Diego Simeone

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Diego Simeone

Diego Pablo Simeone González (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈdjeɣo ˈpaβlo simeˈone]; Italian pronunciation: [ˈdjeːɡo simeˈoːne]; born 28 April 1970), nicknamed El Cholo ([el ˈtʃolo]), is an Argentine professional football manager and former player who played as a midfielder; he has been the manager of Atlético Madrid since December 2011. Simeone is often considered to be a legendary figure in the history of Atlético Madrid, due to his achievements as a player and manager with them.In his club career that started in 1987, Simeone played in Argentina, Italy, and Spain for Vélez Sarsfield, Pisa, Sevilla, Atlético Madrid, Inter Milan, Lazio and Racing Club. He won a domestic double with Atlético Madrid in 1996, and the UEFA Cup with Inter in 1998, also winning another domestic double with Lazio in 2000, as well as the 1999 UEFA Super Cup and the 2000 Supercoppa Italiana. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Diego Simeone has received more than 3,196,582 page views. His biography is available in 52 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 38th most popular coach.

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Among coaches, Diego Simeone ranks 38 out of 280Before him are Michael Laudrup, Matt Busby, Fatih Terim, Miroslav Blažević, Óscar Tabárez, and Ottmar Hitzfeld. After him are Sven-Göran Eriksson, Tomislav Ivić, Marcelo Bielsa, Bernd Schuster, Vicente Feola, and Tito Vilanova.

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Among people born in 1970, Diego Simeone ranks 6Before him are Melania Trump, Matt Damon, Banksy, Christopher Nolan, and Edwin van der Sar. After him are Andre Agassi, Cafu, Rachel Weisz, Uma Thurman, Claudia Schiffer, and Naomi Campbell.

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In Argentina

Among people born in Argentina, Diego Simeone ranks 32 out of 659Before him are Fernando de la Rúa (1937), Gabriel Batistuta (1969), Carlos Reutemann (1942), Luis Monti (1901), Richard Walther Darré (1895), and Reynaldo Bignone (1928). After him are Alberto Granado (1922), Néstor Kirchner (1950), Ernesto Laclau (1935), Manuel Belgrano (1770), Lucio Fontana (1899), and Mauricio Pochettino (1972).

Among COACHES In Argentina

Among coaches born in Argentina, Diego Simeone ranks 1After him are Marcelo Bielsa (1955), Héctor Cúper (1955), Jorge Sampaoli (1960), Jorge Valdano (1955), Sergio Batista (1962), and Roberto Sensini (1966).