They are days of deep pain for Alfio Basile and all his family. In the morning hours of Thursday he passed away Nilda chiangaglini, wife Coconut and mother of Alfito, Natacha Y Sabrina.
Cuqui, as her loved ones knew her, she was hospitalized and died from the coronavirus. Is that the couple had caught Covid, but the trainer with past in Racing recovered when he received the Russian vaccine Sputnik V.
The couple had been married during the days when Basile He was a staunch defender of the Academy and had become an idol of the Albiceleste club with the titles of the Libertadores Cup and the International Cup.
“Racing Club deeply regrets the passing of Nilda Chiangaglini, club fan and wife of Alfio Basile. The institution accompanies the Coco, his family and loved ones in this painful moment”, Informed the entity of Avellaneda in its official account of Twitter.
Cuqui He accompanied the former coach of the National Team throughout his career. They stayed together even when the coach dabbled in the Atlético Madrid of Spain and the America from Mexico.
Racing Club deeply regrets the death of Nilda “Cuqui” Chiangaglini, club fan and wife of @Alfio_Basile. The institution accompanies Coco, his family and loved ones in this painful moment. pic.twitter.com/B9uVIv1f3H
– Racing Club (@RacingClub) July 15, 2021
It should be noted that in June Basile He was admitted to a common room of a Buenos Aires clinic for a picture of bilateral pneumonia caused by the coronavirus. During that episode, DT maintained controlled fever and he did not need assisted respiration.
America’s two-time champion strategist in 1991 Y 1993 with the Argentine national team he lived with his wife in Palermo, where he settled since his last participation in the technical direction of the Academy.
The temperamental former defender led the Argentine team in the 1994 United States World Cup, the last disputed by Diego Armando Maradona, and in which it was eliminated in round of 16 against Romania.
In his time as a coach, Basile accumulated seven club-level titles, one with Racing (1988 Super Cup), five with Mouth and the rest with America from Mexico, while with the selected one he got four trophies, two America Cups, one Confederations Cup and one Artemio Franchi. He was the only coach in the world to have directed Messi already Maradona.