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Amos Mariani

Full name: Amos Mariani
Nickname(s): Pallino
Gender: Male
Height: 5-8.5 (175 cm)
Weight: 161 lbs (73 kg)
Born: March 30, 1931 in Montecatini Terme, Pistoia, Italy
Died: February 20, 2007 in Montecatini Terme, Pistoia, Italy
Affiliations: Udinese Calcio, Udine (ITA)
Country: ITA Italy
Sport: Football


Amos Mariani, a forward, played for 12 consecutive years (1949-61) in Italian Serie A with teams like FC Juventus, Atalanta Bergamasca, AC Udinese, AC Fiorentina, AC Milan (winning the 1956-57 league title), Padova, SS Lazio, and ending his career with SC Napoli for two seasons, one in Serie B. In total he played in 290 matches, scoring 46 goals, in Serie A.

Mariani played four matches with the Italian national team, débuting on 16 July 1952 in Tampere against the United States at the Olympic Football tournament. After the second match at the Olympics, losing to Hungary, he played in the Azzurra jersey seven years later (1959) in two matches against England in London and Czechoslovakia in Praha.

Mariani was a good coach with teams in Serie C such as Sorso and Torres (on Sardinian), Pro Vasto, Montebelluna and also in Greece with Ethnikos Pireo in the 1977/78 season.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1952 Summer 21 Helsinki Football Men's Football Italy ITA 9T

Men's Football

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G YC RC
1952 Summer 21 Helsinki Football Italy ITA Final Standings 9T 1952-07-15 1 0 0
1952 Summer 21 Helsinki Football Italy ITA Round One Match #5 2 1952-07-21 HUN 3, ITA 0 0
1952 Summer 21 Helsinki Football Italy ITA Qualifying Round Match #7 1 1952-07-16 ITA 8, USA 0 1
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