Marco Piccinni

Marco Piccinni (born 19 April 1987) is an Italian footballer who plays for Monopoli.

Marco Piccinni
Personal information
Date of birth (1987-04-19) 19 April 1987 (age 32)
Place of birth Bari, Italy
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Playing position(s) Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Monopoli
Number 8
Youth career
Bari
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2006–2007 Bari 2 (0)
2006–2007Pro Vasto (loan) 0 (0)
2007–2009 Noicattaro 61 (2)
2009–2012 Bari 0 (0)
2009–2010Brindisi (loan) 27 (4)
2010–2011Lucchese (loan) 27 (1)
2012 Piacenza 15 (0)
2012–2013 Barletta 18 (0)
2013–2014 Chieti 8 (0)
2014–2018 Fidelis Andria 107 (4)
2018–2019 Potenza 36 (2)
2019– Monopoli 3 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 2 October 2018

BiographyEdit

Born in Bari, Italy, Piccinni started his career at hometown club A.S. Bari. After made his debut in the last rounds of 2005–06 Serie B (round 40 of 42 rounds season), he was loaned to Pro Vasto but returned in January 2007 for Bari youth team. He only played for Pro Vasto in 2006–07 Coppa Italia.[1] He then sold to Noicattaro in co-ownership deal. In June 2009 he returned to Bari but in July left for Brindisi.[2]

He failed to find a club to borrow him in 2011. He wore no.95 of Bari,[3] which in recent years only players that excluded from the coach plan would wore "large" number in Bari. FIGC only allowed players to wear number from 1 to 99. Along with Conti (93), Langella (94), Statella (96), Rana (97) and Visconti (98), they were not part of the plan of Bari's first team. In January 2012, Piccinni left for Piacenza[4] without a single appearance for Bari in 2011–12 Serie B season.

In 2012, he joined Barletta.[5] On 13 August 2013 he joined Chieti.[6]

In July 2014 Piccinni signed with the Serie D side Fidelis Andria. After winning the championship, he renewed his contract with Fidelis Andria by signing a 1-year deal, with option for a 2nd year, for the 2015-16 Lega Pro season. At the end of the season, he signed a new 1-year deal for season 2016-17 with Fidelis Andria.

On 2 September 2019, he signed a 2-year contract with Monopoli.[7]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "La Reggina promossa con fatica" (require login). La Gazzetta dello Sport (in Italian). 20 August 2006. Retrieved 11 November 2011.
  2. ^ "Mercato, ceduti Galasso e Statella". AS Bari (in Italian). 10 July 2009. Archived from the original on 20 November 2010. Retrieved 11 November 2011.
  3. ^ "Numerazione maglie stagione 2011-2012". AS Bari (in Italian). 11 August 2011. Archived from the original on 31 January 2016. Retrieved 11 November 2011.
  4. ^ "Mercato: Piccinni al Piacenza" (in Italian). AS Bari. 11 January 2012. Archived from the original on 10 March 2014. Retrieved 25 August 2013.
  5. ^ "Ufficiale l'ingaggio di Marco Piccinni" (in Italian). SS Barletta Calcio. 6 August 2012. Retrieved 25 August 2013.
  6. ^ "Ufficiale: Marco Piccinni e Pasquale Turi sono giocatori del Chieti" (in Italian). SS Chieti Calcio. 13 August 2014. Archived from the original on 30 April 2014. Retrieved 25 August 2013.
  7. ^ "MARCO PICCINNI È DEL MONOPOLI" (Press release) (in Italian). Monopoli. 2 September 2019.

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