- Andrea Bonomi
Andrea Bonomi (
Cassano d'Adda, Italy, February 14, 1923- November 26, 2003) was a footballer with AC Milanfootball club. Born in Cassano d'Adda, Italy, and initially nicknamed as "Ciapin", Bonomi was the AC Milan captain in the 1950/1951 season, which ended with a Serie Atriumph for the "rossoneri" led by the Gre-No-Litrio.
When Bonomi was six years old, something tragigal was about to happen in
Adda River. Bonomi was nearly drowning when 10-year old kid saved him. Ironically, his saver was too a footballer in his later years. The guy, who saved Bonomi, was Valentino Mazzola- one of the greatest Italian players.
Bonomi played for the
Italy national football teamfor just one match, in 1951, against Switzerland.
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