Football’s Best Managers Ever

By Peter C July 19, 2021

We have put together a list of the best football managers in the history of the round leather ball game.

Pep Guardiola

Pep is one of the most influential football bosses of all time, and he has proven that in Spain with Barcelona, in Germany with Bayern Munich, and in England with Manchester City.

The 50-year-old has won every major tournament in all the leagues he’s been to during his managerial career. He has been with Manchester City since 2016.

Alex Ferguson

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The 79-year-old coaching legend spent 26 years at Manchester United, becoming the coach with the highest number of titles in football’s history.

Bob Paisley

He spent nearly 10 seasons with Liverpool and became not just one of the greatest to manage the Reds but also one of the finest managers football has ever seen.

Paisley helped the club win many trophies during his time as a manager. However, Paisley died at the age of 77 in 1996.

Jose Mourinho

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The 58-year-old recently teamed up with AS Roma although he has enjoyed a scintillating managerial career which has seen him manage clubs like FC Porto, Benfica, Inter Milan, Chelsea, Real Madrid, Manchester, and most recently Tottenham Hotspur.

“The Special One” has proven to be a serial winner and is considered one of the greatest coaches of all time.

Johan Cruyff

Cruyff did not only enjoy a fantastic and swashbuckling football playing career, but he was also a great manager and will be regarded as the most outstanding manager in La Liga’s history. He died in 2016.