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List of notable or famous coaches from Spain, with bios and photos, including the top coaches born in Spain and even some popular coaches who immigrated to Spain. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Spanish 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 Spain is included when available.

This list is made up of people like Alfredo Di Stéfano and Juan Santisteban.

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

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Abel Resino is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Coaches from Spain
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Abel Resino Gómez, sometimes known as just Abel, is a Spanish retired footballer who played as a goalkeeper, and a current coach. Nicknamed El Gato due to his reflexes, he played most of his professional career at Atlético Madrid. For roughly one year, starting in early 2009, he also coached the ...more

Age: 57

Birthplace: Velada, Spain

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Albert Ferrer is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Coaches from Spain
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Albert Ferrer i Llopis is a Spanish retired footballer who played as a right back, and a current coach. Having represented local Barcelona for almost a decade, he went on to appear for England's Chelsea until his retirement. During his spell in his country he was nicknamed Chapi, and appeared in a ...more

Age: 46

Birthplace: Barcelona, Spain

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Àlex Corretja is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Coaches from Spain
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Àlex Corretja i Verdegay is a former professional tennis player from Spain. During his career, he finished runner-up twice at the French Open. He won the ATP Tour World Championships in 1998 and reached his career-high singles ranking of World No. 2 in 1999. He also played a key role in helping ...more

Age: 42

Birthplace: Barcelona, Spain

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#55 on The Greatest Male Tennis Players of the Open Era

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Alfredo Di Stéfano is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Coaches from Spain
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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 ...more

Age: Died at 88 (1926-2014)

Birthplace: Barracas, Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina

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#9 on The Greatest South American Footballers of All Time

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