Will it be Flick or Klopp? UEFA confirms Men's Coach of the Year nominees
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Will it be Flick or Klopp? UEFA confirms Men's Coach of the Year nominees

UEFA has presented the nominees for the best coach of the 2019/20 season, with Hans-Dieter flick (Bayern Munich), Jurgen Klopp (Liverpool), and Julian Nagelsmann (RB Leipzig) are up for the prize.

Why these three?

  • Bayern under flick won the treble last season, winning the German League and Cup, as well as the Champions League.
  • Liverpool became English Champions in the 2019/20 season and also won the European Super Cup.
  • Nagelsmann brought Leipzig to the first in the history of the club to the Champions League semifinals.

The winner will be named during the 2020/21 UEFA Champions League draw ceremony in Nyon on 1st October. 

Who are the other nominees?

  • Thomas Tuchel (Paris Saint-Germain) – 76 votes
  • Gian Piero Gasperini (Atalanta) – 68 votes
  • Julen Lopetegui (Sevilla) – 57 votes
  • Rudi Garcia (Lyon) – 32 votes
  • Zinédine Zidane (Real Madrid) – 25 votes
  • Josep Guardiola (Manchester City) – 11 votes
  • Antonio Conte (Inter) – 9 votes

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