Zidane and the glory at Real Madrid
FIFA has selected 5 names for the nomination of the best coach of the year at the awards ceremony to be held in the middle of next month.
1. Marcelo Bielsa
Bielsa is ranked as a master in the coaching world after 40 years of experience in the coaching chair. In the 2019/2020 season, he became the hero of Leeds United when helping this club return to the Premier League after a 16-year wait, after which he was also voted the Championship’s best coach of the season. Even in the first season working in the Premier League, Bielsa also brought from one surprise to another. In the opening match, Leeds chased the score with the new king of Liverpool, making this big man sweat to get 3 points. Then they drew Manchester City, drew Arsenal and just won Everton, having more points than Manchester United.
2. Hans-Dieter Flick
Flick spent most of his time after retiring from his digital shorts career to work as an assistant coach in Germany, with Tank winning the World Cup in 2014 and coming back in 2010. At the end of 2019, Flick took on the role of coach. temporarily at Bayern Munich, then retained until the end of the season and then signed a long-term contract. After just over half a season, Flick led a struggling Bayern to an emotional Bundesliga title and Champions League.
3. Jurgen Klopp
Another German coach on FIFA’s shortlist of the best coach of the year. The most outstanding achievement of Klopp’s recent year was winning the Premier League with Liverpool, after exactly 30 years of waiting. From 1990 to now, The Reds have many times approached the throne, but unfortunately missed their feet. Last season, when they had dominated the opponents, they faced the risk of the season being canceled. After much suspense, Liverpool also officially took the throne after Chelsea beat Manchester City at the end of June.
4. Julen Lopetegui
Lopetegui has just gone through an unforgettable period of his career, from being expected to win the World Cup with Spain, to being sacked by La Roja and Real Madrid in just four months. At the beginning of the 2019/2020 season, after nearly a year of unemployment, Lopetegui came to Sevilla to take office. In the first season of his return, he and this team won tickets to the Champions League, before defeating Inter Milan in the Europa League final to win the championship, which is also Julen’s first title when working as a club coach.
5. Zinedine Zidane
Although the second time sitting in the hot seat of Real Madrid became difficult, Zidane still excellently helped his team upstream against Barcelona to win the La Liga championship in the 2019/2020 season. However, it is difficult for Zidane to accept the award with what is happening at the Bernabeu.
Thanh Vu | 16:31 11/29/2020