Former Italy striker Alberto Gilardino has decided to hang up his boots, ending his professional career. This informs the AVS.
The reason for this decision is the planned 36-year-old Italian work of the mentor. For this experienced player has already received a coaching license.
On a professional level striker began to speak in season 1999-2000. Changed a number of clubs – “Piacenza”, “Verona”, “Parma”, “Milan”, “Fiorentina”, “Bologna”, “Palermo”, “Empoli”, “Pescara”, “Spice”, “Guangzhou”.
In General played the 514 official battles, he scored 188 goals in Serie A. In the “Milan” won the Champions League, the UEFA super Cup and Club world Cup.
We will add that in the Italian national team, Gilardino had 56 games in which he scored 19 goals. In 2006, along with “Italy Azzurra” player attack became world champion.
As reported on our website earlier, 17-year-old athlete Daria he won the gold Cup, which takes place in Baku. In the final of the tournament in the weight category up to 48 kg he defeated the current champion of the world Foon Tonako. The Ukrainian won against experienced Japanese technique of IPPON, and this early victory.