Despite the fact that the first matches of the Champions League and national championships of the new season 2019/2020 have already passed, the other day the FIFA has announced the contenders for the title of the best coach of the year. Their teams unalterably won the coveted titles and trophies, and their today’s football results were interesting to follow at any time.
So, recently, the International Federation of Association Football named three coaches who became contenders for the title of the “Best Coach of the Year.” They are:
- Jurgen Klopp (Liverpool)
- Josep Guardiola (Manchester City)
- Mauricio Pochettino (Tottenham Hotspurs)
You can easily find all the information about the performances of the teams led by the nominees, as well as their latest today’s football results on the website of sports statistics. Information on the progress of matches with their participation is always updated in real time here.
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The named coaches and their teams really achieved outstanding results the previous season. The experience of each of them allowed the players of their clubs to show their best abilities and also gave fans of beautiful football many exciting moments.
Thus, the previous season, Man City under the leadership of Josep Guardiola has collected the trophies of all competitions in the domestic arena:
- FA Community Shield (Super Cup)
- English Football League Cup
- English Premier League
- FA Cup
The Citizens could not get into the Champions League, losing to a team led by another coach from the FIFA list, Tottenham Hotspurs. The squad of Mauricio Pochettino knocked the Man City out of the competition in the quarterfinal match. After that, for the first time in their history, the Spurs have reached the final of the Champions League, where they were met by Liverpool, led by the third contender for the best Champions League coach title.
Jurgen Klopp’s club demonstrated a strong game, and won not only the Champions League of the season 2018/2019, but also managed to become the triumphant of the previous season’s UEFA Super Cup, having won in the final match against London Chelsea with a score of 5:4. In addition, two players of the Reds were named the best players of the Champions League: Virgil van Dijk became the best defender, while Alisson won the title of the best goalkeeper of the season.
All contenders represented are worth of victory. You can always follow the progress and performance of their clubs on the website of sports statistics. Here, fans of football and other popular sports will always find the latest news, interesting facts about athletes, detailed statistics for each season, and much more.