Manuel Pellegrini

Born: September 16, 1953 (age 64)

Height: 6'0" (184cm)

Hometown: Santiago, Chile
Nationality: Chile Chilean

Manchester City's Chilean headcoach Manuel Pellegrini looks on before the UEFA Champions League football match Juventus vs Manchester City on November 25, 2015
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Career History
Managerial2004-2009Villarreal
2009-2010Real Madrid
2010-2013Malaga
2013-2016Manchester City
Sports Mole has 2,902 articles about Manuel Pellegrini. Articles 1 to 40:
Barcelona forward Lionel Messi celebrates scoring during his side's Champions League group game against Juventus at the Camp Nou on September 12, 2017
Hebei China Fortune plotting audacious bid for Lionel Messi?
Hebei Fortune are reportedly willing to hand over £626m to sign Lionel Messi, who they hope will follow in the footsteps of Javier Mascherano by making the switch.
Feb 7, 10:24
Javier Mascherano and his imaginary friend in the La Liga match between Barcelona and Malaga on November 19, 2016
Javier Mascherano signs for Hebei China Fortune
Former Barcelona centre-back Javier Mascherano completes a switch to Chinese Super League outfit Hebei China Fortune.
Jan 24, 13:27
Shakhtar Donetsk manager Paulo Fonseca pictured in September 2017
Five candidates for next Watford head coach
Marco Silva was sacked from his role as Watford head coach on Sunday morning, but who could the Hornets look to appoint as his replacement?
Jan 21, 14:08
Javier Mascherano and his imaginary friend in the La Liga match between Barcelona and Malaga on November 19, 2016
Javier Mascherano 'agrees Hebei China Fortune move'
Javier Mascherano agrees a deal to join Chinese Super League club Hebei China Fortune from Barcelona, according to a report.
Dec 19, 15:47
Sunderland manager David Moyes takes to the touchline before the English Premier League match between Sunderland and Everton at the Stadium of Light on September 12, 2016
David Moyes 'agrees West Ham United deal until end of season'
David Moyes reportedly agrees terms to take over as West Ham United boss until the end of the season should the Hammers sack Slaven Bilic.
Nov 6, 09:33
Claude Puel watches on during the Premier League game between Southampton and Manchester City on April 15, 2017`
Claude Puel in advanced negotiations with Leicester City?
Southampton will reportedly announce Claude Puel as their new manager on Wednesday afternoon, a little over a week on from sacking boss Craig Shakespeare.
Oct 25, 11:27
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Leicester City consider Matias Almeyda for vacant managerial job?
Leicester City reportedly identify CD Guadalajara boss Matias Almeyda as a potential replacement for Craig Shakespeare.
Oct 24, 13:42
Brendan Rodgers watches on during the Champions League game between Manchester City and Celtic on December 6, 2016
Dietmar Hamann: "Leicester City should go for Brendan Rodgers"
Liverpool legend Dietmar Hamann suggests that Leicester City should consider hiring Brendan Rodgers, who has taken Celtic as far as he possibly can.
Oct 22, 17:57
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Report: Manuel Pellegrini tops Leicester City managerial wishlist
A report claims that Hebei China Fortune manager Manuel Pellegrini has been lined up by Leicester City chiefs to succeed Craig Shakespeare at the King Power Stadium.
Oct 22, 16:58
Ronald Koeman is all smiles during the Premier League game between Everton and Liverpool on December 19, 2016
Why Everton are best placed to finish in fourth place in Premier League table
Everton weakened towards the end of the last Premier League campaign, but they should be best placed to finish in fourth position during the next campaign.
Jun 28, 18:29
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Crystal Palace 'hold talks with Manuel Pellegrini about managerial vacancy'
Crystal Palace reportedly open talks with former Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini regarding their managerial vacancy.
Jun 14, 12:43
Kelechi Iheanacho in action during the Champions League game between Manchester City and Celtic on December 6, 2016
Kelechi Iheanacho to join Hoffenheim on loan?
Manchester City forward Kelechi Iheanacho is reportedly set for a move to Bundesliga side Hoffenheim next season.
May 12, 15:52
Pep Guardiola watches on during the Premier League game between Southampton and Manchester City on April 15, 2017`
Pep Guardiola: 'Manchester City owners not happy with season'
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola admits that the club's owners "will not be happy" if he fails to match their expectations by missing out on a trophy this season.
Apr 21, 18:43
Pep Guardiola distractedly hugs Arsene Wenger after the Premier League match between Arsenal and Manchester City on April 2, 2017
Preview: Arsenal vs. Manchester City
Sports Mole previews the second of the FA Cup semi-finals at Wembley between Arsenal and Manchester City.
Apr 21, 15:41
A general shot of St Mary's Stadium prior to Southampton's Premier League clash with Chelsea on October 30, 2016
Preview: Southampton vs. Manchester City
Sports Mole previews Saturday evening's Premier League meeting between Southampton and Manchester City at St Mary's Stadium.
Apr 14, 13:08
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Pepe 'holding out for Manchester City, Paris Saint-Germain move'
Pepe has reportedly backtracked on his agreement to join Hebei China Fortune and is instead hopeful of linking up with either Manchester City or Paris Saint-Germain.
Apr 4, 20:16
Pep Guardiola watches on during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Burnley on January 2, 2017
Pep Guardiola coy on Joe Hart's future at Manchester City
Joe Hart's future at Manchester City will be decided "at the end of the season", according to the club's head coach Pep Guardiola.
Mar 10, 14:22
Joe Hart in action for Torino against Roma on February 19, 2017
Manchester City to let Joe Hart join top-six rival in summer?
Manchester City will reportedly let Joe Hart join a top six Premier League club in the summer.
Feb 21, 10:32
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Real Madrid's Pepe 'agrees China deal'
A report claims that experienced centre-back Pepe will leave Real Madrid to join Hebei China Fortune at the end of the season.
Jan 25, 15:57
David Silva in action during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Arsenal on December 18, 2016
Report: Manuel Pellegrini wants David Silva, Samir Nasri
Hebei China Fortune manager Manuel Pellegrini will raid former club Manchester City for David Silva and Samir Nasri in an £80m double swoop, according to a report.
Jan 20, 23:01
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Samir Nasri hails "incredible" Zinedine Zidane
Samir Nasri, currently on loan at Sevilla from Manchester City, reveals that he would welcome the chance to link up with Zinedine Zidane at Real Madrid.
Jan 12, 18:55
Wilfried Bony in action for Stoke City on September 10, 2016
Stoke City's Wilfried Bony linked with lucrative China move
Stoke City forward Wilfried Bony reportedly receives a big-money offer to join the Chinese Super League.
Jan 8, 12:20
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Hebei China Fortune 'lead Pepe race'
A report claims that Chinese Super League side Hebei China Fortune are at the head of the queue for Real Madrid centre-back Pepe.
Dec 27, 17:22
Lionel Messi in action for Barcelona during their La Liga clash with Granada at the Camp Nou on October 29, 2016
Chinese club 'makes €500m Lionel Messi offer'
Chinese Super League side Hebei Fortune reportedly make a €500m (£420.5m) offer to tempt Barcelona striker Lionel Messi to switch to the club.
Dec 16, 12:13
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Manuel Pellegrini: 'Alexis Sanchez is welcome at Hebei China Fortune'
Manuel Pellegrinii - now manager of Hebei China Fortune - says that Arsenal striker Alexis Sanchez would be welcome at the Chinese club.
Dec 16, 09:57
Alexis Sanchez in action during the Premier League game between Everton and Arsenal on December 13, 2016
Arsene Wenger: 'Nothing to add on Alexis Sanchez'
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger insists that there is "nothing more to add" on Alexis Sanchez, whose long-term future at the Emirates Stadium remains up in the air.
Dec 16, 09:45
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Manuel Pellegrini "will honour" Hebei China Fortune deal
Former Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini insists that he will "honour" his two-year contract at Hebei China Fortune.
Nov 11, 22:40
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Manuel Pellegrini: 'Manchester City wanted Pep Guardiola in 2013'
Former Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini reveals that current boss Pep Guardiola was in the frame for the job in 2013.
Nov 10, 20:18
Pep Guardiola during the Champions League match between Barcelona and Manchester City on October 19, 2016
Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola: 'I'll quit my job before I change my style'
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola says that he would sooner quit his job than alter his style of play.
Oct 21, 17:08
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Andres Iniesta backs Manchester City to win Champions League under Pep Guardiola
Barcelona star Andres Iniesta backs Pep Guardiola to transform Manchester City into kings of Europe, but not this season.
Oct 19, 10:15
Gerard Pique at a press conference after the Barcelona training session prior to their Champions League match against Manchester City on October 18, 2016
Gerard Pique: 'Manchester City now a different beast'
Barcelona defender Gerard Pique talks up Pep Guardiola's managerial qualities and says that his former boss has already turned Manchester City into a superior side.
Oct 18, 13:46
On-loan Torino goalkeeper Joe Hart shouts instructions to his defence during the Serie A match against Atalanta on September 11, 2016
Report: Joe Hart to leave Manchester City next summer
Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart is reportedly open to joining another Premier League club next summer as he feels betrayed by manager Pep Guardiola.
Oct 16, 12:09
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola gives instructions on August 24, 2016
Xavi: 'Pep Guardiola can win quadruple at Manchester City'
Xavi says that his former coach Pep Guardiola is capable of leading Manchester City to the quadruple this season.
Sep 21, 17:41
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Dimitri Seluk refuses to apologise to "king" Pep Guardiola
Dimitri Seluk says that he will not apologise to Pep Guardiola for the comments which have led to Yaya Toure's freezing out at Manchester City.
Sep 20, 17:16
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Eddie Howe: 'Bournemouth can't under-perform against Manchester City'
Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe admits that his side cannot afford to under-perform against Manchester City on Saturday afternoon.
Sep 15, 17:30
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Manchester City defender Eliaquim Mangala joins Valencia on loan
Manchester City defender Eliaquim Mangala joins Valencia on a season-long loan deal.
Aug 31, 17:06
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Hebei China Fortune appoint Manuel Pellegrini as new manager
Former Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini is appointed as the new boss of Hebei China Fortune.
Aug 27, 09:57
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Preview: Manchester City vs. West Ham United
Sports Mole previews Sunday's Premier League clash between Manchester City and West Ham United at the Etihad Stadium.
Aug 26, 14:00
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Manchester City midfielder Manu Garcia joins Alaves on loan
Newly-promoted La Liga club Alaves confirm the loan signing of Manchester City teenager Manu Garcia.
Aug 16, 13:07
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Pep Guardiola hails "important" Champions League ahead of Man City's playoff
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola says that he needs to 'convince' his players to understand how "important" the Champions League is this season.
Aug 16, 09:08

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