Pep Guardiola has been named the LMA manager of the year
Manchester City won their first Premier League title since 2018. Pep Guardiola is the main man behind their successful campaign.
After having a wonderful season, Pep has been named the LMA manager of the year. The Spanish coach has won the PL and EFL Cup this season and has a clear opportunity to help Man City win their first ever UEFA Champions League trophy.
“I am delighted to win this award for the second time, but an award like this is only possible if a manager is surrounded by top professionals,” said Guardiola.
“My players have been fantastic – their dedication and professionalism never waver, even in a season that has been the most challenging we have ever faced.
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“And my staff are also deserving of the highest praise. I am so lucky to have a team of people who give everything they have every single day to make sure Manchester City are the best we can be.
“This award is dedicated to and shared with them.”
Sir Alex Ferguson hailed Man City’s boss, saying that he is a gifted manager and leader: “As well as being a truly gifted manager and leader, you always display admirable humility and composure and I am sure your family must be very proud of you.”
Pep signed a new contract at the Etihad Stadium until 2023 last November. He was appointed as City’s manager in 2016/17 season.
Man City will face Chelsea in the UCL final on 29th May. Chelsea could win their first UCL title since 2012.