Cordova captain of Roma in 1974
|Date of birth||21 June 1944|
|Place of birth||Forlì, Italy|
|Height||1.79 m (5 ft 10 1⁄2 in)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
Born in Forlì but raised in Naples, he played for Catania, Inter and Brescia before settling in Rome at A.S. Roma and becoming team's captain. He then left suddely for AS Roma's rivals S.S. Lazio in 1976 where he played 3 seasons before ending his career at U.S. Avellino.
He also has 2 full caps for Italy, both in 1975.
His career ended with a 1-year and 2 months ban from football in the Totonero 1980 match-fixing scandal.
- Franco Cordova at National-Football-Teams.com
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