Aristidi Kolaj

Aristidi Kolaj (born 9 April 1999) is a professional Italian-born Albanian football player. He plays for Alessandria.

Aristidi Kolaj
Personal information
Date of birth (1999-04-09) 9 April 1999 (age 22)
Place of birth Marino, Italy
Height 1.81 m (5 ft 11 in)
Position(s) Forward
Club information
Current team
Youth career
0000–2017 Como
2017–2019 Sassuolo
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2017–2021 Sassuolo 0 (0)
2019–2021Pro Patria (loan) 52 (7)
2021– Alessandria 0 (0)
National team
2018–2020 Albania U21 8 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 2 May 2021
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 13 November 2020

Club career


He spent most of his youth career at Lega Pro club Como. He was called up to the senior squad in early 2017, but didn't make any appearances.


In July 2017 he was transferred to Serie A club Sassuolo, where he played for their Under-19 squad in the 2017–18 and 2018–19 seasons. He was called up to the senior squad once for a Coppa Italia game, but remained on the bench.

Loan to Pro Patria

On 2 September 2019 he joined Serie C club Pro Patria on loan.[1]

He made his professional Serie C debut for Pro Patria on 22 September 2019 in a game against Siena. He substituted Giuseppe Le Noci in the 89th minute and scored the only goal of the game in added time.[2]

The loan was renewed for the 2020–21 season on 26 August 2020.[3]


On 15 July 2021, he signed with Alessandria.[4]