Arrigo Sacchi

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Arrigo Sacchi (born 1 April 1946) is an Italian former professional football coach. He was twice manager of AC Milan (1987–1991, 1996–1997), with great success. He won the Serie A title in his 1987–88 debut season and then dominated European football by winning back to back European Cups in 1989 and 1990. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Arrigo Sacchi has received more than 970,947 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 33 in 2019). Arrigo Sacchi is the 24th most popular coach (up from 29th in 2019), the 726th most popular biography from Italy (up from 767th in 2019) and the 6th most popular Italian Coach.

Arrigo Sacchi is most famous for his role as the head coach of the Italian national football team during the 1990s. He is credited with the invention of the catenaccio style of football, which is a defensive-minded style of play.

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Among coaches, Arrigo Sacchi ranks 24 out of 329Before him are Ernst Happel, Carlo Ancelotti, Marcello Lippi, Carlos Alberto Parreira, Pep Guardiola, and Otto Rehhagel. After him are Claudio Ranieri, Joachim Löw, Valeriy Lobanovskyi, Michael Laudrup, Jürgen Klopp, and Phil Jackson.

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Among people born in 1946, Arrigo Sacchi ranks 47Before him are Marina Abramović, Miguel Ángel Félix Gallardo, Talia Shire, Dolly Parton, Oliver Stone, and Jang Song-thaek. After him are Barry Gibb, Masoud Barzani, Nicos Anastasiades, Ed O'Neill, Danny Glover, and Charles Dance.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Arrigo Sacchi ranks 726 out of 4,088Before him are Catherine Cornaro (1454), Sextus Pompey (-67), Giacinto Facchetti (1942), Poggio Bracciolini (1380), Nicola Pisano (1225), and Giacomo Leopardi (1798). After him are Peter Lombard (1096), Charles Albert of Sardinia (1798), Angela Merici (1474), Giovanni Agnelli (1866), William II of Sicily (1153), and Richard Rogers (1933).

Among COACHES In Italy

Among coaches born in Italy, Arrigo Sacchi ranks 6Before him are Dino Zoff (1942), Giovanni Trapattoni (1939), Fabio Capello (1946), Carlo Ancelotti (1959), and Marcello Lippi (1948). After him are Claudio Ranieri (1951), Maurizio Sarri (1959), Enzo Bearzot (1927), Massimiliano Allegri (1967), Cesare Prandelli (1957), and Alberto Zaccheroni (1953).