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Elvio Banchero

Full name: Elvio Banchero
Nickname(s): L'uomo del fango
Gender: Male
Born: April 28, 1904 in Alessandria, Alessandria, Italy
Died: January 21, 1982 in Alessandria, Alessandria, Italy
Affiliations: US Alessandria, Alessandria (ITA)
Country: ITA Italy
Sport: Football

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)


Elvio Banchero played for seven seasons with Genova 1983, AS Roma, AS Bari, and US Allesandria Calcio in Serie A, appearing in 120 matches and scoring 4 goals. Banchero was capped three times for the Azzuri team between 1928-31, also scoring a hat trick in the Italian 11-3 victory over Egypt for the 1928 Olympic bronze medal. His younger brother Ettore played football professionally as well. To distinguish them, Elvio was referred to as Banchero I and Ettore as Banchero II. Elvio Banchero later managed US Alessandria in 1937 and Parma in 1937/38.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Summer 24 Amsterdam Football Men's Football Italy ITA 3 Bronze

Men's Football

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G YC RC
1928 Summer 24 Amsterdam Football Italy ITA Final Standings 3 1928-05-27 4 0 0
1928 Summer 24 Amsterdam Football Italy ITA Final Round Match 3/4 1 1928-06-09 ITA 11, EGY 3 3
1928 Summer 24 Amsterdam Football Italy ITA Round One Match #4 1 1928-05-29 ITA 4, FRA 3 1
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