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Footballers whose fathers are currently their coaches

Footballers cannot play forever, but the advantage they have is that they can still be involved in the game after retirement. Many children of ex-footballers are currently footballers and, occasionally, they work under their fathers.

1. Giuliano Simeone

Diego Simeone played for Atlético Madrid for a few years, and he has been the coach of the Spanish club for 10 years now. His son Giuliano plays under him at the club, he joined in 2020 from River Plate in Argentina.


2. Danny Blind.

Danny Blind is a Netherlands legend, he played for the Oranjes for 10 years and now works as the assistant coach of Van Gaal. His son, Daley, plays for the Netherlands national team and plays under his father.


3. Francisco Conceição.

Sergio Conceição is the current coach of FC Porto, he is also a former player of the club. He became the coach in 2017 and his sons, Francisco and Rodrigo, joined. Rodrigo is playing on loan to another club, but Francisco is currently playing under his father at the Portuguese club.


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