Barca is open to Pep Guardiola return on October 13, 2018 Barcelona president josep maria bartomeu has reveal that the door is always open for Pep Guardiola to return to the club. Guardiola spent four years incharge of the club between 2018 to 2012, leading the club to 14 trophies including two champion leagues . the spanish has since move on to bayern Munich and manchester city, where he has hinted that he want to finish his career at barcelona’s famed la masia academy.an bartomeu is happy to fulfill. I read a few days ago he is planning in the future to go back to barcelona and maybe take care of la masia. I think it’s good news for our club that he could do that one day , bartomeu told the times. He knows the door is always open for him. Even when he told us he wanted to leave in 2012, we suggested to him he could take of la masia. He preferred a clean break. Nobody told him to leave barca. He could come back to barca he knows.