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Andrea Barzagli Biography

Andrea Barzagli is an Italian World Cup-winning football player who plays for Serie A club Juventus as a defender. Andrea started his career with the club Rondinella in the season 1998-2000 and made his first professional appearance with semi-professional Rondinella Calcio. He played with various other clubs in the following seasons. Andrea signed on with Piacenza in another co-ownership deal in the year 2003 and transferred to the Wolfsburg in the year 2008, for 12.95 million Euro.He scored his first goal for Wolfsburg in a 4–0 win over TSG Hoffenheim on 4 April 2010. On 26 January 2011, Barzagli left Wolfsburg to return to Italy, joining Serie A giants Juventus for a contract of €300,000 fixed and €300,000 variable. He scored his first goal for Juventus on 13 May 2012, scoring a penalty against Atalanta in the last league match. Barzagli won his first international cap on November 2004 against Finland under Italian coach Lippi. He was called up for the 2006 FIFA World Cup. He started a Euro 2012 quarter final game against England on June 24th, 2012 and continued his success in Euro 2012 by aiding Italy to win against Germany. On 1 June 2012, in a preparation match for Euro 2012, he captained the team for the first time after Gianluigi Buffon was taken off to be replaced by Morgan De Sanctis  

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UEFA Champions League Final 2016-17: Juventus 1-4 Real Madrid; Player Ratings
UEFA Champions League Final 2016-17: Juventus 1-4 Real Madrid; Player Ratings
Real Madrid were brilliant as they blew away Juventus in the Champions League final. How did the players each fare on the day?
Juventus vs Real Madrid: Who has the better XI for the Champions League final?
Juventus vs Real Madrid: Who has the better XI for the Champions League final?
Real Madrid have issues with player fitness but do they still have a better team than Juventus?
Champions League final: 5 things Juventus need to do to beat Real Madrid
Champions League final: 5 things Juventus need to do to beat Real Madrid
What does Max Allegri have to do to ensure Juventus win the final?
UEFA Champions League 2016/17 semi-final , Juventus 2 - 1 Monaco (Agg. 4-1): Player Ratings
UEFA Champions League 2016/17 semi-final , Juventus 2 - 1 Monaco (Agg. 4-1): Player Ratings
Juventus win convincingly to book a place in the Champions League final.
Stats: Juventus top international players list for 2016
Stats: Juventus top international players list for 2016
Six Premier League clubs in top ten; one South American club in top 100.
Football's greatest partnerships: Part 1 - The defender's defenders
Football's greatest partnerships: Part 1 - The defender's defenders
The real 'BBC'
Shoulder injury sidelines Juventus' Barzagli for two months
Shoulder injury sidelines Juventus' Barzagli for two months
Football tactical systems explained: 3-5-2
Football tactical systems explained: 3-5-2
Antonio Conte is one manager who has consistently used the 3-5-2 system to great effect.
Serie A 2016/17: Juventus 2-1 Napoli - Player Ratings
Serie A 2016/17: Juventus 2-1 Napoli - Player Ratings
How did all the players fare in this top of the table clash at Turin?
Euro memories still fresh as Spain face Italy in WC qualifier (Preview)
Euro memories still fresh as Spain face Italy in WC qualifier (Preview)
FIFA 17: Player ratings for Juventus
FIFA 17: Player ratings for Juventus
The official player ratings for Juventus players in FIFA 17
A look back at how Antonio Conte made Juventus great again
A look back at how Antonio Conte made Juventus great again
Antonio Conte turned Juventus around as the manager and led them to three Serie A titles.
UCL 2016-17: Is this Juventus' best chance at the CL?
UCL 2016-17: Is this Juventus' best chance at the CL?
Despite Paul Pogba's departure, Juventus have strengthened as a team and are an exciting prospect to take on the giants in Europe.
Tackling in Football – A Silent Art
Tackling in Football – A Silent Art
The importance of tackling is often underrated, but often it is an art that goes underappreciated.
Germany pip Italy on penalties to advance to Euro semis
Germany pip Italy on penalties to advance to Euro semis
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