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Football Manager 2014 Best Coaches – FM14 5-Star Coaches

Football Manager 2014 Staff Recommendation – Best First Team and Reserves Coaches

Football Manager 2014 Best Coaches
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There are several steps to address when starting a new save in Football Manager 2014 in order to make your club successful. Besides creating a new FM14 tactic and setting up your scouting network, lays the importance of setting up your coaching team, hereby described as 5-star coaches.

In our latest edition of Passion4FMs Football Manager 2014 Staff recommendation we provided you with the best Football Manager 2014 Assistant Manager. Now we will turn our attention to the best coaches of Football Manager 2014 which is responsible for the daily training and quality of it. Their level of coaching will influence on the players training progress and is the answer to a successful player development.

To help you in your career, we have yet again provided you with our recommendations of excellent FM14 coaches. Here you will find the best coaches, both for first team and reserves, sorted by their main preferred coaching category and star rating in training (sorted from three and a half to five stars in team overview). It will make it easier to find excellent attacking coaches, best defending coaches or the most worthy goalkeeper or fitness coaches for your managing club, either you are assembling a proficient first team coaching staff.

Our massive list of Football Manager 2014 excellent coaches is provided with the help of our very own 5-star backroom staff search filter, available to download above. The staff search filter of all the different backroom staff roles of Football Manager 2014 makes you able to find the best coaches and staff as you progress in years.


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Football Manager 2014 5-Star Coaches and Influence on training

Our list of best FM14 coaches aims to make it easier for you to find excellent backroom staff for your managing career. No matter if you do the job on your own or relies solely on our FM14 list of 5-star coaches, it’s important to understand why you should always try to find the best coaches for your managing club.

Setting up an efficient backroom staff team of the best Football Manager 2014 coaches is of highly importance, normally addressed to in the pre-season, but can be a prolonged prosess in order to make your club professional. Spending both time and money setting up your coaching team will benefit you in the long run.

The coaches star rating influence the training quality and players profit from training. The best coaches will provide a more effective training schedule than an average coach (3 star), which determines the level of player development. The coaches star rating is determined by their staff attributes; strength and weaknesses.


How to find the best coaches in Football Manager 2014 – Know what to look for when searching for excellent coaches for each coaching category on your own.

The Football Manager 2014 training is split into 7 different coaching areas from goalkeeper coaching to fitness and the five other general coaching areas. Each area needs an excellent 5-star coach with the right expertise to provide quality training. Assigning your best Football Manager 2014 coaches to a training category should be influenced by their best coaching category according to highest star rating.

Approaching the best coaches and staff in Football Manager 2014 is of absolute importance in regard to the level of training effectiveness. These excellent coaches will in addition to maximize the players development, provide you with backroom staff advices about their development and progress, and provide valuable feedback in squad management.


FM14 Excellent 5-star General Coaches:

Best FM14 Goalkeeper Coaches

The goalkeeper coaches without star rating and best training category is not yet tested at a club, but have been found because of their attributes through our staff search filter which you can download in the bottom of this post.

These staff members will hopefully be tested to give you as much information as possible, but please help us out and assign the ones not tested. Share their star rating with thousands of our readers, and make this quality post a worthy read!

Name (Age)ClubBest Training
Category
GK Att.StarsPersonality
Oscar Rodriguez (42)FreeGK Handling20FM14 Staff RecommendationDet.
Claudio Filippi (47)JuventusGK Handling20FM14 Staff RecommendationResolute
Alessandro Nista (47)FreeShot Stopping
Handling
20FM14 Staff RecommendationModel Prof.
Jose Manuel Otxotorena (52)ValenciaShot Stopping
Handling
20FM14 Staff RecommendationDriven
Guy Martens (54)GenkShot Stopping,
Handling
19FM14 Staff RecommendationFairly Det.
Marco Onorati (49)FreeGK Handling19FM14 Staff RecommendationFairly Det.
Nicolas Dehon (45)Paris SGGK Shot Stopping20FM14 Staff RecommendationLight-Hearted
Chris Woods (53)Man UtdGK Shot Stopping19FM14 Staff RecommendationLight-Hearted
Fernando Miranda (33)PalmeirasGK Overall20FM14 Staff RecommendationProf.
John Achterberg (42)LiverpoolGK Handling20FM14 Staff RecommendationLoyal
Flavio Tenius (49)BotafogoGK Overall17FM14 Staff RecommendationProf.
Krzysztof Dowhan (57)LegiaGK Shot Stopping20FM14 Staff RecommendationResolute
Carlos Pracidelli (56)CoritibaGK Shot Stopping
Handling
20FM14 Staff RecommendationProf.
Franco Tancredi (58)FreeGK Shot Stopping
Handling
20FM14 Staff RecommendationModel Prof.
Fernando Resende (34)FreeGK Handling18FM14 Staff RecommendationResolute
Giulio Nuciari (53)FreeGK Overall20FM14 Staff RecommendationResolute
Pedro Alba (58)FreeGK Handling19FM14 Staff RecommendationResolute
Tulipa (50)FreeGK Shot Stopping
Handling
20FM14 Staff RecommendationResolute
Ray Clemence (65)FreeGK Overall20FM14 Staff RecommendationProf.
Toni Jimenez (42)SouthamptonGK Shot Stopping19FM14 Staff RecommendationResolute
Eric Steele (59)DerbyGK Overall20FM14 Staff RecommendationDet.
Villiam Vecchi (64)Real MadridGK Overall18FM14 Staff RecommendationDet.
Christophe Lollichon (50)ChelseaGK Shot Stopping
Handling
20FM14 Staff RecommendationDet.
Aílton Serafim (38)GoiásGK Shot Stopping
Handling
20FM14 Staff RecommendationProf.
Juan Carlos Arevalo (51)FreeGK Overall18FM14 Staff RecommendationResolute
Frans Hoek (56)FreeGK Overall20FM14 Staff RecommendationFairly Det.
Francisco Cersosimo (46)Atletico MineiroGK Overall18FM14 Staff RecommendationFairly Prof.
Gerald Ehrmann (54)KaiserslauternGK Overall20FM14 Staff RecommendationPerfect.
André Dias (44)Ponte PretaGK Shot Stopping15FM14 Staff RecommendationFairly Det.

Best FM14 Defending / Tactics Coaches

We have connected the defending and tactics coaches together based on their somewhat similar attributes required. The coaches without star rating and best training category is not yet tested at a club, but have been found because of their attributes through our staff search filter which you can download in the bottom of this post.

These staff members will hopefully be tested to give you as much information as possible, but please help us out and assign the ones not tested. Share their star rating with thousands of our readers, and make this quality post a worthy read!

Name (Age)ClubTactical Attr.Best Training
Category
StarsPersonality
Andrea Maldera (42)AC Milan18TacticsFM14 Staff RecommendationFairly Det.
Massimo Carrera (49)Juventus12DefendingFM14 Staff RecommendationProf.
Ivan Carminati (58)Galatasaray16DefendingFM14 Staff RecommendationDet.
Jair Ventura (33)Free14Tactics,
Defending
FM14 Player RecommendationFairly Loyal
Renzo Casellato (51)Free16OverallFM14 Player RecommendationLight Hearted
Francisco Cersósimo (46)At. Mineiro14Defending,
Ball Control, Shooting
FM14 Player RecommendationFairly Prof.
Alan Stubbs (41)Free9DefendingFM14 Player RecommendationFairly Loyal
Warren Joyce (47)Man Utd11DefendingFM14 Staff RecommendationResolute
Dave Billows (41)Free18TacticsFM14 Staff RecommendationProf.
Michele Salzarulo (38)Inter15TacticsFM14 Player RecommendationProf.
Toni Ruiz (43)Free15DefendingFM14 Staff RecommendationFairly Prof.
Andrea Bergamo (48)Free16TacticsFM14 Staff RecommendationBalanced
Ivan Couto (65)Free13OverallFM14 Player RecommendationBalanced
Martin Keown (46)Arsenal13Defending /
Tactics
FM14 Player RecommendationProf.
Fabio Carille (44)Corinthians14OverallFM14 Player RecommendationFairly Det.
Lorenzo Amoruso (42)Free14Defending /
Tactics
FM14 Player RecommendationFairly Loyal
Alex Inglethorpe (41)Liverpool17TacticsFM14 Staff RecommendationBalanced
Hermann Gerland (59)FC Bayern17TacticsNTDet.

BEST FM14 ATTACKING / SHOOTING COACHES

We have connected the attacking and shooting coaches together based on their somewhat similar attributes required. The coaches without star rating and best training category is not yet tested at a club, but have been found because of their attributes through our staff search filter which you can download in the bottom of this post.

These staff members will hopefully be tested to give you as much information as possible, but please help us out and assign the ones not tested. Share their star rating with thousands of our readers, and make this quality post a worthy read!

Name (Age)ClubAttacking Att.Best Training
Category
StarsPersonality
Jeffrey Talan (41)Heerenveen17Shooting
Ball Control
FM14 Player RecommendationBalanced
Peter Beardsley (52)Newcastle14Shooting,
Ball Control
FM14 Player RecommendationProf.
Keith Berthschin (56)Hull18Shooting,
Attacking
FM14 Player RecommendationFairly Det.
Hans Visser (46)Genk16Shooting,
Attacking, Ball Contr.
FM14 Player RecommendationFa. Loyal
Ulf Kirsten (47)Cottbus17AttackingFM14 Player RecommendationFairly Prof.
Filippo Inzaghi (39)Ac Milan18Shooting,
Attacking
FM14 Player RecommendationSpirited
Tony Whelan (60)Man U1816Attacking,
Ball Control
FM14 Player RecommendationFairly Prof.
Patrick Kluivert (37)Free15Attacking,
Shooting
FM14 Player RecommendationFairly Prof.
Lucjan Brychczy (58)Legia16ShootingFM14 Player RecommendationProf.
Rene Meulensteen (49)Free17ShootingFM14 Staff RecommendationProf.
Roberto Palacios (40)Cristal18Shooting
Attacking
FM14 Staff RecommendationResolute
Rodolfo Borrell (42)Liverpool17ShootingNTFairly Det.
Chico Fraga (58)Free16Shooting/AttackFM14 Player RecommendationFairly Prof.
Filippo Inzaghi (39)AC Milan17AttackingNTSpirited
Seppo Eichkorn (56)Schalke 0417OverallFM14 Player RecommendationDet.
Boro Primorac (58)Arsenal17ShootingNTProf.
Zinedine Zidane (39)Real Madrid13ShootingFM14 Player RecommendationResolute
Dennis Bergkamp (44)Ajax16ShootingNTResolute
Tommy Martin (49)Man Utd14Shooting
Ball Control
FM14 Player RecommendationFairly Prof.

BEST FM14 BALL CONTROL COACHES

The ball control coaches without star rating and best training category is not yet tested at a club, but have been found because of their attributes through our staff search filter which you can download in the bottom of this post.

These staff members will hopefully be tested to give you as much information as possible, but please help us out and assign the ones not tested. Share their star rating with thousands of our readers, and make this quality post a worthy read!

Name (Age)ClubTechnical Attr.Best Training
Category
StarsPersonality
Giuseppe Colombino (38)Catania17Ball ControlFM14 Player RecommendationFairly Det.
Angel Vales (46)Free20Shooting,
Ball Control
FM14 Player RecommendationFairly Prof.
Marcel Lucassen (43)Free17Ball ControlFM14 Staff RecommendationFairly Loyal
Francisco Cersosimo (46)Atletico Mineiro17OverallFM14 Player RecommendationFairly Prof.
Paul McGuinness (47)Man Utd17Ball ControlFM14 Player RecommendationFairly Prof.
Tommy Whelan (60)Man Utd13Ball Control
Shooting
FM14 Player RecommendationFairly Prof.
Eamon Mulvey (46)Man Utd18Ball ControlFM14 Player RecommendationProf.
Kevin Hitchcock (50)Q.P.R17Ball ControlNTModel Prof.
Josep Segura (56)Free18Ball ControlFM14 Player RecommendationBalanced
Q. Lemos Filho (48)Cruzeiro14OverallFM14 Player RecommendationResolute

BEST FM14 FITNESS COACHES

The fitness coaches without star rating and best training category is not yet tested at a club, but have been found because of their attributes through our staff search filter which you can download in the bottom of this post.

These staff members will hopefully be tested to give you as much information as possible, but please help us out and assign the ones not tested. Share their star rating with thousands of our readers, and make this quality post a worthy read!

Name (Age)ClubBest Training
Category
Fitness AttStarsPersonality
Gian Nicola Bisciotti (53)AlgeriaStrength
Aerobic
20FM14 Player RecommendationProf.
Giambattista Venturati (46)FreeStrength
Aerobic
20FM14 Player RecommendationProf.
Paco Seirul.lo (67)BarcelonaStrength
Aerobic
20FM14 Player RecommendationLoyal
Antonio Bovenzi (47)FreeStrength
Aerobic
19FM14 Player RecommendationFairly Det.
Roberto Sassi (62)FreeStrength
Aerobic
20FM14 Player RecommendationFairly Det.
Claudio Creatto (38)FreeStrength /
Aerobic
20FM14 Staff RecommendationFairly Det.
Paul Winsper (45)FreeStrength /
Aerobic
20FM14 Staff RecommendationDriven
Darlan Schneider (41)FreeStrength
Aerobic
20FM14 Staff RecommendationDriven
Massimo Neri (55)FreeStrength /
Aerobic
19FM14 Staff RecommendationResolute
Dave Billows (41)FreeStrength20FM14 Staff RecommendationProf.
José Mario Campeiz (51)FreeStrength /
Aerobic
20FM14 Staff RecommendationFairly Det.
Flavio Trevisan (55)FreeStrength?19NTProf.
Jens Bangsbo (55)FreeStrength /
Aerobic
19FM14 Staff RecommendationProf.
Riva Carli (60)FreeStrength
Aerobic
19FM14 Staff RecommendationProf.
Anselmo Sbraglia (40)FreeStrength?20NTProf.
Ithon Jose Fritzen (68)FreeStrength
Aerobic
18FM14 Staff RecommendationBalanced

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DOWNLOAD PASSION4FM’s 5-STAR BACKROOM STAFF SEARCH FILTER

Published: 19.10.2013 14.00PM GMT

A collection of staff search filters for all available backroom staff in Football Manager 2014;
Director of Football, coaches, physios and scouts + more.
Import the filter to the specific folder: “Your Documents” > Sports Interactive > Football Manager 2014 > filters

Share your best Football Manager 2014 coaches (first team and reserves) in the comment field below!
Whom are your favorite FM14 coaches?

  • Junus

    Hello, need some help.<br />I sign some good coaches. But, how can I put them to training my team. Cos older coaches, who comes with team originaly, have roles. Also how can I assign new director of football instead old one.<br />thanks