Who do you think will be the best FIFA Men’s Coach of 2017?
A dozen of lucky coaches have been shortlisted already by the panel of FIFA legends for the Coach of the Year award.
There are four Premier League managers who are running for the coach award which are Antonio Conte of Chelsea FC, Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho, Manchester City’s Pep Guardiola and Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino.
The competition are on from the coach of Real Madrid Zinedine Zidane, who is the leading contender after winning two Champions League tournaments and the 2016-17 La Liga title, former Barcelona boss Luis Enrique and Germany’s national coach Joachim Low.
- Massimiliano Allegri (ITA – Juventus)
- Carlo Ancelotti (ITA – FC Bayern Munich)
- Antonio Conte (ITA – Chelsea)
- Luis Enrique (ESP – FC Barcelona)
- Pep Guardiola (ESP – Manchester City)
- Leonardo Jardim (POR – AS Monaco)
- Joachim Low (GER – German national team)
- Jose Mourinho (POR – Manchester United)
- Mauricio Pochettino (ARG – Tottenham Hotspur)
- Diego Simeone (ARG – Atlético Madrid)
- Tite (BRA – Brazilian national team)
- Zinedine Zidane (FRA – Real Madrid)
The winner will be chosen by national team coaches, captains, selected media and the fans and it will be announced in the awards ceremony in London on October 23. In addition, the voting will close on September 7.
PHOTO CREDIT: FIFA