Most Talked About International Managers

Being an International Manager isn’t easy. You have the hopes of a nation resting on your shoulders and every decision you make is placed under the lens of a million microscopes. But which international managers generate the most discussion? Which international managers have fans singing their praises or which have fans venting in fury?

View the full set of results below to find out.

Discover which international managers generated the most discussion on Twitter and Facebook during the most recent round of 2022 Qatar WC Qualifiers.

Manager Country Total Positive Negative
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Data sourced from Twitter and Facebook and includes manager names, local language spellings of manager names and variants on manager names including surname hashtags (#Southgate).

So that the Sentiment analysis was not skewed by schadenfreude, posts were tracked based on the language of the user. In other words only England fans were tracked for mentions of Gareth Southgate and only French fans were tracked for mentions of Didier Deschamps. This reduces the volume of social posts for greater accuracy of sentiment analysis.

Data runs from 5th of October 2021 – 12th of October 2021.