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Filippo Inzaghi

Footballer
Male
Born Aug 9, 1973
Age 42
Hometown Comune di Piacenza
Height 5' 11'' (1.8m)

Filippo "Pippo" Inzaghi, is an Italian former professional footballer, who currently serves as the head coach for A.C. Milan's Allievi Nazionali (under-17) team. During his career as a player, Inzaghi won one World Cup and two UEFA Champions League. He also became the first striker to score in all international club competitions open to European teams after his double against Boca Juniors during the FIFA Club World Cup final in 2007.… Read More

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Timeline

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CHILDHOOD

1973 Birth Born on August 9, 1973.

TEENAGE

1991 17 Years Old The brother of fellow footballer Simone Inzaghi, Inzaghi got his start playing for hometown club Piacenza Calcio as a teenager in 1991, but made only two league appearances before being loaned to Serie C1 side Leffe, with whom he scored an impressive 13 goals in 21 matches.
1993 19 Years Old In 1993, Inzaghi moved to Serie B club Verona and scored 13 goals in 36 league appearances. … Read More

TWENTIES

1995 - 1997 2 More Events
2000 26 Years Old …  He became the first player to score two Champions League hat tricks (both with Juventus) when he netted a treble during a 4–4 group stage draw with Hamburg on 13 September 2000; his first was in a 4–1 victory over Dynamo Kyiv during the 1997–98 quarterfinals.
2001 27 Years Old Despite a very good tally of 89 goals in 165 games for the Bianconeri, Inzaghi was soon benched in favour of David Trézéguet, and later signed for A.C. Milan for reported 70 billion Italian Lire, or 45 million lire cash plus Cristian Zenoni. (Sky Sports reported a smaller total figure, £17M) for the 2001–02 campaign by coach Fatih Terim. … Read More
Upon his return, he was able to forge a strong goalscoring partnership with Andriy Shevchenko, and he soon racked up an impressive trophy count with the Rossoneri, among them the 2002–03 Champions League (in which Milan defeated his previous team, Juventus, in the final on penalties), along with the 2003 Coppa Italia and the 2003–04 Scudetto.

THIRTIES

2004 - 2005 2 More Events
He scored the decisive goal against the 'Bavarians' in the 2007 quarter-finals.
2008 34 Years Old On 24 February 2008, Inzaghi scored the match winning goal in Milan's 2–1 win over Palermo with a diving header after coming in to the game from the bench; it marked his first Serie A goal in over a year. … Read More
2009 35 Years Old 1 More Event
On 8 March 2009, Inzaghi scored his first hat-trick of the season for Milan against Atalanta, allowing the team to win 3–0 at the San Siro. … Read More
On 21 May 2010, he was offered a new one year contract which lasts until 30 June 2011.
2011 37 Years Old On 7 May 2011, with Inzaghi still out recovering from his injury, Milan won the Serie A. He came out from bench for the first time since his injury on 14 May, with Milan defeating Cagliari 4–1.
Milan decided not to renew the contracts of several of their veteran players and Inzaghi was one of those along with Gianluca Zambrotta, Mark van Bommel, Alessandro Nesta and Gennaro Gattuso. He played his final game for Milan against Novara on 13 May 2012 and marked his performance by scoring the winning goal, much to the joy of the fans.
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