Pep Guardiola Named Bayern Munich Manager

Josep "Pep" Guardiola

Pep Guardiola Named Bayern Munich Manager

Josep "Pep" Guardiola i Sala is a Spanish football manager who will become manager of the German club Bayern Munich at the start of the 2013–14 season.

Guardiola will become the highest-earning manager in the club's history – with a separate sponsorship deal with Adidas, Bayern's kit supplier – at around €10m (£8.3m) a year.

There are some major disappointments in the top tier Premier League clubs after Pep Guardiola, reportedly the most coveted coach in world football, turned down offers for a move to England and was confirmed as the next manager of Bayern Munich.

The former Barcelona coach, who is on a year-long sabbatical in Manhattan after leaving Camp Nou last summer, has agreed a three-year deal with the Bundesliga club and will replace Jupp Heynckes on 1 July.

José Mourinho will have a stronger negotiating position should he end up leaving Real Madrid at the end of the season.

Chelsea are expected to seek a permanent successor to Rafael Benítez and Roberto Di Matteo.

Jose Mourinho considered offers from well funded Paris Saint-Germain, Chelsea, Man City, Arsenal and Man United - as well as Milan and Roma in Serie A.

Guardiola won three La Liga titles and two European Cups, together with two Fifa Club World Cup titles and two European Super Cups, in his stunning four-year term as Barcelona boss. The 13 trophies won in that time established him as the most successful coach in the Barca's history.

"There were contacts with clubs which were close, and others which were put on hold until a decision was taken," said his agent, Josep Maria Orobitg. "He chose Bayern because of all the teams from which he had offers it was the best."

Get in on the action early - buy tickets to watch Bayern Munich live this season! Bayern Munich football tickets are for sale online for all upcoming matches.

Bayern Munich tickets

Buy Bayern Munich v Greuther Furth TicketsStuttgart v Bayern Munich Tickets, and FSV Mainz 05 v Bayern Munich Tickets.

About blog/livefootballtickets.com

Welcome to blog/livefootballtickets.com, the world's premier blogsite for the lastest and most relevant news and football tickets. Follow links to buy football tickets for your favorite team or league including the English Premiership, Serie A, La Liga, FA Cup, Champions League Final tickets and more football tickets.

The 2012-13 football season is at the start of the second half! We have football tickets available for all games in England and Europe. There are some great football matches coming up including England Premier League and Champions League games. Also, the World Cup 2014 qualification games have been announced after the draw so buy your World Cup 2014 tickets or friendly football tickets such as England v Brazil tickets here. Buy football tickets now securely online and be part of the live action!

Football Tickets Available Now

Football Tickets - English Premiership 2013
Football Tickets - Spanish La Liga 2013
Football Tickets - Italian Serie A 2013
Football Tickets - Bundesliga 2013
Football Tickets - Dutch League 2013
Football Tickets - English FA Cup 2013
Football Tickets - Carling Cup: Capital One Cup Tickets 2013 
Football Tickets - World Cup 2014 Qualifiers
Football Tickets - Champions League Tickets 2013

Champions League Hot Tickets For Sale Now!

Man Utd v Real Madrid tickets: 05 March 2013
Real Madrid v Man Utd tickets: 13 Feb 2013
Arsenal v Bayern Munich tickets: 19 Feb 2013
Bayern Munich v Arsenal tickets: 13 March 2013
Barcelona v Milan tickets: 12 March 2013
Celtic v Juventus tickets: 12 Feb 2013
Juventus v Celtic tickets: 06 March 2013

Live Football Tickets.com offers a 100% order guarantee, excellent customer service and a highly secure football ticketing website. Live Football Tickets.com provides football tickets including Champions League tickets and FA Cup tickets and football hospitality packages. You can book your football hospitality or football tickets online through a secure booking system or by calling the football ticket hotline.