Tony Bonezzi

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Tony Bonezzi
Personal information
Full nameAntonio Bonezzi
Date of birth(1931-11-30)30 November 1931
Place of birth Argentina
Date of death 1 January 1967(1967-01-01) (aged 35)
Place of death Israel
Playing position(s) Midfielder
Senior career*
1959 Montreal Alouettes
1959–1960 Colombo
1961–1966 Beitar Tel Aviv
National team
1961 United States 1 (0)
1961 Israel 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Antonio "Tony" Bonezzi (30 November 1931 – 1 January 1967) was a footballer. Born in Argentina, he played international football for both the United States and Israel. [1] He played as a midfielder for Colombo and Beitar Tel Aviv. [2] In 1959, he played in the National Soccer League with Montreal Alouettes. [3]

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  1. "Antonio Bonezzi - International Appearances". RSSSF. Retrieved 27 June 2014.
  2. "Tony Bonezzi". National Football Teams. Benjamin Strack-Zimmerman. Retrieved 27 June 2014.
  3. Gillespie, Norman (30 July 1959). "Alouettes Beat Cantalia in Soccer Playdown 2-1". The Montreal Gazette. p. 24. Retrieved 28 August 2020.