Top 10 Best Football Managers Of All Time

10. Mircea Lucescu

 Mircea Lucescu

From 2004 to 2016, Lucescu managed Shakhtar Donetsk,   he guided the Ukrainian team to the 2009 UEFA Cup. He was also appointed as Dinamo Kiev manager in 2020. 

9. Arsène Wenger 

Arsène Wenger 

Arsène Wenger managed Arsenal for 22 years. He upheld a football style that was flowing and attacking, which made the club a favorite with neutral supporters.  

8. Pep Guardiola 

 Pep Guardiola 

Known for keeping possession and imposing creativity in his teams, Pep won two World club cups and three La Liga titles, laying his claim to a  total of 14 trophies in four seasons. 

7. Marcello Lippi 

Marcello Lippi 

Responsible for the domination of Italian football by Juventus in the late 1990s, Marcello's management style is best known to focus on team strength and unity. He last managed the Chinese national team (2016-2019). 

6. Antonio Conte 

Antonio Conte 

A former Italian footballer, Conte represented his country a whopping 20 times. During the 2011–12 season, he led Juventus to the Serie A title without losing a single game.  

5. Diego Simeone 

 Diego Simeone 

In his first full season as manager, Diego's team thrashed Chelsea in the European Super Cup before winning the 2013 Spanish domestic cup.  

4. José Mourinho 

José Mourinho 

Known for his well-organized defenses and the physical strength of his teams, this Portuguese coach  won the inaugural Europa Conference League with Roma.  

3. Louis Van Gaal 

 Louis Van Gaal 

Van Gaal mentored a much less-recognized Dutch side to third place in the 2014 World Cup. He later finally took over as manager for Manchester United.  

2. Jürgen Klopp 

 Jürgen Klopp 

Klopp assembled an excellent team in all positions: he transformed the fortunes of Borussia Dortmund, fetching them league titles in 2011 and 2012, and the German Cup in 2012.  

1. Carlo Ancelotti 

Carlo Ancelotti 

Ancelotti's management style defines adaptability and versatility. With 22 trophies to his name, he is listed as one of the most decorated managers of all time.