(All pictures from FCBayern.de)
Pep Guardiola has a reputation for being one of football’s most stylish bosses, whether sporting a designer suit with skinny tie or rocking a checked shirt, jeans and trainers look on the touchline.
But following his decision to join Bayern Munich in the summer, it was only a matter of time before the cultured Catalan was asked to don traditional Bavarian dress and slip into a pair of lederhosen.
New arrivals at Bayern will sooner or later find themselves in leather breeches for promotional events or team excursions to Oktoberfest – and for Pep the opportunity to experience a bit of local culture came in a photoshoot for sponsor Paulaner.
So raise a glass for Guardiola, who we think looks rather dashing in the Bavarian getup...