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Alejandro Sabella
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Personal information
Full name Alejandro Javier Sabella
Date of birth 5 November 1954 (1954-11-05) (age 65)
Place of birth    Buenos Aires, Flag of Argentina Argentina
Height 1.71 m (5 ft 7 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Senior clubs
Years Club App (Gls)
1974–1978
1978–1980
1980–1981
1981–1987
1985
1987-1988
1988-1989
Total
Flag of Argentina River Plate
England Sheffield United
England Leeds United
Flag of Argentina Estudiantes
BrazilGrêmio (loan)
Flag of Argentina Ferro Carril Oeste
Flag of Mexico Irapuato
117 (11)
76 (8)
23 (2)
149 (10)
10 (0)
27 (2)
31 (0)
532 (187)   
National team
1983 Flag of Argentina Argentina 8 (0)
Teams managed
2009-2011
2011-2014
Flag of Argentina Estudiantes
Flag of Argentina Argentina

Alejandro Javier Sabella (born 5 November 1954) is an Argentine football manager and former player. Born in Buenos Aires, he began his playing career with River Plate in his home country before moving to England in 1978 to play for Sheffield United. Known as "Alex" while in England (an anglicized version of his real name), Sabella then had a spell with another English side, Leeds United, before returning to South America and representing Estudiantes, Grêmio, Ferro Carril Oeste and finishing his career with Irapuato.

Honours

Player

River Plate

Estudiantes

Manager

Estudiantes

Individual

External links

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Argentina – 2014 FIFA World Cup – Runner up

1. Romero 2. Garay 3. Campagnaro 4. Zabaleta 5. Gago 6. Biglia 7. Di María 8. Pérez 9. Higuaín 10. Messi (c) 11. Rodríguez 12. Orión 13. A. Fernández 14. Mascherano 15. Demichelis 16. Rojo 17. F. Fernández 18. Palacio 19. Álvarez 20. Agüero 21. Andújar 22. Lavezzi 23. Basanta

  • Manager: Flag of Argentina Alejandro Sabella
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