Claudio Caniggia

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Birthday
9, 1967
Birthplace
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
9, 1967 (age 51)
Birthplace
Buenos Aires, Argentina

About

Hero of the Argentine national team in the 1990 World Cup who scored a classic goal against three Brazilian defenders.

Before Fame

He was a standout track and field athlete, but could not quite reach the national competition level, so he turned to soccer.

Trivia

He scored four goals over the course of two World Cup tournaments.

Family Life

He was born in the small town of Henderson, Argentina and raised alongside two brothers, Hugo and Diego. He married Mariana Nannis and he has three children, Charlotte, Kevin and Alexander.

Associated With

He was a close friend with his national teammate, Diego Maradona.