barca4ever3 wrote:Marcello Lippi has been a success at almost every team he has worked, although the fact that he has never worked outside of Italy would downscale his worth i suppose?
Sir Alex didn't get to work outside GB does that downscale his worth. If he didn't have it to excell outside Itally he wouldn't have scored one of the best International records for any manager. 4 consecutive CL Final appearances, 5 CLF appearances in total and one WC.
The fact that he has faired so well against international opponenets (2 of his CLF opponenets were Spanish: Real, Valencia) and in a much tougher circmustances than league games rebuffs your claim of downscaling him for having not coached outside Italy.
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