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Happy birthday to Giorgio Chiellini, the Azzurri captain!

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Happy birthday to Giorgio Chiellini, the Azzurri captain!

The Tuscan centre-back, who's made 103 appearances for his country and scored eight goals along the way, turns 36 today.

13 August 2020

Happy birthday to Mario Balotelli, who turns 30 today!

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Happy birthday to Mario Balotelli, who turns 30 today!

The former AC Milan and Inter striker has scored 14 goals in 36 appearances for the Azzurri

11 August 2020

Happy birthday to Filippo Inzaghi, a 2006 World Champion!

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Happy birthday to Filippo Inzaghi, a 2006 World Champion!

The former striker turns 47 today. He scored 25 goals in 57 appearances for Italy, meaning he sits in sixth place in the Azzurri’s all-time top goalscorer list

09 August 2020

Best wishes to Angelo Di Livio, who turns 54 today

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Best wishes to Angelo Di Livio, who turns 54 today

Angelo Di Livio was born in Rome on 26 July 1966. He developed at Roma but never played for the first team. After, he spent time in the lower leagues at Reggiana, Nocerina, Perugia and Padova...

26 July 2020

Happy birthday to Dino Baggio, who turns 49 today!

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Happy birthday to Dino Baggio, who turns 49 today!

Dynamic, versatile and excellent in the air, he took centre-stage with Juventus and Parma and became World Champion at USA ’94.

23 July 2020

Happy birthday to Daniele De Rossi, who is 37 today!

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Happy birthday to Daniele De Rossi, who is 37 today!

An embodiment of the Roman spirit and a World Champion with the Azzurri in 2006, he remains the most prolific midfielder in the National Side’s history.

23 July 2020

Happy 56th birthday to Gianluca Vialli!

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Happy 56th birthday to Gianluca Vialli!

One of the most decorated strikers in the history of Italian football, Vialli entered into the FIGC Hall of Fame in 2015...

09 July 2020

A very happy birthday to Alberto Gilardino and Gianfranco Zola!

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A very happy birthday to Alberto Gilardino and Gianfranco Zola!

On July 5 1982, the same day that Paolo Rossi scored a hat-trick against Brazil in the second round of the group stages at the World Cup in Spain, Alberto Gilardino was born in Biella...

05 July 2020

Happy birthday to Paolo Maldini, who turns 52 today!

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Happy birthday to Paolo Maldini, who turns 52 today!

The historic Rossoneri captain and Azzurri legend is one of the greatest defenders of all time...

25 June 2020

Happy 24th birthday to Lorenzo Pellegrini!

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Happy 24th birthday to Lorenzo Pellegrini!

Technically gifted, full of energy and incisive in the area, a great prospect for Italian football...

18 June 2020

Happy Birthday to Massimo Oddo who is 44 today!

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Happy Birthday to Massimo Oddo who is 44 today!

All the best to the 2006 World Cup winner who made 34 Italy appearances and scored one goal...

14 June 2020

Happy birthday to Lorenzo Insigne, who turns 29 today!

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Happy birthday to Lorenzo Insigne, who turns 29 today!

The Napoli captain and key member of the Azzurri front line holds 34 caps and seven goals for Italy...

03 June 2020

Happy Birthday to Luigi Di Biagio, who turns 49 today!

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Happy Birthday to Luigi Di Biagio, who turns 49 today!

The former Italy, Roma, Inter and Brescia midfielder is 49 today. He used to be U21 Coach and was the interim Coach of the Azzurri...

03 June 2020

Happy 43rd birthday to Massimo Ambrosini!

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Happy 43rd birthday to Massimo Ambrosini!

Mental strength and versatility on the pitch made him a key player for AC Milan, while he won a silver medal with the Azzurri at EURO 2000...

28 May 2020

Happy birthday to Luca Toni, who turns 43 today!

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Happy birthday to Luca Toni, who turns 43 today!

An out-and-out striker who combined physical prowess with technical ability, he became World Champion in the unforgettable summer of 2006...

25 May 2020

Happy birthday to Andrea Pirlo, who turns 41 today!

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Happy birthday to Andrea Pirlo, who turns 41 today!

An incredible honours list for a marvellous player. ‘The Maestro’, World Champion in 2006, was an icon in the playmaker role...

18 May 2020

Happy birthday to Fulvio Collovati, World Champion in 1982!

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Happy birthday to Fulvio Collovati, World Champion in 1982!

Our former Friulian defender turns 63 today, having played 50 games and scored three goals for the Azzurri...

08 May 2020

Happy birthday to World Cup winners Franco Baresi and Andrea Barzagli!

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Happy birthday to World Cup winners Franco Baresi and Andrea Barzagli!

The legendary AC Milan defender turns 60 today. While the ex-Bianconeri centre-back turns 39...

07 May 2020

Happy birthday to Giuseppe Dossena as he turns 62 today!

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Happy birthday to Giuseppe Dossena as he turns 62 today!

38 Azzurri appearances and one goal for our midfield maestro who was part of the Spain ‘82 World Cup winning squad...

02 May 2020

Happy birthday to Leonardo Bonucci, who turns 33 today!

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Happy birthday to Leonardo Bonucci, who turns 33 today!

Best wishes to the defender from Viterbo, who’s been a stalwart of the Azzurri rearguard for years, making 95 appearances and scoring seven goals...

01 May 2020