Ex-head coach of the French national football team (1976-84) Michel Hidalgo has passed away, reports Get French Football News. He was 87 years old.
In 1984, he helped the French national football team become Europe’s champion, and the team won fourth place at the world championship two years before that.
In 1986, Michel Hidalgo coached Marseille and helped the team become France’s multiple champion.
Between 2004 and 2006, he headed Congo’s football team.