César Luis Menotti

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César Luis Menotti (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈsesaɾ ˈlwis meˈnoti]; born 5 November 1938), known as El Flaco ("Slim"), is an Argentine former football manager and player who won the 1978 FIFA World Cup as the head coach of the Argentina national team. During his playing days, he played as a striker, most notably for Argentine clubs Rosario Central and Boca Juniors. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of César Luis Menotti has received more than 329,533 page views. His biography is available in 39 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 37 in 2019). César Luis Menotti is the 109th most popular soccer player (up from 149th in 2019), the 27th most popular biography from Argentina (up from 41st in 2019) and the 9th most popular Argentinean Soccer Player.

César Luís Menotti is a former Argentine football player and manager. He is most famous for his time as manager of the Argentina national football team in 1978, when he led them to win the World Cup.

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Among soccer players, César Luis Menotti ranks 109 out of 16,923Before him are Berti Vogts, Gunnar Gren, José Altafini, Andriy Shevchenko, Gheorghe Hagi, and José Nasazzi. After him are Alessandro Del Piero, José Leandro Andrade, Bora Milutinović, Harald Schumacher, Luigi Riva, and Ștefan Kovács.

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Among people born in 1938, César Luis Menotti ranks 52Before him are Oliver Reed, Lynn Margulis, José Altafini, Luigi Tenco, Jean Seberg, and Alpha Condé. After him are Pedro Pablo Kuczynski, Tomas Lindahl, Jerry West, Ben E. King, Jiří Menzel, and István Szabó.

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In Argentina

Among people born in Argentina, César Luis Menotti ranks 27 out of 900Before him are Guillermo Stábile (1905), Helenio Herrera (1910), Carlos Menem (1930), Gabriel Batistuta (1969), Carlos Reutemann (1942), and Marcelo Bielsa (1955). After him are Manuel Belgrano (1770), Richard Walther Darré (1895), Alberto Granado (1922), Diego Simeone (1970), Néstor Kirchner (1950), and Daniel Passarella (1953).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Argentina

Among soccer players born in Argentina, César Luis Menotti ranks 9Before him are Lionel Messi (1987), Omar Sívori (1935), Mario Kempes (1954), Guillermo Stábile (1905), Helenio Herrera (1910), and Gabriel Batistuta (1969). After him are Daniel Passarella (1953), Luis Monti (1901), Javier Zanetti (1973), Osvaldo Ardiles (1952), Raimundo Orsi (1901), and Francisco Varallo (1910).