[11], On 24 December 2005, 79-year-old Di Stéfano suffered a heart attack. Real won the 1957 championship and Di Stéfano was again the top scorer in the Liga with 31 goals. Di Stéfano scored 25 goals, finishing behind only Juan Arza (28) among the scorers of the Spanish league. [15] He was voted fourth, behind Pelé, Diego Maradona, and Johan Cruyff, in a vote organized by France Football magazine which consulted their former Ballon d'Or winners to elect the Football Player of the Century. [40], Naturalisation and the building of an empire, 1947 South American Championship winners (9th title), Club Social y Deportivo Unión Progresista, División Mayor del Fútbol Profesional Colombiano, List of international goals scored by Alfredo Di Stéfano, "Alfredo di Stéfano was one of football's greatest trailblazers", "Addio a Di Stefano, leggenda del Real e del calcio mondiale", "Maradona? Alfredo Stéfano Di Stéfano Laulhé[2] (Spanish pronunciation: [alˈfɾeðo ði esˈtefano]; 4 July 1926 – 7 July 2014) was an Argentinian-born professional footballer and coach, regarded as one of the best footballers of all time. Dopo esser arrivato nella capitale dalla Viterbese il difensore Ricci, arriva anche una punta. On their return, in Seville, Di Stéfano was greeted by the insulting choruses of opposing fans and Real were held to a 2–2 draw. With the guidance of Di Stéfano they had an easy 4–0 victory in Madrid in the first leg, in December 1956. [29] Di Stéfano played in a match against São Paulo the day after he was released and received a standing ovation. The record has since been surpassed by several players, with Real Madrid's Raúl the first in 2005. Di Stéfano was widely loved in Spain, and having been banned from playing for Argentina, it made sense for Di Stéfano to play for Spain. 02 Gennaio 2021 ASOLA. ACCADDE OGGI: 1 gennaio 1961, tris del Catania al Bari in... MERCATO – Di Somma (D.S. Tutto Calcio Catania The match was played on 16 July 2014, at the Millonarios' Estadio El Campín.[39]. Ogni paziente rappresenta un mondo a parte e per alcuni di essi, come i portatori di protesi – cardiache od odontoiatriche – la salute della bocca, a partire soprattutto dalla prevenzione, può diventare un vero e proprio salvavita. [11][12] Following his signing by Real Madrid he was an integral part of one of the most successful teams of all time. The season started early with the participation of Real Madrid in the 1956 Small Club World Cup in Caracas, Venezuela as European champions. Avellino): “Illanes ha rifiutato il Catania,... ADDIO 2020, BENVENUTO 2021: auguri di buon anno a tutti. Real paid 5.5 million Spanish pesetas for the transfer, plus a 1.3 million bonus for the purchase, an annual fee to be paid to the Millonarios, and a 16,000 salary for Di Stéfano with a bonus double that of his teammates, for a total of 40% of the annual revenue of the Madrid club. Perhaps the highlight of his time with the club was their 7–3 victory over Eintracht Frankfurt in the 1960 European Cup Final at Hampden Park, a game many consider to be the finest exhibition of club football ever witnessed in Europe. The new season started with the inaugural Intercontinental Cup and the 0–0 draw in the first leg of the final against Peñarol in Montevideo on 4 July. In 1944 Di Stéfano's father wrote a letter of recommendation to River Plate, and the club sent a reply telegram to invite him to an audition with the youth team. Despite what was previously stated, Bernabéu decided to throw a farewell match against Celtic in Madrid, to honour him for his services. Pogliese: "Ieri il giorno più importante della storia recente del Catania" Upon his return to River Plate, Di Stéfano became an integral part of La Máquina, taking on the role of the departing Adolfo Pedernera who had signed for Club Atlético Atlanta. Il giovane calciatore migliora dopo l'incidente. Scheda giocatore Di Padua Stefano Centrocampista, 1994 Alfredo Stéfano Di Stéfano Laulhé ([alˈfɾeðo ði esˈtefano]; Barracas, 4 luglio 1926 – Madrid, 7 luglio 2014) è stato un calciatore e allenatore di calcio argentino naturalizzato spagnolo, di ruolo attaccante.. Soprannominato Saeta Rubia (Freccia Bionda) o Don Alfredo, è ritenuto uno dei più grandi giocatori di tutti i tempi, se non il migliore in assoluto. [29] Di Stéfano was released unharmed two days later close to the Spanish embassy without a ransom being paid, and Di Stéfano stressed that his kidnappers had not mistreated him. Chiudono la carrellata "Mister episodi" Stefano Colantuono (memorabili le sfide col Catania di Marino durante la sua esperienza a Bergamo che ha seguito quella alle falde dell'Etna e preceduto il "va e vieni" imposto da Zamparini a Palermo) e Giuseppe Sannino, allenatore entrato in pochi mesi nel cuore dei tifosi per il suo temperamento ma allontanato dalla società (all'epoca - autunno 2014 - diretta da Pablo … [13][14] In November 2003, to celebrate UEFA's Jubilee, he was selected as the Golden Player of Spain by the Royal Spanish Football Federation as their most outstanding player of the past 50 years. [37] During the 2014 FIFA World Cup semi-final between Argentina and the Netherlands on 9 July, Di Stéfano was honoured with one minute of silence, while the Argentine team also wore black ribbons in a matter of respect. [11] Madrid were also beaten by Aberdeen, managed by Alex Ferguson, in the European Cup Winners' Cup final. Then UEFA President Michel Platini called Di Stéfano "a great amongst the greats" while contemporaries Eusébio and Just Fontaine suggested that he was "the most complete footballer in the history of the game". [citation needed]. ... Avvistato un tenero e coccolone cagnolino in giro per Catania Siamo orgogliosi di rendere il vostro carnevale divertentissimo! In February 1948, champions River Plate participated in the inaugural South American Championship of Champions in Santiago facing the other South American champions, finishing second behind Vasco da Gama with Di Stéfano scoring 4 goals in 6 games. Di Stéfano's six games during that tournament would prove to be his only appearances for Argentina. Soon, Di Stéfano imposed himself as the center forward and his teammates adapted to his game. Alfredo Stéfano Di Stéfano Laulhé (Spanish pronunciation: [alˈfɾeðo ði esˈtefano]; 4 July 1926 – 7 July 2014) was an Argentinian-born professional footballer and coach, regarded as one of the best footballers of all time. The incident cost the Los Blancos the trophy as without Di Stéfano they could not overcome São Paulo in the final game. A muscular injury just before the competition prevented him from playing in the finals, but Di Stéfano travelled with the squad anyway, picking the number 6 jersey as his preferred number 9 was taken by Francisco Gento. [6][7][8][9] He is best known for his achievements with Real Madrid, where he was instrumental in the club's domination of the European Cup and La Liga during the 1950s. 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The Blancos eliminated Milan in the semi-finals [64] and entered the final in Paris against Raymond Kopa and Just Fontaine's Stade de Reims. By the time qualifying began for the 1954 FIFA World Cup, FIFA had banned Di Stéfano from making any further appearances for Argentina, on account of his appearances for the Colombia XI two years earlier - though Argentina once again pulled out of qualifying. Di Stéfano finished the season with 21 goals, second-highest scorer in the league behind Puskás who netted 28 goals. In the 1961-1962 season Di Stéfano won the double for the first time, winning the Generalísimo Cup 15 years since the last time after beating Sevilla 2–1 with two goals from Puskás to overturn the initial red and white advantage. Millonarios would go on to lose the 1951 Copa Colombia (played in 1952) to Boca Juniors de Cali. Dopo Escalante, che arriverà a giugno, un rinforzo è stato acquistato anche per la Primavera di Menichini. Seguite le indicazioni della mappa per raggiungere l'ambulatorio con maggiore facilità. The league victory gave River Plate the right to represent Argentina in the Copa Aldao against the champions of Uruguay Nacional Montevideo who featured great player like goalkeeper Anibal Paz and Walter Taibo in a two-nation club competition that tracked origins to 1913 and for many it was considered as the precursor to the Copa Libertadores. [22][23][24], Di Stéfano made his international debut on 4 December 1947, in a match against Bolivia at the Estadio George Capwell in Ecuador, during the 1947 South American Championship. Real won the trophy with 3 wins and Di Stéfano finished as top scorer of the tournament with 4 goals (same as Vavá). But, with Di Stéfano at the age of 37, Real won the 1963 title over Atletico Madrid, with Puskás finishing as top scorer once again. Spain won both of the reverse fixtures 4–1, but the damage had already been done: Scotland beat Switzerland in their final match and qualified at Spain's expense. [11], Di Stéfano resided in Spain until his death in 2014. Scored in most consecutive European Cup finals: 5. He announced his plans to marry her in the same year, but died before this happened. PELLEGRINO: “Mercato? Di Stéfano retired from international football after the tournament. L’edizione odierna de La Sicilia ha evidenziato come il giovane rossazzurro, con ancora 18 anni da compiere, se già quest’anno può trovare maggiore spazio, già a partire dall’anno prossimo […] n. 22/2014, Editore: Katane - Sport e Cultura Tentata estorsione al calciatore Marco Biagianti condanna di 4 anni ... 51 anni e Stefano Africano, 35 anni, accusati di tentata estorsione ai danni del calciatore Marco Biagianti. In the 1960 season, Real finished equal with Barcelona on the table, but the Catalonians were the ones to be awarded the title. It was one of the most anticipated games of the tour, given the reputation that Pelé had started building. Salvatore Distefano, Università di Catania, Dipartimento di Scienze Biologiche Geologiche e Ambientali Department, Graduate Student. Stefano Bettarini non viene più chiamato nei programmi proprio per la denuncia presentata contro la sua squalifica. Real Madrid lost the Generalísimo Cup to Atletico Madrid by 3–1 at home on 26 June 1960. #sartoriaconcettadistefano . During the 1959–1960 season, the Madrilenos signed the Brazilian midfielder Didi who was a World Cup winner, the best player of the 1958 FIFA World Cup and former teammate of Garrincha and Pelé. Di Stéfano played international football mostly for Spain after moving to Madrid, but he also played for Argentina and Colombia. Real easily won the 1961 title by a great margin to runners-up Atletico Madrid, but lost the final of the Generalísimo Cup again to Rojiblancos 3-2. During the Argentinian championship of 1948, the Football Association suspended the tournament for a short time due to the protests of players led by Adolfo Pedernera and Alfredo Di Stéfano that resulted in a player's strike in a bid to gain professional status and rights. He scored 216 league goals in 282 games for Real (then a club record, since surpassed by Raúl and Cristiano Ronaldo), striking up a successful partnership with Ferenc Puskás. In the 1961-62 European season, Real reached the final of the tournament for the sixth time in its history, after eliminating Juventus and Standard Liege. On November 1947, River beat Nacional 4–3 with Di Stéfano scoring one goal in Montevideo, and four days later Di Stéfano celebrated his first international club trophy with a 3–1 victory in Buenos Aires. Acconsenta ai nostri cookie se continua ad utilizzare il nostro sito web. "Effettivamente questa squadra ha fatto un... © Copyright 2016 - Tutto Calcio Catania - All Rights Reserved. [38], The Club Atlético River Plate from Argentina and Millonarios Fútbol Club from Colombia organized a friendly match in homage of their former player. [28] Spain boasted the likes of José Santamaría and Ferenc Puskás - both also naturalised citizens - but with Di Stéfano sidelined, they failed to make it out of the group stage, losing to Pelé and Didi's Brazil in their final game and finishing at the bottom of their group. The final would be played in May 1953, after Di Stéfano had already gone to Argentina. Matteo Di Stefano ha sede a Catania in Via Timoleone 45, dove il medico specialista riceve su appuntamento. Di Stéfano did not win the Pichichi award as Puskás was the topscorer of the league with 25 goals. Most goals scored in European Cup finals: 7 (shared with Ferenc Puskás), Only player to be awarded the Super Ballon d'Or, This page was last edited on 27 December 2020, at 11:18. Concluso questo percorso, ho deciso di perseguire la mia attitudine all’empatia e al ragionamento analitico iscrivendomi all’università di Medicina e Chirurgia a Catania. MERCATO: difesa inalterata, Saporetti resta, FERRARI: salto di categoria per la punta che riparte da Livorno. Seguici! After the Champions Cup final loss in 1964 against Inter Milan, president Santiago Bernabéu offered Di Stéfano a place on the Real Madrid coaching staff instead of renewing the player's contract. [29], After retirement, Di Stéfano moved into coaching. He also managed Sporting in the 1974–75 season and Real Madrid between 1982 and 1984. A 27-year-old Di Stéfano arrived at Real Madrid on 22 September 1953, after seven months of inactivity, and made his debut with the white jersey in October 1953 in a clásico against champions Barcelona, won 5–0 with a Di Stéfano hat trick. Former Argentine striker and World Cup top scorer Guillermo Stábile, the Huracán and Argentine national team coach at the time, gave Di Stéfano his first real opportunities in the 1946 season. Huracán tried to sign Di Stéfano permanently at the end of a successful eighth-place season, but could not afford the 90,000 pesos River Plate asked for the transfer. Di Stéfano's 49 goals in 58 matches was the all-time highest tally in the European Cup. [31], Following another heart attack on 5 July 2014, the 88-year-old Di Stéfano was moved to intensive care in the Gregorio Marañón hospital in Madrid,[32] where he died on 7 July 2014. Cosimo Taiuti, assistito da Silvia Zabaldi e dal Rappresentante dell’A.I.A. After overcoming rivals Atlético Madrid in three games in the semi-final, Real Madrid won its fourth consecutive Champions Cup by defeating Stade de Reims again by a score of 2–0. From the twenty-third day of the 1956-1957 championship, Real Madrid started a series of consecutive victorious home results that ended only in 1966, at the twenty-fifth round of the Liga, after 121 matches. Scendendo in campo contro il Villarreal, Iñaki Williams batte un record storico di un calciatore che la storia del calcio l'ha scritta per davvero. Hours before the final, Di Stéfano explicitly criticized the tactics designed by Real Madrid coach Miguel Muñoz against Italian defender Giacinto Facchetti. Di Stéfano married Sara Freites in 1950; they had six children: Alfredo, Ignacio, Sofia, Silvana, Helena, and Nanette. The French forward could not feature in the games due to the limit of foreigners in La Liga and had to wait for the Spanish naturalisation of Di Stèfano, who became a Spanish citizen in October 1956. [16] In 2004, he was named by Pelé in the FIFA 100 list of the world's greatest living players (in September 2009, he said Di Stéfano was the best player "ever"). Nevertheless, Real finished second in the 1959 season behind Barça, with Di Stéfano finishing as the best scorer in the league for the fifth and last time, and the fourth in a row, with 23 goals. [10] He moved to Espanyol in 1964 and played there until retiring at the age of 40. Scheda del giocatore Ignazio Di Stefano . Di Stéfano impressed on the trial and joined the second team squad of River Plate, the club his family supported. However, he never played in the World Cup. Di Stéfano began his career at Argentina's River Plate aged 17, in 1943. Di Stéfano, Perdenera, and Nestor Rossi who joined Millonarios in the summer, formed the famous trio called the Ballet Azul and helped them win their first title ever beating Deportivo Cali in the 1949 final, with Di Stéfano scoring 16 goals in 14 games. Calciomercato Lazio, rinforzo in casa biancoceleste che arriva dal Catania Primavera: accordo con Distefano Colpo di mercato in questa sessione per la Lazio. Given that the Brazilian's style of play was similar to Di Stéfano's, the Brazilian often clashed with the Argentine and there were rumours that he asked for his release from the club's management in the summer of 1960. Though he had to leave the team for some time due to compulsory conscription, Di Stéfano contributed significantly to winning the 1947 Argentine Primera División, becoming the top scorer of the league with 27 goals. Confermata la cessione di Gian Marco Distefano. He was the only son of a carabiniere turned cobbler and his dressmaker wife. Real Madrid flew to Belgrade and despite the snowstorm that had hit the city in the previous days, the president Bernabéu agreed for the match not to be postponed. Di Stéfano and Puskás scored three and four goals respectively, in a game considered to be among the finest in the history of football. Sampdoria: nell’accordo figura la clausola relativa ad una percentuale da riconoscersi al nostro club in caso di futura cessione dello stesso calciatore. Profilo di Davide Di Stefano (21) US Folgore Caratese scheda, valore di mercato, statistiche, mercato, carriera e tanto altro Huracán and Argentina legend Herminio Masantonio had just retired and the club needed a replacement forward. During the only match Di Stéfano played in the previous season, the president of Huracán was impressed by his potential; Di Stéfano agreed to join them, as he realised his chances of making the first team for River Plate were limited. He scored 418 goals in 510 games, of which 308 goals in 396 official matches (49 goals in 59 matches in the Champions Cup), becoming the best scorer in the history of the club, until that record was surpassed several decades later first by Raúl and then by Cristiano Ronaldo.