Diego Pablo Simeone who was nicknamed El Cholo was born on April 28, 1970. Simeone ended his playing career for Racing Club, playing his last match on 17 February 2006, and then became manager for the same team. Simeone is an Argentine professional football manager and former player who played as a midfielder; he has been the manager of Atletico Madrid since December 2011. Diego Simeone’s net worth as at 2020 was estimated to be around $130 Million according to Celebrity Net Worth.
Awards and Achievements
- Simeone managed various clubs in the past but he has had his biggest managerial success with Atlético Madrid.
- He has led Atletico Madrid to win La Liga, the Copa del Rey, two UEFA Europa Leagues, two UEFA Super Cups, and also being runner-up of the UEFA Champions League twice.
- His team has won Argentina Primer Division both with Estudiantes and River Plate.
- He has been named La Liga’s best manager on three different occasions.
- He has been turning the tide in Madrid.