Juan Carlos Corazzo

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Juan Carlos Corazzo
Personal information
Full name Juan Carlos Corazzo
Date of birth (1907-12-14)14 December 1907
Date of death 12 January 1986(1986-01-12) (aged 78)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
Teams managed
1955 Uruguay
1959–1961 Uruguay
1962–1964 Uruguay

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

† Appearances (Goals).

Juan Carlos Corazzo (14 December 1907 – 12 January 1986) [1] was a Uruguayan football player and manager.


Corazzo played for Argentine club Independiente in the 1930s.[1]

Corazzo later coached Uruguay at the 1962 FIFA World Cup.[2]

Personal life[edit]

He is the grandfather of Diego Forlán and father-in-law of Pablo Forlán.[3]


  1. ^ Ben Lyttleton (4 July 2010). "In Suarez's absence Uruguay will lean even more heavily on Forlan". Sports Illustrated. 
  2. ^ "Uruguay squad - 1962 FIFA World Cup". FIFA. 
  3. ^ "Diego Forlan". BBC Sport.