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“Mr Le Graet has acknowledged and applauded the work of Laurent Blanc at the head of the France team since August 2010.
The FFF then confirmed the 46-year-old would not be renewing his contract following France’s exit from Euro 2012 following a 2-0 defeat by Spain at the quarter-final stage.
Reports emerged earlier on Saturday that the former Bordeaux boss would not be continuing with Les Bleus following a meeting with the FFF.
The former national team defender took over from Raymond Domenech after France’s disastrous 2010 World Cup where they crashed out at the group stage.
However, they went out with a whimper against Vicente del Bosque’s finalists and this was followed by Samir Nasri having a foul-mouthed argument with a reporter.
“The executive committee of the federation is meeting on Tuesday but no comments will be made by the FFF and its president before the press conference scheduled at the conclusion of this work session.”
Blanc has immediately been linked with the vacancy at English Premier League side Tottenham following the departure of Harry Redknapp.
Blanc inherited a disunited group still smarting from their exit but managed to knit the team back together and with Karim Benzema having established himself as one of Europe’s top players under Jose Mourinho at Real Madrid, France were tipped to be outside contenders in Poland and Ukraine.
Now Blanc has decided his time is up after just two years in charge with Didier Deschamps favourite to succeed him after he indicated his intention to leave Marseille.
Laurent Blanc is to step down as coach of France , the French Football Federation have announced.
A statement on the FFF website read: “Within the period provided for reflection, Laurent Blanc, on Saturday contacted the President of the FFF, Noel Le Graet, to indicate his decision not to seek the renewal of his contract of national coach.
The ball crossed the goal line before the goalkeeper could swipe it away.
Bale’s decisive goal sparked wilder celebrations, while Ronaldo pulled off his shirt before provoking tempers with a muscle-flexing pose after scoring his penalty extending his record for a Champions League season to 17 goals.
Casillas also won his third Champions League title, following victories in 2000 and ’02.
Costa hobbled off after 9 minutes, making it clear that the gamble by coach Diego Simeone to put him in the starting lineup had backfired. Costa also exited last weekend in a 1-1 draw at Barcelona in the Spanish league decider and received a horse placenta treatment on his right hamstring during the week.
After Ramos’ goal made up for his own mistake, Casillas ran deep into Atletico’s half to share a long celebratory hug with Marcelo.
The teams took chances by fielding players below full fitness, and a bruising first half tested their readiness and resolve.
“The hardest thing was to tie the game because it was so tough for us at that point,” Ancelotti said. “They were able to get out on the break and that hurt our chances.”
“I’ve learned from past experiences to keep going, to forget about the chances you miss and keep persevering,” Bale said. Real then broke down Atletico with three goals in the last period of extra time.
Instead, the star forwards added to their storied club’s illustrious history in club soccer’s most prestigious competition.
“Madrid was better,” said Atletico coach Diego Simeone, who lost his temper toward the end after failing to complete a La Liga-Champions League title double. The Italian is the fifth coach to win with two clubs.
In a second half of increasingly hectic Real attacks, Ronaldo tested Thibaut Courtois with a curling free kick but was off target with a pair of headers.
Ronaldo and Bale were both sent tumbling by tough tackles within 3 minutes, and Atletico’s Costa was forced out early.
Four minutes after Bale wasted Real’s best early chance, scooping a left-foot shot wide from 12 yards, Godin made Real pay.
Bale was guilty of a series of miscued shots with the outside of his left boot, and a handball in the Atletico penalty area that added to Real fans’ frustrations.
Gareth Bale broke the tie with a header in the 110th minute, Marcelo scored in the 118th and Cristiano Ronaldo polished off the win with a penalty at the end.
Had Atletico held on for its first European title, Ronaldo and Bale would have shared some of the blame for a series of missed chances in the 90 minutes.
“It’s the most important goal I’ve ever scored,” Sergio Ramos said. The goal gave us strength.”
LISBON, Portugal (AP) Real Madrid’s record 10th European title will be written down as a 4-1 victory over Atletico Madrid. Casillas charged from his line when Juanfran lifted a high ball toward the penalty spot, and was stranded when Godin rose to loop a header toward the empty goal. Simeone had to be restrained by his own staff and was sent to the stands.
Diego Godin put Atletico ahead when his 36th-minute header looped into a Real goal left vacant by goalkeeper Casillas’ rush out.
For pulling off his shirt, Ronaldo earned one of 12 yellow cards shown by referee Bjorn Kuipers of the Netherlands in an often physical match.
Real coach Carlo Ancelotti also tied the competition record with three victories as a coach, after winning in 2003 and ’07 with AC Milan. “They suffocated the space and were doing it so well. “The celebrations of the crowd meant everything to me.”
Atletico which had to substitute striker Diego Costa early in the first half simply wore out in extra time, failing to follow up on the Spanish league title it secured last weekend.. “We made history against a great rival.”
“He’s a young player with a bright future, hopefully he learns,” Simeone said.
Atletico was less than 2 minutes from the title when its tough defensive line was finally breached on Ramos’ sixth goal in seven games, including two in the semifinal against defending champion Bayern Munich.
Atletico was minutes away from its first Champions League title Saturday when Sergio Ramos tied it for Real with a header in injury time. In reality, “La Decima” was a lot harder to come by.
Simeone known for his fiery temper came on the pitch for a second time in extra time in the final minutes and confronted Real defender Raphael Varane after he kicked the ball toward the Atletico bench
He got his career off with a bang, coaching the most successful Ajax side since the Cruyff-dominated 1970s. The tactical flexibility afforded by the formation was strikingly effective against the established formations, and carried the Netherlands to successive World Cup finals in 1974 and 1978, though they lost both. He is also one of only 4 managers to have won the Champions League with two clubs, and is one of only five to have won league titles in 4 countries. He has played or managed over 1,000 games in the Bundesliga, making him only the second, and as yet last man to achieve this milestone (after Otto Rehhagel).
Born: August 8, 1951
Teams Managed: Ajax, Barcelona, Netherlands, AZ Alkmaar, Bayern Munich
Eredivisie: Ajax 1993-94, 1994-95, 1995-96; AZ Alkmaar 2008-09
KNVB Cup: Ajax 1992-93
Dutch Supercup: Ajax 1993, 1994, 1995
La Liga: 1997-98, 1998-1999
Copa del Rey: Barcelona 1997-98
Bundesliga: Bayern Munich 2009-10
DFB-Pokal: Bayern Munich 2009-10
DFB-Supercup: Bayern Munich 2010
UEFA Champions League: Ajax 1994-95
UEFA Cup: Ajax 1991-92
UEFA Super Cup: Ajax 1995; Barcelona 1997
Intercontinental Cup: Ajax 1995
Louis van Gaal is one of the most successful and respected coaches in the modern game. Sacchi espoused attacking football, having grown up watching the Magical Magyars and the di Stfano-led Real Madrid. Wenger, who espouses entertaining football, is credited with revolutionizing the Premier League. Clough is highly respected in the UK for his stunning achievements, and is often considered the greatest manager England never had.
Born: October 22, 1949
Teams Managed: Nancy-Lorraine, AS Monaco, Nagoya Grampus Eight, Arsenal
French Ligue 1: Monaco 1987-88
Coupe de France: Monaco 1990-91
Emperor’s Cup: Nagoya Grampus 1995
J-League Super Cup: Nagoya Grampus 1996
English Premier League: Arsenal 1997-98, 2001-02, 2003-04
FA Cup: Arsenal 1997-98, 2001-02, 2002-03, 2004-05
Community Shield: Arsenal 1998, 1999, 2002, 2004
Arsne Wenger’s Arsenal were the most successful and tenacious threat to Sir Alex Ferguson’s monopoly of the English Premier League. Pozzo is known as the inventor and pioneer of the metodo formation, which was the precursor to the modern 4-3-3 formation. He didn’t stay at any club but Benfica for more than two years; he stayed at the Portuguese giants for three! Despite winning numerous other trophies, Guttman is most closely associated with Benfica’s two European Cups, and his mentoring of the legendary Eusbio. The managers who have gone on to become legends in the game are the ones who have been able to balance all of these aspects in one successful, dynamic structure.
Born: January 12, 1949
Teams Managed: Zug, Aarau, Grasshopper, Borussia Dortmund, Bayern Munich, Switzerland
Swiss Super League: Grasshopper 1989-90, 1990-91
Swiss Cup: Aarau 1985; Grasshopper 1989, 1990
Swiss Supercup: Grasshopper 1989
Bundesliga: Dortmund 1994-95, 1995-96; Bayern Munich 1998-99, 1999-2000, 2000-2001, 2002-2003, 2007-08
DFB-Pokal: Bayern Munich 1999-00, 2002-03, 2007-08
DFB-Ligapokal: Bayern Munich 1998, 1999, 2000, 2007
DFL-Supercup: Dortmund 1995, 1996
UEFA Champions League: Dortmund 1996-97; Bayern Munich 2000-01
Intercontinental Cup: Bayern Munich 2001
Hitzfeld is one of only four managers to have won the UEFA Champions League with two clubs. Paisley reigned over the most glorious period in the history of Liverpool. He remains a respected adviser to both Ajax and Barcelona.
The Insurmountable ObstacleIn the 125 years of league football, no manager has won a league title, a domestic cup, a continental club championship, an intercontinental club championship, a continental national championship, and the World Cup.
The job of a manager is virtually limitless. Something of a knockout specialist (in direct contrast to his successor at Milan, Fabio Capello), Sacchi is also one of the very few coaches to have won more European Cups than domestic leagues. Inter’s defensive catenaccio system was so spectacularly overrun by Stein’s Celtic, that the Scottish team came to be known as ‘Lisbon Lions’, after the location of the match. After ending his playing career at the latter, he was offered the post of assistant manager there. Capello is one of the most well-respected coaches in the modern game. Wenger is only the second manager in history (after Sir Alex Ferguson) to guide the same team to 15 consecutive European Cup/Champions League campaigns.
Vicente del Bosque
Born: December 31, 1941
Career: 1974 – 2013
Teams Managed: East Stirlingshire, St. In fact, his average of more than 2 trophies per season is even higher than Sir Alex Ferguson. Of course, it is impossible to include all the legends of the game in one list, not least because ‘greatness’ is defined and interpreted differently by everyone. He put up inspirational quotes in the dressing rooms and around the ground, and had his players recite them as they trained.
Born: May 26, 1909
Died: January 20, 1994
Teams Managed: Manchester United, Great Britain, Scotland
English First Division: 1951-52, 1955-56, 1956-57, 1964-65, 1966-1967
FA Cup: 1947-48, 1962-63
FA Charity Shield: 1952, 1956, 1957, 1965, 1967
European Cup: 1968
The second-most successful Manchester United manager in history may not have ended up at Old Trafford at all. His revolutionary system of ‘Total Football’ caught the world by storm in the 1970s, and is still being applied by numerous successful teams. He is one of only 6 managers in history to lead his team to a League-Domestic Cup-European Cup treble, achieving it with PSV in 1987-88. Busby is best remembered for his youthful ‘Busby Babes’ teams, and his rebuilding of United after the tragic 1958 Munich air disaster. Shankly signed with Liverpool in 1959, and revolutionized the way the club was run, to the extent that within a year of his arrival, 24 players had been sold. His name is most closely associated with Bayern, where he won the 1973-74 European Cup, and laid the foundations of the next two, won in 1974-75 and 1975-76. He is also known to be flexible with his formations, adopting the formation best suited for the team, rather than forcing the formation on unsuitable players.
Born: April 25, 1947
Career: 1985-2013 (inactive between 1996 and 2009)
Teams Managed: Ajax, Barcelona, Catalonia
Spanish La Liga: Barcelona 1990-91, 1991-92, 1992-93, 1993-94
Copa Del Rey: Barcelona 1989-90
Supercopa de Espaa: 1991, 1992, 1994
KNVB Cup: Ajax 1985-86, 1986-87
European Cup: Barcelona 1991-92
UEFA Cup Winners Cup: Ajax 1986-87; Barcelona 1988-89
UEFA Super Cup: Barcelona 1992
Johan Cruyff is one of the best players and managers in soccer history. With his longtime assistant Peter Taylor, Clough took Derby County from the second division to the premier title in 5 years, before resigning from the post. His name is primarily associated with the meteoric rise of Derby County and Nottingham Forest. He is one of only 5 managers to have won league titles in 4 countries, and Happel and Jos Mourinho are the only two managers in history to win the league and a domestic cup in 4 countries. Lattek was also part of Germany’s coaching squad before joining Bayern, and went to the 1966 World Cup with Die Mannschaft.
Born: November 8, 1946
Teams Managed: PSV Eindhoven, Fenerbahe, Valencia, Netherlands, Real Madrid, Real Betis, South Korea, Australia, Russia, Chelsea, Turkey, Anzi Makhachkala
Eredivisie: PSV 1986-87, 187-88, 1988-89, 2002-03, 2004-05, 2005-06
KNVB Cup: PSV 1987-88, 1988-89, 1989-90, 2004-05
Dutch Supercup: PSV 1993
FA Cup: Chelsea 2008-2009
Intercontinental Cup: Real Madrid 1998
Hiddink is one of the most diversely successful and respected managers in the world. He declined and chose to join United instead. This led to criticism when he was appointed at AC Milan (in spite of just having promoted Parma from the Italian third division), which Sacchi silenced by coining the famous phrase – “You don’t have to have been a horse to become a jockey”. On their way to the trophy, Greece beat defending Champions France and hosts Portugal. Trappatoni is the only manager who has won the European Cup, UEFA Cup, UEFA Cup Winners Cup, European Supercup, and the Intercontinental Cup. After winning numerous titles with Atltico Madrid and Barcelona, he joined Inter Milan, and heralded the greatest period in the club’s history. Hitzfeld is thus a highly respected manager in Germany and Europe. In 2004, Wenger’s Arsenal made history by becoming the first team to go an entire season unbeaten since Preston North End in the inaugural season of the English League in 1888. Guttman was openly arrogant and brash. He is the only manager to have won the Champions League, the UEFA Euro Championship, and the World Cup. He decides the starting XI, the strategies and tactics to be used in each match, who has to be left out, and who has to be promoted. He has been voted as the best Scottish manager in history, beating the likes of Sir Alex Ferguson, and the best Celtic manager ever. Due to his success and commanding personality, he is known as der General.
The following list is the personal opinion of the writer, and in no particular order.
Born: December 23, 1950
Teams Managed: Real Madrid Castilla, Real Madrid, Beikta, Spain
FIFA World Cup: Spain 2010
UEFA European Championship: Spain 2012
Spanish La Liga: Real Madrid 2000-01, 2002-03
Supercopa de Espaa: Real Madrid 2001
Copa Iberoamericana: Real Madrid 1994
UEFA Champions League: Real Madrid 1999-2000, 2001-02
UEFA Super Cup: Real Madrid 2002
Intercontinental Cup: Real Madrid 2002
Having won the Spanish league, the Champions League, the Intercontinental Cup, Euro 2012, and the World Cup 2010, del Bosque comes closest to the ‘insurmountable obstacle’ mentioned above. He famously broke the Celtic-Rangers duopoly over the Scottish league, by winning the premier title with Aberdeen, and even claimed a continental trophy with the Scottish side. With 49 major trophies, he is the most successful British manager of all time.
Born: August 9, 1938
Teams Managed: Rockenhausen, Saarbrcken, Kickers Offenbach, Borussia Dortmund, Arminia Bielefeld, Fortuna Dsseldorf, Werder Bremen, Bayern Munich, Kaiserslautern, Greece, Hertha Berlin
UEFA Euro: Greece 2004
Bundesliga: Werder Bremen 1987-88, 1992-93; Kaiserslautern 1997-98
Bundesliga Second Division: Kaiserslautern 1996-97
DFB-Pokal: Fortuna Dsseldorf 1979-80; Werder Bremen 1990-91, 1993-94
DFL-Supercup: Werder Bremen 1988, 1993, 1994
UEFA Cup Winners Cup: Werder Bremen 1991-92
Rehhagel pulled off probably the best underdog story in European football, when he led Greece to victory in the 2004 Euro Championship. He is the only manager to win the League-Cup double in both England and Scotland, and the only manager to win the League-Cup-Champions League treble with an English club. After developing a core of young, talented Dutch players at Ajax, he continued with the policy, and notably brought forth current German internationals Thomas Muller and Holger Badstuber while at Bayern. 1985-86
Scottish League Cup: Aberdeen 1985-86
English Premier League: Manchester United 1992-93, 1993-94, 1995-96, 1996-97, 1998-1999, 1999-2000, 2000-2001, 2002-03, 2006-07, 2007-08, 2008-09, 2010-11, 2012-13
FA Cup: Manchester United 1989-90, 1993-94, 1995-96, 1998-99, 2003-04
English League Cup: Manchester United 1991-92, 2005-06, 2008-09, 2009-10
FA Community Shield: Manchester United 1990 (shared with Liverpool), 1993, 1994, 1996, 1997, 2003, 1007, 2008, 2010, 2011
UEFA Champions League: Manchester United 1999, 2008
UEFA Cup Winner’s Cup: Aberdeen 1982-83; Manchester United 1990-91
UEFA Super Cup: Aberdeen 1983; Manchester United 1991
Intercontinental Cup: Manchester United 1999
FIFA Club World Cup: Manchester United 2008
We kick off with the towering giant of the modern game, Sir Alex. He is the first manager to win the European Cup with two clubs. His successes with Ajax correspondingly came with a group of young, malleable, and versatile players, ready to be molded into the way Van Gaal wanted them to play. Improving upon his rapid success with Derby County, Clough took Forest to the First Division in his second season, won the First Division in his third, and won the European Cup in the fourth and fifth. These greats, however, definitely have their name carved in golden letters in the annals of soccer.
Born: April 10, 1910
Died: November 9, 1997
Teams Managed: Puteaux, Stade Francais, Real Valladolid, Atltico Madrid, Mlaga, Deportivo de La Corua, Sevilla, Belenenses, Barcelona, Inter Milan, Roma, Rimini
Spanish la Liga: Atltico Madrid 1949-50, 1950-51; Barcelona 1958-59, 1959-60
Copa Eva Duarte (Supercopa de Espaa): Atltico Madrid 1950
Copa Del Rey: Barcelona 1958-59, 1980-81
Inter-Cities Fairs Cup: 1955-58, 1958-60
Italian Serie A: Inter Milan 1962-63, 1964-65, 1965-66
European Cup: Inter Milan 1963-64, 1964-65
Intercontinental Cup: Inter Milan 1963-64, 1964-65
Coppa Italia: Roma 1968-69
Helenio Herrera is notorious as the inventor of the catenaccio system, but his massive trophy haul is often not given due credit. In a fascism-laden 1930s, the Italian national team emerged as the force to reckon with, winning two of the three World Cups in the decade, as well as an Olympic tournament. Shankly’s coaching team in the Boot Room included assistant Bob Paisley, who would succeed Shankly as Liverpool manager, and Joe Fagan, who in turn would replace Paisley.
Born: March 21, 1935
Died: September 20, 2004
Teams Managed: Hartlepools United, Derby County, Brighton and Hove Albion, Leeds United, Nottingham Forest
English First Division: Derby County 1971-72; Nottingham Forest 1977-78
English Second Division: Derby County 1968-69
English League Cup: Nottingham Forest 1977-78, 1978-79, 1988-89, 1989-90
Anglo-Scottish Cup: Nottingham Forest 1976-77
European Cup: Nottingham Forest 1978-79. Further supporting that theory, Milan also won the Supercup and the Intercontinental Cup after both their European Cups, but lost out on the domestic title. He made his name as a player for Ajax and Barcelona, and later managed the same clubs to numerous honors. Surprisingly, Benfica haven’t won a European Cup since 1962, and have lost in the final five times! What’s more, they have even lost in two UEFA Cup/Europa League finals!
Born: May 9, 1945
Teams Managed: Borussia Mnchengladbach, Bayern Munich, Athletic Bilbao, Eintracht Frankfurt, Tenerife, Real Madrid, Benfica, Schalke, Bayer Leverkusen
German Bundesliga: Bayern Munich 1988-89, 1989-90, 2012-2013
DFL-Supercup (German Supercup): Bayern Munich 1987, 1990, 2012
Supercopa de Espaa: Real Madrid 1997
UEFA Champions League: Real Madrid 1997-98; Bayern Munich 2012-13
UEFA Intertoto Cup: Schalke 2003, 2004
Heynckes is one of only 4 managers to win the Champions League with two different teams. He is a master of psychological battles, and is known as a master motivator. Van Gaal is a self-confessed slow starter as a manager, and demands time to let his teams learn his way of playing. Mirren 1976-77
Scottish Premier Division (1st tier): Aberdeen 1979-80, 1983-84, 1984-85
Scottish Cup: Aberdeen 1981-82, 1982-83, 1983-84. On the international stage, he led England to the World Cup quarterfinals in 2010, and achieved qualification for Euro 2012, before resigning from the post over differences with the English FA just before the tournament proper.
Rinus Michels. He consistently managed to exceed expectations on the international stage. His name is synonymous with Manchester United’s rise in the English league, but he was a household name even before he signed for the English giants in 1986. He won every major trophy available to a Dutch club, and then emulated Cruyff by moving to Barcelona. The administration system put in place by Cruyff at Barcelona is said to be the source of Barcelona’s current success. Excelling in this multifaceted job is no child’s play. The only trophy he has failed to win is a domestic cup. He led the club to promotion to the First Division in just 3 seasons, and won the premier league title just 2 years after promotion. On a lighter note, Trappatoni is notorious for his quirky, and often mistake-filled press conferences in the regional language of his clubs.
Born: November 29, 1925
Died: November 14, 1992
Teams Managed: ADO Den Haag, Feyenoord, Sevilla, Club Brugge, Netherlands, Harelbeke, Standard Lige, Hamburg, Tirol, Austria
Eredivisie: Feyenoord 1970-71
KNVB Cup: ADO Den Haag 1967-68
Belgian First Division: Brugge 1975-76, 1976-77, 1977-78
Belgian Cup: Brugge 1976-77; Standard Lige 1980-81
Belgian Supercup: Standard Lige 1981
Bundesliga: Hamburg 1981-82, 1982-83
DFB-Pokal: Hamburg 1986-87
Austrian League: Tirol 1988-89, 1989-90
Austrian Cup: Tirol 1988-89
European Cup: Feyenoord 1969-70; Hamburg 1982-83
Intercontinental Cup: 1970
Happel’s career is littered with landmarks. Mirren, Aberdeen, Scotland, Manchester United
Scottish First Division (2nd tier): St. Sacchi’s Milan remain the last team to retain the European Cup/Champions League.
Born: January 27, 1899
Died: August 28, 1981
Teams Managed: Hakoah Vienna, Enschede, jpest, Vasas, Ciocanul Bucharest, Budapest Honvd, Padova, Triestina, Quilnes, APOEL, AC Milan, Vicenza, So Paulo, Porto, Benfica, Pearol, Austria, Servette, Panathinaikos, Austria Vienna
Hungarian League: MTK Hungaria 1919-20, 1920-21; jpest 1938-39, 1946-47
Austrian League: Hakoah Vienna 1924-25
Portuguese League: Porto 1958-59; Benfica 1959-60, 1960-61
Campeonato Paulista: So Paulo 1957
Portuguese Cup: Benfica 1961-62
Mitropa Cup: jpest 1939
National Challenge Cup: New York Hakoah 1929
European Cup: Benfica 1960-61, 1961-62
Guttman was one of the first great ‘nomads’ of soccer. His philosophy is still the underlying principle at both Ajax and Barcelona, later reinforced by Michels’ best pupil, Johan Cruyff.
Born: March 2, 1886
Died: December 21, 1968
Teams Managed: Italy, Torino, AC Milan
FIFA World Cup: Italy 1934, 1938
Central European International Cup: Italy 1927-1930, 1930-1935
Olympic Men’s Football: Italy 1936
Pozzo is, as yet, the only manager to win the World Cup twice. The Inter team, in this famous period, came to be known as Grande Inter. After losing 10 players to the airplane crash (8 dead, 2 incapacitated), Busby successfully rebuilt his team around the survivors of the crash, and won England’s first European Cup ten years after the crash.
Born: October 5, 1922
Died: September 10, 1985
Teams Managed: Dumfermline Athletic, Hibernian, Scotland, Celtic, Leeds United
Scottish League Championship: Celtic 1965-66, 1966-67, 1067-68, 1968-69, 1969-70, 1970-71, 1971-72, 1972-73, 1973-74, 1976-77
Scottish Cup: Dumfermline 1961; Celtic 1964-65, 1966-67, 1968-69, 1970-71, 1971-72, 1973-74, 1974-75, 1976-77
Scottish League Cup: Celtic 1965-66, 1966-67, 1967-68, 1968-69, 1969-70, 1974-75
Summer Cup: Hibernian 1964
Rous Cup: Scotland 1985
European Cup: Celtic 1967
Jock Stein is one of the most successful British managers, and is a venerated name in British football. He is the only manager to reach the European Cup final with three clubs, taking Brugge to the 1978 final, where they were beaten by Liverpool. He won the first hat-trick of league titles in German football, emulating the achievement in the next decade. He has won the UEFA Cup three times, which is a record. His extremely well-drilled, yet swashbuckling Milan teams were based on a preexisting core of Italian players such as Franco Baresi, Paolo Maldini, and Roberto Donadoni, and Dutch imports such as Marco van Basten, Ruud Gullit, and Frank Rijkaard. Van Gaal is known for his development of youth players. He was promoted to the senior job in 1999, and led the club to several major trophies, before being sacked in 2003. His Champions League victory with Dortmund was the first in the club’s history, while Bayern hadn’t won the prestigious title for 35 years before 2001. Lippi’s coaching philosophy emphasizes the importance of team spirit, and he is a firm believer of the philosophy that the sum of 11 players working for the team produces better results than 11 better players working ‘for themselves’.
Bundesliga (German Championship): 1971-72, 1972-73, 1973-74, 1984-85 1985-86, 1986-87; Borussia Mnchengladbach 1975-76, 1976-77
DFB-Pokal (German Cup): Bayern Munich 1970-71, 1983-84, 1985-86
Copa Del Rey: Barcelona 1982-83
European Cup: Bayern Munich 1973-74
UEFA Cup: Borussia Mnchengladbach 1979
UEFA Cup Winners Cup: Barcelona 1981-82
Lattek is one of Germany’s most successful coaches. He narrowly lost out on becoming one of the few coaches to have won the Champions League twice, when his Juventus team lost the 2003 final on penalties. He is best remembered for his two spells with Juventus, the first being one of the most decorated eras of the team. He has to do all of this while juggling an owner focused on maintaining the budget, and fans intent on seeing their team succeed to no end. The victory reaffirmed Rehhagel’s fame as one of the best motivators in the modern game. Rehhagel used similar tactics and the famous motivational ability to inspire Kaiserslautern to the second and first division titles in successive years — a first in German football, and a general rarity.
These were 25 of the greatest managers in the history of the beautiful game. He tragically died while managing Scotland, just after securing Scotland’s place in a playoff for the 1986 World Cup.
Born: April 12, 1948
Teams Managed: Pontedera, Siena, Pistoiese, Carrarese, Cesena, Lucchese, Atalanta, Napoli, Juventus, Inter Milan, Italy, Guangzhou Evergrande
FIFA World Cup: Italy 2006
Italian Serie A: Juventus 1994-95, 1996-97, 1997-98, 2001-02, 2002-03
Coppa Italia: Juventus 1994-95
Supercoppa Italiana: Juventus 1995, 1997, 2002, 2003
Chinese Super League: Guangzhou Evergrande 2012
Chinese FA Cup: Guangzhou Evergrande 2012
UEFA Champions League: Juventus 1995-96
European Supercup: Juventus 1996
Intercontinental Cup: Juventus 1996
Marcello Lippi is the first manager to win top global honors in club and international football, winning the intercontinental cup with Juventus in 1996, and the World Cup with Italy 10 years later (this record is now shared with Vicente del Bosque). After winning his second European Cup, he asked the Benfica board for a raise, but was declined. The Ajax team of the 1970s was also similarly deadly against continental opposition, and won three successive European Cups, with Michels winning the first. However, he has notoriously failed to replicate his league successes in knockout tournaments, with the 1993-94 Champions League being his only knockout victory (Supercoppa Italiana and the European Super Cup are one-match playoffs). Among the latter, Mourinho is the only manager to win league titles in England, Spain, Italy, and Portugal. The Barcelona team of the early ’90s comprising international and Spanish stars such as Romario, Hristo Stoichkov, Michael Laudrup, and Pep Guardiola, won the Spanish league in four successive seasons, and is known as the Dream Team. The ultimate one-club man, Paisley remained at Liverpool as a player, physiotherapist, assistant manager (to the legendary Bill Shankly), manager, adviser, and director from 1939 to 1992 — a whopping 53 years!
Born: January 26, 1963
Teams Managed: Benfica, Unio de Leiria, Porto, Chelsea, Inter Milan, Real Madrid
Portuguese Primeira Liga: Porto 2002-03, 2003-04
Taa de Portugal (Portuguese Cup): Porto 2002-03
Supertaa Cndido de Oliveira (Portuguese Super Cup): 2003
English Premier league: Chelsea 2004-05, 2005-06
FA Cup: Chelsea 2006-07
English League Cup: Chelsea 2004-05, 2006-07
FA Community Shield: Chelsea 2005
Italian Serie A: Inter Milan 2008-09, 2009-10
Coppa Italia (Italian Cup): Inter Milan 2009-10
Supercoppa Italiana (Italian Supercup): Inter Milan 2008
Spanish La Liga: Real Madrid 2011-12
Copa Del Rey (Spanish Cup): Real Madrid 2010-2011
Supercopa de Espaa (Spanish Supercup): Real Madrid 2012-2013
UEFA Champions League Cup: Porto 2003-04; Inter Milan 2009-10
UEFA Cup: Porto 2002-03
Despite a relatively short career, Jos Mourinho is already being counted among the best managers in soccer history. The highly successful Barcelona team coached by Pep Guardiola use a version of the metodo.
Born: September 2, 1913
Died: September 29, 1981
Teams Managed: Carlisle United, Grimsby Town, Workington, Huddersfield Town, Liverpool
English First Division: Liverpool 1963-64, 1965-66, 1972-73
English Second Division: Liverpool 1961-62
FA Cup: Liverpool 1964-65, 1973-74
FA Charity Shield: Liverpool 1964, 1965, 1966, 1974
UEFA Cup: Liverpool 1972-73
Shankly is mainly remembered for his time with Liverpool, when he transformed the club from second division mediocrity to becoming a feared continental powerhouse. He also reached the 1978 World Cup final with Netherlands, making him the first manager (and one of just six) to reach the European Cup final and the World Cup final.
Born: June 18, 1946
Teams Managed: AC Milan, Real Madrid, Roma, Juventus, England, Russia
Italian Serie A: AC Milan 1991-92, 1992-93, 1993-94, 1995-96; Roma 2000-01
Spanish La Liga: Real Madrid 1996-97, 2006-07
Supercoppa Italiana: AC Milan 1992, 1993, 1994; Roma 2001
UEFA Champions League: AC Milan 1993-94
European Supercup: AC Milan 1994
Capello holds the remarkable record of having won a league title with each one of his clubs (Capello’s 2004-05 and 2005-06 titles with Juventus were later discounted because of Juventus and second placed AC Milan’s involvement in the Calciopoli matchfixing scandal). His supporters claim the large number of trophies he’s managed to win, while his critics point to his disinterest in the long-term fortunes of the club. On the other hand, when he succeeds, critics are often ready with arguments such as the owner’s financial strength, or the quality of the players themselves being responsible for the success.
Emerging from this maze of obstacles and being counted as one of the game’s legends takes an indomitable will, a knack of spotting talent, sound tactical acumen, and most importantly, the ability to motivate the players to perform to the best of their capabilities. Rehhagel’s seemingly old-fashioned tactics, employing a libero, strong, uncompromising defenders, and high pressure from the wings, invited criticism in the modern era of fluid, ball-playing defenses, but Rehhagel backs up his continued usage of the system with his successes. Staying true to his quirky manner, Guttman immediately left and “cursed” Benfica that they would not win another European Cup in the next 100 years. Stein and Celtic were the first British manager and team, respectively, to win the European Cup, beating Helenio Herrera’s famous Grande Inter in the 1967 final. Hiddink has also succeeded while working as a short-term coach, winning the Intercontinental trophy in a one-year spell with Real Madrid, and winning the FA Cup in a 4-month spell with Chelsea. Carrying on Aragons’ excellent work, del Bosque led Spain to their first ever World Cup and their second successive Euro in 2010 and 2012 respectively.
Louis van Gaal
Born: January 23, 1919
Died: February 14, 1996
Teams Managed: Liverpool
English First Division: 1975-76, 1976-77, 1978-79, 1979-80, 1981-82, 1982-83
League Cup: 1980-81, 1981-82, 1982-83
FA Charity Shield (Community Shield): 1974, 1976, 1977, 1979, 1980, 1982
European Cup: 1976-77, 1977-78, 1980-81
UEFA Cup: 1975-76
UEFA Super Cup: 1977
Bob Paisley is one of the most successful managers of all time. Bosque spent 14 years as a player for Madrid, and started his coaching career with the Madrid ‘B’ team, Castilla. He is, as yet, the only manager to win 3 European Cups/Champions Leagues. He achieved qualification for the 2010 World Cup, where Switzerland were the only team to beat eventual champions Spain. His scintillating teams in the early noughties dazzled fans and opposition defenses alike. In his playing days, he was a pioneer of ‘total football’, and used the same system in his managerial career to great effect. After a mediocre spell at Brighton and a disastrous 44-day tenure as the manager of Leeds United, Clough joined second division strugglers Nottingham Forest. He took South Korea and Australia to their first ever knockout rounds in World Cups, incredibly reaching the semifinals with the former in 2002. His attitude and reluctance to stay at a club for a long time led to comparisons between him and Jos Mourinho. Ironically, given his success as the manager of Manchester United, Busby played for United’s two greatest rivals: their neighbor Manchester City, and northwest rivals Liverpool. Shankly started the now-famous tradition of the Boot Room, a storage room where the coaches would discuss tactics and strategies. His stint as the coach of the Swiss national team has been relatively successful. Despite the lack of longevity, Mourinho is already one of the most successful managers ever; He and Earnst Happel are the only two managers in the history of the game to have won league and domestic cup honors in 4 countries. He is also one of only 5 managers who have won league titles in 4 countries. Fabio Capello
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World’s Greatest Soccer Managers of All Time
Born: April 1, 1946
Teams Managed: Parma, AC Milan, Italy, Atltico Madrid
Italian Serie A: AC Milan 1987-88
Italian Serie C1: Parma 1986-87
Supercoppa Italiana: AC Milan 1988
European Cup: AC Milan 1988-89, 1989-90
European Supercup: AC Milan 1989, 1990
Intercontinental Cup: AC Milan 1989, 1990
Saachi is one of the very few managerial legends not to have played soccer professionally. He is also known as an astute tactician, favoring different formations at his different clubs, to optimize the performance of the players at his disposal.
Born: February 9, 1928
Died: March 3, 2005
Teams Managed: Ajax, Barcelona, Netherlands, Los Angeles Aztecs, Kln, Bayer Leverkusen
Euro 1988: Netherlands
Eredivisie (Dutch league): Ajax 1965-66, 1066-67, 1967-68, 1969-70
KNVB Cup (Dutch Cup): Ajax 1966-67, 1969-70, 1970-71
Spanish La Liga: Barcelona 1973-74
Copa Del Rey: Barcelona 1978
European Cup: Ajax 1970-71
DFB-Pokal: Leverkusen 1983
Rinus Michels is probably the most influential tactician in football history. Herrera is also known as a pioneer of psychological motivation techniques. He paid attention to the development of Liverpool’s youth system, a change that would serve the club well in the coming glory years. He has polarized fans and critics due to his direct approach and defensive tactics. When things go wrong, the manager is often the one who has to bear the brunt, even though it may not be his fault. In 2008, he took Russia to their first Euro semifinal appearance, since finishing second in 1988.
Born: March 17, 1939
Teams Managed: AC Milan, Juventus, Inter Milan, Bayern Munich, Cagliari, Fiorentina, Benfica, Stuttgart, Red Bull Salzburg, Republic of Ireland
Italian Serie A: Juventus 1976-77, 1977-78, 1980-81, 1981-82, 1983-84, 1985-86; Inter Milan 1988-89
Coppa Italia: Juventus 1978-79, 1982-83
Supercoppa Italiana: Inter Milan 1989
Bundesliga: Bayern Munich 1996-97
DFB-Pokal: Bayern Munich 1997-98
DFB-Ligapokal (German League Cup): Bayern Munich 1996-97
Portuguese League: Benfica 2004-05
Austrian League: Red Bull Salzburg 2006-07
European Cup: Juventus 1984-85
UEFA Cup: Juventus 1976-77, 1992-93; Inter Milan 1990-91
UEFA Cup Winners Cup: Juventus 1984
UEFA Super Cup: Juventus 1984
Intercontinental Cup: Juventus 1985
Nations Cup: Republic of Ireland 2011
Giovanni Trappatoni is one of the most successful managers to be around. Stein won 10 Scottish league titles, 9 of them consecutive. This even includes two one-year spells at Real Madrid, both of which ended in title triumph. After an unsuccessful term as the coach of Turkish side Beikta, and a three-year hiatus after that, he replaced the Euro-winning coach Luis Aragons as the manager of the Spanish national team. 1979-80
European Super Cup: Nottingham Forest 1979
Brian Clough is considered one of the greatest British managers ever. At the time of writing, he has never stayed at one club for more than 3 seasons
Bayern Munich coach Pep Guardiola has hit back at Stefan Effenberg and Lothar Matthaus after the former Bayern players criticised him in recent interviews.
“He’s a great lad and a super professional, but the players need to convince me on the field and that applies to everybody,” said Guardiola.. New season, same old questions for Pep Guardiola. If we win, we are great, if we don’t win, then they say the players don’t understand me and there is drama. It all [always] depends on the results.”
Guardiola said on Friday he no longer wanted to talk about his future at Bayern, although he said he would “never become a burden” on the club.
“Neither Effenberg nor Matthaus have seen Pep training so maybe they should inform themselves better before they give their opinions,” he said.
Speaking at a press conference in Munich ahead of the Audi Cup, Guardiola became increasingly impatient with the line of questioning once again turning to his future.
According to both Effenberg and Matthaus, he is already becoming one with the growing speculation about him moving to Manchester City next season becoming an interference — while the latter said he saw Jose Mourinho as a better coach than Guardiola anyway.
Getting back to the football, Guardiola said Mario Gotze must raise his game if he is going to feature in the two-day, four-team tournament at the Allianz Arena — which also includes Tottenham, AC Milan and Real Madrid.
“He will get his minutes against Milan,” said Guardiola.
Gotze came on as a late substitute in the Supercup defeat to Wolfsburg on Saturday and is continuing to be linked with a move to Juventus this summer.
Guardiola was defended by Bayern’s media officer Markus Horwick, who tried to deflect any further questions on the coach’s future.
The German giants then face either Real or Spurs in the final or third-place playoff on Wednesday.
“If Effenberg and Matthaus work as journalists, then they have every right to criticise me because that is their job.”
“If somebody thinks that Jose Mourinho is the best coach in the world, then that’s not my problem,” Guardiola said on Monday.
Bayern Munich manager Pep Guardiola lamented his side conceding a late equaliser which ultimately saw them lose on penalties to Wolfsburg in the German Cup final. The Bianconeri may firm up their interest having lost Sami Khedira to injury for two months, although Schalke’s Julian Draxler is still reported to be their first choice to replace Arturo Vidal, who has joined Bayern and is set to feature on Tuesday, when Bayern face Milan.
“I’m not here to be the best coach in the world, but to do the best for this club. Dieter Hecking praises Wolfsburg’s discipline as they came from behind to defeat Bayern Munich in the German Cup final on penalties
Netherlands, France, and Sweden will compete for the one automatic place at the finals alongside Bulgaria, Belarus, and Luxembourg.
Eight of the best second-place teams from the continent’s nine groups will get a second shot at reaching Russia through the playoffs.
Many teams would relish the start Germany has to its title defense from September 2016. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) Qualifying for the 2018 World Cup in Russia will be no easy task for some of Europe’s traditional powers.
Italy, the 2006 world champion, paid the price for recent poor results by being drawn with 2010 winner Spain in the ceremony on Saturday at Konstantin Palace. The champion has a seemingly relatively straightforward Group C where the Czech Republic is the strongest rival, and other games with Northern Ireland, Norway, Azerbaijan, and San Marino.
Cristiano Ronaldo’s Portugal shouldn’t be too concerned about Group B, which also features Switzerland, Hungary, the Faeroe Islands, Latvia, and Andorra.
Football’s oldest international rivalry will play out for the first time in a World Cup qualifying group, with England and Scotland together in Group F.
Adding to the intrigue for the neighbors could be the lingering effects of Scotland’s 2014 independence referendum, when the majority voted to stay part of Britain. Group G also features Bulgaria, Belarus, and Luxembourg.
The heavyweight group is undoubtedly A.
ST. They will also play Slovakia, Slovenia, Lithuania, and Malta.
in the Champions League final. After a successful career as a football player, Heynckes went on to become one of the most skilled managers in the Bundesliga (German Football League).
His Early Career
Ending with Bayern Munich
Starting in 2011, Heynckes returned to Bayern Munich for his third tenure as manager of the Bundesliga stars. Heynckes played as a striker which means he played at the front of the field and was responsible for scoring goals. He began his footballing career with the Borussia Mönchengladbach squad, called Borussia for short. His tendency to become red in the face turning tense moments on the sidelines earned him the nickname “Osram,” after a German manufacturer of lighting.
Jupp Heynckes, born in 1945 in Mönchengladbach, Germany, was an extremely influential figure in the world of German Football Association. At the time that Heynckes joined the team in 1964, Borussia was a second division team, meaning that they competed in a league below the First Bundesliga. During the 2011-2012 season, Bayern Munich had a string of second place finishes, narrowly losing to England’s Chelsea F.C. During his second stint at Mönchengladbach, the team was in its heyday, and as the top scorer in the Bundesliga during 1974 and 1975, Heynckes was in no small part responsible for the team’s success. Additionally, Heynckes was a part of the West German national team, which won a European championship and a World Cup during his tenure.
At the relatively young age of 33, Heynckes left the football field and began his managerial career. He stayed with Borussia for the remainder of his career as a football player, until 1978. In addition to these successes, there were some decidedly low points in Heynckes’ managerial career, including early terminations from German teams Bayern Munich and Schalke 04.
After a brief period with another team, Hannover 96, Heynckes went back to Mönchengladbach. Although it could be argued that Heynckes was a better player than a manager, his successes will be enough to secure his place in the history of German football.
Among Heynckes’ golden moments as manager were the 1989 and 1990 German championship wins for Bayern Munich, and the 1998 Champions League success for Spain’s Real Madrid, who had not had a Champions League win for 32 years. That year, Heynckes’ team also yielded the Bundesliga championship to Borussia Dortmund.
Ups and Downs
Heynckes as a Manager. That game was particularly disappointing for Bayern fans, since the team lost as the result of a 4-3 penalty shootout at the end of a tied game. Before winning the UEFA cup, Borussia became the first German team to play in a UEFA cup final in 1973. At the time of this writing, the club led the Bundesliga by 9 points and had advanced to the Champions League round of 16 at the top of their group. He managed his home team, Borussia Mönchengladbach, for eight years, until 1987. As a young manager, Heynckes did not lead Borussia to the same level of success the team enjoyed when he was on the field, but the experience he gained there led to a series of successful and not so successful management posts around Europe. During his career there, he won four championships, one national cup, and one UEFA cup (the Europe-wide club championship). The year after Heunckes joined, Borussia managed to make their way into the first division where they enjoyed some success.
The Mönchengladbach Golden Years
During the 2012-2013 season, which was to be Heynckes’ final season as a football manager, Bayern Munich were off to a good start
Marcel Heller netted twice for the host, the first – a fine solo effort – ending Darmstadt’s 33-year wait for a Bundesliga goal.
Charlison Benschop cancelled out that opener early in the second half and Heller’s hopes of being the match-winner were scuppered again when his second effort was eclipsed by Aytac Sulu’s own goal, with Hannover’s Mevlut Erdinc having earlier missed a penalty.
Leckie picked up a yellow card before the break, but still saw out the entire game.
There was a positive start to Andre Breitenreiter’s reign as Schalke boss as it ran out a 3-0 winner at Werder Bremen, Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting and Klaas-Jan Huntelaar scoring for the Gelsenkirchen club after Bremen defender Theodor Gebre Selassie had put through his own goal to open the scoring.
Bayer Leverkusen came from a goal behind to beat Hoffenheim 2-1 – Julian Brandt grabbing the winner with 19 minutes to go – while Salomon Kalou’s penalty saw Hertha Berlin beat Augsburg 1-0 in a match that saw both sides finish with 10 men.
Darmstadt, also promoted last term, twice led in its match at home to Hannover, but had to settle for a 2-2 draw.
Having been crowned second-tier champion last season, Ingolstadt was indebted to Lukas Hinterseer’s 66th-minute strike for its away win.
Former Bayern captain Stefan Effenberg said in German tabloid Bild on Friday that Guardiola was set to leave, and Qatar-based network beIN Sports has twice reported that he is set to join City.
“When I have made a decision, I will inform [former president] Uli Hoeness, [CEO] Karl-Heinz Rummenigge and [sporting executive] Matthias Sammer.
Pep Guardiola has no offers from other clubs and has not made any decision on his future beyond the end of the season, the Bayern Munich boss has insisted.
“Maybe Effenberg knows more than me,” he said, adding: “I have not received an offer from any other club in this world.”
There have also been concerns about his influence on transfers given the uncertainty over his future.
However, speaking ahead of Saturday’s German Supercup clash with Wolfsburg, the former Barcelona coach said he has not made any decision about his next move.
He added: “At Bayern, the players are signed by the club, and the coach trains the players, who have been signed by the club. “They want to know about my plans as soon as possible. “I have not yet decided what is best for this club — and I want to do the best for this club. Bayern’s new signing, midfielder Arturo Vidal, has claimed that his goal is to go one better than he did with Juventus, having lost this year’s Champions League final, and win the competition. I have not made a decision yet.
New season, same old questions for Pep Guardiola. Bayern Munich coach Pep Guardiola says Arjen Robben will be fit, but warns his team ahead of their DFL-Cup game against Wolfsburg. When I have the feeling that I become painful for the club, another coach will come in. That is the truth.
“This will be the last time I talk about it,” Guardiola told a news conference on Friday. It was the Brazilian forward who had the best of his Chilean team-mate, managing to nutmeg Vidal with a slick pass. I will never become a problem for FC Bayern.”
Guardiola, 44, has entered the final year of the contract he signed in 2013, and there was fresh speculation at the weekend that he has already agreed terms with Manchester City for the 2016-17 season.
Guardiola has won back-to-back league titles, winning the domestic double in his first season, but he said: “I have learnt that reaching the semifinals in Champions League is not enough here.”
However, Guardiola dismissed both claims.
“Maybe the club is not happy about it [the delayed decision],” Guardiola said. That’s the situation.”
Pep Guardiola said he will ‘never become a problem’ for Bayern Munich.
There had been suggestions last season that Guardiola’s time should be brought to an early end after the club suffered a heavy defeat in the Champions League semifinals for a second year in succession.
Bayern have said on several occasions that they plan enter talks with Guardiola later this year to clarify his position.. It has been like this for over 30 years, and so it also has been the case in the past two years.”
However, the coach said: “Listen, I will never become a problem for FC Bayern Munich