Barcelona president Joan Laporta desires Pep Guardiola to return to the membership, both as a supervisor, the place he beforehand held from 2008 to 2012, or sporting director.
La Blaugrana’s begin to life within the post-Lionel Messi period has been tough, with Barça taking eight factors from their opening 4 La Liga video games.
Ronald Koeman oversaw an unthinkable route one efficiency of their draw at house to Granada on Monday, and Barcelona look very in contrast to the Guardiola sides from final decade.
Now, El Nacional report Laporta ‘will do every little thing in his energy’ to convey the present Manchester Metropolis boss again to the membership, though the native publication admits it’s ‘virtually unattainable’.
Guardiola has beforehand insisted that his time as Barça’s head coach is a factor of the previous, however Laporta can also be prepared to suggest that he might take up a directorial position as a substitute. El Nacional instructed a hypothetical setup with Ajax’s Erik ten Hag as head coach and Guardiola alongside Mateu Alemany and Jordi Cruyff in assist upstairs at Camp Nou is possible.
Guardiola’s present Man Metropolis deal expires in 2023, and although he is created confusion over his future plans already this season – saying he’ll take a break after he leaves the Etihad Stadium however not placing a timeframe on it – Laporta thinks there’s an opportunity he might depart earlier than then.
City sit fifth within the Premier League desk after 5 video games, already three factors behind title rivals Man Utd, Chelsea and Liverpool. Guardiola not too long ago prompted a stir amongst Metropolis followers when he pleaded for extra supporters to attend house video games, doubling down that his assertion was open to interpretation however insisting he would stand down from his position if followers are sad with him.