31/03/1939
Düren

Karl Heinz Schnellinger went down in football history for his awesome sliding tackle goal that forced Italy and Germany to play extra time in the 1970 World Cup semi-final in Mexico that finished 4-3 thanks to his club teammate Gianni Rivera. He joined AC Milan in 1965, after enjoying spells at Köln, Mantova and Roma. A very consistent and versatile defender, in his 9 seasons with Rossoneri he celebrated a Serie A title, 3 Coppe Italia, a European Champion Clubs’ Cup, 2 European Cup Winners’ Cups and an Intercontinental Cup.

334

Total Matches

3

Total Goals

222

Serie A Matches

0

Serie A Goals

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