Cape Town - Bayern Munich coach Pep Guardiola revealed that
it may be two-years before he takes a job in the English Premier League.
According to SkySports, the former Barcelona boss admits that he will first return to his native country [Spain] before making a decision to
move to England.
Guardiola confirmed during the Bundesliga’s festive season
break that his time at Bayern is set to come to an end when the current
season comes to a close and that the EPL is his next challenge.
"When I sign a contract I will announce it
immediately," said the two time Champions League winning manager.
"Maybe it will be two years until I will coach a team
"I am very happy about my experience in Munich. I am working until
my last second here.
"After that I will go home and wait to see if it is
possible to move to England or not. If it's not, then I won't."
Guardiola’s latest comments suggest that he may wait for the
Manchester United job to become available as Louis Van Gaal’s contract will
expire at the end of the 2016/2017 season.
However, the highly successful Spanish mentor has been strongly
linked with the Manchester City job as Manuel Pellegrini is set to step down
for the former Barcelona midfielder.
Reports suggest that Pellegrini will then take up a job at
Chelsea, who has since sacked Jose Mourinho as their manager.
The former FC Porto boss has also been linked with a move
to Old Trafford as well as the Real Madrid job.
In recent events Manchester United fans have been calling
for Van Gaal’s head and are relishing the prospect of Guardiola taking over at