Giovanni Varglien

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Giovanni Varglien
Serie A 1936-37 - Juventus v Napoli - Varglien II (cropped).jpg
Varglien II in action with Juventus in 1937
Personal information
Date of birth (1911-05-16)16 May 1911
Place of birth Fiume, Austria-Hungary
Date of death 16 October 1990(1990-10-16) (aged 79)
Place of death Trieste, Italy
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1928–1929 Fiumana 10 (0)
1929–1947 Juventus 381 (35)
1947–1948 Palermo[1] 31 (2)
Total 422 (37)
National team
1936–1939 Italy 3 (0)
Teams managed
1948–1949 Palermo
1949–1951 Atalanta
1951–1953 Novara
1953 Palermo
1955–1956 Vefaspor
1956 Turkey
1956–1958 Vicenza Virtus
1958–1959 Salernitana
1959–1960 Pordenone
1960–1961 Salernitana
1961–1962 Casale
1962–1963 Biellese
1963–1964 Pordenone
1964–1966 Jesi
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Giovanni Varglien (Italian pronunciation: [dʒoˈvanni ˈvarʎen]; 16 May 1911 – 16 October 1990), also known as Varglien II, was an Italian football manager and player from Fiume who played as a midfielder.

Club career[edit]

Varglien played the majority of his club football for Juventus in Italy, also playing one season with his hometown club Fiumana, as well as Palermo.

International career[edit]

Varglien represented the Italy national football team on three different occasions between 1936 and 1937.

Personal life[edit]

Giovanni's older brother Mario Varglien, also played for Juventus at the same time and was a World Cup winner with Italy.





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