Carlo Carcano

Carlo Carcano
Personal information
Date of birth 26 February 1891
Place of birth Varese, Italy
Date of death 23 June 1965(1965-06-23) (aged 74)
Place of death Sanremo Italy
Height 74
Playing position Central Midfielder
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1913–1915 Alessandria
1915–1916 Internazionale 2 (0)
1919–1924 Alessandria
1924–1925 Atalanta 7 (0)
1925–1926 Internaples 8 (0)
National team
1915–1921 Italy 5 (1)
Teams managed
1925–1926 Internaples
1926–1930 Alessandria
1928–1929 Italy
1930–1934 Juventus
1934–1935 Genoa (assistant trainer)
1945–1946 Internazionale
1948 Internazionale
1949 Atalanta

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Carlo Carcano (26 February 1891 - 23 June 1965) was an Italian footballer and manager who played as a midfielder.

Club career

Carcano was born in Varese. As a player, he was a one club man, playing for Alessandria.

International career

At international level, Carcano also represented Italy on 5 occasions between 1915 and 1921, scoring once.

Managerial career

After he retired from playing, Carcano moved into management to much acclaim; he led Juventus to a record four consecutive titles, and is currently the only manager in Italian football history to have won done so.[1] He later also managed the Italian national football team.

Personal life

Carcano died in Sanremo, aged 74, on 23 June 1965.

Carlin's Boys

In 1947 in Sanremo Carlo Carcano was one of the co-founder of A.S.D. Carlin's Boys,[2] a town football team famous above all for the youth sector[3] that in the 2014-15 season playing in Promozione Liguria A and obtaining the promotion to Eccellenza Liguria is the main team of the city. In the same season the club won also Coppa Italia of Promozione Liguria and the title of Champion of Promozione Liguria.

The current president is Renato Bersano, while the coach is Valentino Papa.

The club organizes, every year in the last week of August, the Torneo Internazionale Sanremo reserved for the category Allievi, with the participation of the most prestigious and famous junior teams of the world football.[4]







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