Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho earns twice as much as City boss Pep Guardiola
Jose Mourinho is the top-paid coach in the world – earning twice as much as Pep Guardiola.
The Manchester United manager earns a total of £24.2million, including a £13.8m salary and the rest in advertising revenue.
The Portuguese has contracts with blue-chip companies such as Jaguar, Adidas and Heineken.
Guardiola is fifth on the list on £12.5m – one of seven Premier League managers included.
China head coach Marcello Lippi is second on £20.3m, according to the survey in France Football, while former Manchester United defender Laurent Blanc is third after being paid off two years on his Paris-Saint Germain contract – worth £17.3m.
Top-paid coaches in the world
Cristiano Ronaldo tops the players’ rich list with earnings of £75.7m ahead of Lionel Messi (£66.1m) and Neymar (£48m).
Gareth Bale is fourth on £35.4m after doubling his Real Madrid salary in a new contract until 2022. The Welshman also £6.9m from deals with Nissan, Adidas and
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