days, players | Giovanni Ferrari
The creative playmaker was a well-rounded footballer and a generous team player who won two consecutive FIFA World Cup titles (in 1934 and 1938) with Nazionale Italiana di Calcio.
“I hope we get something against them and he’s going to play, so it’s going to be something good, a memory to play against Messi. He’s one of my idols so I look up to him. He’s so many people’s idol in the world so he’s a player you like to play with, to learn something, of course, so I will be happy to play against him. Of course, after 90 minutes, we’ll see what happens and hopefully we’ll get something.”
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"I’m right behind the team, like any good fan. The fact I am a former international doesn’t change anything: I’m a Bleus fan first and foremost."
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