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The 10 Highest Paid Football Managers of 2015-2016

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The top-tier football managers at the club and international levels are nearly as famous as are highest paid soccer players in the world. Those highest paid managers claim titles for their organizations. They are also found liking their supporters sing chants and songs in their honor.

These amazing and successful highest paid football managers on the biggest stages of the games are financially set for life.

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Top 10 Highest Paid Football Managers in the World:

English Premier League is believed by many to be the best league in the world. Though they are certainly lacking that much portion of these highest paid soccer coaches. Another arguably best League, La Liga is believed often responsible for any of the five highest paid football managers in the world. Unfortunately Serie A does not even make the list.

Here we are trying to develop the present time top 10 highest paid football managers of 2015-2016.

Let’s find, who is the highest paid soccer manager in this world for 2015-2016?

10. Jorge Jesus

The 10 Highest Paid Football Managers of 2014-2015, Jorge Jesus, benfica soccer manager
Jorge Jesusv ; image credit pt.wikipedia.org

Soccer manager of: Benfica
Salary: $5 million

Obviously Benfica is not a giant club compared to the other clubs in this list of top 10 highest paid football managers 2015-2016. They are not true Champions League title contenders on a consistent basis currently. The Portuguese soccer club cannot afford to sign and pay top talents also the top paid footballers in the world.

But their football manager Jorge Jesus is one of the most earners among the highest paid managers. He is expected to be earning around $5 million from the club as salary. The Portuguese manager has twice won the league while at the very club. He is a four-time Portuguese League Cup champion soccer coach. And also Benfica is back-to-back Europa League runners-up under Jorge Jesus.

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09. Zinedine Zidane

Zinedine Zidane, highest earning football managers in the world
Zinedine Zidane | image credit – www.youtube.com

Soccer manager of: Real Madrid
Salary: $5.8 million

Real Madrid is probably another team like Manchester City who can easily afford the highest paid soccer manager of 2015-2016 season. We all can assume that there is no other franchise in the world that can worth more than Real Madrid. According to the American Magazine, Forbes, the richest Club currently worth more than $3.44 billion. Some reports claims that Real Madrid made $675 million revenue last year.

Zidane considered to be one of the greatest goals in the competition’s history. After retirement, Zidane became assistant coach at Real Madrid under Carlo Ancelotti in 2013-2014 season. He was also assaigned as Real’s B team recently. But finally after Carlo Ancelotti sacked, Zidane has got the opportunity to manage his former Club Real Madrid. And after joining we all know, Madrid is just making history again.

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08. Manuel Pellegrini

The 10 Highest Paid Football Managers of 2014-2015, Manuel Pellegrini, manchester city manager
Manuel Pellegrini ; image credit tr.wikipedia.org

Soccer manager of: Manchester City
Salary: $7 million

This 9th spot on the list of top 10 highest paid football managers is definitely going to surprise soccer fans. Pellegrini is certainly believed to be earning much more considering the amount of Money City have at their disposal and in summer transfer windows. Manchester City certainly can afford to have the highest paid soccer manager in the world.

Pellegrini has been worth every cent of his paycheck since joining City in 2012-2013 English Premier League Season. Last march City defeated Sunderland to win the League Cup. The 8th of the highest paid soccer coaches is earning $7 million from the English club.

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07. Luis Enrique

Luis Enrique, best earning soccer managers 2016
Luis Enrique | image credit – Wikimedia/Олег Дубина

Soccer manager of: Barcelona
Salary: $7.3 million

Luis Enrique is a Spanish former professional football player. But above currently he is well known as the manager of La Liga giant club Barcelona. Starting in 1991 and ending in 2004 he represented both the rival teams Real Madrid and Barcelona. Appearing in more than 500 official games and scoring more than 100 goals he was appreciated for equally individual and team success.

Luis Enrique started working as a manager in 2008 with Barcelona B team. After working three more years with the Catalans, he was moved to Roma. He was also short assaigned for Celta in 2013-2014 season. Finally he meets his destination Barcelona main team and won treble in his first season. we keep him at number seven in our list of top 10 highest paid football managers in 2016.

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06. Jurgen Klopp

The 10 Highest Paid Football Managers of 2014-2015, Jurgen Klopp, borussia dortmund football coach
Jurgen Klopp ; image credit commons.wikimedia.org

Soccer manager of: Liverpool F.C.
Salary: $8.5 million

Klopp was very much popular among the Dortmund supporters. And now he is assigned for the 18 times League title winner Liverpool F.C.  He is also well known for his pitch-side fashion decisions. He has a very unique kind of gestures and facial expressions, which incredibly makes him famous. Some believe, Klopp is over prepared for the Champions League fixtures.

Undoubtedly, Klopp has achieved so much while at Dortmund. Most important of them are the two Bundesliga Titles. Also, Dortmund is back-to-back and reigning DFL-Supercup champions with the highest paid manager Klopp. Dortmund lost the champions League final to their rivals Bayern Munich in 2012-2013, under the successful coach.

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05. Fabio Capello

The 10 Highest Paid Football Managers of 2014-2015, Fabio Capello, russia national team manager
Fabio Capello ; image credit en.wikipedia.org

Soccer manager of: Russia National Football Team
Salary: $10 million

It is definitely clear that no national team manager makes more money on a yearly basis than Fabio Capello in this list of highest paid football managers 2015-2016. He has not yet proven himself to be worth his massive paycheck in the Russian National football team. And hopefully, Russia is going to host the 2018 FIFA World Cup, Russia is believed to be one of the world cup odds for the 2018 Russia.

Russian Football Federation was not happy with the group stage. Capello was asked to appear before the Parliament to explain why Russia were such a disappointment at 2014 world cup. It was announced in August that Capello and other members of his staff received zero payments for straight 3 months.

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04. Louis van Gaal

The 10 Highest Paid Football Managers of 2014-2015, Louis van Gaal, manchester united soccer coach
Louis van Gaal ; iamge credit pl.wikipedia.org

Soccer manager of: Manchester United
Salary: $11.75 million

Fans could hardly believe the year and a half that has been for Manchester United recently. Living legend Alex Ferguson announced that he was retiring. David Moyes was appointed his replacement in the English giant club. United floundered under their new boss and Moyes didn’t manage to last the entire season. Very unfortunate, he was sacked before the season and his club didn’t had the minimum remarkable spot. Even with Van Gaal, Manchester United couldn’t make any promising difference at Premier League 2016.

The Dutch Legend soccer manager Van Gaal is believed to be the only savior Manchester United. He has quite the impressive resume. Van Gaal has won titles at Ajax, Bayern and Barcelona. His most recent accomplishment was leading Holland to a third-place finish at the World Cup 2014, Brazil.

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03. Arsène Wenger

The 10 Highest Paid Football Managers of 2014-2015, arsenal manager, Arsène Wenger
Arsène Wenger ; image credit en.wikipedia.org

Soccer manager of: Arsenal
Salary: $14 million

Arsenal boss, Arsene Wenger has already proven every critic individuals wrong. Successfully the Gunners consistently finish ahead of rivals Tottenham Hotspur. The rival club is always seen changing their football manager almost every season in Barclays Premier League. And under Wenger, Arsenal remains Champions League mainstays.

Fans often think that the 64-year-old will now catch some breaks. Not only did he once again lead the club to the Champions League, last May Arsenal ended a long trophy drought winning the FA Cup under one of the top 10 highest paid football managers in the world 2015-2016. Arsene Wenger signed a new 3 year deal back in May 2014 which will keep him at the club until 2016-17 season at least.

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02. Jose Mourinho

The 10 Highest Paid Football Managers of 2014-2015, Jose Mourinho, chelsea football manager
Jose Mourinho ; image credit it.wikipedia.org

Soccer manager of: Chelsea
Salary: $17 million

Jose Mourinho is the only soccer manager in this list who is very well known in many adjective terms. The Special One or the Happy One is probably the terms that suits him most. Whatever anyone calls him, Jose Mourinho is the true winner manager of all time. He has done it all in club football, in Portugal, England, Italy and Spain.

Mourinho has also hoisted the Champions League trophy in celebration. He has earned UEFA and FIFA Manager of the Year honors. After the controversial Real Madrid deal, Mourinho began his second stint at Chelsea in June 2013. Chelsea finished third in the Premier League table that season. Last season in 2014, Chelsea with Mourinho seemed like flying with unparalleled speed. But for the current season 2015-2016, Chelsea along with the manager feels like a bit troubled. The 2nd of the highest paid managers in the world earns $17 million from Chelsea each year.

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01. Pep Guardiola

The 10 Highest Paid Football Managers of 2014-2015, Pep Guardiola, bayern munich football coach, highest paid manager
Pep Guardiola ; image credit commons.wikimedia.org

Soccer manager of: Bayern Munich
Salary: $24 million

Pep Guardiola is probably the prominent most rival of Jose Mourinho. He managed to fill the Barcelona trophy case during his time as manager. He also led Barca to multiple La Liga titles and Copa del Rey titles. He also attained the success of winning Champions League with them. He then became the hottest managerial free agent in world football. Some linked him with a shock move to Major League Soccer at the time.

And Guardiola signed with the Bundesliga giants, Bayern Munich. He has since won the Bundesliga twice in his first two seasons in charge of Bayern Munich, DFB Cup, UEFA Super Cup and FIFA Club World Cup. Supposedly Bayern have the money to possess the highest paid football manager in the world for 2015-2016. He is expected to replace Manuel Pellegrini, who will leave on 30 June from Manchester City..

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27 COMMENTS

  1. I’m like how Pep Guardiola manage his team because of pass strategy than create a creative or nice goal Asyik you can see at Bayern Munich now. So no wonder Pep Guardiola is the richest and number 1 manager of the world

  2. God looks,at good sucrificing one and later or soon,be lowered by the wicked ones,the he will show,in him the way!
    foot is the only sport ,intertaining the peoples.
    thank and by for now!

  3. football is not an easy sports as many people see,but its a talentg God,who said,you their be a manager or a good player as well as any as career,so thanks to the lord!

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