Luciano Wernicke was born in 1969 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. He graduated in journalism from the University of Salvador and began his career in sports media, contributing to publications like the magazine El Gráfico and the newspaper Olé. Additionally, he taught journalism techniques and text composition at the Círculo de Periodistas Deportivos for approximately 20 years. In 2019, he served as an assistant to the manager of the Costa Rica National Football Team, Gustavo Matosas. Wernicke is a prolific author of numerous sports-related books, including "The Most Incredible World Cup Stories," "The Most Incredible Football Stories," "Doctor and Champion," and "Duel Never Won" (a comparative biography of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo), among others. Besides his writing, Luciano spends his time passionately following football. You can learn more about him at www.lucianowernicke.com.