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Ancelotti to replace Guardiola at Bayern

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Carlos Ancelotti (AFP)
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Berlin - Pep Guardiola will leave Bayern Munich as head coach at the end of the season and be replaced by Carlo Ancelotti, club chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge confirmed on Sunday.

"We appreciate everything Guardiola gave to our club and hope to celebrate a lot of success this season, especially as we know now he is leaving," Rummenigge said in a club statement.

"Carlo Ancelotti has had a lot of success as coach and has won the Champions League three times.

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