|Full name||Sergio Cervato|
|Date of birth||22 October 1929|
|Place of birth||Carmignano di Brenta, Padua, Italy|
|Date of death||9 October 2005(aged 75)|
|Place of death||Italy|
|Playing position||Left Back|
|1946–1947||Football Club Bolzano 1996|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).
Sergio Cervato (22 March 1929 – 9 October 2005) was an Italian football (soccer) player.
One of the finest defenders of Serie A, he was a quick and tireless competitor. He also boasted a fierce shot and took both penalties and free-kicks. Playing for AC Fiorentina, he often contributed to the Viola's attacks, scoring 31 goals during his 10 years in Florence.
In the 1955–1956 season he won 1 title ("Scudetto") with AC Fiorentina. He won 2 more titles with Juventus F.C. He closed career in 1965 with Spal Ferrara in Serie B. In Serie A he played 466 matches and scored 45 goals.
In the 1955–56 Scudetto Triumph, ACF Fiorentina lost just one game – the very last one at Genoa. In the 1957 European Cup Final a Cervato captained team gave Real Madrid a fright but eventually lost 2–0. Cevato Captained Fiorentina
The 1955–56 team is regarded as one of the best Serie A has ever seen and Fulvio Bernardini's men should have won more titles being runners-up in 1957, 1958, 1959 and 1960.
He died at 76 years old in Florence.
With ACF Fiorentina
- 1955–56 Serie A Winners
- 1956–57 Serie A Runner-up
- 1956–57 European Cup Runner-up
- 1957–58 Serie A Runner-up
- 1958–59 Serie A Runner-up
- 1958–59 Coppa Italia Runner-up
- 1959–60 Coppa Italia Runner-up
With Juventus F.C
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