Mario Genta

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Mario Genta
Personal information
Full name Mario Genta
Date of birth (1912-03-01)1 March 1912
Place of birth Turin, Italy
Date of death 9 January 1993(1993-01-09) (aged 80)
Place of death Genoa, Italy
Playing position Midfielder
National team
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1938–1939 Italy 2 (0)

Mario Genta (1 March 1912 – 9 January 1993) was an Italian footballer who played as a midfielder.

Club career[edit]

Born in Turin, Genta played club football in the 1930s for Italian sides Juventus, Prato, and Genoa. He played 223 matches in Serie A and scored 6 goals.

International career[edit]

With the Italian national team, Genta was selected to the 1938 FIFA World Cup champion squad as a reserve player. He later earned 2 caps in 1939.


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