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Lot # 33: *Museum Gem* Vintage Angel Romano 1916 CONMEBOL HIGHEST HONOUR AWARD for Most Copa AMERICA TITLES (SIX) *Provenance: Angel Romano Collection*

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Item was in Auction "#GOAT Episode Four",
which ran from 9/22/2021 8:00 PM to
10/2/2021 11:00 AM



*Museum Gem* Vintage Angel Romano 1916 CONMEBOL HIGHEST HONOUR AWARD for Most Copa AMERICA TITLES (SIX).

Romano is considered the most decorated player of all time with 50 titles. He played in the Copa América nine times, finishing on the winning side on six occasions, losing one final and finishing third twice. Angel Romano was the top scorer and Golden Boot of Copa America 1917.

 
*Provenance: Grandson of Angel Romano, Ruben Carlos Marteau Romano*

Alfredo Ángel Romano (2 August 1893 – 22 August 1972) was a Uruguayan football striker who played 69 games for his national team between 1911 and 1927, scoring 28 goals. Romano is considered the most decorated player of all time with 50 titles. He played in the Copa América nine times, finishing on the winning side on six occasions, losing one final and finishing third twice. He was also part of the Uruguayan team that won the football tournament in the 1924 Olympics. Romano played club football for Nacional between 1910 and 1930, scoring 164 goals in 388 games. The club won 21 titles during his time as a player. He is the all-time topscorer of the Copa Newton with 4 goals and won a staggering of a total of 50 titles in his career. He retired at the age of 37.

Trophy Details: Made in Chile by Milled. 20.5 cm tall

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