Diego Simeone #14 Racing Club (Argentina) Match Worn Shirt for Argentinean League Clausura Tournament 2005. Provenance: Former River Plate (Argentina) player.
Camiseta de Racing Club (Argentina) #14 usada por Diego Simeone durante el Torneo Argentino Clausura 2005. Procedencia: Ex jugador de River Plate (Argentina)
Diego Pablo Simeone (born 28 April 1970), also known as El Cholo, is an Argentine football manager and former player, who played as a midfielder, and is currently the manager for Atletico Madrid. Simeone is often considered to be a legendary figure in the history of Atletico Madrid, due to his achievements as a player and manager with them. In his club career that started in 1987, Simeone played in Argentina, Italy, and Spain for Vélez Sarsfield, Pisa, Sevilla, Atlético Madrid, Internazionale, Lazio and Racing Club. He won a domestic double with Atlético Madrid in 1996, and the UEFA Cup with Inter in 1998, also winning another domestic double with Lazio in 2000, as well as the 1999 UEFA Super Cup and the 2000 Supercoppa Italiana.
Simeone was capped over 100 times for the Argentina national team and represented the country at the 1994, 1998 and 2002 FIFA World Cups, and in four editions of the Copa América, winning the tournament in 1991 and 1993. He also won the FIFA Confederations Cup in 1992, and a silver medal at the 1996 Summer Olympic games. As a manager, Simeone has coached Argentine sides Racing Club, Estudiantes de La Plata, River Plate, San Lorenzo and Italian club Catania before joining Spanish club Atlético Madrid in 2011. He won the Argentine Primera División both with Estudiantes and River Plate, and has had his biggest managerial success with Atletico Madrid, winning the La Liga, the Copa del Rey, two UEFA Europa Leagues, two UEFA Super Cups, and also being the runners-up of the UEFA Champions League twice.
Shirt details: Topper Trademark. Made in Argentina. Size XL. Racing shield stamped on the shirt. Sponsor & numbers stamped. See pictures for all details.