Luca Toni is an Italian professional soccer player whose senior career began in 1994 with Modena F.C. Upon his departure from Modena, he went on to play for several clubs such as Brescia, Palermo, Bayern Munich and Verona. He joined the Italy national football team in 2004 and represented them in major tournaments such as the 2006 FIFA World Cup and the UEFA Euro 2008.
In 2012, he and his partner model Marta Cecchetto had a baby who was stillborn. The following year, the couple had a daughter named Bianca. In 2014, they welcomed their son Leonardo.
In 2006, he made history by becoming the first Italian soccer player to ever win the European Golden Shoe award.
In 2015, he was sued by the German government for an amount of €1.7 million which he owed as unpaid Catholic Church taxes. He reacted by suing his former tax adviser, arguing that while playing for Bayern Munich in Germany, he was registered by the club as a Catholic without his knowledge. The court ruled in his favor.
is a famous Italian footballer,
who was born on
May 26, 1977. As a person born on this date, Luca Toni is listed in our database as the 20th
most popular celebrity for the day (May 26) and the 106th most popular for the year (1977).
People born on May 26
fall under the Zodiac sign of Gemini, the Twins.
Luca Toni is the 563rd most popular Gemini.
Aside from information specific to Luca Toni's birthday, Luca Toni is the 73rd most famous Italian.
In general, Luca Toni ranks as the 6658th
most popular famous person, and the 332nd most popular footballer of all time.
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