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Rummenigge talks about his friendship with Man City boss

Sun 17 January 2021 | 13:43

Bayern Munich chairman has spoken about his relation with Guardiola and when the Spaniard left the club.

Pep Guardiola

replaced

Jupp Heynckes

in 2013. The Spaniard had a good run with

Bayern Munich

and managed to achieve seven trophies with the team.

In his three years with Bayern, Guardiola won 3 Bundesliga titles, the Club World Cup, the UEFA Super Cup and 2 DFB-Pokals.

Guardiola left the club On December 20, 2016.

Now, Bayern Munich CEO

Karl-Heinz Rummenigge

has spoken about his friendship with Man City boss.

"One evening I will always remember: In November 2015, at a meal together, he told me that he had to leave the club. He needed a new challenge. Pep played with open cards from the start. It was an emotional evening; he cried, I also shed tears. That was memorable for me.”

Rummenigge said

“Pep, today you had better leave your car behind and get yourself taken home.

“He is totally reliable, a great person with whom you can have great fun.

"Pep and I text each other, he's not a fan of WhatsApp. We wrote to each other on Christmas and New Year's Eve, we are in regular contact. A real friendship has developed.”


source: SportMob