Former France coach and legendary manager of French Lique 1 side Nantes, Henri Michel is dead.
He died at the age of 70.
French Football Federation wrote on Twitter: “Henri Michel, former player and coach, died this morning at the age of 70.”
Michel coached Morocco for two stints, Tunisia at the 2002 Africa Cup of Nations and the Ivory Coast during the 2006 World Cup.
We are saddened to hear about the death of legendary coach Henri Michel, a man who brought joy to thousands of fans around the world.
He guided 4 different sides to the World Cup as coach:
🇫🇷France in 1986 (🥉)
🇨🇲Cameroon in 1994
🇲🇦Morocco in 1998
🇨🇮Côte d’Ivoire in 2006 pic.twitter.com/VIFa3sFd8j
— FIFA World Cup 🏆 (@FIFAWorldCup) April 24, 2018