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Amancio Amaro

Amaro depicted on a 1968 Ajman stamp
Personal information
Full nameAmancio Amaro Varela
Date of birth16 October 1939(age 77)
Place of birthA Coruña, Spain
Height1.76 m (5 ft 9.2 in)
Playing positionOutside Right

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Amancio Amaro Varela, (born 16 October 1939 in A Coruña, Galicia) commonly known simply as Amancio, is a former Spanish football player. Nicknamed El Brujo (The Witch) he played for Deportivo de La Coruña, Real Madrid and the Spanish national team.


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