Mario Varglien
Personal information
Full name Mario Varglien
Date of birth (1905-12-26)26 December 1905
Place of birth Fiume, Austria-Hungary
Date of death 11 August 1978(1978-08-11) (aged 72)
Place of death Florence, Italy
Height 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in)
Position(s) Defensive Midfielder
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
192?–2? U.S. Fiumana
192?–27 Pro Patria
1927–42 Juventus F.C.[1][2] 353 (17)
1943–44 U.S. Triestina 11 (0)
National team
1935 Italy[3] 1 (0)
Teams managed
1946–47 Triestina
1948–51 Como
1951–52 Pro Patria
1952–54 Roma
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Mario Varglien (Italian pronunciation: [ˈmaːrjo ˈvarʎen]; 26 December 1905 – 11 August 1978), also known as Varglien I, was an Italian football player and manager born in Fiume (today Rijeka), who played as a midfielder.

Club career

Varglien played club football with Juventus for most of his career, winning five Serie A championships, and also serving as the team's captain.

International career

At international level, Varglien was also part of the Italian national football team which won the 1934 FIFA World Cup.

Personal life

Mario's brother, Giovanni Varglien also played football in Italy and with the Italian national team; the two brothers played at Juventus together.











Sporting positions Preceded byLuis Monti Juventus F.C. captains 1938–1942 Succeeded byPietro Rava