Fulvio Collovati said he ‘owes’ his World Cup medal to Paolo Rossi. ‘This is a terrible year, I never expected this news’.
The Italy national football team's former central defender claims that he owes the World Cup medal to
Rossi has been one of the best strikers in the history of football.
was his teammate in 1982 and spoke to Radio Rai about the sudden death of the Italian legend.
We have a chat, where only the team from 1982 can access,
” he said. “
This morning, this news came from his wife and I’m upset. I can hardly speak
“If I’m a World Cup winner, I owe it to him and his goals. That World Cup was fantastic.
“Then I shared 15 years of my life with him, from the national youth team. This is a terrible year, I never expected this news would come.”