Ranking The Top 4 Best Managers In EPL History Based on The Fastest To Reach 150 Wins
The English Premier League has been blessed with great managers in its illustrious history. The competition is the most competitive in the world and this has attracted many top managers in recent times. In the modern-day, the competition boasts of the likes of Thomas Tuchel, Pep Guardiola, and Jurgen Klopp, who are three of the best managers in the world currently.
The calibre of managers that have graced the English Premier League has made it difficult to pick who the best manager in the history of the league is. In this article, we would be using the metric of the fastest manager to reach 150 league-game wins to judge who the best is.
Using this metric, Pep Guardiola is the best manager in the history of the English Premier League. The current Manchester City manager reached 150 league wins in Manchester City’s 2-1 win against Aston Villa. He achieved this feat in just 204 league games. Pep Guardiola has won three English Premier League titles.
Second on the list is former Chelsea, Manchester United, and Tottenham Hotspur manager, Jose Mourinho. The Portuguese reached 150 league wins during his time with Chelsea (two spells) and Manchester United. He achieved this feat in 230 games. Jose Mourinho won the English Premier League title three times.
The current AS Roma manager is followed by legendary Manchester United manager, Sir Alex Ferguson. The Scot reached 150 English Premier League wins in 247 games. The legendary manager won an impressive 13 English Premier League titles before he retired in 2013.
Former Arsenal manager, Arsene Wenger rounds up the top four. The French man got his 150th English Premier League win in his 258th game. He won three English Premier League titles in his time at Arsenal.
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