Pep Guardiola, Manchester City, Barclays Manager of the Month
Man City head coach picks up award for first time after three wins from three in Februay
Pep Guardiola has been recognised for Manchester City’s perfect Premier League record in February by claiming the Barclays Manager of the Month award.
Man City won all three of their Premier League matches, scoring eight goals and conceding one.
They began the month with a 4-0 victory at West Ham United and went on to secure a late 2-1 home win over Swansea City before triumphing 2-0 at AFC Bournemouth.
February’s Barclays Manager of the Month: Pep Guardiola
Man City head coach claims award after three wins out of three
It is the first award for Guardiola since his arrival in the Premier League last summer. He is the first Man City head coach to be honoured since Manuel Pellegrini in August 2015.
The 46-year-old was selected by a combination of votes from a panel of experts and the public, from a four-man shortlist that featured Manchester United’s Jose Mourinho, Tony Pulis, of West Bromwich Albion, and Chelsea head coach Antonio Conte.