Edoardo Pierozzi


Edoardo Pierozzi (born 12 September 2001) is an Italian football player. He plays for Pistoiese on loan from Fiorentina.

Edoardo Pierozzi
Personal information
Date of birth (2001-09-12) 12 September 2001 (age 19)
Place of birth Florence, Italy[1]
Position(s) Defender
Club information
Current team
Pistoiese
Number 11
Youth career
0000–2020 Fiorentina
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2020– Fiorentina 0 (0)
2020–Pistoiese (loan) 29 (2)
National team
2019 Italy U18 4 (0)
2019 Italy U19 4 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 7 March 2021
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 13 November 2019

Club career


He was raised in the youth system of Fiorentina.

On 31 August 2020, he joined Serie C club Pistoiese on loan for the 2020–21 season.[2]

He made his professional Serie C debut for Pistoiese on 27 September 2020 in a game against Alessandria.[3] He established himself as a regular starter with Pistoiese. He scored his first professional goal on 8 November 2020 in a 1–0 defeat of Pontedera.

International career


He was first called up to represent his country in February 2019 for Under-18 friendlies.[4] Later same year, he played in the Under-19 Euro qualifiers, the final tournament was eventually cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic in Europe.

References


  1. Edoardo Pierozzi at TuttoCalciatori.net (in Italian)
  2. "Edoardo Pierozzi e Federico Simonti firmano per la Pistoiese" (in Italian). Pistoiese. 31 August 2020.
  3. "Pistoiese v Alessandria game report". Soccerway. 27 September 2020.
  4. "Pierozzi Italy U18 profile" (in Italian). Italian Football Federation. Retrieved 15 March 2021.