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Ex-coach of France died

371a7901e7d8bbf5e25537c83bbb02f6 - Ex-coach of France died

Henri Michel is at the age of 70 died.

Henri Michel

As a footballer made Michel furore in Nantes. With the French club he picked up in 1973, 1977 and 1980 the national championship. Michel played 58 international matches.

As a coach, he was also successful. The Frenchman led the Cocks in the world cup 1986 to the third place. In the battle for the bronze was Belgium with 4-2 records.

Later, Michel was also the national coach of Morocco. With the North Africans, he got the world cup 1998. In the group stage booked Morocco a big win (3-0) Scotland, but the country was disabled because Norway is very surprising the already placed Brazil beat: 2-1.

Michel also had the national teams of Cameroon, Tunisia, Ivory coast, Equatorial Guinea, and Kenya under his wing. He led Morocco to the world cup of 1998 and was with the Ivory coast active in the 2006 world cup. On that world cup lost to Ivory coast 1-2 in the Netherlands.

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