Eugenio Canfari

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Eugenio Canfari
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Personal information
Full name Enrico Francesco Canfari
Date of birth (1877-04-16)16 April 1877
Place of birth Genoa, Italy
Date of death 23 March 1962(1962-03-23) (aged 84)
Place of death Turin, Italy
Playing position Defender
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1897–03 Juventus[1] 4 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Eugenio Canfari (16 April 1877 – 23 March 1962) was an early Italian football player from Genoa who played as a defender.[2] He was one of the thirteen men who founded Juventus in 1897 and the club's first ever president.[3] His brother Enrico Canfari was also a founding member of Juventus, and was the first ever president, though he never played in the Italian Football Championship with Enrico and Juventus.

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ JuWorld.net
  2. ^ Turco, F.; Savasta, V. (2014), Il Calcio dimenticato. Toro, Genoa, Milan, Juve, il pallone dei pionieri (in Italian), Editori Internazionali Riuniti, p. 116 
  3. ^ "La Vecchia Signora...In Bianconero". SpazioInWind.it. 8 June 2007. 

References[edit]

  • Turco, F.; Savasta, V. (2014), Il Calcio dimenticato. Toro, Genoa, Milan, Juve, il pallone dei pionieri (in Italian), Editori Internazionali Riuniti, ISBN 978-88-359-9419-0