Josep Guardiola / PHOTO: FCB

The FC Barcelona manager is still collecting accolades. This time it was the International Federation of Football History & Statistics (IFFHS) that once again made him the best manager on the world. Guardiola was given 201 points in votes by the experts in 81 countries in all continents that took part in this annual election.

Guardiola finished way ahead of Real Madrid boss José Mourinho, and also Sir Alex Ferguson of Manchester United, who finished second and third respectively.

Barça's amazing football and wealth of titles won in 2011 are still gaining worldwide recognition and Guardiola has once again been deservedly honoured for the fantastic job he is doing.


1.- Pep Guardiola
FC Barcelona, 201 points
2.- José Mourinho
Real Madrid, 112 points
3.- Sir Alex Ferguson
Manchester United, 107
4.- André Villas-Boas
Chelsea, 78 points
5.- Roberto Mancini
Manchester City, 45 points
6.- Muricy Ramalho
Santos, 20 points

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