Pierluigi Collina

Italian football referee and financial advisor

Pierluigi Collina (born 13 February 1960) is a former Italian football referee. IFFHS said he was the best football referee ever.[1]

Pierluigi Collina
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Personal information
Full name Pierluigi Collina
Date of birth (1960-02-13) 13 February 1960 (age 61)
Place of birth Bologna, Italy
Height 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Playing position Defender (retired)


  1. "IFFHS (International Federation of Football History & Statistics)". IFFHS.