Alfredo Ruben "Alfio" Basile ( Spanish: Alfredo Rubén "Alfio" Basile ; November 1, 1943 , Bahia Blanca ) - Argentinean football player and football coach . He acted as a defender , played for the Argentinean clubs " Racing " ( Avellaneda ) and " Hurricane ". He played in the national team from 1968 to 1973 . As the head coach of the Argentina national team, he won the America's Cup twice.
Alfio Basile in 2013
|Full name||Alfio Ruben Oscar Basile|
|Born||November 1, 1943 (aged 75)|
Bahia Blanca , Argentina
|Club||completed his career|
Alfio began his career at the Racing Avellaned Club. In 1967, he and his club won the Libertadores Cup and the Intercontinental Cup . In 1971 he moved to Huracan .
As a coach, he headed Veles Sarsfield , San Lorenzo , Colon , Boca Juniors , Atletico Madrid , Nacional , America and others.
He headed the Argentine national team twice: from 1991 to 1994 , resigning after an unsuccessful performance at the 1994 World Cup , and from September 2006 to October 16, 2008 , resigning his post after losing to the Chilean national team in the 2010 World Cup qualifying tournament .
As a player
- Champion of Argentina : 1966
- Libertadores Cup Winner: 1967
- Intercontinental Cup Winner: 1967
- Argentina Champion : 1973 (Metropolitan )
As a trainer
- Super Bowl Libertadores : 1988
- Winner of Ligilla Uruguay : 1990
- CONCACAF Giants Cup Winner : 2001
- Argentina Champion : Apertura 2005 , Clausura 2006
- South American Cup Winner (1): 2005
- Recop Owner (2): 2005, 2006
Argentina national team
- America's Cup Winner: 1991 , 1993
- Kirin Cup Winner: 1992
- King Fahd Cup Winner: 1992