Mario Corso

1941 - 2020

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Mario Corso (Italian pronunciation: [ˈmaːrjo ˈkorso]; 25 August 1941 – 19 June 2020) was an Italian football player and coach. A famed and dynamic left winger, he was regarded as one of the greatest Italian players in his position, earning the nicknames "Mandrake" and "God's Left Foot", due to his skills, free kick technique and crossing ability.Corso was mostly remembered for his highly successful club career at Inter, and was a key member of Helenio Herrera's Grande Inter side. He also represented the Italy national football team on 23 occasions. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mario Corso has received more than 74,231 page views. Her biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Mario Corso is the 525th most popular soccer player (up from 1,828th in 2019), the 1,833rd most popular biography from Italy (up from 2,540th in 2019) and the 42nd most popular Italian Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Mario Corso ranks 525 out of 16,923Before her are Héctor Rial, Nobuo Matsunaga, Zdeněk Zeman, Javier Clemente, Pepe, and Hans-Georg Schwarzenbeck. After her are Kiyoshi Tomizawa, Ian Rush, Christian Karembeu, Shigeru Takahashi, Anghel Iordănescu, and Ján Popluhár.

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Among people born in 1941, Mario Corso ranks 136Before her are George Lakoff, Gunpei Yokoi, Goh Chok Tong, Ahmed Shafik, Akiko Wakabayashi, and Maaouya Ould Sid'Ahmed Taya. After her are Sergei Dovlatov, Beniamino Stella, Ghena Dimitrova, Denys Arcand, Sigmar Polke, and Sergio Oliva. Among people deceased in 2020, Mario Corso ranks 177Before her are Pierino Prati, Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis, Stanisław Kania, John Hume, Olga Tass, and Rolf Hochhuth. After her are Conchata Ferrell, Hans-Jochen Vogel, Alfred Worden, John Lewis, Claude Brasseur, and Jimmy Cobb.

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Among people born in Italy, Mario Corso ranks 1,833 out of 4,088Before her are Paolo Veneziano (1300), Catherine of Bologna (1413), Vincenzo Coronelli (1650), Ettore Bastico (1876), Giovanni Baglione (1566), and Carmine Crocco (1830). After her are Vespasiano I Gonzaga (1531), William of Modena (1184), Nedo Nadi (1894), Vincenzo Lancia (1881), Luigi Comencini (1916), and Alfonso IV d'Este, Duke of Modena (1634).


Among soccer players born in Italy, Mario Corso ranks 42Before her are Gianfranco Zola (1966), Gianluca Vialli (1964), Emilio Caprile (1928), Pierino Prati (1946), Giuseppe Bergomi (1963), and Gianluca Pagliuca (1966). After her are Tarcisio Burgnich (1939), Roberto Boninsegna (1943), Christian Vieri (1973), Enrico Albertosi (1939), Ardico Magnini (1928), and Marco Tardelli (1954).