Giorgio Puia

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Giorgio Puia
Personal information
Date of birth 8 March 1938 (1938-03-08) (age 79)
Place of birth Gorizia, Italy
Playing position Defender
Youth career
195?–1958 Pro Gorizia
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1958–1960 Triestina 32 (7)
1960–1963 L.R. Vicenza 81 (19)
1963–1972 Torino 250 (10)
National team
1962–1970 Italy 7 (0)
Teams managed
1974–1975 Ivrea
1976–1977 Biellese
1983–1984 Latina
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Giorgio Puia (8 March 1938) is an Italian football manager and former player who played as a defender.

Club career[edit]

During his club career he played for A.S. Pro Gorizia, U.S. Triestina Calcio, Vicenza and Torino.[1]

International career[edit]

He earned 7 caps for the Italy national football team between 1962 and 1970,[1] and was included in the Italian squad for the 1970 FIFA World Cup,[2] although his only World Cup appearances came in the 1970 qualifying tournament.[3] He made his international debut on 11 November 1962 against Austria, whilst his final appearance was on 10 May 1970 against Portugal.[4][1]





  1. ^ a b c Giorgio Puia at
  2. ^ Italy 1970 World Cup Squad at Planet World Cup
  3. ^ "Giorgio PUIA". World Football: Statistics. FIFA. Retrieved 17 November 2011. 
  4. ^ List of Italy appearances at FIGC (Italian)

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