[n] (sports) someone in charge of training an athlete or a team
[n] someone who controls resources and expenditures
1. One who manages; a conductor or director; as, the manager of a theater. A skillful manager of the rabble. --South.
2. A person who conducts business or household affairs with economy and frugality; a good economist. A prince of great aspiring thoughts; in the main, a manager of his treasure. --Sir W. Temple.
3. A contriver; an intriguer. --Shak.