Manchester City manager, Pep Guardiola, his counterparts in Tottenham Hotspurs, Jose Mourinho, and Manchester United, Ole Gunnar Solaksjaer are among the nominees for the July award of Premier League manager of the month.
The other coach nominated is Soutmapmton’s Ralph Hasenhüttl, who took the team from the relagation zone to finish 11th.
A look at the nominated Premier League managers’ achievement in July
Pep Guardiola (MCI)
Guardiola in the month of July was nominated for the award after winning six out of the seven games played.
The Citizen during the month scored 25 goals and conceded just two in the process.
The Manchester City manager will be looking to claim a first Barclays award of 2019/20. His high point in the month was the 4-0 win against Liverpool.
City also averaged 3.6 goals per match over the month.
Ralph Hasenhuttl (SOU)
The Austian also recorded three wins three draws during the month that see his team scored ten goals and conceded five.
Hasenhuttl is also hoping to win his first Premier League coach of the month award after his side went unbeaten in July.
They began the month in a good fashion, securing a superb 1-0 triumph at home to Man City before ending their campaign by defeating Sheffield United 3-1 at St Mary’s Stadium to finish 11th.
Jose Mourinho (TOT)
The Portuguese tactician was nominated for recording a six-match unbeaten run after Tottenham Hotspurs lost 3-1 defeat at Sheff Utd.
Their success during the month included a 2-1 win against north London rivals Arsenal, which helped them secure a sixth-place finish.
David Moyes (WHU)
The Scot ensured that West Ham United wasn’t involved in the last day relegation drama by recording three wins, three draws and a loss.
One of their highlight in the month was a 3-2 comeback victory over Chelsea. They emphatic 4-0 win at Carrow Road against Norwich City and another win against Watford, along with a 1-1 draw at Manchester United, guranteed them safet on the final day.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer (MUN)
Solskjaer will want to win the award for the second time after another unbeaten run in the month of July.
Although Manchester United won all three of their away matches and recorded clean sheets, they were only able to win one at home, and recorded draws against West Ham and Southampton.
The highlight of the month for the Red Devils is the crucial 2-0 victory at Leicester City on the final day that earned a third-place finish and UEFA Champions League qualification.
Previous winners of the 2019/20 Barclays manager of the month
August: Jurgen Klopp (LIV)
September: Jurgen Klopp (LIV)
October: Frank Lampard (CHE)
November: Jurgen Klopp (LIV)
December: Jurgen Klopp (LIV)
January: Jurgen Klopp (LIV)
February: Sean Dyche (BUR)
June: Nuno Espirito Santo (WOL)