Guardiola - Montanier: first time head to head
The Barça and Real Sociedad managers will come face to face for the first time on Saturday at Real Sociedad. Both managers will be looking to win their second consecutive League game.
At 6 o'clock in the evening, and at a ground where FC Barcelona lost 2-1 last season, Pep Guardiola
and Philippe Montanier will come up against each other for the first time as managers of their
Montanier, a newcomer in the League
Born in Vernon (France), the manager of Real Sociedad recently joined the Spanish
League, from the French club Valenciennes. The 46 year old manager had previously managed Boulogne,
where he stayed for five seasons.
Arrival and settling in quickly
Montanier’s first game in Spain was pretty successful. His team, from San
Sebastian, started their campaign with a trip to Sporting, and the visitors took all 3 points back
home. Agirretxe was the author of their 2 goals, and they came away 2-1 winners.