In this list of the Greatest UK football managers to date, we will look at some of the greatest managers in the history of English football. Some of these guys are legends and have left their mark on the game, while others are lesser known but have still managed to turn their teams around in a way that has changed the course of history.

Sir Alex Ferguson

During his 27 years at Manchester United, Sir Alex led the club to 38 titles. He is also widely regarded as one of the greatest English managers and is a major figure in the history of English football.

Bill Shankly

The man who brought Liverpool from the Second Division to top-flight glory in the 1970s and 1980s, Bill Shankly, was a genius when it came to team selection and tactics. He was a master of spotting a player’s strengths and weaknesses and had the steely edge behind the gentle public face to keep Liverpool in their dominant position for long periods.

Brian Clough

Having been born in Middleborough, England, Brian Clough was a talented footballer who played for Derby County and Nottingham Forest. He then went on to manage both clubs and helped them win several first-tier league titles and FA Cups. He was also a brilliant coach and has been praised for his excellent man-management skills as well.

Don Revie

Another man who is a legend in the game of football, Don Revie, was a genius when it came to team selection and coaching. He was an expert in developing young talents and built a side that was packed with great players. He has managed many teams and built a successful side at Leeds United. He has won so many trophies in his career, and he even managed to lift the World Cup twice with England.

Kevin Keegan

The former Newcastle United and Tottenham Hotspur attacker has managed to win two Ballon d’Or titles as a player. He has also managed Newcastle United in the past and has won two Premier League trophies as a manager.

Jimmy Greaves

Jimmy Greaves has managed many teams throughout his managerial career, including Manchester City and Everton. He has also managed the England national team a few times and has won many trophies with the team.

Bob Paisley

The former Manchester United manager is a hugely popular figure in the world of football. He is renowned for his ability to spot a great players and get the best out of them, and he is known for being a hard worker. He has also managed many great teams and won many trophies with them.

Jock Stein

As a manager, Jock Stein is known for having a strong tactical background and is well-known for his success in the European Cup. He has managed over 1000 games and has registered a stunning win percentage of 63.