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Nonagenarian Youth Soccer Coach Still Going Strong in Peru

With her brusque style, salty language and emphasis on discipline, 92-year-old youth soccer coach Maria Angelica Ramos is helping to turn young children into fully fledged footballers in Peru. Ramos, known by her players as "the Old Lady," has been a coach for almost half a century, most of them at Lima's America Mimi Sporting Club. Some 1,000 players have run laps and completed drills under her strict eye and even though her health is failing the nonagenarian task master...

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