Francesco Cassata


Francesco Cassata (born 16 July 1997) is an Italian professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for Serie A club Genoa.

Francesco Cassata
Personal information
Date of birth (1997-07-16) 16 July 1997 (age 24)
Place of birth Sarzana, Italy-
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Position(s) Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Genoa
Number 29
Youth career
Empoli
2015–2016 Juventus
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2016–2017 Juventus 0 (0)
2016–2017Ascoli (loan) 36 (1)
2017–2020 Sassuolo 10 (1)
2018–2019Frosinone (loan) 19 (2)
2019–2020Genoa (loan) 24 (2)
2020– Genoa 8 (0)
National team
2013–2014 Italy U-17 3 (0)
2014–2015 Italy U-18 5 (0)
2015–2016 Italy U19 5 (0)
2016–2018 Italy U20 12 (0)
2018– Italy U21 2 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 17:40, 18 June 2021 (UTC)
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 11 September 2018

International career


On 6 September 2018, Cassata made his debut with Italy U21 team in a friendly match lost 3–0 against Slovakia.

Personal life


On 30 September 2020, Cassata tested positive for COVID-19 amid its pandemic in Italy.[1]

Career statistics


As of match played 23 May 2021[2]
Appearances and goals by club, season and competition
Club Season League League Cup Europe Other Total
AppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoals
Ascoli (loan) 2016–17 Serie B 361361
Sassuolo 2017–18 Serie A 10120121
Frosinone (loan) 2018–19 Serie A 19200192
Genoa (loan) 2019–20 Serie A 24220262
Genoa 2020–21 Serie A 801090
Career total 9765000001026

References


  1. "Nota della società" (Press release) (in Italian). Genoa. 30 September 2020. Retrieved 1 October 2020.
  2. "Francesco Cassata".