Italian giants AC Milan, who are badly struggling to perform according to their reputation since last few years, have joined the race for the signature of current Bayern Munich boss Pep Guardiola. The new owner of Rossoneri, Bee Taechaubol, is ready to beat the competition of Man City to get the Spaniard in the dugout of San Siro next season.

Pep Guardiola managed FC Barcelona between 2008 to 2012. During this hugely successful spell, the Spaniard won every major trophy with the Blaugrana.

Pep Guardiola took one year sabbatical after leaving FC Barcelona and joined German giants Bayern Munich as their head coach. However, Pep Guardiola has failed to convince his bosses during his two year spell at FC Hollywood as they are on verge of getting out from the semi finals of champions league for the second year in a row, at the hands of FC Barcelona.

English Premier League side Man City are said to be the favorites to land Pep Guardiola in July but Italian giants AC Milan have now joined the race for the signature of the philosopher coach.

AC Milan are struggling badly since last few years to perform according to expectations as current owner Sylvio Berlusconi doesna t have enough money to spend on the new transfers.

Thai businessman Bee Taechaubol is very close to acquire the ownership of AC Milan and he has some big plans for the club, which enjoys a huge fan base across the globe.

Pippo Inzaghi, who joined the club last year, has failed to perform according to the expectations and he is certain to leave the club in the summer.

And new owner Bee believes that the glorious past of AC Milan would help them beat the competition of Man City for the signature of Pep Guardiola.

Meanwhile, reports coming from England and Italy have also confirmed the entry of AC Milan in chase of Pep Guardiola.

Sunday Times has claimed in its story today that Pep Guardiola has been offered the managera s job at AC Milan by the thai businessman fronting a multi-million takeover of the troubled Serie A club.