According to the Manchester Evening News, Manchester City will have their manager, Pep Guardiola in the dugout. That is for their upcoming Premier League clash with West Ham.
Pep Guardiola was absent from the sidelines during Manchester City’s victories over Sheffield United and Fulham before the international break. This due to his recovery from surgery to address a long-standing back issue.
Guardiola has his sights on making his comeback in the match at London Stadium on Saturday, September 16. Meanwhile, and it appears that this plan is to become a reality.
Having Pep Guardiola in the dugout will serve as a significant morale boost for Manchester City ahead of this weekend’s match.
Will Pep Guardiola be present during City’s match?
According to an update Pep is to return to the UK on Wednesday. Hence, he will be present to support Manchester City’s preparations for their weekend fixture against West Ham United.
Pep Guardiola boasts an impressive track record against Manchester United over the years. Having won 13 out of 15 matches against them and losing just one, according to Transfermarkt.
Manchester City heads to East London in excellent form. Occupying the top spot in the Premier League with a perfect 12 points from 12 available.
West Ham has also made a strong start to the season, currently sitting among four teams closely pursuing Manchester City with 10 points.
The upcoming match at the London Stadium promises to be an intriguing contest, offering West Ham an opportunity to establish themselves as a serious contender early in the season. Pep Guardiola being there will surely help out City a lot.
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