Luigi Simoni

1939 - 2020

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Luigi "Gigi" Simoni (22 January 1939 – 22 May 2020) was an Italian football official, player and manager. A skilled tactician, as a coach Simoni enjoyed notable success in earning promotion from Serie B to Serie A with the teams he managed, a feat he achieved seven times with five different clubs. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Luigi Simoni has received more than 98,877 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Luigi Simoni is the 858th most popular soccer player, the 2,295th most popular biography from Italy and the 70th most popular Italian Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Luigi Simoni ranks 858 out of 16,923Before him are Tim, Adolf Scherer, Sergei Aleinikov, Fernando Paternoster, Pak Doo-ik, and Mauro Tassotti. After him are Ian Callaghan, Ariel Ortega, Sami Khedira, Dirk Kuyt, Paul Gascoigne, and Dejan Stanković.

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Among people born in 1939, Luigi Simoni ranks 186Before him are Joseph Vilsmaier, Allen Garfield, John Tong Hon, José Antonio Abreu, Jack Lang, and Giulio Angioni. After him are Abdelmajid Lakhal, Alfredo Palacio, Pilar Bardem, Prince Michael of Greece and Denmark, Ron Rifkin, and Leka, Crown Prince of Albania. Among people deceased in 2020, Luigi Simoni ranks 266Before him are Joseph Vilsmaier, Allen Garfield, Frederick Ballantyne, Oskar Fischer, Claude Bolling, and Armando Manzanero. After him are Mady Mesplé, Ronald Graham, Nikolai Tanayev, Laisenia Qarase, Índio, and Volodymyr Troshkin.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Luigi Simoni ranks 2,295 out of 4,088Before him are Oliviero Toscani (1942), Giulio Angioni (1939), Carlo Emilio Gadda (1893), Mariano Rumor (1915), Luigi Denza (1846), and Mauro Tassotti (1960). After him are Publius Rutilius Rufus (-158), Domenico Selvo (1100), Eleanor of Naples, Duchess of Ferrara (1450), Paolo Renier (1710), Giovanni Spadolini (1925), and Giovanni Sgambati (1841).


Among soccer players born in Italy, Luigi Simoni ranks 70Before him are Demetrio Albertini (1971), Roberto Bettega (1950), Delio Onnis (1948), Giorgio Chiellini (1984), Antonio Di Natale (1977), and Mauro Tassotti (1960). After him are Ferruccio Valcareggi (1919), Franco Causio (1949), Gino Colaussi (1914), Daniele De Rossi (1983), Ugo Locatelli (1916), and Antonio Cabrini (1957).