Simone Ghidotti


Simone Ghidotti (born 19 March 2000) is an Italian football player. He plays for Pergolettese on loan from Fiorentina.

Simone Ghidotti
Personal information
Date of birth (2000-03-19) 19 March 2000 (age 21)
Place of birth Brescia, Italy
Height 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in)
Position(s) Goalkeeper
Club information
Current team
Pergolettese
Number 22
Youth career
0000–2019 Fiorentina
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2019– Fiorentina 0 (0)
2019–Pergolettese (loan) 56 (0)
National team
2015 Italy U15 1 (0)
2015–2016 Italy U16 11 (0)
2016–2017 Italy U17 12 (0)
2017–2018 Italy U18 10 (0)
2018 Italy U19 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 18 May 2021
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 25 September 2019

Club career


Fiorentina

Born in Brescia, Ghidotti was a youth exponent of Fiorentina.

Loan to Pergolettese

On 19 July 2019, Ghidotti was loaned to newly promoted Serie C club Pergolettese on a season-long loan deal.[1] Five weeks later, on 25 August, he made his professional debut in Serie C in a 2–0 away defeat against Como.[2] On 22 September he kept his first clean sheet for the club in a 0–0 away draw against Novara.[3] One week later, on 29 September, he kept his second clean sheet for Pergolettese, another 0–0 away draw, against Pro Vercelli.[4] Ghidotti ended his season-long loan to Pergolettese with 23 appearances, 30 goals conceded and 6 clean sheets, and he also helps the club to avoid relegation in Serie D with a 3–3 draw on aggregate against Pianese in the play-out.[5][6]

On 22 September 2020, the loan was extended for another season.[7] Ghidotti made his seasonal debut five days later, on 27 September in a 3–3 away draw against Lucchese.[8] On 18 October he kept his first clean sheet for the club in a 1–0 home win over Pro Sesto, and four days later, on 22 October, his second consecutive clean sheet in a 0–0 away draw against Como.[9][10] Ghidotti became Pergolettese's first-choice goalkeeper early in the season. He kept his third clean sheet in December in a 2–0 home win over Novara.[11] On 11 April 2021, Ghidotti was sent-off with a red card in the 93rd minute of a 1–0 home defeat against Piacenza.[12] Ghidotti ended his second season at Pergolettese with 35 appearances, 44 goals conceded and 11 clean sheets.[6]

Personal life


On 23 August 2020 he tested positive for COVID-19.[13]

Career statistics


Club

As of 18 May 2021
Club Season League Cup Europe Other Total
League Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Pergolettese (loan) 2019–20 Serie C 21 0 0 0 2[lower-alpha 1] 0 23 0
2020–21 Serie C 35 0 0 0 35 0
Career total 56 0 0 0 2 0 58 0
  1. All appearance(s) in Serie C play-out.

Honours


Club

Fiorentina Primavera

References


  1. "UFFICIALE: Fiorentina, ceduto Ghidotti in prestito alla Pergolettese". www.tuttomercatoweb.com (in Italian). Retrieved 2019-09-25.
  2. "Como vs. Pergolettese - 25 August 2019 - Soccerway". uk.soccerway.com. Retrieved 2019-09-25.
  3. "Novara vs. Pergolettese - 22 September 2019 - Soccerway". uk.soccerway.com. Retrieved 2019-09-25.
  4. "Pro Vercelli vs. Pergolettese - 29 September 2019 - Soccerway". uk.soccerway.com. Retrieved 2019-12-01.
  5. "Pergolettese vs. Pianese - 30 June 2020 - Soccerway". uk.soccerway.com. Retrieved 2020-09-13.
  6. "Italy - S. Ghidotti - Profile with news, career statistics and history - Soccerway". uk.soccerway.com. Retrieved 2020-09-13.
  7. "UFFICIALE - Pergolettese, rinnovato il prestito di Ghidotti dalla Fiorentina". Tutto C (in Italian). Retrieved 2021-04-11.
  8. "Lucchese vs. Pergolettese - 27 September 2020 - Soccerway". uk.soccerway.com. Retrieved 2021-04-11.
  9. "Pergolettese vs. Pro Sesto - 18 October 2020 - Soccerway". uk.soccerway.com. Retrieved 2021-04-11.
  10. "Como vs. Pergolettese - 22 October 2020 - Soccerway". uk.soccerway.com. Retrieved 2021-04-11.
  11. "Pergolettese vs. Novara - 13 December 2020 - Soccerway". uk.soccerway.com. Retrieved 2021-04-11.
  12. "Pergolettese vs. Piacenza - 11 April 2021 - Soccerway". uk.soccerway.com. Retrieved 2021-05-18.
  13. "Comunicato stampa". itviolachannel.tv (in Italian). Retrieved 23 August 2020.