"“Competition has always been in my DNA. Winning is not enough, it’s necessary to know how to!”"
Paolo Rossi was World Champion with the Italian national team in 1982, in which competition was top scorer with 6 goals and then Ballon d'Or: he is part of the Champions’ trio, together with Mario Kempes and Ronaldo, who have achieved these three goals in the same year. Paolo is the only man who has ever scored three goals against Brazil.
21 Goals ('76 - '77)
Top-goalscorer in Italian Serie B with Vicenza
24 Goals ('77 - '78)
Top-goalscorer in Italian Serie A with Vicenza
6 Goals ('82 - '83)
Top-goalscorer in Champions League with Juventus
Goals in the National team
6 Goals 1982
Top-goalscorer in the National team and World Cup 1982
Golden year: 1982
World Champion and Ballon d’Or
"…determination, courage, loyalty, respect for others, fair play, entertaining and having fun
Living and arousing strong emotions like it happened to me in 1982"
Our Academy offers highly educational programs, designed according to the growing needs of every professional
If you think you have a talent for soccer, this is the right time to show it. This program, called “Project to Identify Talents”, is your great chance
The new international Tournament in Italy. Join the Paolo Rossi Academy Cup and compare your skills with players from other Countries.
Different cultures and philosophies, under the same passion. This is soccer. Our Program gives you the opportunity to measure your skills with experts from all over the world
What is your technical and tactical level? If you want to find it out, be part this program and take a challenge
"My idol was Kurt Hamrin, one of the greatest striker in soccer history. In the 1958 world championship he lost the final against Brazil. The same Brazil that I, only, bent...”
"He invents soccer with rapid intuitions, harmonious leaps, unpredictable shots, frontal impacts with bouncing balls, quick and sharp strokes like asp’s bite. It’s the surprise of the goal, always thrilling, the wonder of the grace during the phases of the wild and often brutal agonism. Paolo Rossi has been all this for those who love soccer and prefers it to any other game on earth. He introduced an original system grandeur in Buenos Aires ’78, he has greatly awarded who believed in him until Madrid ’82. We all owe him unforgettable emotions."
Vicenza '76 -'79
Perugia '79 - '80
Milan '85 - '86
Juventus '81 - '85
Verona '86 - '87