FIFAs The Best Mens Coach award The candidates revealed

first_imgFIFA have released their shortlist of nominees for their annual Best Men’s Coach award with Pep Guardiola and Zinedine Zidane leading the wayIn only his second season at Manchester City, Guardiola led the club to a record-breaking domestic double in England last season with City becoming the first team to ever break the 100-point barrier in the Premier League, while also breaking another eight records in the process and finishing 19 points ahead of runners-up Manchester United.Meanwhile, Zidane led Real Madrid to an unprecedented third consecutive Champions League title and won the award last year.France’s World Cup-winning coach Didier Deschamps has also made the list after leading Les Bleus to only their second world crown and becoming only the third person to win the competition as both a player and a coach in the men’s game.England manager Gareth Southgate is perhaps the surprise candidate on the list after leading a young Three Lions squad past the group stages of the World Cup and into the semi-finals, where they narrowly lost out to Croatia after over 120 minutes of football.It was also England’s first appearance in the last four of the World Cup in 28 years.Sergio Ramos, Real MadridZidane reveals Sergio Ramos injury concern for Real Madrid Andrew Smyth – September 14, 2019 Zinedine Zidane has put Sergio Ramos’ availability for Real Madrid’s trip to Sevilla next weekend in doubt after withdrawing him against Levante.Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has also made the list after leading his side to the final of last season’s Champions League.Juventus’ Massimiliano Allegri, Croatia’s Zlatko Dalic, Barcelona’s Ernesto Valverde, Russia’s Stanislav Cherchesov, and Atletico Madrid’s Diego Simeone are the other names to have made the list.OFFICIAL | The nominees for #TheBest FIFA Men’s Coach 2018: Massimiliano Allegri Stanislav Cherchesov Zlatko Dalic Didier Deschamps Pep Guardiola Jurgen Klopp Roberto Martinez Diego Simeone Gareth Southgate Ernesto Valverde Zinedine ZidaneFor the period 3 July 2017-15 July 2018 pic.twitter.com/BTD5E48lXh— FIFA.com (@FIFAcom) July 24, 2018last_img

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