FIFA shortlisted 11 names for the Best FIFA Men’s Coach award
FIFA on Tuesday shortlisted 11 names for the Best FIFA Men’s Coach award which includes UEFA Champions League winning manager Zinedine Zidane and World Cup winner Didier Deschamps, who became only the third person to lift the World Cup as both a player and a coach in the men’s game.
The list also includes England manager Gareth Southgate and Pep Guardiola, who guided Manchester City to claim the Premier League title. Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp, whose side was beaten by Real Madrid in the Champions League final, is also among the nominees.
Massimiliano Allegri (ITA) – Juventus, Stanislav Cherchesov (RUS) – Russia national team, Zlatko Dalic (CRO) – Croatia national team, Didier Deschamps (FRA) – France national team, Pep Guardiola (ESP) – Manchester City, Jurgen Klopp (GER) – Liverpool, Roberto Martinez (ESP) – Belgium national team, Diego Simeone (ARG) – Atletico Madrid, Gareth Southgate (ENG) – England national team, Ernesto Valverde (ESP) – Barcelona, Zinedine Zidane (FRA) – Real Madrid