Athletico Madird boss Diego Simeone celebrates his 50th birthday today, Happy Birthday El Cholo. In1970, the football mastermind born in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Very few man was that successful alike Simeone. He was a great footballer in his time and now become one of the best manager who steps on the dugout.
According to Marca, Simeone has been directly involved in 1,423 matches across a decisive carrer – 674 of which have been as Coach. In December 2011, he was appointed as Atleti boss and has overseen 467 matches since, winning 280, drawing 109 games and losing 78 times.
Simeone won 20 medals across his career in which 7 came as Atleti boss including 2 Europa League and a Spanish League. However, initially, he struggled with Atleti, but as time flew over, He turned the mediocrity to excellence and was very close to won two European champions leagues. He taught Atleti to play neck to neck against any opponents whatever it may cost.