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Date of Birth05 Nov 1938

Coaching history at FIFA tournaments

  • 24 Appearances
  • 17 Wins 2 Draws 5 Losses
  • Debut1978 FIFA World Cup Argentina ™Argentina 2 - 1 Hungary

Strong-willed and with a flair for attacking football, Cesar Luis Menotti suffered slings and arrows for leaving Diego Maradona out of the 1978 Argentina squad. In the end, though, he had the last laugh as Kempes and Co lifted the FIFA World Cup for the first time.