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Happy birthday to Pietro Vierchowod, who turns 61 today!

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Happy birthday to Pietro Vierchowod, who turns 61 today!

45 appearances for the Azzurri and two goals for the defender from Calcinate, who was part of the squad at the ’82 World Cup in Spain...

06 April 2020

Happy birthday to Giancarlo Antognoni and Arrigo Sacchi!

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Happy birthday to Giancarlo Antognoni and Arrigo Sacchi!

The ’82 World Cup winner turns 66, while the former Azzurri and AC Milan coach turns 74...

31 March 2020

Happy birthday to Alessandro Nesta, who turns 44!

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Happy birthday to Alessandro Nesta, who turns 44!

A defender who was ahead of his time in terms of game awareness, class and technical ability, and was part of the Germany ‘06 World Cup winning team

18 March 2020

Happy birthday to the Azzurri legend Giovanni Trapattoni who turns 81!

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Happy birthday to the Azzurri legend Giovanni Trapattoni who turns 81!

A real defensive terrier and National Team Coach who entered the Italian Football Hall of Fame for his incredible coaching career...

16 March 2020

Happy birthday to Azzurri legends Bruno Conti and Giancarlo De Sisti

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Happy birthday to Azzurri legends Bruno Conti and Giancarlo De Sisti

The 1982 World Champion and Roma icon shares his birthday with the 1968 European Champion who also won a Scudetto with Fiorentina...

13 March 2020

Happy birthday to Alessandro Florenzi who turns 29 today!

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Happy birthday to Alessandro Florenzi who turns 29 today!

The all-rounder capable of playing in defence, midfield or attack has registered 35 appearances and two goals for the Azzurri...

10 March 2020

Happy birthday to Pierluigi Casiraghi who turns 51 today!

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Happy birthday to Pierluigi Casiraghi who turns 51 today!

The former centre forward represented the Azzurri 44 times scoring 13 goals, as well as coaching the U21 team...

03 March 2020

Best birthday wishes to Dino Zoff and Antonio Candreva!

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Best birthday wishes to Dino Zoff and Antonio Candreva!

Dino Zoff, one of the best goalkeepers in history and Italy’s Head Coach from 1998 to 2000, turns 78 today. Born on 28 February 1942 in Mariano del Friuli...

28 February 2020

Happy Birthday to Gianluigi “Gigio” Donnarumma who turns 21!

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Happy Birthday to Gianluigi “Gigio” Donnarumma who turns 21!

He is the youngest goalkeeper to have ever worn the Azzurri shirt and the youngest Rossoneri to reach 100 Serie A appearances...

24 February 2020

Happy Birthday Ciro Immobile!

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Happy Birthday Ciro Immobile!

The Serie A top-scorer, who has scored ten goals in 39 matches for the National Team, turns 30 today...

20 February 2020

Happy birthday to Roberto Baggio, Azzurri champion and Ballon d’Or winner in 1993

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Happy birthday to Roberto Baggio, Azzurri champion and Ballon d’Or winner in 1993

Our shining star of the USA ’94 World Cup turns 53 today, with “The Divine Ponytail” having played 56 games and scored 27 goals for the Azzurri...

17 February 2020

 Best wishes to Federico Bernardeschi and Angelo Peruzzi

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Best wishes to Federico Bernardeschi and Angelo Peruzzi

The Juventus man turns 26 on a day when the former World Cup-winning goalkeeper is celebrating his 50th birthday...

16 February 2020

Happy birthday to Ciro Ferrara and Christian Maggio!

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Happy birthday to Ciro Ferrara and Christian Maggio!

The Neapolitan defender turns 53 years old, while the Benevento full-back from Veneto also turns 38 today...

11 February 2020

 Happy 23rd birthday to Nicolò Barella!

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Happy 23rd birthday to Nicolò Barella!

Nicolò Barella was born in Cagliari on 7 February 1997. After coming through the Rossoblù’s youth ranks, he was part of Cagliari’s first team during the 2014/2015 season...

07 February 2020

Happy Birthday to Franco Causio!

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Happy Birthday to Franco Causio!

The World Cup winner in Spain ’82 turns 71 today – he registered 63 appearances and six goals for the National Team...

01 February 2020

Happy 42nd birthday to Gigi Buffon!

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Happy 42nd birthday to Gigi Buffon!

Born in Carrara on 28 January 1978, Gianluigi Buffon has become an Azzurri icon over the past 20 years and is widely regarded as one of the best goalkeepers of all time

27 January 2020

Happy birthday to Marco Parolo!

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Happy birthday to Marco Parolo!

The midfield militant for Lazio born in Gallarate celebrates turning 35 today, having made 36 Azzurri appearances...

25 January 2020

Happy Birthday Claudio Marchisio!

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Happy Birthday Claudio Marchisio!

The former Azzurri and Juventus midfielder turns 34 today: He made 55 appearances for the National Team and scored five goals...

19 January 2020

Many happy returns, Riccardo Montolivo!

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Many happy returns, Riccardo Montolivo!

Riccardo Montolivo was born on 18 January 1985 in Milan. He came through Atalanta’s youth ranks before making his Serie A debut with La Dea during the 2004/05 season...

18 January 2020

Happy Birthday to Gennaro Gattuso, a World Cup winner in 2006!

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Happy Birthday to Gennaro Gattuso, a World Cup winner in 2006!

On 9 January 1978, Ivan Gennaro Gattuso, who would go on to become a World Champion with Italy in 2006, was born in Corigliano Calabro in the province of Cosenza...

08 January 2020