Heart Of Football

Heart of Football: Start of a riveting rivalry between two obsessive managers

When Pep Guardiola and Maurizio Sarri dined in Milan two months ago, they were men of different leagues.

When they embrace at Wembley Stadium today, they start a rivalry that Guardiola personally recommended.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on August 05, 2018, with the headline 'Start of a riveting rivalry between two obsessive managers'. Print Edition | Subscribe