The former French football manager died at the age of 87 and led the team to the European Cup

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 The former French football manager died at the age of 87 and led the team to the European Cup


According to the Hidalgo family, Hidalgo died at his home in Marseille.

Hidalgo coached France from 1976 to 1984, leading them to the semi-finals of the world cup and winning the European Cup. In a statement, Platini praised the re establishment of French football at the national level.