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Top 10 Highest Paid Football Managers of 2021

Top 10 Highest Paid Football Managers of 2021

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Football is undoubtedly the biggest sport in the world. Every year huge amount of money is being invested into the development of football.

As much as there are highest paid football superstar players, there are also highest paid superstar managers.

Head coaches that train the biggest and most successful clubs and become the part of their success and history.

So as the 2021/22 season has already started here is the list of top 10 highest paid football managers.

Top 10 Highest Paid Football Manager In The World 2021

10 Carlo Ancelotti, Real Madrid, €6m

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Ancelotti made a surprise decision to return to Real Madrid this summer, after former head coach Zinedine Zidane decided to leave.

The Italian was managing Everton and earning almost twice as much as in Madrid (€11m), however, after a call from club president Florentino Perez he decided to return to the Spanish capital.

Under Ancelotti Real have played 14 matches, won 9, drew 3 and lost 2 of them.

9 Thomas Tuchel, Chelsea, €6.5m

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The German was appointed as Chelsea’s head coach back in January 2021, after the club decided to sack club legend Frank Lampard.

Tuchel’s run have been successful so far, as after four months in charge he won the Champions League and then in the summer – the UEFA Super Cup.

Chelsea’s next goal under Tuchel is to win the Premier League, which they are now leading with 25 points.

8 Mauricio Pochettino, Paris Saint-Germain, €7m

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Pochettino became PSG’s head coach after he lost his job at Tottenham and Tuchel got sacked last season.

That season the Parisian side failed to claim for French champions and only reached to the Champions League semi-finals.

In the current season PSG’s goal is to win the Champions League having new additions with the likes of Lionel Messi, Sergio Ramos, Achraf Hakimi and more.

Currently Pochettino’s side lead the Ligue 1 standings with 31 points.

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