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Place of birth  Forli, Italy
1965–1966  Internazionale
Playing position  Midfielder
1963–1965  Catania
Height  1.79 m
1962–1963  Salernitana
Role  Football player
Years  Team
Name  Franco Cordova

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Date of birth  (1944-06-21) 21 June 1944 (age 71)
Spouse  Marisa Laurito (m. 2001–2002), Simona Marchini (m. 1970–1980)
People also search for  Simona Marchini, Marisa Laurito, Roberta Paolopoli, Alvaro Marchini, Roberto Paolopoli

Franco Cordova (born 21 June 1944 in Forlì) is a former Italian international football player who played as midfielder.

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Born in Forlì but raised in Naples, he played for Catania, Inter and Brescia before settling in Rome at A.S. Roma and becoming team's captain. He then left suddely for AS Roma's rivals S.S. Lazio in 1976 where he played 3 seasons before ending his career at U.S. Avellino.

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He also has 2 full caps for Italy, both in 1975.

His career ended with a 1-year and 2 months ban from football in the Totonero 1980 match-fixing scandal.


  • Intercontinental Cup: 1965
  • Serie A champion: 1965–66.
  • Roma
  • Coppa Italia winner: 1968–69.
  • Anglo-Italian Cup winner: 1972.
  • References

    Franco Cordova Wikipedia