The name of Lionel Scaloni, coach of the Argentina national football team, the 2022 FIFA World Cup champion in Qatar, was decided to be named on the street of Buhati, his hometown, in the province of Santa Fe, Argentina.
The mayor of Bocati, Daniele Quaquarini, has announced that a street in the city will be named after Scaloni, which already houses a mural of Club Atletico Sportivo Matienzo, where his football career began.
¡UNA CALLE EN PUJATO SE LLAMARA LIONEL SCALONI! pic.twitter.com/47B1SNsvSa
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The former international who became Under-20 World Champion in 1997 made his first appearance for Argentina on 8 September 2018 and was appointed to the position only two months later amid criticism for his lack of experience. coach the Argentina national team.
Over time, the coach has established himself as one of the greatest coaches in the history of the national team, winning the 2021 America’s Cup and the 2022 World Cup with a record of 37 wins, 15 draws and 5 losses.