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Sergio Battistini

Personal information
Date of birth7 May 1963(age 53)
Place of birthMassa, Italy
Height1.80 m (5 ft 10.9 in)
Playing positionDefender

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Sergio Battistini (born 7 May 1963 in Massa) is a retired Italian footballer who played for AC Milan, Fiorentina, Inter Milan, Brescia and Spezia. He also competed at the 1984 Summer Olympics.

On 20 January 1985 in a league match against Udinese Calcio, Battistini was injured and had to be substituted at half-time. His replacement was the legendary Paolo Maldini, who made his Milan debut. Maldini remained at the club until 2009.

He made his debut for the Italy national football team on 4 February 1984 in a game against Mexico.

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