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How Luck Played A Massive Role In Josep Guardiola's Success At Barcelona

Josep Guardiola's managerial career couldn't have got off to a better start. Winning six trophies, including the Champions League, in his first year as the coach of Barcelona has made him one of the most sought after managers in world football.

Even Sir Alex Ferguson, Manchester United's legendary manager, took 12 years to win Europe's elite trophy—Champions League. In comparison, Guardiola's instant success was enviably glamorous.

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karim4348d ago

I Bet This Year He Won't Win Anything....Maybe Copa del Rey

kulka4348d ago

I still think he had some luck but he is a great manager who helped some younger players break through he will win the league Real are a good team but Barca will beat them in the next El Classico but I can predict a race untill the very end

EatSleepPlay4348d ago

in the champions league against chelsea he was very lucky

karim4348d ago

you're right :P God i hate tom henning ovrebo.....and iniesta

Leio4348d ago (Edited 4348d ago )

He had a lot of luck, started with the team he got handled over from Rijkard.

I dont know about his management skill since Barcelona is crowded with disciplined and world class players but he did a terrible job lately with all transfers :/

karim4348d ago

yeah ibrahimovic and chygriniski "unfit" to their play system the only good player he bought is david villa and barca wanted him before pep was their manager