Place a Coin

Two friends are playing the following game – taking turns, they place identical coins on a square table, so that no two coins touch each other. Whoever can not make a move, loses the game. Who has a winning strategy?

The first player has a winning strategy. He just has to place the first coin in the center of the table and then each consecutive one symmetrically opposite to the last coin of his opponent.

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