Diego SIMEONE, Mauricio POCHETTINO on FIFA shortlist


Diego SIMEONE and Mauricio POCHETTINO are both on FIFA’s shortlist for Coach of the Year.

The two Argentinians are among the list of 12 managers who have been nominated for the FIFA 2017 Coach of the Year award. Here’s the list of managers on the list:

FIFA Shortlist:

Massimiliano ALLEGRI
Carlo ANCELOTTI (Italy)
Antonio CONTE (Italy)
Luis ENRIQUE (Italy)
Leonardo JARDIM (Portugal)
Joachim LOW (Germany)
Jose MOURINHO (Portugal)
Mauricio POCHETTINO (Argentina)
Diego SIMEONE (Argentina)
Tite (Brazil)
Zinedine ZIDANE (France)

Some big competition for the two Argentinians who in all likelyhoodm, will not win the award. There is one more Argentinian involved in all of this and that is Diego MARADONA. The 1986 World Cup hero is part of the pannel who came up with the list.