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Diego Simeone
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Personal information
Full name Diego Pablo Simeone
Date of birth 28 April 1970 (1970-04-28) (age 50)
Place of birth Buenos Aires, Argentina
Height 1.77 m (5 ft 9+12 in)
Playing position Midfielder (retired)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1987-1990
1990-1992
1992-1994
1994-1997
1997-1999
1999-2003
2003-2005
2005-2006
Vélez Sársfield
Pisa
Sevilla
Atlético Madrid
Internazionale Milano
Lazio
Atlético Madrid
Racing
National team
1988-2002 Argentina
Teams managed
2006
2006-2007
2008
2009-10
2011
2011
2011-
Racing
Estudiantes La Plata
River Plate
San Lorenzo Almagro
Catania
Racing
Atlético Madrid
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Diego Simeone (born 28 April 1970) is a former Argentine football player. He has played for the Argentina national team. He is now the manager of Atlético Madrid.

Club career statistics

Club performance League
Season Club League Apps Goals
Argentina League
1987/88 Vélez Sársfield Primera División 28 4
1988/89 16 2
1989/90 32 8
Italy League
1990/91 Pisa Serie A 31 4
1991/92 Serie B 24 2
Spain League
1992/93 Sevilla La Liga 33 4
1993/94 31 8
1994/95 Atlético Madrid La Liga 29 6
1995/96 37 12
1996/97 32 3
Italy League
1997/98 Internazionale Milano Serie A 30 6
1998/99 27 5
1999/00 Lazio Serie A 28 5
2000/01 30 2
2001/02 8 1
2002/03 24 7
Spain League
2003/04 Atlético Madrid La Liga 28 2
2004/05 8 0
Argentina League
2004/05 Racing Primera División 17 2
2005/06 20 1
Country Argentina 113 17
Italy 202 32
Spain 198 35
Total 513 84

International career statistics

Argentina national team
Year Apps Goals
1988 2 1
1989 3 0
1990 1 0
1991 9 2
1992 3 1
1993 13 1
1994 10 0
1995 8 2
1996 6 2
1997 9 1
1998 12 0
1999 11 1
2000 11 0
2001 6 0
2002 2 0
Total 106 11



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