FIFA World Coach of the Year

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Last awarded2015
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The FIFA World Coach of the Year [1] was an association football award given annually to the football coach who is considered to have performed the best in the previous 12 months. It was awarded based on votes from coaches and captains of international teams, as well as journalists from around the world.

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The award started in 2010 after France Football's Ballon d'Or and the FIFA World Player of the Year award were merged. José Mourinho was the first winner of the men's FIFA World Coach of the Year award in 2010. The women's version of the award was won by head coach Silvia Neid in 2010. Starting in 2016 this award was replaced with the Best FIFA Football Coach Award.

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The FIFA World Player of the Year was an association football award presented annually by the sport's governing body, FIFA, between 1991 and 2015. Coaches and captains of international teams and media representatives selected the player they deem to have performed the best in the previous calendar year.

Winners

FIFA World Coach of the Year for Men's Football

Year1st2nd3rd
2010 Flag of Portugal.svg José Mourinho (Internazionale) Flag of Spain.svg Vicente del Bosque (Spain) Flag of Spain.svg Pep Guardiola (Barcelona)
2011 Flag of Spain.svg Pep Guardiola (Barcelona) Flag of Scotland.svg Sir Alex Ferguson (Manchester United) Flag of Portugal.svg José Mourinho (Real Madrid)
2012 Flag of Spain.svg Vicente del Bosque (Spain) Flag of Portugal.svg José Mourinho (Real Madrid) Flag of Spain.svg Pep Guardiola (Barcelona)
2013 Flag of Germany.svg Jupp Heynckes (Bayern Munich) Flag of Germany.svg Jürgen Klopp (Dortmund) Flag of Scotland.svg Sir Alex Ferguson (Manchester United)
2014 Flag of Germany.svg Joachim Löw (Germany) Flag of Italy.svg Carlo Ancelotti (Real Madrid) Flag of Argentina.svg Diego Simeone (Atlético Madrid)
2015 Flag of Spain.svg Luis Enrique (Barcelona) Flag of Spain.svg Pep Guardiola (Bayern Munich) Flag of Argentina.svg Jorge Sampaoli (Chile)

Wins by manager

RankManagerFirst placeSecond placeThird placeTeams managed
1 Flag of Spain.svg Pep Guardiola 112 Flag of Spain.svg Barcelona, Flag of Germany.svg Bayern Munich
2 Flag of Portugal.svg José Mourinho 111 Flag of Italy.svg Internazionale, Flag of Spain.svg Real Madrid
3 Flag of Spain.svg Vicente del Bosque 110 Flag of Spain.svg Spain
4 Flag of Germany.svg Jupp Heynckes 100 Flag of Germany.svg Bayern Munich
4 Flag of Germany.svg Joachim Löw 100 Flag of Germany.svg Germany
4 Flag of Spain.svg Luis Enrique 100 Flag of Spain.svg Barcelona

FIFA World Coach of the Year for Women's Football

Year1st2nd3rd
2010 Flag of Germany.svg Silvia Neid (Germany) Flag of Germany.svg Maren Meinert (Germany U20) Flag of Sweden.svg Pia Sundhage (United States)
2011 Flag of Japan.svg Norio Sasaki (Japan) Flag of Sweden.svg Pia Sundhage (United States) Flag of France.svg Bruno Bini (France)
2012 Flag of Sweden.svg Pia Sundhage (United States) Flag of Japan.svg Norio Sasaki (Japan) Flag of France.svg Bruno Bini (France)
2013 Flag of Germany.svg Silvia Neid (Germany) Flag of Germany.svg Ralf Kellermann (Wolfsburg) Flag of Sweden.svg Pia Sundhage (Sweden)
2014 Flag of Germany.svg Ralf Kellermann (Wolfsburg) Flag of Germany.svg Maren Meinert (Germany U20) Flag of Japan.svg Norio Sasaki (Japan)
2015 Flag of England.svg Jill Ellis (United States) Flag of Japan.svg Norio Sasaki (Japan) Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg Mark Sampson (England)

Wins by manager

ManagerFirst placeSecond placeThird placeTeams managed
1 Flag of Germany.svg Silvia Neid 200 Flag of Germany.svg Germany
2 Flag of Japan.svg Norio Sasaki 121 Flag of Japan.svg Japan
3 Flag of Sweden.svg Pia Sundhage 112 Flag of the United States.svg United States, Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden
4 Flag of Germany.svg Ralf Kellermann 110 Flag of Germany.svg Wolfsburg
5 Flag of England.svg Jill Ellis 100 Flag of the United States.svg United States

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References

  1. "Rules of allocation" (pdf). FIFA.com. 2012. Retrieved 15 January 2013.