Michel Platini is a French football administrator and former footballer and manager who was the president of UEFA from 2007 to 2015. During his career as a footballer, he played for a number of teams, most notably Juventus and the France national football team. By the time he retired as a footballer in the late 1980s, he had joined the ranks of the greatest footballers of all time. He went on to coach the French national side from 1988 to 1992.
In addition to his numerous accomplishments, he won the Ballon d'Or on three different occasions and the French Player of the Year award twice. In 1991, he was voted World Soccer Manager of the Year.
In 2015, he and former FIFA president Sepp Blatter were barred from all football-related activity for eight years by FIFA after being found guilty of conflict of interest. The ban was later reduced to four years.
is a famous French footballer,
who was born on
June 21, 1955. As a person born on this date, Michel Platini is listed in our database as the 17th
most popular celebrity for the day (June 21) and the 76th most popular for the year (1955).
People born on June 21
fall under the Zodiac sign of Cancer, the Crab.
Michel Platini is the 665th most popular Cancer.
Aside from information specific to Michel Platini's birthday, Michel Platini is the 141st most famous French.
In general, Michel Platini ranks as the 7822nd
most popular famous person, and the 418th most popular footballer of all time.
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