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JULEN LOPETEGUI NOMINATED FOR 'THE BEST' 2020

Sevilla FC's coach has been nominated alongside Zinedine Zidane, Jürgen Klopp, Marcelo Bielsa and Hans-Dieter Flick

Sevilla FC's manager, Julen Lopetegui, has been nominated by FIFA for 'The Best' in the category of manager for 2020. The Basque coach, who won the Europa League with Sevilla last season and qualified the team for the Champions League, will compete alongside Zinedine Zidane, Jürgen Klopp, Marcelo Bielsa and Hans-Dieter Flick.

The public vote will last until 9 December and after the finalists in each category are known - best player, goalkeeper and manager - the gala The Best FIFA Football Awards 2020 will take place on 17 December

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