World Cup 2022. Guardiola sticks to Manchester City and does not think about coaching Brazil
The dismissal of coach Tite caused many speculations about his possible successor, amid several nominations from local and international coaches after the elimination of samba from the penalty shootout World Cup against Croatia in the quarter-finals of the Qatar 2022 World Cup.
The phenomenon revealed Brazilian Ronaldo entry of the Football Association in his country in negotiations with Guardiola to take over the coaching of the samba team, before the Spanish coach renewed his contract with Manchester City.
The Spaniard Pep Guardiola, Manchester City coach, the dream of the Brazilian Football Federation, and had already made contact with him 3 years ago, and with the departure of Tite returned the dream again and try again to convince him to coach the samba team.
The newspaper “Mundo Deportivo” that Guardiola is not thinking of leaving Manchester City or coaching the Brazil national team for several reasons.
El Mundo added, the most prominent reasons remain the satisfaction felt by Guardiola at Manchester City, where he recently extended his contract until 2025 on comfortable financial terms, as well as his good relationship with the management of the English club, and playing in the Premier League, which is the best league in the world.
The Brazilian federation will determine Tite’s successor in January 2023, while the Brazilian national team will start its official campaign in March 2023 with the possibility of starting the 2026 World Cup qualifiers.