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English clubs' hopes dashed as Pep Guardiola goes to Bayern Munich

Pep Guardiola guided Barcelona to two Champions League titles. Credit: R.SOLANA/CORDON/Press Association Images

The former Barcelona coach Pep Guardiola has agreed to become the new coach of German giants Bayern Munich, putting an end to rumours that he would be coming to manage in England. Guardiola had been linked with several top Premier League clubs including Chelsea.

The Blues are currently led by Rafa Benitez but his position is only Interim First Team Manager.