Giorgio Puia

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Giorgio Puia (born 8 March 1938 in Gorizia, Italy) is a former Italian footballer who played as a midfielder.[1]

During his club career he played for A.S. Pro Gorizia, U.S. Triestina Calcio, Vicenza and Torino.[1]

He earned 7 caps for the Italy national football team between 1962 and 1970,[1] and was included in the Italian squad for the 1970 FIFA World Cup,[2] although his only World Cup appearances came in the 1970 qualifying tournament.[3] He made his international debut on 11 November 1962 against Austria, whilst his final appearance was on 10 May 1970 against Portugal.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Giorgio Puia at National-Football-Teams.com
  2. ^ Italy 1970 World Cup Squad at Planet World Cup
  3. ^ "Giorgio PUIA". World Football: Statistics. FIFA. Retrieved 17 November 2011. 
  4. ^ List of Italy appearances at FIGC (Italian)