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Vittorio Pozzo

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Vittorio Pozzo
Pozzo as Torino manager in 1920
Personal information
Date of birth (1886-03-02)2 March 1886
Place of birth Turin, Kingdom of Italy
Date of death 21 December 1968(1968-12-21) (aged 82)
Place of death Turin, Italy
Position(s) Midfielder[1]
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1905–1906 Grasshoppers
1906–1911 Torino
Teams managed
1912 Italy
1912–1922 Torino
1921 Italy
1924 Italy
1924–1926 Milan
1929–1948 Italy
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Vittorio Pozzo (Italian pronunciation: [vitˈtɔːrjo ˈpottso]; 2 March 1886 – 21 December 1968) was an Italian footballer, manager and journalist.



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  • Stella al Merito Sportivo[5]


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  1. Vittorio Pozzo at WorldFootball.net
  2. "Hall of fame, 10 new entry: con Vialli e Mancini anche Facchetti e Ronaldo" [Hall of fame, 10 new entries: with Vialli and Mancini also Facchetti and Ronaldo]. La Gazzetta dello Sport (in Italian). 27 October 2015. Retrieved 27 October 2015.
  3. Jamie Rainbow (4 July 2013). "The Greatest Manager of all time". World Soccer.
  4. Jamie Rainbow (2 July 2013). "The Greatest XI: how the panel voted". World Soccer. Archived from the original on 1 January 2015. Retrieved 18 September 2022.
  5. "La Stella al Merito Sportivo a Vittorio Pozzo". La Stampa (in Italian). No. 150. 25 June 1938. p. 2.

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