Open main menu

Daniel Alessi (born 26 August 1997) is an Australian football (soccer) player who plays as a defender for Sasso Marconi in the Serie D.

Daniel Alessi
Personal information
Full name Daniel Alessi
Date of birth (1997-08-26) 26 August 1997 (age 21)
Place of birth Pymble, New South Wales, Australia
Height 1.87 m (6 ft 1 12 in)
Playing position Centre Back / Full Back
Club information
Current team
Sasso Marconi
Youth career
2011–2012 NSWIS
2012–2013 FNSW NTC
2013–2016 Western Sydney Wanderers
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2014–2016 Western Sydney Wanderers 7 (0)
2016 Western Sydney Wanderers NPL 8 (0)
2016–2018 Newcastle Jets 0 (0)
2017–2018 Newcastle Jets NPL 7 (0)
2018 Manly United 19 (0)
2018– Sasso Marconi 27 (0)
National team
2014– Australia U20 17 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 17 August 2018
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 7 October 2015

Contents

Club careerEdit

Western Sydney WanderersEdit

Alessi joined the Western Sydney Wanderers on 13 October 2013 on a Youth League contract for the 2013–14 season.[1] Alessi played his debut game in the senior team in the second Sydney derby of the season on 11 January 2014. He impressed the coach Tony Popovic[2] and was selected for the round's team of the week.[3] In May 2014 Alessi signed a professional contract, keeping him at the club until the end of the 2015–16 season.

Newcastle JetsEdit

Shortly after being released by the Western Sydney Wanderers,[4] Alessi signed with the Newcastle Jets.[5][6] On 19 February 2018, after not playing for the club, Alessi was released by Newcastle Jets to allow him to take up an opportunity at Manly United.[7]

International careerEdit

Alessi was called up to the Australia u-20's training squad in December 2013.[8] In September, Alessi travelled to Vietnam for the 2014 AFF U-19 Youth Championship. Alessi was also selected for the 2014 AFC U-19 Championship in October.[9]

Career statisticsEdit

ClubEdit

Club Season League Cup Asia Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Western Sydney Wanderers 2013–14 A-League 3 0 0 0 2 0 5 0
2014–15 4 0 0 0 1 0 5 0
2015–16 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0
Wanderers total 7 0 1 0 3 0 11 0
Western Sydney Wanderers Youth 2016 NPL NSW 2 8 0 0 0 0 0 8 0
Newcastle Jets 2016–17 A-League 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017–18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jets total 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Career total 15 0 1 0 3 0 19 0

HonoursEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Daniel Alessi". www.westsydneyfootball.com/. Retrieved 23 January 2014.
  2. ^ Greco, John (12 January 2014). "Popovic delighted with Wanderers debutant Alessi". Football Federation Australia. Archived from the original on 13 January 2014.
  3. ^ Bellemore, Damien (13 January 2014). "Team of the Week - Round 14". Football Federation Australia. Archived from the original on 14 January 2014.
  4. ^ "Transfer news: Wanderers release young trio". A-League. Football Federation Australia. Retrieved 1 June 2016.
  5. ^ "Transfer news: Jets snap up former Wanderer". A-League. Football Federation Australia. Retrieved 1 June 2016.
  6. ^ "Jets' new signing suffers season-ending injury". Football Federation Australia. 14 July 2016.
  7. ^ "Player departure: Daniel Alessi". Newcastle Jets. 19 February 2018.
  8. ^ "Sydney FC Stars In Young Socceroos". footballaustralia.com.au. Retrieved 11 January 2014.
  9. ^ "Paul Okon names Young Socceroos squad for AFC U-19 Championship". Football Federation Australia. Retrieved 30 September 2014.