Filippo Inzaghi Life Story

Filippo Inzaghi

Filippo "Pippo" Inzaghi, Cavaliere Ufficiale Omri (born in Piacenza, August 9, 1973, age 38 years) is an Italian footballer who plays as a striker. His nickname is Pippo or SuperPippo. He currently plays for A.C. Milan, who had defended since 2000. He was top scorer in the history of European competition (70 goals), before his record unmatched by Raúl González.
He also was the leading scorer for Milan in the international competition with 43 goals, and the player who most often printed on the stage Hattrick Series A and in the Champions League (3 - together with Michael Owen)
Inzaghi is also the only striker who can score goals in all competitions followed by a club of Europe, after which he sarangkan two goals against Boca Juniors in the Club World Cup final in 2007.
Her sister, Simone Inzaghi, also is a professional football player.

Career Club

He began his career at hometown club Piacenza in 1991. But he only played in two games. In the following season he was loaned to Leffe, who plays in Serie C1, where he scored 13 goals from 21 appearances. In 1993 he returned on loan to the club Verona, and recorded 13 goals from 36 appearances. Having impressed in Verona, next season he returned to Piacenza and helped his club promotion to Serie A with 15 goals from 37 appearances.
Since it is considered a bright prospect, in 1995 she was purchased by Parma. But this season, he only scored 2 goals in 15 games in Serie A where he was one of his goals against his former club print, Piacenza, which made him cry. He also scored two goals in the Cup Winners Cup.
The next season he was loaned to Atalanta and shining career here, Inzaghi becomes Capocannoniere (the title of top scorer in Italy) Serie A with 24 goals in 33 appearances. He also managed to score a goal for all of his opponent and the goal of the season he was also awarded the Serie A Young Footballer of the Year. Thanks to his services, in the final game of the season the Atalanta he was appointed as captain.


After a great season with Atalanta, he came back and realized that there was no place for him at Parma. He went to the club's sixth in seven years, the club that bought it for 23 billion Lira.Disini he has a great tandem, Alessandro Del Piero who made their duet called Del-Pippo and Zinedine Zidane was behind them. In this season, he scored 18 goals in 31 games in the league and became the deciding Juventus Scudetto through his hat trick against Bologna. Unfortunately, in the final of the Champions League they have to give up 0-1 to Real Madrid. While at Juventus, Inzaghi became the first player to score two in the Champions League Hattrick against Dinamo Kiev and Hamburg SV.


After four seasons with Juventus with a notch 89 goals from 165 parties, Inzaghi knocked out by David Trezeguet. Then the Milan coach, Fatih Terim to save his career by purchasing a transfer of 70 billion Lira (45 million Euro) plus Christian Zenoni in the transfer market season 2001/2002. (Sky Sports reported a smaller total figure, £ 17M The management gave Inzaghi Juventus announced the sale of € 31 million profit for mereka.Namun on the season, Inzaghi injured and missed almost half of the season. Only 10 goals that he has printed, and Milan eliminated in the UEFA Cup.
2002-2003 season is a good season for Super Pippo, but as Milan won the Champions League and Italian Cup, he also carved a record by becoming the first player to score a hat-trick three times in the Champions League. Even more special because Inzaghi beat his former club, Juventus, in the final. He and tandemnya, Andriy Shevchenko is a respected duo. Own Inzaghi scored 30 goals in all competitions that season.

Two seasons later, Inzaghi more struggling with injuries. However, when recovered, he did not take long to re-score. In Serie A he netted the ball 12 times in 23 games, and four goals in five Champions League party.
The following year, contributed to escort Milan Inzaghi to win the Champions League by beating Liverpool with a score of 2-1. he scored 2 goals, and after the match he said:

"I dream of scoring two goals in the final, and the two goals that I printed last night was the most important thing in my life. This is a game that will not be forgotten. (Game) This is something that will be around for my life and two goals in the This final speaks for itself. "

This victory at once avenge their defeat to Milan in the 2004-2005 season, which Liverpool won on penalties after 90 minutes as strong score 3-3. In the final at the Olympic Stadium in Istanbul's Atatürk Inzaghi did not play because of injury.

Because winning the Champions League, Milan eligible to appear in the European Super Cup the following season, and Inzaghi scored the equalizer when facing Sevilla, and finally winning with a final score of 3-1. Inzaghi was closed in 2007 with his two goals against Boca Juniors in the Club World Cup final, Milan won 4-2 at once avenge their defeat in 2003. After that, he who had lost his goal scoring instinct because of injuries began to find his game shape. In the last 15 Serie A party, he scored 11 goals. Although it performed well, it's not enough to convince Italy coach Roberto Donadoni to call him to the EURO 2008.

On March 8, 2009, Inzaghi scored a hat trick back when faced with Torino, which makes it a football player who most often scored a hat trick in Serie A during the last 25 years (10 times). He was on Giuseppe Signori , Hernan Crespo , Roberto Baggio, Marco van Basten, Gabriel Batistuta, Abel Balbo, Vincenzo Montella , and David Trezeguet . Inzaghi Hattrick recorded a single for Atalanta, four for Juventus, and five for Milan. In this season he also scored his 300 in the Serie A season against Siena.

2010-2011 season, when the defense of Milan against Palermo he suffered serious injuries and required him sidelined until the end of the season. Although the injury could end his career because he was not young any longer for a footballer, Pippo still optimistic to re-sod.

International Career

Inzaghi's first time to defend Italy on June 8, 1997 to face Brazil. He entered the Italian squad at the 1998 World Cup, EURO 2000, the 2002 World Cup and 2006 World Cup. Inzaghi was Italy's top scorer at the 2002 World Cup qualifiers and Euro 2004, but the EURO 2004 he suffered an injury that was not called.

Although his injuries are often kambung in 2003 to 2005, the 2006 World Cup Italy coach Marcello Lippi took him into the squad. By containing such a great striker Alessandro Del Piero, Francesco Totti and Luca Toni, Inzaghi had only appeared once in this World Cup to replace Alberto Gilardino in the match against the Republic Ceska, and scored the only goal that he lesakkan in this tournament.

Inzaghi was also the sixth leading scorer with 25 goals to his Italy. He is aligned with and Alessandro Altobelli Baloncieri Adolfo.

Inzaghi is known as a player who often Offside (football) and is often criticized for often diving to get a free kick or penalty. Sir Alex Ferguson once said, "That person would be born in an offside position.

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