1.- Johan Cruyff
El alumno y el maestro.
Pep Guardiola y Johan Cruyff. pic.twitter.com/S7l26xxLDN
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The fact that Johan Cruyff was able to take the concepts of a visionary such as Rinus Michels and make them evolve into what we know today as Tiki-Taka, is arguably one of the biggest achievements in football history.
Even as a player, Johan Cruyff proved that he already was one of the smartest people in football but his teachings as a manager were the ultimate achievement for any historical figure in this beautiful sport.
Johan Cruyff implemented his revolutionary methods in not one but two of the most successful clubs in football history, one being his home club Ajax and the other one his beloved FC Barcelona.
Can you think of another wise football manager who deserves a spot on this list? Please share your opinion in the comment section down below.