FourFourTwo’s 50 Best Football Managers in the World 2016: No.10, Jorge Jesus

Despite not winning silverware in his first season as Sporting manager in 2015/16, Jorge Jesus’s reputation as one of Portugal’s best current coaches remains largely unblemished.

The charismatic 61-year-old sensationally walked out on Benfica and signed for fierce Lisbon rivals Sporting last summer, vowing to make the club he represented as a player – who had not won a championship title since 2001/02 – a major contender for the top prize in Portugal again.

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