Mauricio Pochettino

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Mauricio Roberto Pochettino Trossero (Spanish pronunciation: [mawˈɾisjo potʃeˈtino]; born 2 March 1972) is an Argentine professional football manager and former player who is the current head coach of Ligue 1 club Paris Saint-Germain. Pochettino played as a central defender and began his career in 1989 with Primera División club Newell's Old Boys, winning a league title and finishing as runner-up in the 1992 Copa Libertadores. In 1994, at age 22, he transferred to newly-promoted La Liga club Espanyol, helping establish their top-flight status and won the 2000 Copa del Rey, their first trophy in 60 years. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mauricio Pochettino has received more than 6,311,455 page views. His biography is available in 47 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 43 in 2019). Mauricio Pochettino is the 490th most popular soccer player (down from 139th in 2019), the 99th most popular biography from Argentina (down from 38th in 2019) and the 28th most popular Argentinean Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Mauricio Pochettino ranks 490 out of 16,923Before him are Ali Sami Yen, Jack Charlton, Wayne Rooney, Diego Milito, Yoshimatsu Oyama, and Émerson Leão. After him are Hans-Peter Briegel, Roque Máspoli, Santillana, Ferdinand Daučík, Larbi Benbarek, and Bastian Schweinsteiger.

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Among people born in 1972, Mauricio Pochettino ranks 32Before him are Rubens Barrichello, Rui Costa, Queen Letizia of Spain, Busta Rhymes, Gabriel Macht, and Idris Elba. After him are Alyssa Milano, Anggun, Josh Duhamel, Jaap Stam, Sung Kang, and Octavia Spencer.

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In Argentina

Among people born in Argentina, Mauricio Pochettino ranks 99 out of 900Before him are Luis Carniglia (1917), Leonardo Sandri (1943), Fernando Redondo (1969), Carlos Lacoste (1929), Juan Giménez (1943), and Diego Milito (1979). After him are José Froilán González (1922), Gaspar Noé (1963), Facundo Cabral (1937), Jorge Sampaoli (1960), Ariel Ramírez (1921), and Héctor Rial (1928).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Argentina

Among soccer players born in Argentina, Mauricio Pochettino ranks 28Before him are Juan Sebastián Verón (1975), Ramón Díaz (1959), José Pékerman (1949), Luis Carniglia (1917), Fernando Redondo (1969), and Diego Milito (1979). After him are Héctor Rial (1928), Carlos Bianchi (1949), Juan Román Riquelme (1978), José Manuel Moreno (1916), Ubaldo Fillol (1950), and Jorge Burruchaga (1962).