sport news A reunion with Pep Guardiola was 'never on the cards' for Thiago Alcantara

REVEALED: A reunion with Pep Guardiola was 'never on the cards' for Thiago Alcantara as Liverpool's new £25m star felt Bayern Munich experience was 'too intense' under Manchester City boss New Liverpool signing Thiago Alcantara was never planning on joining Man City City's Pep Guardiola brought Thiago to Bayern Munich from Barcelona in 2013 But a reunion in the Premier League was reportedly 'never on the cards' Instead Liverpool confirmed the signing of Thiago from Bayern Munich

By Jack Kinnersley For Mailonline

Published: 19:01 BST, 18 September 2020 | Updated: 19:18 BST, 18 September 2020

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New Liverpool signing Thiago Alcantara was never planning on reuniting with Pep Guardiola at Manchester City.

The Spanish coach brought Thiago to Bayern Munich from Barcelona in 2013 after working together at the La Liga club.

But according to the Athletic a reunion in the Premier League was 'never on the cards'.

New Liverpool signing Thiago Alcantara was never planning on reuniting with Pep Guardiola

New Liverpool signing Thiago Alcantara was never planning on reuniting with Pep Guardiola

The Spain international won three Bundesliga titles with Guardiola whilst in Germany

The Spain international won three Bundesliga titles with Guardiola whilst in Germany

'They had a good professional relationship but as with many players under Pep's management, the experience together was too intense. 

'Very, very few go running back to him,' one

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