Coaching can easily turn you into a celebrity, which often happens in football. Also, being a coach of one of the best football teams can make you very rich. Who is the richest coach in the world in 2019 and how much is his net worth? Read on to find out!
Even the most famous soccer players with millions of followers on their social media pages and millions of U.S. dollars in their bank accounts need good coaches to perform their best in their kind of sports.
The richest football coach in the world
The coach is important in every team because he is responsible for the development of each player and the improvement of the team’s overall performance. The football manager is valued by his team’s achievements, and thus the richest soccer team manager in the world is the top professional whose skills and talent are made evident by his team's performance and his incredible financial status.
Who is the richest coach in the world now?
The richest soccer manager in the world now is Jose Mourinho. He is the former manager of Manchester United, and he is one of the best managers in the history of soccer.
READ ALSO: Top 10 highest paid footballers in the world in 2018
According to express.co.uk, the wealthiest football coach boasts an impressive net worth of approximately 50 million U.S. dollars.
The full name of the soccer legend is Jose Mario dos Santos Mourinho Felix. The Portuguese football manager worked with a number of clubs before leading the popular English FC, Manchester United. He has assisted and coached many clubs, including Barcelona, Inter Milan, Chelsea, Benfica, and União de Leiria.
The 55-year-old started his career as a football manager in the 2000s. What made him famous was his effective coaching with Porto when the team under Mourinho's leadership won UEFA Cup and Primeira Liga.
He became Manchester United's manager in 2016 and was dismissed in December 2018. Jose Mourinho has won more than 20 prestigious awards. He is considered the most successful managers of all time in the history of soccer.
Portugal Football Federation named hin Portuguese Football Coach of the Century in 2015. In 2010, he was awarded the first World Coach of the Year title.
A lot of fans and experts call Mourinho ‘The Special One.’ Such an interesting nickname perfectly defines his impressive success, strong will to win and the hardworking character of Jose Mourinho.
As noted by Forbes, the wealthiest football coach in the world earns nearly 18 million U.S. dollars annually. It is approximately 1.5 million U.S. dollars per month and 375,000 U.S. dollars per week.
The top football manager knows how to make his money work. He has had many profitable commercial deals with top brands, like Jaguar, Lipton Tea, Adidas, Atlantis hotels, Hublot watch, etc.
Now you know who is the wealthiest football coach in the world in 2019. He earns millions of U.S. dollars per year, trains top soccer teams and has worked with some of the most talented footballers on the planet.
READ ALSO: Football club with most trophies in the world