Saturday 1 October 2016

Gallery: What every Premier League manager looked like earlier in their career

Published 30/03/2016 | 16:45

They hold 20 of the most coveted and pressurised jobs in the world but every Premier League manager had a life before arriving in England's top flight.

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From former professional footballers to career coaches, everyone currently in charge of a Premier League club has a story to tell. What better way to give a glimpse into the lives of these managers than to show you what they looked like before they came to England top division.

Some of these coaches look VERY different today.

Without further delay, here are all the current (and one former) Premier League managers in a former life, in the order of the current table.

Leicester City - Claudio Ranieri

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Tottenham Hotspurs - Mauricio Pochettino

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Arsenal - Arsene Wenger

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Man City- Manuel Pellegrini

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West Ham - Slaven Bilic

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Man United - Louis van Gaal

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Southampton - Ronald Koeman

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Stoke City - Mark Hughes

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Liverpool - Jurgen Klopp

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Chelsea - Guus Hiddink Part 1 &2

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West Brom - Tony Pulis

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Everton - Roberto Martinez

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Bournemouth - Eddie Howe (centre)

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Watford - Quique Florres

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Swansea - Francesco Guidolin

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Crystal Palace - Alan Pardew

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Norwich - Alex Neil

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Sunderland - Sam Allardyce

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Newcastle - Rafa Benitez

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Former Aston Villa manager Remi Garde

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