Pietro Genovesi

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full namePietro Orlando•Genovesi
Used namePietro•Genovesi
Born27 June 1902 in Bologna, Bologna (ITA)
Died4 August 1980 in Bologna, Bologna (ITA)
AffiliationsBologna FC 1909, Bologna (ITA)
NOC Italy
Medals OG
Gold 0
Silver 0
Bronze 1
Total 1


Pietro Genovesi played for his hometown Bologna team during his entire career, lasting from 1919-33. He played 250 matches with them, scoring 35 goals. Genovesi helped Bologna win Italian Championships in 1925 and 1929. He earned 10 international caps with the Azzurri, helping them win the 1932 Central European International Cup, after making his début in a friendly against France in 1921. Genovesi also helped Italy win the bronze medal at the 1928 Olympics.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1928 Summer Olympics Football (Football) ITA Pietro Genovesi
Football, Men (Olympic) Italy 3 Bronze