Pep Guardiola has broken Jose Mourinho’s English top-flight record after Manchester City beat Brighton and Hove Albion 3-0 in the Premier League encounter at the Etihad Stadium on Wednesday night.

Cityzen returned to the league summit courtesy of Riyad Mahrez, Phil Foden, and Bernardo Silva as defending champions move back to the top of the table, one point above title rivals Liverpool with six games remaining.

Mahrez set new record with a bang as Man City beat Brighton

Former Barcelona and Bayern Munich manager become the fastest coach to claim 250 victories in 344 matches across all competitions in the English top-flight club.

Guardiola has surpassed current AS Roma boss Mourinho, who reached the milestone in 396 matches during his time at Chelsea, Manchester United, and Tottenham Hotspur.

Kenny Dalglish (429 games), Arsene Wenger (433 games), and Don Revie (439 games) complete the top five on this list.

Guardiola will expect to add to his 250 triumphs when Manchester City hosts relegate threaten Watford on Saturday before welcoming Real Madrid to their semi-final first Champions League next Wednesday.

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