Gerardo Martino

Born: November 20, 1962 (age 54)

Height: 5'8.5" (175cm)

Hometown: Rosario, Argentina
Nationality: Argentina Argentine

Position: Manager
Team: Barcelona
Barca boss Gerardo Martino in the dugout during the Super Cup game with Atletico Madrid on August 21, 2013
Career History
Senior2013-Barcelona
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Argentina sack head coach Edgardo Bauza after an eight-month reign
Argentina head coach Edgardo Bauza is sacked just eight months after being appointed as Gerardo Martino's successor.
Apr 11, 11:37
Argentina's forward Lionel Messi celebrates after scoring a goal against Paraguay during a Brazil 2014 FIFA World Cup South American qualifier football match at Defensores del Chaco stadium in Asuncion, Paraguay, on September 10, 2013
Edgardo Bauza wants Lionel Messi to reverse Argentina retirement
New Argentina head coach Edgardo Bauza wants Lionel Messi to reverse his retirement from international football and will speak to the Barcelona forward about the matter.
Aug 7, 11:08
Mauricio Pochettino looks on during the Premier League match between West Ham United and Tottenham Hotspur on March 2, 2016
Tottenham Hotspur boss Mauricio Pochettino not interested in Argentina job
Mauricio Pochettino insists that he is not interested in taking on the Argentina job as he is "happy" at Tottenham Hotspur.
Jul 25, 09:52
Mauricio Pochettino applauds after the Premier League game between Stoke City and Tottenham Hotspur on April 18, 2016
Argentina to talk to Mauricio Pochettino, Diego Simeone over managerial post
Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino and Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone are both reportedly on the shortlist to replace Gerardo Martino as Argentina coach.
Jul 22, 14:31
Marseille's Argentinian head coach Marcelo Bielsa is pictured during the French L1 football match Evian (ETG) against Marseille (OM) on September 14, 2014
Marcelo Bielsa: 'Lazio to blame for swift departure'
Marcelo Bielsa blames Lazio for his shock exit after just two days in charge of the Italian outfit, which he puts down to a lack of new signings.
Jul 9, 14:59
Marseille's Argentinian head coach Marcelo Bielsa is pictured during the French L1 football match Evian (ETG) against Marseille (OM) on September 14, 2014
Marcelo Bielsa resigns as Lazio coach
Marcelo Bielsa resigns as Lazio boss, just two days after being appointed by the Italian club.
Jul 8, 10:50
Barcelona head coach Gerardo Martino on the touchline during the Champions League group match against Celtic on October 1, 2013
Gerardo Martino resigns as Argentina boss
Gerardo Martino stands down from his position as head coach of the Argentina national team.
Jul 5, 19:14
Argentina's forward and captain Lionel Messi celebrates scoring during the Group F football match between Argentina and Iran at the Mineirao Stadium in Belo Horizonte during the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil on June 21, 2014
Gerardo Martino: 'Lionel Messi has found Barcelona form for Argentina'
Gerardo Martino claims that Lionel Messi has 'found a very similar level of form' for Argentina as enjoyed at Barcelona, following an impressive run at the Copa America.
Jun 26, 11:20
Lionel Messi during an Argentina training session on March 22, 2016
Gerardo Martino: 'Lionel Messi back for Panama clash'
Argentina boss Gerardo Martino reveals that Lionel Messi will return to action in Friday's Copa America clash against Panama.
Jun 9, 20:05
Argentina's forward and captain Lionel Messi celebrates scoring during the Group F football match between Argentina and Iran at the Mineirao Stadium in Belo Horizonte during the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil on June 21, 2014
Lionel Messi, Sergio Aguero back in Argentina squad
Argentina boss Gerardo Martino recalls Lionel Messi and Sergio Aguero into his squad for this month's 2018 World Cup qualifiers, but there is no room for Carlos Tevez.
Mar 8, 16:33
Javier Mascherano of Argentina reacts during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Quarter Final match between Argentina and Belgium at Estadio Nacional on July 5, 2014
Injured Javier Mascherano a doubt for El Clasico?
Javier Mascherano could miss Argentina's World Cup qualifier with Colombia and next Saturday's El Clasico, according to a report.
Nov 14, 18:00
Manchester City's Argentinian forward Sergio Aguero celebrates scoring during the UEFA Champions League first-leg Group D football match between Borussia Monchengladbach and Manchester City in Monchengladbach, western Germany on September 30, 2015
Man City's Sergio Aguero left out Argentina squad for World Cup qualifiers
Argentina coach Gerardo Martino does not include Sergio Aguero in his squad for next month's 2018 World Cup qualifiers as the Manchester City star remains injured.
Oct 27, 09:09
Barcelona head coach Gerardo Martino on the touchline during the Champions League group match against Celtic on October 1, 2013
Gerardo Martino frustrated with Argentina
Argentina boss Gerardo Martino reveals his frustration after his team could only draw with Paraguay in their second 2018 World Cup qualifier on Tuesday.
Oct 14, 17:36
Argentina's forward Carlos Tevez (L) scores the winning penalty kcik past Colombia's goalkeeper David Ospina during the 2015 Copa America football championship quarterfinal match in Vina del Mar, Chile on June 26, 2015
Gerardo Martino takes pressure off Carlos Tevez
Argentina boss Gerardo Martino believes that it would be unfair to expect Carlos Tevez to fill the void left by Lionel Messi's injury.
Oct 12, 19:10
San Lorenzo midfielder Angel Correa celebrates after scoring against Ecuador's Independiente del Valle during their Libertadores Cup Group 2 football match on February 27, 2014
Gerardo Martino hails "impressive" Angel Correa
Argentina boss Gerardo Martino reveals his 'excitement' after calling Atletico Madrid's 20-year-old forward Angel Correa into his latest squad.
Oct 7, 14:46
Marcos Rojo of Argentina celebrates scoring his team's third goal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group F match between Nigeria and Argentina at Estadio Beira-Rio on June 25, 2014
Injured Marcos Rojo withdrawn from Argentina squad
The Argentine Football Association confirm that Marcos Rojo has been allowed to remain at Manchester United in order to finish his recovery from a hamstring injury.
Oct 5, 21:42
Argentina striker Gonzalo Higuain celebrates with teammates Angel Di Maria, Lionel Messi and Lucas Biglia after scoring the opening goal against Belgium in the 2014 World Cup quarter-final in Brasilia on July 5, 2014
Gerardo Martino picks Paulo Dybala over Gonzalo Higuain for Argentina
Gerardo Martino snubs Gonzalo Higuain for the Argentina squad in favour of Juventus's Paulo Dybala.
Sep 23, 18:32
Argentina's forward and captain Lionel Messi celebrates after scoring his team's second goal during the Group F football match between Argentina and Bosnia Hercegovina at the Maracana Stadium in Rio De Janeiro during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 15, 20
Gerardo Martino: 'Lionel Messi will break Gabriel Batistuta's goalscoring record'
Gerardo Martino insists that Lionel Messi will break Gabriel Batistuta's goalscoring record for Argentina, after the Barcelona forward netted a brace against Bolivia.
Sep 5, 17:46
Argentina's forward and captain Lionel Messi celebrates after scoring his team's second goal during the Group F football match between Argentina and Bosnia Hercegovina at the Maracana Stadium in Rio De Janeiro during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 15, 20
Gerardo Martino: 'Lionel Messi produced best performances at Copa America'
Argentina head coach Gerardo Martino believes that Lionel Messi was the target of unfair criticism after the Copa America.
Aug 3, 23:35
Argentina's forward Angel Di Maria (L) remains on the ground after getting injured next to Argentina's forward Lionel Messi during their 2015 Copa America final football match, in Santiago, Chile, on July 4, 2015
Argentina coach Gerardo Martino rues missed chances
Gerardo Martino says that Argentina's profligacy defined their Copa America final defeat to Chile.
Jul 5, 01:40
Chilean players celebrate with the trophy of the 2015 Copa America football championship, in Santiago, Chile, on July 4, 2015
Result: Chile clinch Copa America win in shootout
Chile beat Argentina on penalties to clinch their first ever Copa America title.
Jul 4, 23:48
Jorge Sampaoli of Chile looks on during the international friendly match between Chile and Iraq at the Brondby Stadium on August 14, 2013
Team News: Two changes for Chile, Argentina unchanged for Copa America final
Chile boss Jorge Sampaoli makes two changes to his team for the Copa America final against Argentina, who remain unchanged for the clash in Santiago.
Jul 4, 20:28
Argentina's midfielder Javier Pastore and Chile's midfielder Marcelo Diaz vie for the ball during their 2015 Copa America football championship final, in Santiago, Chile, on July 4, 2015
Live Commentary: Chile 0-0 Argentina (Chile win 4-3 on pens) - as it happened
Relive the 2015 Copa America final as Chile clinch their first ever international trophy with victory over Argentina via a penalty shootout.
Jul 4, 20:00
Argentina striker Gonzalo Higuain celebrates with teammates Angel Di Maria, Lionel Messi and Lucas Biglia after scoring the opening goal against Belgium in the 2014 World Cup quarter-final in Brasilia on July 5, 2014
Gerardo Martino backs experienced Argentina to overcome Chile
Gerardo Martino backs his experienced Argentina side to overcome tournament hosts Chile in the final of the Copa America on Saturday.
Jul 4, 09:00
Argentina's forward and captain Lionel Messi celebrates after scoring his team's second goal during the Group F football match between Argentina and Bosnia Hercegovina at the Maracana Stadium in Rio De Janeiro during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 15, 20
Preview: Chile vs. Argentina
Sports Mole looks forward to Saturday's 2015 Copa America final between hosts Chile and tournament favourites Argentina.
Jul 2, 19:43
Argentina striker Gonzalo Higuain celebrates with teammates Angel Di Maria, Lionel Messi and Lucas Biglia after scoring the opening goal against Belgium in the 2014 World Cup quarter-final in Brasilia on July 5, 2014
Result: Argentina score six to reach Copa America final
Argentina cruise to a 6-1 triumph over Paraguay to set up a Copa America final clash against Chile.
Jul 1, 02:20
Argentina's players celebrates the second goal during a friendly football match between Germany vs Argentina in Duesseldorf, Germany, on September 3, 2014
Half-Time Report: Argentina hold slender lead against Paraguay in Copa America semi-final
A Lucas Barrios strike on the stroke of half time gives Paraguay hope of staging a comeback against Argentina in their Copa America semi-final.
Jul 1, 01:17
Barca boss Gerardo Martino in the dugout during the Super Cup game with Atletico Madrid on August 21, 2013
Team News: One change each for Argentina, Paraguay
Argentina and Paraguay both make one change for their Copa America semi-final clash.
Jul 1, 00:20
Argentina's forward Carlos Tevez (L) scores the winning penalty kcik past Colombia's goalkeeper David Ospina during the 2015 Copa America football championship quarterfinal match in Vina del Mar, Chile on June 26, 2015
Live Commentary: Argentina 6-1 Paraguay - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's text coverage as Argentina beat Paraguay 6-1 in Concepcion to reach the Copa America final with host nation Chile.
Jul 1, 00:00
Argentina's forward Lionel Messi celebrates after scoring a goal against Paraguay during a Brazil 2014 FIFA World Cup South American qualifier football match at Defensores del Chaco stadium in Asuncion, Paraguay, on September 10, 2013
Preview: Argentina vs. Paraguay
Sports Mole looks ahead to the second Copa America semi-final between pre-tournament favourites Argentina and Paraguay.
Jun 29, 12:53
Lionel Messi and Sergio Aguero embrace during an Argentina training session on September 06, 2013.
Sergio Aguero backs goal-shy Lionel Messi to find form for Argentina
Argentina hitman Sergio Aguero tips goal-shy Lionel Messi to rediscover his red-hot form in front of goal before the Copa America comes to a conclusion.
Jun 28, 23:32
Colombia's coach, Argentine Jose Pekerman, gives instructions to the players during their Brazil 2014 FIFA World Cup South American qualifier match against Ecuador, in Barranquilla, Colombia, on September 6, 2013
Jose Pekerman: 'Argentina too good for Colombia'
Jose Pekerman concedes that his Colombia side were second best after being beaten 5-4 on penalties by Argentina.
Jun 27, 13:19
Argentina's forward Carlos Tevez (L) scores the winning penalty kcik past Colombia's goalkeeper David Ospina during the 2015 Copa America football championship quarterfinal match in Vina del Mar, Chile on June 26, 2015
Gerardo Martino: 'I held Carlos Tevez back because of previous penalty miss'
Gerardo Martino reveals why Carlos Tevez was so far down in the list of penalty takers against Colombia, saying that he was unsure the player could cope with the pressure.
Jun 27, 09:08
Argentina's forward and captain Lionel Messi celebrates scoring during the Group F football match between Argentina and Iran at the Mineirao Stadium in Belo Horizonte during the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil on June 21, 2014
Result: Argentina beat Colombia on penalties in Copa America quarter-finals
Carlos Tevez scores the winning penalty to send Argentina through to the Copa America semi-finals.
Jun 27, 02:42
Barcelona head coach Gerardo 'Tata' Martino looks on during the Champions League quarter final match against Atletico Madrid on April 9, 2014
Gerardo Martino: 'Argentina must take advantage of Colombia suspensions'
Argentina coach Gerardo Martino warns his troops to take advantage of Colombia's suspensions ahead of the Copa America quarter-final.
Jun 26, 14:21
Brazil's forward Willian celebrates after scoring a goal during a friendly football between Turkey and Brazil on November 12, 2014
Willian: 'Brazil don't fear Lionel Messi'
Willian insists that he and his Brazil teammates are unafraid over the prospect of meeting Lionel Messi's Argentina in the semi-final of the Copa America.
Jun 25, 23:20
Former Brazilian football player Dunga attends the closing ceremony prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup final football match between Germany and Argentina at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on July 13, 2014
Preview: Brazil vs. Paraguay
Sports Mole looks ahead to the fourth Copa America quarter-final between a Neymar-less Brazil and Paraguay.
Jun 25, 11:26
Javier Mascherano of Argentina reacts during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Quarter Final match between Argentina and Belgium at Estadio Nacional on July 5, 2014
Preview: Argentina vs. Colombia
Sports Mole looks ahead to the third Copa America quarter-final between Argentina and Colombia at the Estadio Sausalito.
Jun 24, 11:27
Argentina striker Gonzalo Higuain celebrates with teammates Angel Di Maria, Lionel Messi and Lucas Biglia after scoring the opening goal against Belgium in the 2014 World Cup quarter-final in Brasilia on July 5, 2014
Copa America quarter-finals: Four talking points
Sports Mole picks out the biggest talking points from the four Copa America quarter-finals.
Jun 22, 16:19
Argentina's forward Gonzalo Higuain (R) shoots and scores past Germany's goalkeeper Manuel Neuer a disallowed goal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup final football match on July 13, 2014
Result: Wasteful Argentina limp into quarter-finals after Jamaica win
Argentina top Group B in the Copa America after edging out Jamaica 1-0 in Vina del Mar, Chile.
Jun 21, 00:25



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