Manuel Pellegrini is from the coming football season, coach of West Ham United.
Pellegrini on his way to West Ham.
The leadership of the English club reached with the 64-year-old Chileen an agreement on a contract for three seasons.
Pellegrini showed Saturday, his contract with the Chinese club Hebei China Fortune dissolve. Between 2013 and 2016, he already worked in the Premier League, as a coach of Manchester City. Pellegrini led the club in his first season to the championship title and picked up with City also, twice the League Cup. Pellegrini previously made a name in Spain, where he Villarreal, Real Madrid and Malaga under his wing.
At West Ham United is Pellegrini as the successor of David Moyes, who last week from the board was told that his contract is not renewed.
“Manuel is one of the most respected coaches in the world. We look forward to working together with him,” said David Sullivan, chairman of West Ham United. “He has been in England working, that is not unimportant. Manuel loves offensive football and knows all the best from his players.”