Leap from Gurban Gurbanov: Better than Xabi Alonso and Okan Buruk

26 February 2024 11:44
Leap from Gurban Gurbanov: Better than Xabi Alonso and Okan Buruk

According to Idman.biz, the 500 most potent specialists on the globe were included in the assembled table, which was dependent on the outcomes of the previous four years.

Gurban Gurbanov is the only coach from Azerbaijan listed on the table. With 1670 points, the head coach of Qarabag is ranked 139th in the world.
Last month, Gurbanov, who was ranked 195th in the world with 1594 points, made a big leap. The 52-year-old expert gained 76 points and moved up 56 places thanks to Qarabag advancing to the 1/8 finals of the Europa League.

The head coach of Qarabag also passed Xabi Alonso, the opponent in the 1/8 finals, the coach of the leader of the Bundesliga, Bayer. The Spaniard ranked 179th with 1636 points.

Among the coaches left behind by Gurbanov are Okan Buruk, Senol Gunes, Domenico Tedesco, Mitchell, Frank Lampard, Fernando Santos, Graham Potter, Cosmin Kontra, Daniel Farke, Mark van Bommel, Slaven Bilic.

Gurbanov was also the most rated coach of the Azerbaijan Premier League. He also passed Miodrag Bojović, whom he was behind last month.
The head coach of Neftchi is 195th with 1616 points. The Montenegrin specialist, who lost 14 points in the last month, fell 35 places.

It should be noted that the table is headed by Manchester City head coach Pep Guardiola with 2222 points. Jurgen Klopp, head coach of Liverpool is in second place - 2090. Unai Emery, head coach of Aston Villa is third with 2085 points.