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Luigi Riva
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Personal information
Full name Luigi Riva
Date of birth 7 November 1944 (1944-11-07) (age 75)
Place of birth Leggiuno, Italy
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Playing position Striker (retired)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1962-1963
1963-1976
Legnano
Cagliari
National team
1965-1974 Italy
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Luigi Riva (born 7 November, 1944) is a former Italian football player. He has played for Italy national team.

Club career statistics

Club performance League
Season Club League Apps Goals
Italy League
1962-63 Legnano Serie C 23 6
1963-64 Cagliari Serie B 26 8
1964-65 Serie A 32 9
1965-66 34 11
1966-67 23 18
1967-68 26 13
1968-69 29 20
1969-70 28 21
1970-71 13 8
1971-72 30 21
1972-73 26 12
1973-74 25 15
1974-75 8 2
1975-76 15 6
Country Italy 338 170
Total 338 170

International career statistics

Italy national team
Year Apps Goals
1965 1 0
1966 1 0
1967 4 6
1968 2 2
1969 6 8
1970 10 6
1971 3 2
1972 6 4
1973 7 7
1974 2 0
Total 42 35



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