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Argentina
ArgentinaARG
Date of Birth25 May 1953

Playing history at FIFA tournaments

  • 18 Appearances
  • 4 Goals
  • 11 Wins 2 Draws 5 Losses
  • Debut1978 FIFA World Cup Argentina ™Argentina 2 - 1 Hungary

Coaching history at FIFA tournaments

  • 24 Appearances
  • 11 Wins 7 Draws 6 Losses
  • DebutIntercontinental Championship Saudi Arabia 1995Japan 1 - 5 Argentina

Daniel Passarella was a fearsome opponent for strikers and exceptionally prolific for a centre-back. FIFA.com reflects on the career of a River Plate legend and La Albiceleste’s first FIFA World Cup-winning captain.

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