The official website for European football

Italy mourns last survivor of '36 success

Published: Tuesday 31 July 2007, 13.49CET
Giuseppe Baldo, the last survivor of the Italy side which won Olympic gold in Berlin in 1936, has died at the age of 93. A hard-working midfielder, Baldo started his career at Padova Calcio before joining S.S. Lazio in 1935. He spent seven seasons with the Rome side, making 169 Serie A appearances and scoring eight goals.
Published: Tuesday 31 July 2007, 13.49CET

Italy mourns last survivor of '36 success

Giuseppe Baldo, the last survivor of the Italy side which won Olympic gold in Berlin in 1936, has died at the age of 93. A hard-working midfielder, Baldo started his career at Padova Calcio before joining S.S. Lazio in 1935. He spent seven seasons with the Rome side, making 169 Serie A appearances and scoring eight goals.
Last updated: 31/07/07 14.19CET

http://www.uefa.com/news/newsid=566029.html#italy+mourns+last+survivor+success

UEFA.com features

Isaac Kiese Thelin, Sweden's forward on the rise
  • Isaac Kiese Thelin, Sweden's forward on the rise
  • 'Restless Rudi': the world's most-travelled coach
  • Paris coach Benstiti shows Glasgow respect
  • Italy's Rugani keeping his feet on the ground
  • Real Madrid's Ballon d'Or winners
  • Cristiano Ronaldo's 2014 in photos
  • From the Youth League to the Champions League
  • Argentinian strikers making a mark in Europe
  • Gerrard joins Europe's North American pioneers
  • Saido Berahino, England's danger man
1 of 10
 
  • © 1998-2015 UEFA. All rights reserved.
  • The UEFA word, the UEFA logo and all marks related to UEFA competitions, are protected by trade marks and/or copyright of UEFA. No use for commercial purposes may be made of such trade marks. Use of UEFA.com signifies your agreement to the Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy.