Marcelo Alberto Bielsa Caldera nicknamed El Loco Bielsa meaning “The Crazy Bielsa”; born on 21 July 1955 is an Argentine professional football manager who was most recently the head coach of Premier League club Leeds United.
He is a former player and played as a defender for Newell’s Old Boys, Instituto, and Argentino de Rosario.
Bielsa played as a defender in Newell’s Old Boys’ First Division team but retired when he was 25 to focus on coaching.
Bielsa has managed several football clubs and also the national teams of Argentina and Chile.
He developed his career as coach of Newell’s Old Boys where he won several titles in the early 1990s, before moving to Mexico in 1992, briefly coaching Club Atlas and Club América.
Bielsa returned to Argentina in 1997 to manage Vélez Sarsfield, leading them to the 1998 league title Clausura.
Marcelo Bielsa Wife: Who is Laura Bracalenti?
Laura Bracalenti is the wife of Marcelo Bielsa. Bracalenti is an architect. As per reports, she was born in Rosario Argentina. However, not much further is known or told about her. Information regarding her age, early life, siblings and education is also not available.