Barca coach prepares for emotional farewell

May 05, 2012, 09:10 IST | PA Sport

Barcelona coach Pep Guardiola has promised his dethroned champions will continue to put on a good show as he prepares for an emotional farewell to the home fans in his final Primera Division match at the Nou Camp today.

The 41-year-old confirmed last Friday that he would step down at the end of the season. 

Pep Guardiola

Speaking ahead of his final game on home turf against local rivals Espanyol, when the club and fans will pay tribute to their departing coach — Guardiola insisted his players would not be distracted from their usual stylish brand of football.

“The fans will come to see a game of football and although we only have the cup left to prepare for, we will try to put on a good show.”

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