• Born date: 1960-05-08
  • Born in: ItalY
Franco Baresi

Franco Baresi (Italian pronunciation: [ˈfraŋko baˈresi]; born 8 May 1960 in Travagliato, Italy) is an Italian football youth team coach and former player. He played as a sweeper and spent his entire career with Serie A club A.C. Milan. He is considered one of the greatest defenders of all time. He won the Champions League 3 times, as well as 6 Serie A titles, 4 Supercoppa Italiana, 3 European Super Cups, 2 Intercontinental Cups.With Italy, he won the 1982 FIFA World Cup.