Amadeo Carrizo

1926 - 2020

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Amadeo Raúl Carrizo (12 June 1926 – 20 March 2020), popularly known by his first name "Amadeo", was an Argentine football goalkeeper and manager. Carrizo is considered a pioneer of the position, helping to innovate techniques and strategies for goalkeepers. The IFFHS ranked Carrizo as the best South American keeper of the 20th century in 1999.He was the first goalkeeper in Argentina to wear gloves, following an example by Italy's Giovanni Viola. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Amadeo Carrizo has received more than 66,828 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Amadeo Carrizo is the 351st most popular soccer player (up from 864th in 2019), the 71st most popular biography from Argentina (up from 168th in 2019) and the 18th most popular Argentinean Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Amadeo Carrizo ranks 351 out of 16,923. Before him are Yasuo Suzuki, Dettmar Cramer, Antoni Ramallets, Gyula Lóránt, Manuel Neuer, and Imre Schlosser. After him are Toninho Cerezo, Sigfried Held, Giovanni Ferrari, Vladica Popović, Akira Nozawa, and Julen Lopetegui.

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Among people born in 1926, Amadeo Carrizo ranks 108Before him are Gus Grissom, David H. Hubel, Moritz, Landgrave of Hesse, Verner Panton, Patricia Neal, and Efraín Ríos Montt. After him are Leopoldo Calvo-Sotelo, Per Wahlöö, Hugo Banzer, Jean-Marie Lustiger, Galina Vishnevskaya, and Thorbjörn Fälldin. Among people deceased in 2020, Amadeo Carrizo ranks 122Before him are Pedro Casaldáliga, Albert Memmi, Kenzō Takada, Miloš Jakeš, Stuart Whitman, and Astrid Kirchherr. After him are Amadou Toumani Touré, Jack Welch, Ken Hensley, Vladica Popović, Hamed Karoui, and Tony Allen.

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In Argentina

Among people born in Argentina, Amadeo Carrizo ranks 71 out of 900. Before him are Isabel Sarli (1929), Jorge Valdano (1955), Hipólito Yrigoyen (1852), Jorge Solari (1941), Carlos Saavedra Lamas (1878), and Alberto Fernández (1959). After him are Silvina Ocampo (1903), Violet Jessop (1887), Hernán Crespo (1975), Guillermo Mordillo (1932), Bernard Blier (1916), and Luis Bacalov (1933).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Argentina

Among soccer players born in Argentina, Amadeo Carrizo ranks 18Before him are Javier Zanetti (1973), Osvaldo Ardiles (1952), Raimundo Orsi (1901), Francisco Varallo (1910), Carlos Bilardo (1938), and Jorge Solari (1941). After him are Hernán Crespo (1975), Carlos Tevez (1984), Claudio Caniggia (1967), Juan Sebastián Verón (1975), Ramón Díaz (1959), and José Pékerman (1949).