Vicente del Bosque

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Vicente del Bosque González, 1st Marquess of Del Bosque (Spanish pronunciation: [biˈθente ðel ˈβoske ɣonˈθaleθ]; born 23 December 1950) is a Spanish retired football manager and former player. He is regarded as one of the greatest managers of all time and is to date the only football manager to have won the World Cup, the Champions League, the European Championship and the Intercontinental Cup. After taking over from Luis Aragonés – who had led Spain to European success at UEFA Euro 2008 – del Bosque went on to lead the national team to win their first-ever FIFA World Cup in 2010, and then to retain their European Championship in 2012. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Vicente del Bosque has received more than 1,420,788 page views. His biography is available in 52 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 51 in 2019). Vicente del Bosque is the 16th most popular coach (down from 13th in 2019), the 124th most popular biography from Spain (up from 136th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Spanish Coach.

Vicente del Bosque is most famous for being the coach of the Spanish national football team, which won the World Cup in 2010.

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Among coaches, Vicente del Bosque ranks 16 out of 329Before him are Ronald Koeman, José Mourinho, Luiz Felipe Scolari, Louis van Gaal, Marco van Basten, and Frank Rijkaard. After him are Guus Hiddink, Ernst Happel, Carlo Ancelotti, Marcello Lippi, Carlos Alberto Parreira, and Pep Guardiola.

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Among people born in 1950, Vicente del Bosque ranks 10Before him are Stevie Wonder, Abdullah Gül, Jim Mattis, Viktor Yanukovych, Goran Bregović, and Steve Wozniak. After him are Bill Murray, Anne, Princess Royal, Ed Harris, Narendra Modi, Gilles Villeneuve, and Peter Gabriel.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Vicente del Bosque ranks 124 out of 2,595Before him are Blanche of Castile (1188), Peter of Castile (1334), Henry IV of Castile (1425), Alfonso VIII of Castile (1155), James II of Aragon (1267), and Carlos, Prince of Asturias (1545). After him are Ricardo Zamora (1901), Vincent of Saragossa (300), Baltasar Gracián (1601), Manuel Azaña (1880), Maria of Aragon, Queen of Portugal (1482), and John II of Castile (1405).

Among COACHES In Spain

Among coaches born in Spain, Vicente del Bosque ranks 2Before him are Luis Aragonés (1938). After him are Pep Guardiola (1971), Tito Vilanova (1968), César Rodríguez Álvarez (1920), José Villalonga Llorente (1919), Rafael Benítez (1960), Unai Emery (1971), Juande Ramos (1954), Benito Floro (1952), Ramón Encinas (1893), and Baltasar Albéniz (1905).