Sports The Best Current Soccer Coaches/Managers  

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List Rules Sir Alex Ferguson doesn't count

The best current soccer coaches or managers in the world. Is it a young buck like Borussia  Dortmund's Thomas Tuchel or someone older and wiser, like Leicester City's Claudio Ranieri?

list ordered by

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313 182
Pep Guardiola is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Current Soccer Coaches/Managers
Manchester City F.C.

2
307 188
Jürgen Klopp is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Current Soccer Coaches/Managers
Liverpool F.C.

3
289 189
Zinedine Zidane is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Current Soccer Coaches/Managers
Real Madrid

4
190 164
Diego Simeone is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Current Soccer Coaches/Managers
Atlético Madrid

5
64 46
Massimiliano Allegri is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Current Soccer Coaches/Managers
BaruchLalaev added Cagliari Calcio

Juventus

6
93 95
Carlo Ancelotti is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Current Soccer Coaches/Managers
markusduck5 added A.C. Milan, A.S. Roma, Italy national football team

7
127 139
Luís Enrique Martínez García is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Current Soccer Coaches/Managers

8
45 37
Didier Deschamps is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Current Soccer Coaches/Managers
BaruchLalaev added Olympique de Marseille

France

9
137 161
Antonio Conte is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Current Soccer Coaches/Managers
Chelsea F.C.

10
52 51
Gareth Southgate is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Current Soccer Coaches/Managers
BaruchLalaev added

England

11
79 91
Thomas Tuchel is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Current Soccer Coaches/Managers
Borussia Dortmund

12
180 230
José Mourinho is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Current Soccer Coaches/Managers
Manchester United F.C.

13
103 127
Claudio Ranieri is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Current Soccer Coaches/Managers
Leicester City F.C.

14
119 151
Arsène Wenger is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Current Soccer Coaches/Managers
Arsenal

15
40 42
Zlatko Dalić is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Current Soccer Coaches/Managers
BaruchLalaev added Zlatko Dalić

Croatia

16
31 33
Ernesto Valverde is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Current Soccer Coaches/Managers
AidenNie added Barcalona

a Spanish former footballerwho played as a forward, and is the current manager of Barcelona.

Over the course of ten seasons, he amassed La Liga totals of 264 games and 68 goals, adding 55 matches and nine goals in Segunda División. He played for six teams in a 14-year professional career, including Espanyol, Barcelona and Athletic Bilbao.

Valverde later went on to have an extensive spell as a manager, including being in charge of all three clubs. He won the double with Barcelona in 2017–18.

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28 30
Fernando Santos is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Current Soccer Coaches/Managers
BaruchLalaev added

Portugal

18
25 28
Roberto Martínez is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Current Soccer Coaches/Managers
BaruchLalaev added Roberto Martínez

Belgium

19
7 4
Joachim Löw is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Current Soccer Coaches/Managers
rafred1995 added VfB Stuttgart, Eintracht Frankfurt, SC Freiburg

Germany

20
20 25
Óscar Tabárez is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Current Soccer Coaches/Managers
TahliaRodriguez added Óscar Tabárez Uruguay national football team

21
3 4
Unai Emery is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Current Soccer Coaches/Managers
rafred1995 added

Arsenal FC

22
1 4
Carlos Queiroz is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Current Soccer Coaches/Managers
rafred1995 added

23
2 6
Maurizio Sarri is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Current Soccer Coaches/Managers
rafred1995 added Maurizio Sarri

Chelsea FC

24
0 3
Gennaro Gattuso is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Current Soccer Coaches/Managers
rafred1995 added A.C. Milan, Rangers F.C., A.C. Perugia Calcio

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0 3
Luciano Spalletti is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Current Soccer Coaches/Managers
rafred1995 added

Inter Milan