Jurgen Klopp and Pep Guardiola. Getty Images

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has won the 2018/2019 League Managers’ Association manager of the year on Tuesday.

Concise News understands that Guardiola whose side won the league over the weekend saw off competition from Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp.

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This is the second time in three days that the former Barcelona gaffer has beaten his Liverpool counterpart as City claimed the domestic crown just one point ahead of the Reds.

City are on course to landing a domestic treble having won the League Cup with an FA Cup final on Saturday.

Guardiola topped the vote ahead of Jurgen Klopp, Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino, and Nuno Espirito Santo of Wolves, who finished seventh in their first season in the Premier League.