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André Riou

André Riou
Personal information
Date of birth1915
Place of birthFrance
Date of death5 October 2005
Place of deathToulouse, France
Playing positionStriker
Senior career*
Racing de Paris
Teams managed
1948–1949Red Star
1953–1958Standard de Liège
1958–1961Daring Club Bruxelles
1962–1965RAEC Mons
1965–1966Union Saint-Gilloise
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

André Riou (known as L'homme au béret) (1915 – 5 October 2005[1]) was a former French footballer.

Riou was born in Toulouse, and played for Toulouse FC at the end of the 1930s as a striker, but was best known as a manager all over France.

He was also head of youth development for the FFF, at the beginning of the 1950s, and was also regional head of technical coaching until the 1980s.

Playing career

Playing honours

Coaching career

Honours as coach


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