Giovanni Licata

Giovanni Licata (Agrigento, 18 February 1997) is an Italian rugby union player. His usual position is as a Flanker, and he currently plays for Zebre[1] [2]

Giovanni Licata
Giovanni Licata 2017.jpg
Date of birth (1997-02-18) 18 February 1997 (age 24)
Place of birthAgrigento, Italy
Height1.95 m (6 ft 5 in)
Weight106 kg (16 st 10 lb; 234 lb)
Rugby union career
Position(s) Flanker
Current team Fiamme Oro
Youth career
2012−2014 Miraglia Rugby
2014−2016 CUS Catania
Senior career
Years Team Apps (Points)
2016−2017 F.I.R. Academy ()
2017−2018 Fiamme Oro 7 (5)
2017–2018Zebre 11 (20)
2018– Zebre 30 (15)
Correct as of 11 Jun 2021
National team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)
2016−2017 Italy Under 20 14 (15)
2017– Italy 11 (0)
Correct as of 22 Feb 2020

For 2017–18 Pro14 season, he named like Permit Player for Zebre.[3] [4]

In 2016 and 2017 Licata was named in the Italy Under 20 squad [5] [6] and from 2017 he was also named in the Italy squad for Autumn International tests.[7] [8]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ https://www.zebrerugbyclub.it/la-squadra/giovanni-licata/
  2. ^ https://www.zebrerugbyclub.it/giovane-flanker-della-nazionale-giovanni-licata-si-trasferisce-allo-zebre-rugby-club/
  3. ^ http://www.therugbychannel.it/post/giovanni-licata-permit-player-delle-fiamme-oro-in-challenge-cup-con-le-zebre
  4. ^ https://www.zebrerugbyclub.it/cerco-di-essere-il-piu-polivalente-possibile-e-di-lavorare-molto-anche-fuori-dal-campo/
  5. ^ "ITALIA U20, GLI AZZURRINI PER IL WORLD RUGBY U20 CHAMPIONSHIP". Fir Rugby.
  6. ^ https://federugby.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=10621:italia-u20-gli-azzurrini-convocati-per-il-raduno-di-parma&catid=112:italia-u-20&Itemid=1025&lang=it
  7. ^ http://www.agrigentonotizie.it/sport/giovanni-licata-esordio-nazionale-novembre-2017.html
  8. ^ https://www.federugby.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=11242:nazionale-i-31-convocati-per-i-credit-agricole-cariparma-test-match-2017&catid=252:slide&Itemid=811

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