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Blas Giunta

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Full nameBlas Armando Giunta Rodríguez
Playing positionMidfielder

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Blas Armando Giunta (born September 6, 1963 in Buenos Aires) is an Argentine former football player, currently working as a manager in Argentine's 2nd division with Club Almirante Brown.

Giunta started his playing career at Club Atlético San Lorenzo de Almagro where he played from 1983 through 1984 and then from 1986 to the end of 1988, there he took part in the famous Los Camboyanos ("The Cambodians") team. He ended his career as a player in 1999 playing for Defensores de Belgrano, playing in between in teams as Cipolleti de Río Negro (1984 1985), Platense (1985 1986), Murcia (España)(1988 1989), Boca Juniors (1989 1993), Toluca (México)(1993 1995), Ourense (España) (1997 1998). He is mostly remembered for his tenacious approach to football and the song "Giunta, Giunta, Giunta, huevo, huevo, huevo" sung in the stadiums.

He played almost 200 matches with Boca Juniors, and won the Supercopa Sudamericana 1989, Recopa Sudamericana 1990, Copa Masters 1992, and Apertura Championship 1992.

He won the Copa América in 1991 with Argentina.

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