|Death: ||May 4, 1949|
The whole team of Turin Football Club was killed in a plane crash ...The players was flying from Lisbona - after a match with Benfica - to Torino .
Just before landing , the pilots lost the control of the plane and crashed on Superga Hill around 17.30 p.m. The fog was a probable cause . There was no survivors ...In this tragedy lost his life the great Valentino Mazzola "IL CAPITANO" and many others famous players , the crew , reporters and the complete sporting team ( vice president , doctor , masseur...)
After the crash , the Turin juvenilis team play the last four matches and wins the championship 1948 - 49
Italy still cry for this heroes ...In Turin has been fit out a museum for remember them ...
Superga Memorial Site
Provincia di Torino
Created by: Marzia
Record added: Sep 26, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11830510
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