Top 10 premier league players that are coaches after retirement

In this article we will highlight top premier players that after Thiers retirement took up a managerial career. Featured Image Source: Marca

Many former retired premier league players are/were coaches for different teams, we will only highlight top players

Former Manchester City and Manchester United star player, Carlos Tevez was recently appointed as the manager(coach) of Argentinean top division side Rosario Central.

Barely two weeks after announcing his retirement from professional football, the forward took up a new challenge and started a coaching career.

There are several former Premier League stars who became managers after their retirement.

Players like Steven Gerrard, Frank Lampard, Patrick Vieira and Wayne Rooney have all taken up coaching roles since their retirements.

Below are the Top 10 premier league players that are coaches after retirement..

Frank Lampard

  • Played for: West Ham United 1995-1996
  • Chelsea 2001
  • Manchester City 2014
  • Managed: Derby County 2018-2019,
  • Chelsea 2019-2021
  • Everton 2021-till date

Steven Gerrard

  • Played for: Liverpool
  • Managed: Rangers 2018-2021
  • Aston Villa 2021-till date

Wayne Rooney

  • Played for: Everton, Manchester United
  • Managed: Derby County

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

  • Played for: Manchester United
  • Managed: Molde,
  • Cardiff City,
  • Manchester United

Alan Shearer

  • Played for: Southampton,
  • Blackburn Rovers,
  • Newcastle United
  • Managed: Newcastle United (Interim)

Mikel Arteta

  • Played for: Everton, Arsenal
  • Managed: Arsenal

Patrick Vieira

  • Played for: Arsenal
  • Managed: New York City FC,
  • Nice,
  • Crystal Palace

Ryan Giggs

  • Played for: Manchester United
  • Managed: Manchester United (Interim),
  • Wales

Roy Keane

  • Played for: Nottingham Forest, Manchester United
  • Managed: Sunderland, Ipswich Town

Gary Neville

  • Played for: Manchester United
  • Managed: Valencia

Gareth Southgate

  • Played for: Crystal Palace,
  • Aston Villa,
  • Middlesbrough
  • Managed: Middlesbrough,
  • England

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