“The only one not sacked is Guardiola, but he’s still really young. Carlo Ancelotti has joked that it is only a matter of time before Pep Guardiola joins the “Sack Club”. The Italian won the double when he was Chelsea manager and guided Real Madrid to their 10th European Cup, but was eventually sacked by both clubs. “At Chelsea I won the double. Sacked. At Real Madrid I won La Decima. Sacked,” he said in an interview with The Times. Sport EN 14/05/2016 He points out that all the best managers have been sacked, though, and says Guardiola, for the time being is the only odd one out. “There is no manager in their career that is not sacked. “[Alex] Ferguson was sacked, [Marcello] Lippi sacked, [Fabio] Capello sacked, [Jose] Mourinho sacked, [Rafa] Benítez. “He has plenty of time. One day he will come into our club, the Sack Club.” Upd. at 13:46 CEST Ancelotti has been out of work since leaving Madrid at the end of last season, but he will take over from Guardiola at Bayern Munich in the summer.
August 6, 2020