10 best excerpts from Andrea Pirlo's 'I Think, Therefore I Play'Pirlo was usually deployed as a deep-lying playmaker in midfield for both his club and national teams and he is widely regarded as one of the greatest ever exponents of this position due to his vision, ball control, creativity and passing ability, as well as for being a free-kick specialist. Pirlo began his club career as an attacking midfielder with his hometown club Brescia , whom he helped win a Serie B title and subsequent promotion to Serie A in His promising performances led to a move to Inter Milan in , but he struggled to gain playing time at his new club, and was sent on loan in Despite successful spells with Reggina and a return to Brescia, Pirlo was still unable to break into Inter's starting line-up and was sold to cross-city rivals A. Milan in
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Let me speak to Real. More Details He called me Pirla dickheadperhaps understanding my true nature more than the other managers. Superstitions tend to begin when something goes wrong.
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Andrea Pirlo is one of the finest footballers of his generation - a World Cup and Champions League winning playmaker who has redefined his position at the base of midfield, and one of the most deadly free-kick takers the game has known. This is his story, in his words. It is written with a level of humour and insight which confound his image as a dead-eyed assassin on the field of play. But they're not always in their work clothes. We hear Berlusconi playing the piano and telling "various types of jokes" at Milan's training ground.
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If everyone had the same respect for that shirt, our world would be a better place. Flerohowever: groucho to woman seated next to him at an elegant dinner party : Would you sleep with me for ten million dollars. Similarly, Italy, in. It seems more appropriate with Groucho.