Juan José Pizzuti

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Juan José Pizzuti
Pizzutti 1961.jpeg
Pizzuti when playing for Racing Club in 1961.
Personal information
Full name Juan José Pizzuti
Date of birth (1927-05-09) May 9, 1927 (age 92)
Place of birth Buenos Aires, Argentina
Playing position Striker
Youth career
1941-1947 Club Atlético Banfield
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1947-1950 Banfield 77 (47)
1951 River Plate 30 (7)
1952-1954 Racing Club 213 (total) (118)
1955 Boca Juniors 20 (9)
1956-1962 Racing Club (see above)
1962-1963 Boca Juniors 9 (2)
National team
1951-1959 Argentina ? (?)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 24 October 2007

Juan José Pizzuti (born 9 May 1927) is a former Argentine football striker and football manager. He enjoyed his most notable successes as player. He was the manager of the Racing Club de Avellaneda. He was born in Barracas, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Pizzuti played for Argentina between 1951 and 1959, he was part of the squad for the South American Championship in 1959 where he scored three goals to help them to win the title.[1]

Titles as a player[change | change source]

Season Team Title
1958 Argentina Racing Club Primera División Argentina
1959 Argentina Argentina South American Championship
1961 Argentina Racing Club Primera División Argentina
1962 Argentina Boca Juniors Primera División Argentina

Titles as a manager[change | change source]

Season Team Title
1966 Argentina Racing Club Primera División Argentina
1967 Argentina Racing Club Copa Libertadores
1967 Argentina Racing Club Copa Intercontinental

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