Angelo Schiavio

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameAngelo Antonio Carlo•Schiavio
Used nameAngelo•Schiavio
Born15 October 1905 in Bologna, Bologna (ITA)
Died17 September 1990 in Bologna, Bologna (ITA)
Measurements178 cm / 69 kg
AffiliationsBologna FC 1909, Bologna (ITA)
NOC Italy
Medals OG
Gold 0
Silver 0
Bronze 1
Total 1


A native Bolognan, Angelo Schiavio played his entire career for Bologna FC. As a striker, he played more than 300 matches for the “Rossoblù”, including 179 in the Serie A. In the period period Schiavio played for them (1922-1939), Bologna won 4 league titles, and twice the prestigious Mitropa Cup, a competition between Central European clubs. Schiavio was also a regular with the Italian national team, winning 21 caps while scoring 15 goals. With the “Azzurri”, he won a bronze medal at the 1928 Olympics, and played for the Italian side that won the 1934 World Cup. On both tournaments, Schiavio scored four times, including a hattrick against the United States at the World Cup. In the 1950s, Schiavio returned to the national team as one of the selectors between 1953 and 1958.


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