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José Santamaría

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Full nameJosé Emilio Santamaría Iglesias
Date of birth31 July 1929(age 87)
Place of birthMontevideo, Uruguay
Playing positionDefender

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José Emilio Santamaría Iglesias (born 31 July 1929) is an Spanish-Uruguayan former football player and coach. He is regarded by many as one of the all-time greatest central defenders. A strong, uncompromising player, he is one of the relatively few players to star for two national football teams.


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