Munich's 2-1 win over Atletico Madrid as the Spanish outfit hold out to reach the final of the Champions League on away goals.
May 3, 17:45
Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo watches on from the sidelines during his side's Champions League semi-final first leg against Manchester City on April 26, 2016
Preview: Real Madrid vs. Manchester City
Sports Mole previews the Champions League semi-final second leg between Real Madrid and Manchester City at the Bernabeu.
May 3, 17:08
Atletico Madrid players celebrate after Saul Niguez gives them the lead against Bayern Munich in their Champions League semi-final on April 27, 2016
Preview: Bayern Munich vs. Atletico Madrid
Sports Mole looks ahead to the second leg of the Champions League semi-final between Bayern Munich and Atletico Madrid at the Allianz Arena.
May 2, 23:55
Aymeric Laporte of Athletic Club in action during the start of the La Liga match between Getafe CF and Athletic Club at Coliseum Alfonso Perez stadium on October 28, 2013
Manchester City close in on Aymeric Laporte?
A report claims that Manchester City are on the verge of sealing a deal to secure the services of Athletic Bilbao defender Aymeric Laporte.
May 2, 21:14
Bayern Munich captain Philipp Lahm celebrates winning the Champions League at Wembley Stadium on May 25, 2013
Pep Guardiola heaps praise on Philipp Lahm
Bayern Munich captain Philipp Lahm is "one of the best right-backs in history", according to the club's head coach Pep Guardiola.
May 2, 20:55
Pep Guardiola follows the game during the Champions League round-of-16 second leg between Bayern Munich and Juventus on March 16, 2016
Bayern Munich's Pep Guardiola: 'You can kill me if we lose to Atletico Madrid'
Bayern Munich boss Pep Guardiola says "you can kill me" if his side lose to Atletico Madrid in the Champions League semi-finals.
Apr 29, 18:40
Bayern Munich's Spanish head coach Pep Guardiola watch proceedings during the German Cup DFB Pokal second round football match between VfL Wolfsburg vs FCB Bayern Munich in Wolfsburg, on October 27, 2015.
Pep Guardiola "not happy" with Bayern Munich display
Bayern Munich manager Pep Guardiola admits that he is unhappy with his side's display in their 1-0 Champions League semi-final defeat to Atletico Madrid.
Apr 27, 22:36
Saul Niguez celebrates after giving Atletico Madrid the lead against Bayern Munich in their Champions League semi-final at the Vicente Calderon on April 27, 2016
Result: Atletico Madrid hold out for first-leg lead over Bayern Munich
Atletico Madrid frustrate Bayern Munich to gain a 1-0 lead at the halfway stage of their Champions League semi-final tie.
Apr 27, 21:37
Thomas Muller celebrates scoring during the Bundesliga game between Bayern Munich and Darmstadt on February 20, 2016
Team News: Thomas Muller on Bayern Munich bench against Atletico Madrid
Thomas Muller is left out of Bayern Munich's starting lineup in the first leg of their Champions League semi-final against Atletico Madrid.
Apr 27, 18:38
Bayern Munich's Spanish head coach Pep Guardiola reacts as he holds a ball that went out of play during the UEFA Champions League football match between Arsenal and Bayern Munich at the Emirates Stadium in London, on October 20, 2015.
Live Commentary: Atletico Madrid 1-0 Bayern Munich - as it happened
Relive Atletico Madrid's 1-0 victory over Bayern Munich at the Vicente Calderon as the hosts gain a slender advantage in their Champions League semi-final tie.
Apr 27, 17:45
Pep Guardiola follows the game during the Champions League round-of-16 second leg between Bayern Munich and Juventus on March 16, 2016
Pep Guardiola wary of Atletico Madrid threat
Bayern Munich head coach Pep Guardiola is expecting a difficult test when his side come up against Atletico Madrid in the Champions League semi-finals.
Apr 26, 21:10
Bayern Munich's Spanish head coach Pep Guardiola watch proceedings during the German Cup DFB Pokal second round football match between VfL Wolfsburg vs FCB Bayern Munich in Wolfsburg, on October 27, 2015.
Pep Guardiola: 'Bayern Munich spell will be judged on Champions League'
Bayern Munich manager Pep Guardiola accepts that his spell in charge of the club will be judged on whether or not he wins the Champions League this season.
Apr 26, 20:49
General view of Vicente Calderon Stadium pitch and grandstands prior to start of the La Liga match between Club Atletico de Madrid and Real Betis Balompie on October 27, 2013
Preview: Atletico Madrid vs. Bayern Munich
Sports Mole previews the Champions League semi-final first leg between Atletico Madrid and Bayern Munich at the Vicente Calderon.
Apr 26, 18:01
Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates his second during the Champions League quarter-final between Real Madrid and Wolfsburg on April 12, 2016
Preview: Manchester City vs. Real Madrid
Sports Mole previews Tuesday's Champions League semi-final first leg between Manchester City and Real Madrid at the Etihad Stadium.
Apr 26, 12:07
Bayern Munich's French forward Kingsley Coman (L) celebrates scoring the 3-0 with Bayern Munich's Brazilian midfielder Douglas Costa (L) and Bayern Munich's Chilean midfielder Arturo Vidal during the German first division Bundesliga football match 1 FSV M
Bayern Munich's Kingsley Coman open to future move to Premier League
Kingsley Coman admits that he wants to play in the Premier League one day, but plans to stay at Bayern Munich when his loan spell from Juventus expires in 2017.
Apr 25, 16:19
Renato Sanches in action for Benfica on January 31, 2016
Manchester City join Renato Sanches hunt?
A report claims that Manchester City are ready to battle Manchester United for the services of Benfica's young midfielder Renato Sanches.
Apr 24, 09:31
Manuel Pellegrini celebrates with the League Cup trophy on February 28, 2016
Manuel Pellegrini: 'Even Champions League success wouldn't save my job'
Manuel Pellegrini believes that his work at Manchester City has been valued, but claims he was always likely to be replaced once Pep Guardiola came along.
Apr 22, 17:29
Bayern Munich's Chilean midfielder Arturo Vidal waves prior to the German first division Bundesliga football match FC Bayern Munich vs Hamburger SV at the Allianz Arena in Munich, southern Germany, on August 14, 2015
Referee apologises for giving Bayern Munich penalty against Werder Bremen
The referee who awarded Bayern Munich a penalty in their DFB-Pokal semi-final win over Werder Bremen following a dive from Arturo Vidal apologises for his mistake.
Apr 20, 16:48
Germany's forward Mario Gotze celebrates after scoring during a Group G football match between Germany and Ghana at the Castelao Stadium in Fortaleza during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 21, 2014
Mario Gotze could decide Bayern Munich future after Euro 2016
Bayern Munich star Mario Gotze reveals that he could decide his future after Euro 2016.
Apr 20, 14:38
Goalkeeper Manuel Neuer in action for Germany on July 13, 2014.
Manuel Neuer signs new five-year contract with Bayern Munich
German World Cup-winning goalkeeper Manuel Neuer signs a new five-year contract with Bayern Munich.
Apr 20, 09:39
Bayern Munich's defender Jerome Boateng celebrates scoring the 2-0 goal during the UEFA Champions League second-leg, Round of 16 football match FC Bayern Munich vs Shakhtar Donetsk in Munich, southern Germany, on March 11, 2015
Bayern Munich's Jerome Boateng could miss Champions League semi-final
Bayern Munich boss Pep Guardiola says that he is unsure whether or not Jerome Boateng will be fit for next week's Champions League semi-final first leg.
Apr 18, 16:03
Manuel Pellegrini gives orders during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Manchester City on April 16, 2016
Manuel Pellegrini blames Pep Guardiola news for Man City's drop in title race
Manuel Pellegrini blames Manchester City's drop out of the title race on the announcement of Pep Guardiola's appointment.
Apr 18, 09:44
Dortmund's Ilkay Gundogan kicks the ball during the first round of the DFB Cup match between SV Wilhelmshaven and Borussia Dortmund at Jade Stadium in Wilhelmshaven, Germany on August 3, 2013
Report: Manchester City agree Ilkay Gundogan deal
A report claims that Borussia Dortmund have agreed to sell German midfielder Ilkay Gundogan to Manchester City for £30m.
Apr 15, 19:50
Bayern Munich's Spanish head coach Pep Guardiola watch proceedings during the German Cup DFB Pokal second round football match between VfL Wolfsburg vs FCB Bayern Munich in Wolfsburg, on October 27, 2015.
Bayern Munich boss Pep Guardiola: 'Barcelona still the best'
Bayern Munich boss Pep Guardiola believes that Barcelona are still the best team in Europe, despite their Champions League exit to Atletico Madrid.
Apr 15, 14:38
Gary Cahill scores during the FA Cup game between Chelsea and Manchester City on February 20, 2016
Preview: Chelsea vs. Manchester City
Sports Mole previews Saturday's late kickoff between Chelsea and Manchester City in the Premier League.
Apr 15, 13:51
Kevin De Bruyne celebrates scoring during the Champions League quarter-final between Manchester City and Paris Saint-Germain on April 12, 2016
Manchester City to face Real Madrid in Champions League semi-finals
Manchester City draw Real Madrid in the Champions League semi-finals, while Atletico Madrid will face Bayern Munich in the final four.
Apr 15, 10:44
Arturo Vidal celebrates a goal during the Champions League quarter-final between Benfica and Bayern Munich on April 13, 2016
Result: Bayern Munich ease through to Champions League semi-finals
Bayern Munich book their place in the semi-finals of the Champions League for the fourth season in a row courtesy of a 3-2 aggregate victory over Benfica.
Apr 13, 21:39
Bayern Munich's Polish striker Robert Lewandowski (C) celebrates scoring during the German first division Bundesliga football match FC Bayern Munich vs FC Ingolstadt 04 in Munich, southern Germany, on December 12, 2015
Team News: Roberto Lewandowski drops to Bayern Munich bench at Benfica
Pep Guardiola leaves Robert Lewandowski on the Bayern Munich bench for Wednesday night's Champions League quarter-final second leg at Benfica.
Apr 13, 18:57
Arturo Vidal celebrates a goal during the Champions League quarter-final between Benfica and Bayern Munich on April 13, 2016
Live Commentary: Benfica 2-2 Bayern Munich (Bayern win 3-2 on aggregate) - as it happened
Relive the 2-2 draw between Benfica and Bayern Munich at the Estadio da Luz as Pep Guardiola's side ease into the semi-finals of the Champions League.
Apr 13, 18:44
Sergio Aguero is pursued by Village People fan Serge Aurier during the Champions League quarter-final between Manchester City and Paris Saint-Germain on April 12, 2016
Sergio Aguero: 'Champions League semi-final amazing for Manuel Pellegrini'
Sergio Aguero admits that his Manchester City teammates are pleased for outgoing manager Manuel Pellegrini as they progress to the Champions League semi-finals.
Apr 13, 12:52
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TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Bayern Munich32264275156082
2Borussia DortmundDortmund32245380314977
3Bayer LeverkusenB. Leverkusen32176952361657
4Borussia MonchengladbachBorussia M'bach321541363491449
5Hertha Berlin32147114140149
6Schalke 04Schalke32146124647-148
7Mainz 0532137124341246
8FC Koln321011113640-441
9FC Ingolstadt 04FC Ingolstadt 04321010123037-740
10Wolfsburg32109134348-539
11Hamburger SV32108143744-738
12Augsburg32910134048-837
13Hoffenheim32910133849-1137
14SV Darmstadt 9832811133650-1435
15Werder Bremen3297164965-1634
16Eintracht FrankfurtFrankfurt3289153351-1833
17Stuttgart3296174869-2133
RHannover3264222959-3022