(15 October 1905 <!-- according to http://www.figc.it/club_italia/html/schiavio.htm, http://www.rsssf.com/miscellaneous/schiavio-intlg.html and others --> - 17 April 1990) was an Italian football
player. Schiavio spent his entire career with Bologna FC
, the club of the city where he was born and died. He won the 1934 FIFA World Cup
His height was 178 cm and he weighed 69 kg, he made his name as a striker
who often used physical force to score goals.
Schiavio made his debut for the Bologna first team in 1922-1923, playing 6 games and scoring 6 goals. At that time, the Italian league was organised into several different regional groups. He continued to play (and score) regularly for Bologna and in 1925 Bologna won the first league championship
in their history, Schiavio contributing 16 goals in 27 games. The last season played in this "grouped" format was 1928-1929. In this season Bologna won their second championship, with Schiavio averaging more than a goal per game with 30 goals in 26 games - his most prolific domestic campaign.
The 1929-1930 season saw the advent of the Serie A
format. Schiavio played in his first Serie A game away against Lazio
on the 6 October 1929 - a 3-0 loss for Bologna. His first goal in Serie A came on the 13th of November later that year, in a 2-2 draw at home to Triestina
. In the 1931-1932 season he scored 25 goals which led to him winning the Capocannonieri award
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