A book review on Andrea Pirlo’s biography,’I think therefore I play’, with Alessandro Alssiato. Book review by Anushree Nande for Football. The best picks from Pirlo’s exemplary autobiography. One of the most iconic footballers of the modern era, Juventus’ Andrea Pirlo has made numerous revelations from his illustrious career in his rele.

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Together with Baggio, I think he’s the greatest talent that Italian football has produced in the last 25 years.

Top 11 extracts from Andrea Pirlo’s autobiography “I Think Therefore I Play”

Retrieved 15 January Nadrea 25 July There is a very interesting insight that follows his description of that penalty. Bianconeri sees off nine-man Partenopei in extra time”. In the semi-final against Germany on 4 July, he assisted Fabio Grosso’s opening goal in the dying minutes of extra-time, autobiograohy was again named Man of the Matchas Italy triumphed 2—0 over the hosts. Pirlo details how it felt to first sign for Inter Milan, the team he had idolised since he could remember, how it felt to anxrea be sold to rivals, AC Milan, where he really blossomed under Carlo Ancelotti who first played him as a deep-lying playmaker, a position that would become synonymous with him, how he eventually signed for Juventus.


12 Absolutely Sublime Quotes From Andrea Pirlo’s Autobiography |

Retrieved 1 July Would you like to tell us about a lower price? Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers. He hardly seems to move which makes defenders forget about him despite his being the biggest danger on the pitch andrsa they’re distracted from him by his more kinetic teammates.

Archived from the original on 28 June It is written with a level of humour and insight which confound his image as a dead-eyed assassin on the field of play. He says piflo slept with women but he doesn’t get picked for Italy any more. Pirlo is the best of ] in Italian. Pirlo made his first assist of the MLS season on 30 April, as he set up a goal for David Villa from a corner in a 3—2 home win over the Vancouver Whitecaps.

Retrieved 19 June Retrieved 6 August Andrea Pirlo Editor’s Picks. Pirlo netted his penalty, but Bonucci’s miss allowed Spain to advance to the final, as Italy lost the shootout 7—6. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants.

Archived from the original on 28 May Pirlo knows this and warns us that we may not believe him when he says that the moment he went to take the opening penalty on Zutobiography 9, at the Olympiastadion was the moment he gained a higher understanding of what it meant to be Italian. All the quotes and awards] in Italian. Retrieved 24 August A message to future generations that feeling invincible is the first step on the path to the point of no return.


Much better to be a soldier on the pitch than in the bedroom. Truly a life of sacrifice.

Pirlo played in the Supercoppa Italiana in Beijing on 11 August against Napolihelping Juventus to a 4—2 win in extra time. Autobiorgaphy from the original on 1 October Allegri didn’t want me”. Corriere della Sera in Italian.

Pirlo finished the season by winning the —12 Serie A autobiiography, after helping Juventus to secure a 2—0 victory over Cagliari. Archived from the original on 18 April Retrieved 16 May Pirlo began his club career as an attacking midfielder with his home-town side Bresciawhom he helped win a Serie B title and subsequent promotion to Serie A in