Giovanni Trapattoni

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Giovanni Trapattoni (Italian pronunciation: [dʒoˈvanni trapatˈtoːni]; born 17 March 1939), sometimes popularly known as "Trap" or "Il Trap", is an Italian football manager and former footballer, considered the most successful club coach of Italian football. A former defensive midfielder, as a player he spent almost his entire club career with AC Milan, where he won two Serie A league titles (1961–62 and 1967–68), and two European Cups, in 1962–63 and 1968–69. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Giovanni Trapattoni has received more than 1,136,079 page views. His biography is available in 43 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 41 in 2019). Giovanni Trapattoni is the 5th most popular coach (up from 9th in 2019), the 439th most popular biography from Italy (up from 503rd in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Italian Coach.

Giovanni Trapattoni is most famous for being the manager of the Republic of Ireland national football team. He has managed the team since 2008, and is currently the longest-serving manager in the team's history.

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Among coaches, Giovanni Trapattoni ranks 5 out of 329Before him are Alex Ferguson, Rinus Michels, Dino Zoff, and Jupp Heynckes. After him are Arsène Wenger, Fabio Capello, Luis Aragonés, Sepp Maier, Ronald Koeman, José Mourinho, and Luiz Felipe Scolari.

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Among people born in 1939, Giovanni Trapattoni ranks 13Before him are Reuven Rivlin, Stanislav Petrov, Amos Oz, Harvey Keitel, Amanda Lear, and Gro Harlem Brundtland. After him are Margaret Atwood, Marvin Gaye, George Lazenby, Ralph Lauren, Richard Kiel, and Giovanni Falcone.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Giovanni Trapattoni ranks 439 out of 4,088Before him are Pope Victor III (1027), Pope Simplicius (420), Pierre Cardin (1922), Pope Sergius I (650), Pope Celestine IV (1200), and Dionysius I of Syracuse (-430). After him are Pope Stephen IV (770), Pope-elect Stephen (700), Roberto Benigni (1952), Oriana Fallaci (1929), Reinhold Messner (1944), and Pope Clement III (1130).

Among COACHES In Italy

Among coaches born in Italy, Giovanni Trapattoni ranks 2Before him are Dino Zoff (1942). After him are Fabio Capello (1946), Carlo Ancelotti (1959), Marcello Lippi (1948), Arrigo Sacchi (1946), Claudio Ranieri (1951), Maurizio Sarri (1959), Enzo Bearzot (1927), Massimiliano Allegri (1967), Cesare Prandelli (1957), and Alberto Zaccheroni (1953).