Tuesday, February 22, 2011

1979: Eraldo Pizzo "Il Caimano" of Pro Recco

Trade card with a picture of the legendary "Caimano" (Alligator) of Pro Recco, Eraldo Pizzo. In the back of the card we read:" Eraldo Pizzo. A predator in the Pool. The little Ligurian village of Recco has nothing special about it: a thousand or so inhabitants, some houses completely destroyed in the war, an old railway viaduct. Nevertheless it has acquired and international reputation thanks to its Water Polo team and it most celebrated player Eraldo Pizzo....."
Source: Edito services SA Genova 1979