Searching for Pep’s magic method…Pep Guardiola is, without a doubt, the most successful soccer coach and teacher of the last 10 years. He revolutionized FC Barcelona and formed a team that was one of the best in the history of the sport. Now he follows Jupp Heynckes as coach of Bayern Munich and faces the pivotal question: Will he be able to keep the team’s quality or even improve it?
Pep has become a legend, and in order to understand this, it is necessary to see behind the curtain and understand the man who constitutes the Guardiola System. Miguel Angel Violán draws a complete picture of Guardiola’s character and his leader skills. What are the key values and principles that form the basis of his method? How did he form a unit with such diverse soccer stars? Is his success based on hard work or talent? What can we learn from Pep? Pep Guardiola is harder to grasp than any other coach. Miguel Angel Violán manages to make the ‘unknown Guardiola’ better known and illustrates in many informing and amusing anecdotes: The Philosophy that Changed Soccer!