Sandro Salvadore

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Sandro Salvadore
Sandro salvadore 1966.jpg
Salvadore in 1966 wearing Juventus's shirt
Personal information
Full name Sandro Salvadore
Date of birth (1939-11-29)29 November 1939
Place of birth Milan, Italy
Date of death 4 January 2007(2007-01-04) (aged 67)
Place of death Castiglione d'Asti, Italy
Playing position Libero/Central Defender
Youth career
1955–1958 A.C. Milan
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1958–1962 A.C. Milan 72 (1)
1962–1974 Juventus 331 (15)
Total 403 (16)
National team
1960–1970 Italy[1] 36 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Sandro Salvadore (29 November 1939 – 4 January 2007) was an Italian footballer who played as a defender. He played for Italian clubs A.C. Milan and Juventus throughout his career, winning titles at both clubs. He also represented the Italy national football team, participating in the 1960 Summer Olympics, and two FIFA World Cups, and was also a member of the team that won the 1968 UEFA European Football Championship.

International career[edit]

Salvadore (right) captain of Italy in 1965 in Florence, in action in a friendly match against Wales.

From 1960 to 1970 Salvadore won 36 full caps for Italy at international level. He was part of the teams that played both at the 1962 and 1966 FIFA World Cups (the latter as captain).[2]

Honours[edit]

Club[edit]

Milan
Juventus

International[edit]

Italy

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sandro Salvadore". National Football Teams. Benjamin Strack-Zimmerman. 
  2. ^ Davide Portioli (22 May 2014). "La storia del Mondiale: il 1966 L'Italia, la Corea, i pomodori" (in Italian). Il Tirreno. Retrieved 1 September 2016.