Josep "Pep" Guardiola is the coach of Bundesliga soccer club Bayern Munich. He is considered one of the best and most sucessful coaches in the world.
Josep "Pep" Guardiola (born January 18, 1971) is a Spanish former footballer who is currently coaching German Bundesliga club Bayern Munich. As a player, he was a Spanish international, and his clubs included FC Barcelona, where he took up the position of head coach in 2008. Four years later, Guardiola took a sabbatical, having won 14 trophies during his tenure. In his first season at Bayern (2013-4), Guardiola managed to win the domestic double (Bundesliga, German Cup), as well as two minor continental competitions (UEFA Super Cup, FIFA Club World Cup). This page is a collection of recent DW content relating to the Catalan coach.
Bayern Munich face Turkish champions Besiktas on Wednesday, with the Bavarians holding a 5-0 lead from the first leg. But the Bayern coach has warned against complacency and predicts a difficult atmosphere in Turkey.
The Bundesliga's longest serving club look more doomed than usual, while Cologne have reverted to shooting themselves in the foot. At the other end, the only question is whether Bayern can break their own record.