Renzo De Vecchi

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Renzo De Vecchi
Personal information
Date of birth (1894-02-03)February 3, 1894
Place of birth Milan, Italy
Date of death May 14, 1967(1967-05-14) (aged 73)
Height 1.63 m (5 ft 4 in)
Playing position Defender
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1909–1913 Milan 64 (7)
1913–1917 Genoa 51 (7)
1919–1929 Genoa 220 (32)
National team
1910–1925 Italy 43 (0)
Teams managed
1927–1930 Genoa
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Renzo De Vecchi (Italian pronunciation: [ˈrɛntso deˈvɛkki]; February 3, 1894 in Milan – May 14, 1967) was an Italian football player and coach who competed in the 1912 Summer Olympics. As a member of the Italian Olympic squad in 1912, he played one match in the main tournament as well as two matches in the consolation tournament.

He is the youngest player to play in a Serie A game for Milan, making his debut at 15 years and 284 days. He is also the youngest debutant for the Italian national team at only 16 years four months and 24 days [1].

Honours[edit]

  • Champion of Italy: 1914/15, 1922/23, 1923/24.

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