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Guardiola Has Gone Back To Bayern To Poach Thiago’s Signature

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - APRIL 01: Pep Guardiola head coach of Bayern Muenchen at the end of match during the UEFA Champions League Quarter Final first leg match between Manchester United and FC Bayern Muenchen at Old Trafford on April 1, 2014 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Pep Guardiola is in advanced talks to bring Bayern Munich midfielder Thiago Alcántara to Manchester City, according to a report in Spanish newspaper El Confidencial. If the deal goes through, it would be the third time the player has linked up with Guardiola. Thiago made his debut at Barcelona under the Spaniard and was also his first signing when he took charge of Bayern back in …

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Tactics Truck: Guardiola Tactical Tweaks Lead To Bayern Munich Rout

Arsenal’s 2-0 victory at home to Bayern Munich a fortnight ago was built on the foundation of a solid defence, married to a relentless counter-attacking determination to prevail upon the German champions’ poor defensive transitions. That Tuesday night, in the Emirates, the Gunners lined up in a defensive 4-5-1, preventing their much-vaunted opposition from playing through. Munich’s deep lying-playmaker, Xabi Alonso – …

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VIDEO: That Thiago Alcantara Kung Fu Kick

Call it a Nigel De Jong (probably), call it an Eric Cantona (not so much), whatever your preference, Thiago Alcantara was pretty bold last night. Former Barcelona man, Thiago made his long-awaited return to action last weekend in Bayern Munich’s win away at Borussia Dortmund in the Bundesliga, coming on as a late substitute. The appearance ended a year of …

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