Rip Gianluca Vialli

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Rip Gianluca Vialli

Post by BLUEBLOOD » Fri Jan 06, 2023 2:17 pm

Former Chelsea striker and manager .
Gianluca Vialli 58 years has died from pancreatic cancer..R.I.P

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Re: Rip Gianluca Vialli

Post by marko69 » Fri Jan 06, 2023 2:36 pm

Yes, read that earlier. Given the all clear in 2020. 🤦‍♂️ Cancer is indeed one total b*stard.

RIP Gianluca………, fantastic football player in your prime.

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Re: Rip Gianluca Vialli

Post by Bluemike » Fri Jan 06, 2023 3:11 pm

No age is it, so sad, RIP.

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Re: Rip Gianluca Vialli

Post by arana peligrosa » Fri Jan 06, 2023 3:21 pm

were just about to mention the issue, didn't realize there was a thread for it. Came as something of a shock, was unaware he had been ill. 58 is really no age at all.

(news reports add) had been told an all-clear two years back but diagnosed once again a year after. Were only part of the Italian national squad in some capacity a few weeks back. Association president Gabrielle Gravin stated "he were a splendid person and leaves behind a void that cannot be filled"

Comes too soon after the demise of Pele and while not of the standard and recognition of the Brazilian, Vialli at least was a memorable World Cup name to some who over time rose to something of distinguishable prominence. Shame to learn of this news.

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Re: Rip Gianluca Vialli

Post by LizinSpain » Sat Jan 07, 2023 2:58 pm

Great player and all round nice bloke by all accounts. So sad 😔 RIP Gianluca, thanks for the memories 💙

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