Manchester City Opens Contract Talks With Pep Guardiola
According to The Times, the Spaniard’s present contract will keep him at the Etihad Stadium until 2019 but, and the club’s hierarchy are eager to tie him down for a further year.
The ex Barcelona and Bayern Munch head coach, who guided City to Premier League and EFL Cup success this season, is said to be contented in Manchester and open to the possibility of extending his stay until 2020.
Guardiola took over at the Sky Blues in 2016, entering a three-year contract worth £15m per season.
Recent reports hint that the club will hand him a £200m transfer kitty this summer to pay for his defence of the Premier League title and launch a fresh assault on the Champions League.