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List of notable or famous coaches from Argentina, with bios and photos, including the top coaches born in Argentina and even some popular coaches who immigrated to Argentina. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Argentinian coaches then this list is the perfect resource for you. These coaches are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known coach from Argentina is included when available.

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This historic coaches from Argentina list can help answer the questions "Who are some Argentinian coaches of note?" and "Who are the most famous coaches from Argentina?" These prominent coaches of Argentina may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Argentinian coaches.

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Alejandro Sabella is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Coaches from Argentina
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Alejandro Javier Sabella is an Argentine football manager and former player who was the coach of the Argentina national football team from 2011 until 2014. Born in Buenos Aires, he began his playing career with River Plate in his home country before moving to England in 1978 to play for Sheffield United. Known as Alex while in England, Sabella then had a spell with another English side, Leeds United, before returning to South America and representing Estudiantes, Grêmio, Ferro Carril Oeste and finishing his career with Irapuato. After retiring from playing he became a coach and began a long association with fellow countryman and close friend Daniel Passarella, serving as his assistant ...more

Age: 63

Birthplace: Buenos Aires, Argentina

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Alejandro Verga is an Argentine former field hockey player who competed in the 1988 Summer Olympics. ...more

Age: 59

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Alfredo Basile, nicknamed Coco, is an Argentine football coach and former player. He most recently coached Racing Club de Avellaneda. ...more

Age: 74

Birthplace: Bahía Blanca, Argentina

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Alfredo Di Stéfano is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Coaches from Argentina
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Alfredo Stéfano Di Stéfano Laulhé was an Argentine-Spanish footballer and coach, widely regarded as one of the greatest players of all time. He was most associated with Real Madrid and was instrumental in their domination of the European Champions' Cup during the 1950s, a period in which the club won the trophy in five consecutive seasons from 1956. Along with Francisco Gento and José María Zárraga, he was one of only three players to play a part in all five victories. Di Stéfano played international football mostly for Spain, but he also played for Argentina and Colombia. Di Stéfano, nicknamed "Saeta rubia", was a powerful forward with great stamina, tactical versatility, and vision, who ...more

Age: Died at 88 (1926-2014)

Birthplace: Barracas, Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina

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#10 on The Greatest South American Footballers of All Time

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