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 have signed James Rodriguez on a two year loan deal from Real Madrid, with an option to buy. The Colombian won the golden boot at the 2014 World Cup but has fallen out of favor with the European champions.
Since he turned up in MLS a couple of months ago, the Chicago Fire have started winning games. Despite the fact that he is a World Cup winner, Bastian Schweinsteiger is enjoying the luxury of anonymity in the Windy City.
Goals either side of the half-time break from Max Meyer and Serge Gnabry helped Horst Hrubesch's side to the first three points of the tournament. Germany will take on Denmark in their second group game on Wednesday.