Gianluca Piccoli


Gianluca Piccoli (born 30 May 1997) is an Italian football player. He plays for Grosseto.

Gianluca Piccoli
Personal information
Full name Gianluca Piccoli
Date of birth (1997-05-30) 30 May 1997 (age 24)
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Position(s) Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Grosseto
Youth career
0000–2015 Varese
2015–2016 Torino
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2015–2019 Torino 0 (0)
2016–2017Forlì (loan) 18 (0)
2017–2018Ravenna (loan) 29 (0)
2018–2019Giana Erminio (loan) 29 (1)
2019–2020 Giana Erminio 25 (2)
2020–2021 Livorno 9 (0)
2021– Grosseto 0 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 30 January 2021

Club career


Torino

Piccoli joined to Torino in July 2015 from Serie B club Varese.

Loan to Forlì

On 15 July 2016, Piccoli was signed by Serie C club Forlì on a season-long loan deal for the 2016–17 season. On 27 August he made his professional debut in Serie C for Forlì as a substitute replacing Tommaso Tentoni in the 43rd minute of a 1–0 away defeat against Venezia.[1] On 22 October, Piccoli played his first match as a starter and his first entire match for Forlì, a 0–0 away draw against Lumezzane.[2] Piccoli ended his season-long loan to Forlì with 18 appearances, only 5 as a starter, however after losing the play-out matches against Alma Juventus Fano, Forli was relegated in Serie D, he was an unused substitute during the play-out.[3]

Loan to Ravenna

On 1 August 2017, Piccoli was loaned to Serie C side Ravenna on a season-long loan deal.[4] Four weeks later, on 27 August, he made his debut for Ravenna in Serie C as a substitute replacing Christian Cenci in the 64th minute of a 1–0 home win over Fermana.[5] On 17 September, Piccoli played his first match as a starter in Serie C, a 3–2 away defeat against Ternana, he was replaced by Carmine De Sena in the 53rd minute.[6] On 10 February 2018 he played his first entire match for Ravenna, a 2–1 home defeat against Fano.[7] Piccoli ended his season-long loan to Ravenna with 29 appearances, including only 10 as a starter.[3]

Loan to Giana Erminio

On 17 July 2018, Piccoli was signed by Serie C club Giana Erminio on a season-long loan deal.[8] On 29 July he made his debut for the club as a substitute replacing Antonio Palma in the 62nd minute of a 1–0 away win over Alessandria in the first round of Coppa Italia.[9] On 16 September he made his debut in Serie C for Giana Erminio as a substitute replacing Riccardo Chiarello in the 70th minute of a 0–0 away draw against Vicenza Virtus.[10] On 17 October, Piccoli played his first match as a starter for Giana Erminio, a 1–1 home draw against Ravenna, he was replaced by Andrea Mandelli in the 74th minute.[11] On 21 October he scored his first professional goal in 65th minute of a 3–0 away win over Virtus Verona.[12] On 11 November he played his first entire match of the season, a 0–0 home draw against Südtirol.[13] Piccoli ended his loan with 30 appearances and 1 goal.[3]

Giana Erminio

On 2 July 2019, after one year on loan, Piccoli joined to Serie C club Giana Erminio on a free-transfer and a 2-year contract.[14] On 25 August he played his first match of the season for the club as a substitute replacing Lorenzo Remedi in the 68th minute of a 2–0 home defeat against Renate.[15] Three weeks later, on 15 September, he played his first entire match for the club in this season, a 1–1 away draw against Gozzano.[16] One week later, Piccoli scored his first goal of the season in the 57th minute of a 1–1 home draw against Carrarese.[17] On 13 October he scored his second goal in the 20th minute of a 2–1 home win over Novara.[18] However at the end of the first season at Giana Erminio, after having made 27 appearancesand scored 2 goals, he became a free agent.

Livorno

On 6 November 2020, Piccoli joined to Serie C side Livorno on a free-transfer.[19] Only two days later, on 8 November, he made his debut for the club as a substitute replacing Matteo Pallecchi in the 63rd minute, however he was sent-off with a red card in the 92nd minute of a 3–2 away defeat against Alessandria.[20] On 14 November, Piccoli played his first match as a starter for Livorno, a 2–1 home defeat against Carrarese, he was replaced after 82 minute by Lorenzo Pecchia.[21] One weeks later, on 21 November, he played his first entire match for the club, a 1–0 away defeat against Grosseto.[22]

Grosseto

On 1 February 2021, he moved to Grosseto.[23]

Career statistics


Club

As of 3 December 2020
Club Season League Cup Europe Other Total
League Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Forlì (loan) 2016–17 Serie C 18 0 0 0 18 0
Ravenna (loan) 2017–18 Serie C 29 0 0 0 29 0
Giana Erminio (loan) 2018–19 Serie C 29 1 1 0 30 1
Giana Erminio 2019–20 Serie C 25 2 0 0 2[lower-alpha 1] 0 27 2
Livorno 2020–21 Serie C 4 0 0 0 4 0
Career total 105 3 1 0 2 0 109 3
  1. All appearance(s) in Serie C play-out.

Honours


Club

Torino Primavera

References


  1. "Game Report by Soccerway". Soccerway. 27 August 2016.
  2. "Lumezzane vs. Forlì - 22 October 2016 - Soccerway". uk.soccerway.com. Retrieved 2017-12-30.
  3. "Italy - G. Piccoli - Profile with news, career statistics and history - Soccerway". uk.soccerway.com. Retrieved 2018-06-21.
  4. "UFFICIALE: Ravenna, arriva Piccoli dal Torino - TUTTOmercatoWEB.com". Retrieved 2018-07-24.
  5. "Ravenna vs. Fermana - 27 August 2017 - Soccerway". uk.soccerway.com. Retrieved 2017-12-30.
  6. "Teramo vs. Ravenna - 17 September 2017 - Soccerway". uk.soccerway.com. Retrieved 2017-12-30.
  7. "Ravenna vs. Fano - 10 February 2018 - Soccerway". uk.soccerway.com. Retrieved 2018-04-03.
  8. "UFFICIALE: Giana Erminio, dal Torino arriva Piccoli - TUTTOmercatoWEB.com". Retrieved 2018-07-24.
  9. "Alessandria vs. Giana Erminio - 29 July 2018 - Soccerway". uk.soccerway.com. Retrieved 2018-07-30.
  10. "Vicenza Virtus vs. Giana Erminio - 16 September 2018 - Soccerway". uk.soccerway.com. Retrieved 2018-09-19.
  11. "Giana Erminio vs. Ravenna - 17 October 2018 - Soccerway". uk.soccerway.com. Retrieved 2018-10-20.
  12. "Virtus Verona vs. Giana Erminio - 21 October 2018 - Soccerway". uk.soccerway.com. Retrieved 2018-10-22.
  13. "Giana Erminio vs. Südtirol - 11 November 2018 - Soccerway". uk.soccerway.com. Retrieved 2019-02-12.
  14. "UFFICIALE - Giana Erminio, dopo il prestito, biennale per Piccoli". www.tuttoc.com (in Italian). Retrieved 2019-07-12.
  15. "Giana Erminio vs. Renate - 25 August 2019 - Soccerway". uk.soccerway.com. Retrieved 2019-09-25.
  16. "Gozzano vs. Giana Erminio - 15 September 2019 - Soccerway". uk.soccerway.com. Retrieved 2019-09-25.
  17. "Giana Erminio vs. Carrarese - 23 September 2019 - Soccerway". uk.soccerway.com. Retrieved 2019-09-25.
  18. "Giana Erminio vs. Novara - 13 October 2019 - Soccerway". uk.soccerway.com. Retrieved 2019-10-14.
  19. "UFFICIALE: Livorno, un altro innesto per Dal Canto. A centrocampo arriva Piccoli - TUTTOmercatoWEB.com". www.tuttomercatoweb.com (in Italian). Retrieved 2020-12-03.
  20. "Alessandria vs. Livorno - 8 November 2020 - Soccerway". uk.soccerway.com. Retrieved 2020-12-03.
  21. "Livorno vs. Carrarese - 14 November 2020 - Soccerway". uk.soccerway.com. Retrieved 2020-12-03.
  22. "Grosseto vs. Livorno - 21 November 2020 - Soccerway". uk.soccerway.com. Retrieved 2020-12-03.
  23. "Buglio nuovo acquisto amaranto" (in Italian). Livorno. 1 February 2021.