Pep Guardiola

1971 - Today

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Josep "Pep" Guardiola Sala (Catalan pronunciation: [ʒuˈzɛb ɡwəɾðiˈɔlə]; born 18 January 1971) is a Spanish professional football manager and former player, who is the current manager of Premier League club Manchester City. He is often considered to be one of the greatest managers of all time and holds the records for the most consecutive league games won in La Liga, the Bundesliga and the Premier League.Guardiola was a defensive midfielder who usually played in a deep-lying playmaker's role. He spent the majority of his career with Barcelona, forming a part of Johan Cruyff's Dream Team that won the club's first European Cup in 1992, and four successive Spanish league titles from 1991 to 1994. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pep Guardiola has received more than 13,527,127 page views. His biography is available in 69 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 66 in 2019). Pep Guardiola is the 22nd most popular coach (down from 17th in 2019), the 150th most popular biography from Spain (down from 146th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Spanish Coach.

Pep Guardiola is most famous for being the manager of Manchester City Football Club. He is also the most successful manager in the history of FC Barcelona, with 14 titles.

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Among coaches, Pep Guardiola ranks 22 out of 329Before him are Vicente del Bosque, Guus Hiddink, Ernst Happel, Carlo Ancelotti, Marcello Lippi, and Carlos Alberto Parreira. After him are Otto Rehhagel, Arrigo Sacchi, Claudio Ranieri, Joachim Löw, Valeriy Lobanovskyi, and Michael Laudrup.

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Among people born in 1971, Pep Guardiola ranks 6Before him are Tupac Shakur, Justin Trudeau, Elon Musk, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, and Jared Leto. After him are Anna Netrebko, Julian Assange, Winona Ryder, Jeremy Renner, Idina Menzel, and Mark Wahlberg.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Pep Guardiola ranks 150 out of 2,595Before him are Almanzor (930), Inês de Castro (1325), Buenaventura Durruti (1896), Diego de Almagro (1475), Enrique Iglesias (1975), and José Antonio Primo de Rivera (1903). After him are Abd al-Rahman II (788), Henry II of Castile (1334), Ferdinand I of Naples (1423), Enrique Granados (1867), Alfonso XI of Castile (1311), and Ibn Hazm (994).

Among COACHES In Spain

Among coaches born in Spain, Pep Guardiola ranks 3Before him are Luis Aragonés (1938) and Vicente del Bosque (1950). After him are Tito Vilanova (1968), César Rodríguez Álvarez (1920), José Villalonga Llorente (1919), Rafael Benítez (1960), Unai Emery (1971), Juande Ramos (1954), Benito Floro (1952), Ramón Encinas (1893), and Baltasar Albéniz (1905).

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