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What a guy.
Happy 71st birthday to Dino Zoff, the legendary goalkeeper who lifted the World Cup in 1982 as captain of Italy, and at the age of 40. Forza Dino!
Former Italy forward Alessandro Del Piero has announced he will activate the second year of his two-year deal to remain with Sydney FC.
Overseas clubs were reportedly lining up bids to tempt Del Piero away from the Harbour City, but the 38-year-old and his family wanted to extend their stay.
"I am very happy to be staying at Sydney FC for another season," Del Piero said.
"I chose Sydney FC at the beginning of this season because I wanted to show my love of football in another country and I have enjoyed the challenge and my time at Sydney FC and in Australia.
'Why Always Me' lashes out in frustration during Italy's friendly in Holland, and almost decapitates a couple of spacemen. Never a dull moment with Mario…
At 35 he may be in the twilight of his footballing career, but ex-Rangers and AC Milan midfielder Gennaro Gattuso looks pretty sprightly (if a bit robotic) as he dances to Gangnam Style.
The former Italian international is currently at Swiss side Sion. Surely he should be listening to Edelweiss?