Pep Guardiola is able to signal a one-year contract extension at Manchester Metropolis after clinching the Premier League title.
Guardiola is near agreeing a deal which can take his keep on the Etihad Stadium to 2020 — and would match his four-year stint in command of Barcelona.
Guardiola has lengthy since been open to extending his £15million-a-year contract however didn’t need to enter talks till he had made a big mark on the membership.
Pep Guardiola is near agreeing a deal which can take his keep on the Etihad Stadium to 2020
The Manchester Metropolis supervisor has led his aspect to the Premier League title this season
The Premier League was his piece of main silverware and the 47-year-old’s inventory has by no means been greater after additionally lifting the Carabao Cup.
His all-conquering squad are anticipated to pocket as much as £10million in bonuses after being topped champions.
A few of Metropolis’s greatest hitters, resembling central midfielder Kevin De Bruyne, are due £500,000 following affirmation of their title win.
A brand new poster displaying Metropolis celebrating has been positioned on the entrance to the Etihad Stadium
Bonuses for successful the Carabao Cup are significantly smaller.
Metropolis are dedicated to wholesome remunerations after Guardiola’s squad ran away with the league and now have eyes on Chelsea’s document factors whole of 95 set underneath Jose Mourinho. Bonuses are usually agreed individually with every participant and written into their contracts.
The information of Guardiola’s intention to remain will solely add to the buoyancy at Metropolis. The Catalan signed a three-year deal when he arrived in 2016 and is having fun with Manchester along with his spouse, Cristina, and three kids — Valentina, Maria and Marius — who’ve settled in England and mastered the language.
Raheem Sterling relaxed along with his youngest little one, son Thiago, whereas on vacation within the sunshine
Sheik Mansour and chairman Khaldoon Al Mubarak are delighted with the progress made underneath Guardiola as Metropolis search out the very best variety of objectives scored in a Premier League season. They’re 10 behind the 103 scored by Chelsea in 2009-10 with 5 video games to play.
Mansour celebrated the third title of his nine-year possession alongside members of the family on Monday and hung out along with his supervisor whereas Metropolis have been over in Abu Dhabi for a warm-weather coaching camp final month.
Sportsmail understands that Guardiola relaxed a midnight curfew throughout that journey to Abu Dhabi. The five-day keep was largely used as a team-bonding train, with gamers thought to have been allowed out till 2am.
Kyle Walker posted this video of John Stones sporting a full white bunny costume on Monday
5 of Metropolis’s squad — Vincent Kompany, Fabian Delph, John Stones, Kyle Walker and Bernardo Silva — spent the hours after the title win partying with followers in Hale. They are going to elevate the trophy on the Etihad after the match in opposition to Huddersfield on Might 6, with a bus parade additionally deliberate.
Walker and Stones hit the golf course on Monday, with the latter sporting a bunny costume. Guardiola and his son, Marius, took half in what was described as a ‘pleasant four-ball’ with Tommy Fleetwood at Sandiway Golf Membership in Cheshire on Sunday.
Guardiola hopes to usher in gamers this summer time and is ready to land Underneath 18 midfielder Adria Bernabe from Barcelona, who’re livid on the prospect of shedding one other younger expertise to the Premier League. Metropolis are additionally eager on Vasco da Gama’s Paulinho, a 17-year-old who broke into their first group final yr.