Pep Guardiola watches Manchester City's youth teams and even goes to training... his Barcelona B experience makes him a leader, not just a manager
There is a renewed energy and motivation amongst the academy staff at Manchester City and perhaps they need to thank the club they play on Wednesday evening in the Champions League.
They can even go and play homage at the mini-stadium opposite the Nou Camp, the mini stadium which is now replicated at the Etihad, complete with walkway to the main stadium.
It is of course there where Pep Guardiola took his baby steps in club coaching in the 2007-08 season, with Barcelona B. And it still feels extraordinary when you reflect on the fact that even 10 years ago Guardiola hadn't started his... read more
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