What does abanderó mean in Spanish?

What's the meaning of the Spanish word abanderó? Here's a list of translations and example phrases.

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Durante su carrera futbolística, ocupó la demarcación de delantero y se formó en las categorías inferiores del Real Madrid Club de Fútbol, donde abanderó una exitosa generación de futbolistas conocida como «La Quinta de El Buitre», en referencia a su apodo.
During his football career, he occupied the demarcation of striker and formed in the lower categories of Real Madrid Football Club, where he championed a successful generation of footballers known as "La Quinta de El Buitre", in reference to his nickname.
Se abanderó como defensor de políticas sociales y de la lucha contra las guerras, obteniendo votos sobre todo en las zonas más afectadas por el malestar social, el paro, el desmantelamiento de la industria y la eliminación de las ventajas sociales del régimen socialista.
He defended himself as a defender of social policies and of fighting wars, obtaining votes mainly in areas most affected by social unrest, unemployment, the dismantling of industry and the elimination of social advantages of the socialist regime.
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