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10 Footballers Who Became Coaches And Did Very Well

Many footballers took their careers to the next level by becoming football coaches. Many of them did very well as coaches, they further became more productive and popular after becoming football coaches, they were also good footballers during their youth, some of them won several titles when they were still playing football. These footballers will always be remembered for their great achievements in the history of football.

Here are the 10 footballers who became coaches and did very well:

1. Diego Simeone

Simeone is one of the players who became a coach and did very well, he is currently the head coach in Atletico Madrid. He helped his team win the La liga title in 2013/2014 and also took Atletico Madrid to their first Uefa champions league final in that same 2013/2014. Simeone was also a very good footballer during his time.


2. Kenny Dalglish

He is also one of the good footballers that became a coach. Dalglish became a coach and did very too, he once played for Liverpool football club, he won several titles as a player, he helped Liverpool win the 2011- 2012 football league cup, he also helped Blackburn Rovers win the premier league in 1995.


3. Johan Cruyff

Johan Cruyff is one of the best coaches in the world, he did very well as a coach, he played for Ajax and Barcelona, he won many titles including the Ballon d'or, he became a coach and also did very well. He coached Ajax and also Barcelona. His style of coaching helped in developing the Barca and Ajax youth academies. But he died on the 24th of March 2016.


4. Antonio Conte

Conte is indeed a very good coach. He is also one of the footballers who became a coach and did very well. He played for Juventus during his career as a footballer from 1991-2004 and also became Juventus head coach in 2011, he won the Italian league title three consecutive times.


5. Carlo Ancelotti

Ancelotti is also one of the best coaches in the world, he was a very good footballer during his time, he was a skillful midfielder in him time. He has won the UEFA champions league title three times and he has also won league titles in different country as a coach. He did very well as a coach.


6.Mario Zagallo

Mario Zagallo was a good footballer during his time, he also did very well as a coach, he won several titles as a coach, he has won the world cup, Confederation cup and Copa America.


7. Giovanni Trapattoni

Giovanni was also a good footballer in his time. He won several titles when he was a player, he became a coach and also did very well, he won several titles as a coach too.


8. Zinedine zidane

Zidane is also a very good coach, he was a very good footballer during his time too, he won several titles as a footballer and also a coach, he has won the Champions league title, La liga, Uefa super cup, and Fifa club World cup as a coach. He is of the footballers that did very well as a coach.


9. Pep Guardiola

Guardiola is known as of the best coaches in the world, his achievements in clubs like Barcelona and Manchester city will not be forgotten any time soon. He was a good footballer during his time at Barcelona too, he is also of the players that did very well as a coach.


10. Jurgen Klopp

Klopp is also one of the best coaches in the world. Klopp was also a good footballer during his time, he became a coach and did very well, he is currently the head coach of Liverpool football club. He has won several titles as a coach. He has won the Uefa champions league, club world cup, Super cup and also the Premier league title with Liverpool. He also coached Dortmund and helped them win the Bundelsliga title back-to-back and also a German cup win in the 2011/2012 campaign.

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