A.C. Milan Youth Sector

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The Associazione Calcio Milan Youth Sector (it. Settore Giovanile dell'Associazione Calcio Milan) is the youth system of Italian football club Associazione Calcio Milan (A.C. Milan). It encompasses several boys' and girls' age-group teams ranging from Under-8s up to Under-19s. Angelo Carbone is the current Head of the Youth Sector.

Milan Primavera
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Full nameAssociazione Calcio Milan (Primavera)
Nickname(s)I Rossoneri (The Red and Blacks)
Il Diavolo (The Devil)
GroundCentro Sportivo Vismara
Head of Youth SectorAngelo Carbone
ManagerFederico Giunti
LeagueCampionato Primavera 2,
(Group A)
2018–19Campionato Primavera 1,
15th (relegated)

Milan Primavera is the men's Under-19 squad and the highest level team within the setup. They currently play in the Campionato Primavera 2, after being relegated from the top-tier Campionato Primavera 1 at the end of the 2018–19 season. They also compete in the Coppa Italia Primavera and the Viareggio Cup.

The Primavera team train at Milanello alongside the first team and play the majority of their home games at the Centro Sportivo Vismara (Vismara Sports Centre) in Milan, which also serves as the training facility for the other youth system teams.

Primavera (Under-19)Edit

Current squadEdit

As of 14 July 2020.[1] Shirt numbers refer to first-team matches sanctioned by Lega Serie A.[2] Different numbers may be used in international competitions. For Primavera matches numbers are issued on a match-by-match basis.[3]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
29   FW Lorenzo Colombo
30   FW Riccardo Tonin
84   GK Matteo Soncin
87   FW Siaka Haidara
88   MF Antonio Mionić
89   MF Alessandro Sala
92   MF Giacomo Olzer
94   MF Marco Brescianini
95   FW Andrea Capone
96   GK Andreas Jungdal
No. Position Player
97   MF Emanuele Torrasi
98   FW Daniel Maldini
  DF Alberto Barazzetta
  DF Lenny Borges
  DF Tommaso Merletti
  DF Riad Tahar
  MF Alessio Brambilla
  MF Marco Frigerio
  MF Nikos Michelis
  FW Luan Capanni

Manager historyEdit

Youth SectorEdit

The Youth Sector has been responsible for producing some of the club's greatest ever players, including their top three all-time appearance makers, Paolo Maldini, Franco Baresi and Alessandro Costacurta, as well as several players, in recent years, who have managed to become regular players in Serie A. The training facilities are based at the Centro Sportivo Vismara (Vismara Sports Centre), a 57-acre (230,000 m2) site in Gratosoglio, Milan,[4] although the Primavera team train at Milanello alongside the first team.

The Youth Sector encompasses several age-group teams ranging from Under-8s up to Under-18s, divided as follows:[5]

  • Boys
    • Under-18
    • Allievi Nazionali U17
    • Allievi Nazionali U16
    • Giovanissimi Nazionali U15
    • Giovanissimi Regionali A U14
    • Giovanissimi Regionali B U13
    • Esordienti A U12
    • Esordienti B U11
    • Pulcini A U10
    • Pulcini B U9
    • Primi Calci U8
  • Girls
    • Allieve Nazionali U17
    • Giovanissime U15
    • Esordienti U13
    • Esordienti U11
    • Pulcine U10

SquadsEdit

Under-18Edit

As of 31 January 2020.[6] Shirt numbers refer to first-team matches sanctioned by Lega Serie A.[7] For Under-18 matches numbers are issued on a match-by-match basis.

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
86   GK Leonardo Moleri
91   DF Luca Stanga
  GK Mattia Paloschi
  DF Matteo Angeli
  DF Matteo Cattaneo
  DF Mattia Cretti
  DF Gabriele Galardi
  DF Simone Achille Giosuè
  DF Pietro Grassi
  DF Michele Lo Curto
  DF Riccardo Oddi
No. Position Player
  MF Simone Bassoli
  MF Marco Bosisio
  MF Pasquale Costanzo (on loan from Torino)[8]
  MF Enrico Salvatore Di Gesù
  MF Andrea Malinverno
  MF Francesco Palmieri
  MF Giovanni Robotti
  FW Kelvin Cudjoe
  FW Mintasinot Luscietti
  FW Danilo Magli
  FW Sabino Signorile

Allievi Nazionali U17Edit

As of 31 January 2020.[9] Shirt numbers refer to first-team matches sanctioned by Lega Serie A.[10] For Under-17 matches numbers are issued on a match-by-match basis.

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
  GK Giuseppe Cassano
  GK Andrea Cella
  GK Sebastiano Desplanches
  GK Thomas Galletti (on loan from Piacenza)[8]
  GK Edoardo Villa
  DF Alessandro Citi
  DF Filippo Concas
  DF Andrei Coubis
  DF Nosa Obaretin
  DF Andrea Sala (on loan from Lecco)[8]
  MF Francesco Angelini (on loan from Rimini)[8]
  MF Niccolò Balesini
No. Position Player
  MF Kevin Bright
  MF Gabriele El Hilali
  MF Paolo Pérez
  MF Alessandro Polenghi
  MF Simone Tirapelle
  MF Francesco Toffanin
  MF Riccardo Tomella
  MF Alessio Tonon
  MF Matteo Turato (on loan from Cagliari)[8]
  FW Jordan Amore
  FW Henoc N'Gbesso
  FW Marco Nasti

HonoursEdit

PrimaveraEdit

Other teamsEdit

  • Campionato Berretti: 7[11]
    • 1971–72, 1981–82, 1982–83, 1984–85, 1989–90, 1993–94, 2008–09
  • Campionato Allievi Nazionali: 4[11]
    • 1995–96, 2002–03, 2006–07, 2010–11
  • Campionato Giovanissimi Nazionali: 2[11]
    • 1991–92, 2009–10

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Primavera 2019/20". Associazione Calcio Milan. Retrieved 31 January 2020.
  2. ^ "Squad - Milan". Lega Nazionale Professionisti Serie A. Retrieved 5 December 2019.
  3. ^ "Campionato Primavera 2 2019/2020 — Norme generali competizioni ufficiali" [2019/2020 Primavera 2 Championship — General rules for official competitions] (PDF). Lega B (in Italian). 31 July 2019. p. 1. Retrieved 17 September 2019.
  4. ^ "Centro Sportivo Vismara". acmilan.com. Associazione Calcio Milan. Retrieved 26 August 2019.
  5. ^ "Settore giovanile Milan: squadre e giocatori" [Milan Youth Sector: teams and players] (in Italian). Associazione Calcio Milan. Retrieved 29 August 2019.
  6. ^ "Under 18, 2019–2020". Associazione Calcio Milan. Retrieved 5 December 2019.
  7. ^ "Squad - Milan". Lega Nazionale Professionisti Serie A. Retrieved 5 December 2019.
  8. ^ a b c d e "Transfer Market". Lega Serie A. Retrieved 2 September 2019.
  9. ^ "Allievi Nazionali U17, 2019–2020". Associazione Calcio Milan. Retrieved 5 December 2019.
  10. ^ "Squad - Milan". Lega Nazionale Professionisti Serie A. Retrieved 5 December 2019.
  11. ^ a b c d e f "Albo d'oro". acmilan.com (in Italian). Associazione Calcio Milan. Retrieved 14 August 2012.