Ancelotti & Simeone nominated

Both Carlo Ancelotti and Diego Simeone from La Liga have been included among the nominees for FIFA World Coach of the Year.

The list of 10 candidates has been made public and was drawn up by experts from FIFA’s Football Committee, along with a group of football specialists from French publication France Football.

The winner will be announced at the FIFA Ballon d’Or ceremony in Zurich on January 12, 2015.

The 10 nominations are:

Carlo Ancelotti (Italy) – Real Madrid

Antonio Conte (Italy) – Juventus/Italy national team

Pep Guardiola (Spain) – Bayern Munich

Jurgen Klinsmann (Germany) – USA national team

Joachim Low (Germany) – Germany national team

Manuel Pellegrini (Chile) – Manchester City

Jose Mourinho (Portugal) – Chelsea

Alejandro Sabella (Argentina) – Argentina national team

Diego Simeone (Argentina) – Atletico de Madrid

Louis van Gaal (Netherlands) – Netherlands national team/Manchester United

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