Dino Zoff

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Birthday
28, 1942
Birthplace
Italy
Birth Sign
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Birthday
28, 1942 (age 77)
Birthplace
Italy

About

Former Italian goalkeeper who captained the national team to the 1982 FIFA World Cup, becoming the oldest winner of the Cup at 42 years of age.

Before Fame

At 14 years old, he was considered too short to be a serious football prospect.

Trivia

He spent 1,142 minutes or the entire 1973 season, without allowing a goal in international play at the height of his career.

Family Life

He grew up in Mariano del Friuli, Italy.

Associated With

He and Gianluigi Buffon both became great Italian goalkeepers who helped lead the national team to World Cup Championships.