Well, we all saw that one coming.
On hearing the news that Pep Guardiola, current manager of Bayern Munich, is to replace Manuel Pellegrini to become the next manager of Manchester City, Twitter instantly turned into a frenzy of celebratory City fans, distraught United supporters, and a whole host of quick-witted joksters all wading in to share their 140-character thoughts on what might be the worst-kept secret in FA history.
Here's our pick of the best reactions so far:
Breaking news. Manchester City confirm the worst kept secret in football: Pep Guardiola will be their coach next season.— Gary Lineker (@GaryLineker) February 1, 2016
Pep signing for City has really messed up my day. His records at Barca & Bayern are unreal..he goes anywhere close to them heights & its😢😢— Rio Ferdinand (@rioferdy5) February 1, 2016
No question that Pep Guardiola's a world class manager, but there's one thing LvG has that he never will. A fringe.— Sam Homewood (@SamHomewood) February 1, 2016