Premier League - 60 seconds with Gianluca Vialli

Wed, 21 Mar 12:06:00 2012

The former Chelsea boss and Italy striker explains why Dennis Wise was "dangerous", and nominates Bruce Willis to play him in a film.

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If you hadn't been a footballer, what career would you have had instead?

I would have been a tennis player. Was I good at tennis? No! But I would have become very good.

What was your first car?

A Volkswagen Golf convertible.

What is the greatest song ever recorded?

I would say the Italian national anthem.

What's your TV guilty pleasure?

I love TV series, like Dexter, or Mad Men. I also loved Friends in the past and I am always looking for a good series to watch with my wife.

If someone made a film of your life, which actor would you like to play you?

Well, either Bruce Willis or Vin Diesel!

Which of your former team-mates was the most fun on a night out?

The most fun on a night out was Dennis Wise. He was not just fun, I would say that he was dangerous as well. Dangerously fun.

If you could invite any three people from history round for dinner, who would they be?

Jesus Christ, Leonardo Da Vinci and Steve Jobs.

What would you cook for them?

Italian food.

What is your favourite sport apart from football?

My favourite sport to play apart from football is golf, and to watch is golf. I am a Tiger Woods fanatic.

Are you going to the Olympics this summer?

I will be working at the Olympic Games for Sky Italia, so I hope to be able to watch something without buying tickets!

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