Arsene Wenger has trumped Sir Alex Ferguson to the top of the List Of Longest Serving English Premier League Managers. Wenger and Ferguson are symbol of continuity and longevity. Since joining Arsenal in 1996, Wenger has won 3 EPL titles. There are many other managers that have stayed long in the EPL. It may surprise you to know that Jose Mourinho is nowhere near the Top 10 even after spending two sessions in Chelsea and currently managing Manchester United.
So who are the managers that feature in the top 10 of the List Of Longest Serving English Premier League Managers? We will give you the breakdown below. We will also include the number of days spent in charge of the given club. And, of those in the top 10, only Arsene Wenger & Rafael Benitez are current EPL managers. So, let us show you the full line up, if you may.
List Of Longest Serving English Premier League Managers
The following are the longest serving EPL managers.
|Name||Club||Period||Number of days|
|Arsene Wenger||Arsenal||Oct 1996 to present||7,583|
|Sir Alex Ferguson||Manchester United||Aug 1992 to May 2013||7,582|
|David Moyes||Everton||Mar 2002 to May 2013||4,082|
|Harry Redknapp||West Ham||Aug 1994 to May 2001||2,454|
|Rafael Benitez||Liverpool||Aug 2004 to Jun 2010||2,119|
|Alan Curbishley||Charlton||Aug 2000 to May 2006||2,087|
|Sam Allardyce||Bolton||Aug 2001 to Apr 2007||2,079|
|Gerard Houllier||Liverpool||Nov 1998 to May 2004||2,018|
|Jim Smith||Derby||Aug 1996 to Oct 2001||1,877|
|Sir Bobby Robson||Newcastle||Sep 1999 to Aug 2004||1,815|
Days current as at July 17th, 2017.
Please Note, Sir Alex Ferguson has stayed longer time in the top flight English League than Arsene Wenger. This compilation is all about the New EPL system that started in 1992. Sir Alex joined Manchester United in 1986 and left in 2013 (27years). Wenger has however, spent 21 years with Arsenal (19996 till date).
That is that on the List Of Longest Serving English Premier League Managers. Let us hear from your comments. Please use the comment box below.