Silvio Marzolini

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Silvio Marzolini
Marzolini in Argentina kit
Personal information
Date of birth (1940-10-04) October 4, 1940 (age 74)
Place of birth Buenos Aires, Argentina
Playing position Defender
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1959 Ferro Carril Oeste 53 (0)
1960–1972 Boca Juniors 387 (10)
National team
1960–1969 Argentina 28 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of July 2007.
† Appearances (Goals).

Silvio Marzolini (born October 4, 1940 in Buenos Aires) is a former Argentine football player who played for Boca Juniors (1960–72). He is widely regarded as being one of the best left backs of all time, playing this position for the Argentine national team in the 1962 FIFA World Cup and the 1966 FIFA World Cup. He played a total of 28 games for Argentina.

Playing career[edit]

He started in the young divisions of Ferro Carril Oeste, and debuted in first division in 1959. Only a year later he moved to Boca Juniors, with whom he won five league titles. He played a total of 407 games in all competitions for Boca, putting him third on their all-time appearance list.


After retiring as a player, he become manager of All Boys, he then returned to Boca Juniors, with which he won the Primera title.

Manager career[edit]

All Boys (1975-76)[edit]

Boca Juniors[edit]

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