Media Balls: Manchester City’s new manager after Pelligrini is sacked is…
Transfer Balls: It’s time to talk about Manchester City’s next manager.
Today The Daily Star reports that Man City are looking to sack Manuel Pellegrini and replace the affable Chilean with current Bayern Munich boss Pep Guardiola.
No, not Diego Siemone, as reported in the, er, Daily Star:
The media really do want Pelligrini out:
March 13, 2015, TalkSport: “Manuel Pellegrini will be sacked this summer if Manchester City fail to land the Premier League title.”
Apr 10 2015, The Independent: Can Man United get Manuel Pellegrini sacked?
April 13, 2015, the Guardian: “Manchester City could sack Pellegrini before end of season”
April 13, 2015, Daily Star: “Patrick Vieira could be made caretaker-boss of Manchester City if the club decide to sack Manuel Pellegrini.”
April 15, 2015, The Times: “Manchester City are not targeting Jürgen Klopp in the event that Manuel Pellegrini is sacked as manager”
May 3, 2015, Mirror: “Manchester City MUST sack Manuel Pellegrini if they want to win the title back next season”
May 9, 2015, The Metro: “Bayern Munich coach Pep Guardiola ‘agrees to sign for Manchester City’”
And he’s replaced by…
May 15, 2015, Daily Express: “Chelsea hero Carlo Ancelotti AGREES summer move to Manchester City”