Alberto Tarantini is an Argentine former football player. He played as a defensive left back early in his career, and later as a wing back.
Noted for his technical ability as well as stamina, Tarantini was best known for his fiery temper.
Tarantini was part of the under-23 team that won the 1975 Toulon tournament, together with Jorge Valdano, Americo Gallego, and others, with Cesar Menotti as coach. He became the left-back of the Argentina national football team after Jorge Carrascosa left the team . He was also, at 22, the youngest player of that team.
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