Mario Genta (Italian pronunciation: [ˈmaːrjo ˈdʒɛnta]; 1 March 1912 – 9 January 1993) was an Italian footballer who played as a midfielder.
|Date of birth||
1 March 1912|
|Place of birth||
Turin, Kingdom of Italy|
|Date of death||
9 January 1993 80) (aged|
|Place of death||
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only|
Born in Turin, Genta played club football in the 1930s for Italian sides Juventus, Prato, and Genoa. He played 223 matches in Serie A and scored 6 goals.
With the Italian national team, Genta was selected to the 1938 FIFA World Cup champion squad as a reserve player. He later earned 2 caps in 1939.