Social media is abuzz today with rumours of a possible contract extension for Pep Guardiola at Manchester City. The alleged extension would be for three more seasons. That would keep Pep in Manchester through the end of the 2025/26 season. It would mark a full 10 seasons as the head man at City.
In his time at the Etihad, Pep has taken City from a title contending upstart to a perennial Premier League favorite. Guardiola was brought in partly to win a Champions League title, but also to mold the City system to his style of football. In his time, he has made Man City a highly desired destination for top players, most recently attracting the world’s most exciting young player in Erling Haaland. Now that the Norwegian has arrived, why would Pep want to leave?
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