A Friulian from Monfalcone, Guido Gratton played for Fiorentina in the 1950s, together with players such as Julinho, Virgili, and Montuori. With him the team won one championship, 4 consecutive 2nd place finishes and one Champions Cup final lost to Real Madrid.
In the 1958-59 season the team established the record for goals scored in an 18-team league (95, nearly 3 goals per game). He also played offensive midfield for the national team where he earned eleven caps, scored 3 goals and was on the roster for the 1954 World Cup. Before his time with the 'Gigliati' he played for Parma, Vicenza and Como. In 1960 he went to play for Napoli and finally Lazio at the age of thirty.
Category:People from Monfalcone
Category:Association football midfielders
Category:Parma F.C. players
Category:ACF Fiorentina players
Category:Vicenza Calcio players
Category:S.S.C. Napoli players
Category:Como Calcio 1907 players
Category:S.S. Lazio players
Category:F.C. Internazionale Milano players
Category:Serie A footballers
Category:Italy international footballers
Category:1954 FIFA World Cup players