Claudio Morra


Claudio Morra (born 22 January 1995) is an Italian professional footballer who plays as a striker for Virtus Entella.

Claudio Morra
Personal information
Date of birth (1995-01-22) 22 January 1995 (age 26)
Place of birth Savigliano, Italy
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Position(s) Forward
Club information
Current team
Virtus Entella
Youth career
0000–2011 Saluzzo
2011–2012 Levante
2012–2013 Verona
2013–2015 Torino
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2014–2016 Torino 0 (0)
2015–2016Andria (loan) 11 (2)
2016Savona (loan) 9 (1)
2016–2019 Pro Vercelli 95 (22)
2019– Virtus Entella 30 (1)
2021Pordenone (loan) 8 (1)
National team
2015 Italy U20[1] 2 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 10 May 2021

Club career


Early career

Born in Savigliano, Morra began his career with amateur club Saluzzo, where he remained until he was 16 years old. In 2011, he moved to Spanish club Levante, where he remained for one season, then back to Italy, with Verona, and then Torino in January 2013.[2] He was one of the four overage players of Torino's Primavera in the 2014–15 season, scoring a hat-trick against Fiorentina in the semifinals of the Campionato Nazionale Primavera.[3]

On 4 August Morra was signed by Lega Pro newcomer Andria, and in January 2016, Savona.[4][5]

Pro Vercelli

In July 2016, he was sold to Pro Vercelli.[6][7] Under his former Torino youth coach, Moreno Longo, he made 27 appearances and scored three goals in the 2016–17 season.

Virtus Entella

On 25 July 2019, he joined Virtus Entella.[8] On 28 January 2021, he moved to Pordenone on loan.[9]

International career


On 11 November 2015 he received his first Italy U20 team call-up, replacing Alessandro Piu who joined the U21 team.[10][11]

Honours


Club

Torino

References


  1. FIGC archive (in Italian)
  2. "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2016-05-13. Retrieved 2016-05-11.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  3. "Primavera Tim 2014-2015 Girone A" (in Italian). Torino F.C. Retrieved 20 November 2015.
  4. "Claudio Morra è della Fidelis" (in Italian). S.S. Fidelis Andria 1928. 4 August 2015. Archived from the original on 20 November 2015. Retrieved 20 November 2015.
  5. "Morra alla Fidelis Andria" (in Italian). Torino F.C. 7 August 2015. Retrieved 20 November 2015.
  6. "I GIOCATORI A DISPOSIZIONE DI MISTER LONGO" (in Italian). F.C. Pro Vercelli 1892. 12 July 2016. Archived from the original on 13 September 2016. Retrieved 13 September 2016.
  7. "Morra alla Pro Vercelli" (in Italian). Torino F.C. 16 July 2016. Retrieved 13 September 2016.
  8. "Ufficiale, Claudio Morra è un nuovo giocatore dell'Entella" (Press release) (in Italian). Virtus Entella. 25 July 2019.
  9. "LA FORZA E LA CORSA DI MORRA PER L'ATTACCO NEROVERDE" (in Italian). Pordenone. 28 January 2021.
  10. "Torneo Quattro Nazioni: convocati 22 Azzurrini per la trasferta in Germania" (in Italian). FIGC. 5 November 2015. Retrieved 16 November 2015.
  11. "Torneo "Quattro Nazioni": Azzurrini in Germania a caccia della prima vittoria" (in Italian). FIGC. 11 November 2015. Retrieved 16 November 2015.