Football is not only a game of strength and execution but also of planning and organizing. The person behind all of that is the manager. The credit of performance is often provided to the Football Managers. They are not very popular among the fans but also highly paid. Here are the Top 10 highest paid Football Managers in the world.
10. Jorge Jesus – Benfica FC
The manager of the legendary Portuguese football club has lived up to the reputation. He is employed for US 5 million dollar yearly payment and has taken his team twice into the finals of Europa League.
9. Manuel Pellegrini – Manchester City
He is considered as the game changer for the club. Man City is one of the most prestigious clubs of the English Premier League. The club recruited Manuel in the 2012-13 season for yearly US 5.75 million dollars. He has led his team to win the English Premier League.
8. Jurgen Klopp – Borussia Dortmund
The manager is known for his tactical moves and intelligent decisions on the ground. He has made a great influence in the German Bundesliga and won twice. He also took his team to the final of the UEFA Championship. He is paid US 6 million dollars per year.
7. Arsene Wenger – Arsenal
He is one of the most consistent managers in the English Premier Leauge. He is paid US 10 million dollars per year. The manager has led his team to win the EPL and FA Cup Titles.
6. Carlo Ancelotti – Real Madrid
He is known for his quick decisions and that showed in the Copa Del Rey Final against Barcelona. He is paid US 10.5 million dollars yearly by the richest football club. He has taken his team to titles of UEFA Championship.
5. Louis Van Gaal – Manchester United
After the legendary manager Sir Alex Ferguson, the club suffered under David Moyes. The Dutch National Team Manager was brought for US 11.75 million yearly. He has been really impressive so far with the club.
4. Fabio Capello – Russia National Team
He is known as a man of delivery. He has impressed many club performances and now a manager of the Russian team. He is paid US 13 million dollars to improve the team’s performance.
3. Marcello Lippi – Guangzhou Evergrande
He was named Serie A Coach of the year for three times and now a manager of the top Chinese Club. He is paid US 14 million per year. The highly tactical manager has successfully taken his team to titles of Chinese Super League and AFC Champions League.
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2. Jose Mourinho – Chelsea
He is regarded as the best coach of English Premier League. He is paid US 17 million per year and has shown his worth as he took the team to EPL title.
1. Pep Guardiola – Bayern Munich
He is no doubt the most wanted manager of the world. He was recruited by the legendary club Bayern Munich with US 24 million per year. He has left his impression with the performance in Bundesliga and UEFA Championship League.
The clubs are immensely popular and consistent throughout the seasons as well.