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Julio Cozzi

Personal information
Full nameJulio Adolfo Cozzi
Date of birth14 July 1922
Place of birthBuenos Aires, Argentina
Date of death25 September 2011(age 89)
Place of deathBuenos Aires, Argentina
Height1.78 m (5 ft 10.1 in)
Playing positionGoalkeeper

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Julio Adolfo Cozzi (14 July 1922 - 25 September 2011) was an Argentine football goalkeeper who won the Copa América 1947 with the Argentina national team.

Cozzi started his career in 1941 with Club Atlético Platense, he played for the club until 1949 when he joined Millonarios of Colombia, where his team mates included Alfredo di Stéfano and Adolfo Pedernera.

Cozzi returned to Platense in 1955, he went on to play for Independiente between 1956 and 1959 and then Banfield of the Argentine 2nd division.

On 25 September 2011, he suffered a heart attack and died at the Clinic Fundación Favaloro in Buenos Aires.

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