Claudio Spinelli

Claudio Paul Spinelli (born 21 June 1997) is an Argentine footballer who plays for Slovenian PrvaLiga club Koper on loan from Genoa as a forward.[1]

Claudio Spinelli
Personal information
Full name Claudio Paul Spinelli
Date of birth (1997-06-21) 21 June 1997 (age 24)
Place of birth Buenos Aires, Argentina[1]
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)[1]
Position(s) Forward
Club information
Current team
Koper (on loan from Genoa)
Number 32
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2017–2018 Tigre 2 (0)
2017–2018San Martín (loan) 13 (7)
2018– Genoa 0 (0)
2018–2019Crotone (loan) 6 (1)
2019Argentinos Juniors (loan) 7 (0)
2019–2020Gimnasia y Esgrima (loan) 9 (0)
2020–Koper (loan) 0 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 1 October 2020

Club career

In July 2018, he signed with Serie A Italian club Genoa, and on 14 August 2018, he was sent on a season-long loan to Serie B club Crotone.[2]

He made his Serie B debut for Crotone on 26 August 2018 in a game against Cittadella as an 82nd-minute substitute for Davide Faraoni.[3] He made his first start for Crotone on 20 October 2018 against Padova and scored his first goal in Italy in the 12th minute as Crotone won 2–1.[4]

On 30 January 2019, Spinelli joined Argentine club Argentinos Juniors on loan until 30 June 2019.[5] Spinelli scored his first goal for Argentinos Juniors on 5 March 2019 in a 4–1 victory over Douglas Haig in the Copa Argentina.[6] Spinelli scored his second goal for Argentinos Juniors on 14 April 2019 in a 3–2 victory over Independiente in the Copa de la Superliga.[7]

On 1 October 2020, Spinelli joined Slovenian side Koper on a season-long loan.[8]


  1. Claudio Spinelli at Soccerway
  2. "COLPO SPINELLI PER L'ATTACCO! BENVENUTO CLAUDIO" (in Italian). F.C. Crotone. 14 August 2018.
  3. "Game Report by Soccerway". Soccerway. 26 August 2018.
  4. "Game Report by Soccerway". Soccerway. 20 October 2018.
  5. "UFFICIALE: Genoa, Spinelli firma con l'Argentinos Juniors" (in Italian). Retrieved 30 January 2019.
  6. "Argentinos Juniors vs. Douglas Haig 4–1". Soccerway. Retrieved 6 March 2019.
  7. "Argentinos Juniors vs. Independiente 3–2". Soccerway. Retrieved 20 April 2019.
  8. Mađerić, Davor (1 October 2020). "Koper pripeljal tudi Argentinca". Slovenski nogometni portal (in Slovenian). Retrieved 1 October 2020.