Liverpool coach Jurgen Klopp is one of the nominees for the FIFA Best Men’s Coach Award for 2019, Concise News reports.
Klopp led Liverpool to a Champions League wingglast season after narrowly missing out on the domestic crown.
Also included in the list of nominees is Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola who guided his side to a historic domestic treble last term.
Only one African coach, and that’s Algeria’s Djamel Belmadi, made the list of nominees for the FIFA Best Men’s Coach Award for 2019.
FIFA Best Men’s Coach Award Nominees for 2019
Below is the list of the coaches that made it:
Djamel Belmadi (ALG) – Algeria national team
Didier Deschamps (FRA) – France national team
Marcelo Gallardo (ARG) – River Plate
Ricardo Gareca (ARG) – Peru national team
Pep Guardiola (ESP) – Manchester City
Jurgen Klopp (GER) – Liverpool
Mauricio Pochettino (ARG) – Tottenham Hotspur
Fernando Santos (POR) – Portugal national team
Erik ten Hag (NED) – Ajax
Tite (BRA) – Brazil national team