Capello tops football managers' rich list

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London, Oct.8 (ANI): The age when managers earned less than the players they coach is well and truly over.ccording to the sports-related website FourFourTwo, England team coach Fabio Capello is the richest manager in the world, but Roy Keane is catching him up fast.

According to The Sun, Capello is only three million pounds ahead of the controversial Irishman Keane.

Capello, 63, has a 30 million pound fortune thanks to phenomenal success around the world and his 6.5 million pound annual FA salary.

Following is the football managers' rich list for 2009.

1. Fabio Capello 30m pounds (England)

2. Roy Keane 27m pounds(Ipswich Town)

3. Sir Alex Ferguson 22m pounds (Manchester United)

4. Carlo Ancelotti 17m pounds (Chelsea)

5. Sven-Goran Eriksson 15m pounds (Notts County)

6. Arsene Wenger 15m pounds (Arsenal)

7. Harry Redknapp 10m pounds (Tottenham Hotspur)

8. Rafa Benitez 9m pounds (Liverpool)

9. Martin O'Neill 9m pounds (Aston Villa)

10. Mark Hughes 8m pounds (Manchester City) (ANI)

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