Attilio Giovannini

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Attilio Giovannini
Personal information
Full name Attilio Giovannini
Date of birth (1924-07-30) 30 July 1924 (age 92)
Place of birth San Michele Extra, Italy
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Playing position Defender
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1941–1946 Audace
1946–1947 Bolzano
1947–1948 Lucchese 36 (0)
1948–1954 Inter 191 (0)
1954–1956 Lazio 45 (0)
National team
1949–1953 Italy 13 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Attilio Giovannini (born 30 July 1924 in San Michele Extra, Verona) was an Italian footballer who played as a defender.

Club career[edit]

Giovannini debuted in the Italian Serie A with Lucchese before moving to Inter, where he won two consecutive league championships in 1953 and 1954. In 1954 he went to Lazio and at 32 years of age he retired not having scored a single career goal despite playing in 272 games in Serie A.

International career[edit]

Giovannini made 13 appearances for the Italy national football team, making his debut in 1949. At the 1950 World Cup, he played as a right-sided full-back in the game against Paraguay.




Sporting positions
Preceded by
Aldo Campatelli
Internazionale captain
Succeeded by
Gino Armano