Today's Luis Fernández Talking Points
Luis Miguel Fernández Toledo (French pronunciation: [lwis fɛʁ.nɑ̃.dɛz]; Spanish pronunciation: [lwis feɾˈnandeθ]; born 2 October 1959) is a French former footballer who played as a defender or midfielder. He retired as a player in 1993 to become a manager.
Fernández has managed Cannes and Paris Saint-Germain among other clubs, and is the individual credited with bringing Ronaldinho to Europe.
As an active player, Fernández earned 60 international caps and scored 6 goals for the France national team between 1982 and 1992. He served as the Stade de Reims manager from December 2008 to June 2009.
Fernández was born in Tarifa, Spain, and moved to France with his parents at age nine. He began playing football at the AS Minguettes and became a naturalized French citizen in 1981.
Fernández is currently a sport radio talk host with RMC; his daily show is called Luis Attaque.Close