Roberto Baggio chose to enjoy rural life after hanging up his shoes.
ACEHFOOTBALL.net — Most football fans must have heard the name Roberto Baggio. Especially those that grew up in the 1990s. He is a former striker for the Italian national team.
The figure who retired in Brescia it earned the Ballon d'Or on 1993. A year later he passed Gli Azzurri to the World Cup final. Dear, The Azzurri were beaten by Brazil in the top party.
At club level, Baggio once defended three of the Spaghetti Land Giants. He is a former drummer Juventus and the Milan duo. Baggio hangs his shoes on 2004 ago. After that, he rarely appears in the media.
In his new life, Baggio chose to enjoy rural life. Baggio relates more to nature without the noise on the ground.
“I'm happy without football. Connecting with nature is the most beautiful thing,” said the now aged figure 54 that year to Friday, quoted from Football Italia, Friday (7/5).
He lived simple things. All gave himself satisfaction. But what is legendary, can't get away from the green field magnet just like that. There are still many fans who send messages of admiration for him.
Baggio was both surprised and pleased. After the years passed, there are still supporters who pay attention.
Furthermore, he was asked to comment on the current situation on the gridiron. The Covid-19 pandemic has prevented spectators from filling the stadium. “Football without fans (in the stands), very sad,” said Baggio.