The nominees for November’s Premier League Manager of the Month have been revealed, with Aston Villa’s Steven Gerrard, Manchester City’s Pep Guardiola and Liverpool’s Jurgen Klopp up for the award.
Barclays Manager shortlist
Steven Gerrard (AVL)
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Gerrard became the second Aston Villa head coach to win his first two Premier League matches at the club, after being appointed during November. Villa scored two late goals against Brighton & Hove Albion, before ending Crystal Palace’s unbeaten home record in 2021/22 with a 2-1 win.
Pep Guardiola (MCI)
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Guardiola guided Manchester City to a 100 per cent record in November, winning all three matches and conceding once. Among those victories was a 2-0 derby success at Manchester United at Old Trafford.
Jurgen Klopp (LIV)
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Liverpool recovered from a 3-2 defeat at West Ham United, their first loss of the season, with two emphatic 4-0 home victories against Arsenal and Southampton.