Manchester City have affirmed that Pep Guardiola will assume control over this mid year to supplant Manuel Pellegrini, who will leave on 30 June, 2016. Today being the exchange due date day, City declared the news toward the end of Guardiola’s public interview. They discharged an announcement today which read:

Manchester City can affirm that as of late it has started and concluded contractual arrangements with Pep Guardiola to end up MCFC Head Coach for the 2016/17 EPL season onwards.

“The agreement is for a long time. These arrangements were a re-beginning of examinations that were diminished in 2012.

“Keeping in mind Manuel Pellegrini and the players, the Club wishes to settle on its choice open to evacuate the superfluous weight of hypothesis.

“Manuel, who is completely steady of the choice to make this correspondence, is altogether centered around accomplishing his objectives for the season ahead and holds the appreciation and responsibility of all included with the authority of the Club.”

Manchester United and Chelsea both needed the 45 year old Spaniard however he will now assume control at City this late spring.