Pep Guardiola oversees Bayern Munich  training   ahead of their Uefa Champions League Group E match against Manchester City at Allianz Arena. Photograph:  Alex Grimm/Bongarts/Getty Images

Pep Guardiola has stated no Bayern Munich player wants to join Manchester United despite the deposed champions having been interested in Thomas Müller(...)

The weekend before last, the two teams who contested last year’s Champions League final met in the German Cup Final in Berlin. FC Bayern agains(...)

Pep Guardiola: “I still have not managed to form the team according to my vision. It is after all my first year.” Photograph:   Marc Mueller

Bayern Munich coach Pep Guardiola took his season title tally to four when his team clinched the German Cup on Saturday with a 2-0 win over Borussia D(...)

Bayern Munich coach  Pep Guardiola issues instructions  during the Champions League semi-final defeat to Real Madrid at the  Allianz Arena in Munich, Germany. Photo:  Alex Grimm/Bongarts/Getty

It is at times like these when, for a manager, the world can seem a dark place. As methods are pilloried, tactics crucified and past glories forgot(...)

Manchester United’s Ryan Giggs is the right man to lead Manchester United, says former boss Alex Fergsuon. Photograph: Peter Powell / EPA

Alex Ferguson believes Ryan Giggs should become the next permanent Manchester United manager despite the club viewing the 40-year-old as lackin(...)

Former Barcelona coach Tito Vilanova (left), seen here with friend and predecessor  at the club Pep Guardiola, has died from throat cancer at the age of 45.  Photograph: Nick Potts/PA Wire

Lionel Messi led the tributes to his former coach Tito Vilanova, who has died of throat cancer at the age of 45. Vilanova led Barcelona (...)

 Alex Ferguson and David Moyes: Ferguson’s “hairdryer treatment” became the stuff of legend, whereas Moyes’s interest in management theory was seen by some as a sign of weakness rather than evidence of an inquiring mind. Photograph: Anna Gowthorpe/PA

The most poignant detail in the fall of David Moyes concerned his reading matter on the flight back home from his team’s Champions League defea(...)

Bayern Munich manager   Pep Guardiola  during a press conference ahead of their  Champions League quarter-final second leg match against Manchester United in  Germany. Photograph:Lennart Preiss/Bongarts/Getty Images

Bayern Munich coach Pep Guardiola expects Manchester United to park the bus when they come to the Allianz Arena. Bastian Schweinsteiger’s(...)

Bayern Munich head coach Pep Guardiola (centre) conducts a training session at the club’s training grounds at Saebener Strasse in Munich yesterday. Photograph: Sven Hoppe/EPA

For 20 minutes in 2010 Arsenal must have felt as if the pitch at the Emirates Stadium had been tipped towards their goal. The ball ju(...)

Migrant labourers work on a construction site  in Doha in Qatar.

Last June and a chirpy press release brought “news” of a fresh Fifa initiative: Fifa had agreed with the champagne producers, Taittinger, that its bra(...)