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China axe Camacho

June 24, 2013
By ESPN staff
China have sacked coach Jose Antonio Camacho after a disappointing and costly two-year spell in charge.

The former Real Madrid and Spain boss, who was appointed in August 2011, lost 11 of his 20 matches, including a record 8-0 defeat to Brazil in September.

Camacho also oversaw an embarrassing 5-1 defeat at the hands of Thailand in June, while China were eliminated from World Cup qualifying last year.

The national team dropped to a record low of 109th in the FIFA ...

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