7 Jun A book review on Andrea Pirlo’s biography,’I think therefore I play’, with Alessandro Alssiato. Book review by Anushree Nande for Football. The best picks from Pirlo’s exemplary autobiography. One of the most iconic footballers of the modern era, Juventus’ Andrea Pirlo has made numerous revelations from his illustrious career in his rele.

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Andrea Pirlo

Pirlo knows this and warns us that we may not believe him when he says that the moment he went to take the opening penalty on July 9, at the Olympiastadion was the moment he gained a higher understanding of what it meant to be Italian. Retrieved 29 August Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon.


Archived from the original PDF on 3 March Pirlo is one of two children along with his brother Ivan. In the semi-final against Germany on 4 July, he assisted Fabio Grosso’s opening goal in the dying minutes of extra-time, and was again named Man of the Matchas Italy triumphed 2—0 over the hosts. On an occasion as momentous as winning a World Cup, there is naturally a tendency, especially in retrospect, to immortalise, to be philosophical and try to remember the moment in a context that pir,o far beyond just that occasion.


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Retrieved 22 May Anushree Nande Published writer and editor. This is the latest accepted revisionreviewed on 26 October Pirlo was named to Italy’s man squad for the World Cup[] and appeared in all of Italy’s matches at the tournament, playing minutes in total.

Played both games with my high school team at some of the highest levels there are in India. He’s staying with Milan and he’ll finish his career right here,” Pirlo wrote.

Pirlo playing for New York City in Retrieved 24 June Pirlo did not play in the third group stage match against hosts Brazilas he had come down with a minor injury at the end of the second match, although he would be available to play for the semi-finals. April 13, Sold by: A great read that makes you feel all the more affectionate towards Pirlo.

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Andrea Pirlo – Wikipedia

Hrazdan StadiumYerevanArmenia. In the semi-final round, on 28 June, Pirlo once again put up a Man of the Match performance against Germanystarting the play which led to Balotelli’s first goal of the match, as Italy won 2—1 to advance to the final of the tournament. View comments Post a comment.


Guardiola has taken all that auttobiography applied it to football, an imperfect science. The discussions went on for a while and, ultimately, Milan didn’t give in. If Pirlo hadn’t become a footballer, he would have become an artist or poet. Retrieved 30 May Football v Sex Being part of a team that belongs to everyone makes me feel good.

Se il nuovo ct vuole resto in azzurro” in Italian. We had discussions during the season and both parties made their own decisions. The flesh and bones, real-life version that is.

Stadio Luigi Ferraris andea, Genoa autobigraphy, Italy. When Andrea told me that he was joining us, the first thing I thought was: His vision, what he can do with the ball, and what he’s able to create, make him a true superstar. Being a philosopher is to think, seek wisdom and have principles that guide and influence what you do.

His departure from European football broke the hearts of millions of fans worldwide, who miss watching his magical touch every week in the Serie A.