Football managers play a very vital role in the performance of a team.Thus,having a manager who was himself a footballer is ideal.However,there are some very good managers who never played football professionally.Today we will have a look at top 10 managers who never played football professionally.
Managers like Jose Mourinho,Arsene Wenger etc are not included in this list as they have played professional football,even though for a brief period of time.Here are the top 10 managers who never played football professionally.
Clement was appointed as the new head coach of Premier League club Swansea City on 3 January 2017.He was named Premier League Manager of the Month after a successful first month in charge.
Clement playing career did not progress beyond non-league footballer.He concentrated on coaching from the age of 23, as he worked in the Chelsea centre of excellence while holding down a job as a Physical Education teacher.
Clement obtained a UEFA ‘A’ coaching licence in 1999 and became a full-time football coach in 2000, when Fulham appointed Clement to a role in their academy.Clement also helped coach the Republic of Ireland under-21 national football team.