Highest Paid Football Managers

Source of Wealth: Football Maganers

Jose Mourinho is the highest paid football manager as of 2011, according to France Football magazine.The Real Madrid manager topped the managers’ rich list with an income of €13.5 million, ahead of Barcelona’s Pep Guardiola with €10.5 million.

While FC Barcelona’s Argentina international, Lionel Messi topped the Footballer’s rich list with an income of €31 million.Messi’s income is from his salary and publicity deals in 2011

Messi’s income, while making him the top paid footballer in the world, still falls a long way short of Tiger Woods, who with a revenue of 53mn euros is the highest paid sportsman of them all.

The Premier League appears the most lucrative league of all with seven representatives in the top 20 list of highest paid players.

1.Jose Mourinho

Annual salary: €13.5 million

Current club: Real Madrid – Spain

Country of citizenship: Portugal

2.Pep Guardiola

Annual salary: €10.5 million

Current club: FC Barcelona – Spain

Country of citizenship: Spain

3.Rafael Benitez

Annual salary: €10.2 million

Club: Former Inter Milan coach (currently unemployed,after leaving Inter in December 2010)

Country of citizenship: Spain

4.Fabio Capello

Annual salary: €8.5 million

Current club: England national football team

Country of citizenship: Italy

France Football magazine