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UEFA release list of top 10 coaches ever

UEFA release list of top 10 coaches ever

UEFA has announced a list of 10 coaches believed to be best ever since UEFA's foundation in 1954.

The European football governing body called these men "ten of the many coaches who had made a major impact on football" since 1954.

The list is made up of icons like Johann Cruff and Sir Alex Ferguson but missing is manchester City's Pep Guardiola who has been the most successful coach in world football in the past seven years.

Other missing icons are Carlo Ancelotti, Rafa Benitez, Arsene Wenger and Ottmar Hitzfeld.

Here are the list of coaches profiled by UEFA:

Brian Clough: football's ultimate iconoclast

UEFA release list of top 10 coaches ever

Brian Clough won two European Cups with Nottingham Forest

Johann Cruyff: the man who reinvented Barcelona

UEFA release list of top 10 coaches ever

Johan Cruyff introduced Barcelona to tiki-taka

Vicente del Bosque: Madrid and Spain's soft power

UEFA release list of top 10 coaches ever

Del Bosque won the 2010 World Cup and Euro 2012 with Spain

Sir Alex Ferguson: United's master tactician

UEFA release list of top 10 coaches ever

Under Alex Ferguson, Manchester United became an European powerhouse again

Helenio Herrera: the king of catenaccio

UEFA release list of top 10 coaches ever

Helenio Herrera made Inter Milan one of the world's best teams in the 1950s and 60s

Udo Lattek: Bayern's 1970s kingpin

UEFA release list of top 10 coaches ever

Alongside the Italian Giovanni Trapattoni, Lattek is the only coach to have won all three major European club titles, and he is the only one to do so with three different teams.

Valeri Lobanovskiy: the soccer scientist

UEFA release list of top 10 coaches ever

Lobanovskiy

Rinus Michels: the architecht of 'total football'

UEFA release list of top 10 coaches ever

Rinus Michels

José Mourinho: the 'Special One'

UEFA release list of top 10 coaches ever

Mourinho won the treble with an unfancied Inter Milan in 2010

Arrigo Sacchi: master of the Italian renaissance

UEFA release list of top 10 coaches ever

Sacchi is the only coach to have won the Champions League back to back

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