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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 player, 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 1,370,583 page views. His biography is available in 45 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 43 in 2019). Giovanni Trapattoni is the 10th most popular coach (down from 5th in 2019), the 486th most popular biography from Italy (down from 439th in 2019) and the 3rd 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 10 out of 328Before him are Jupp Heynckes, José Mourinho, Dino Zoff, Rinus Michels, Guus Hiddink, and Luis Aragonés. After him are Louis van Gaal, Fabio Capello, Sepp Maier, Marco van Basten, Joachim Löw, and Vicente del Bosque.

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Among people born in 1939, Giovanni Trapattoni ranks 13Before him are Lee Harvey Oswald, Amanda Lear, Amos Oz, George Lazenby, Harvey Keitel, and Margaret Atwood. After him are Giovanni Falcone, Reuven Rivlin, Gro Harlem Brundtland, Jackie Stewart, Zviad Gamsakhurdia, and Karel Gott.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Giovanni Trapattoni ranks 486 out of 4,668Before him are Pope Benedict VI (900), Pope Valentine (780), Galeazzo Ciano (1903), Giorgio Moroder (1940), Brennus (-500), and Giuseppe Farina (1906). After him are Conrad IV of Germany (1228), Gabriele D'Annunzio (1863), Pontormo (1494), Niccolò Fontana Tartaglia (1499), Francesco I Sforza (1401), and Januarius (272).

Among COACHES In Italy

Among coaches born in Italy, Giovanni Trapattoni ranks 3Before him are Carlo Ancelotti (1959) and Dino Zoff (1942). After him are Fabio Capello (1946), Marcello Lippi (1948), Claudio Ranieri (1951), Arrigo Sacchi (1946), Maurizio Sarri (1959), Luciano Spalletti (1959), Cesare Prandelli (1957), Massimiliano Allegri (1967), and Enzo Bearzot (1927).