Matteo Mandorlini

Matteo Mandorlini (born 22 October 1988) is an Italian footballer who plays as midfielder for Padova.

Matteo Mandorlini
Personal information
Date of birth (1988-10-22) 22 October 1988 (age 31)
Place of birth Como, Italy
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Playing position(s) Central midfielder
Club information
Current team
Padova
Number 6
Youth career
0000–2007 Parma
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2006–2011 Parma 1 (0)
2007–2008Pavia (loan) 33 (0)
2008–2009Foligno (loan) 33 (1)
2009–2010Viareggio (loan) 26 (2)
2010–2011Piacenza (loan) 15 (0)
2011–2014 Brescia 42 (0)
2012–2013Spezia (loan) 14 (0)
2013Grosseto (loan) 15 (0)
2014–2015 Pisa 28 (1)
2015–2016 Pordenone 31 (3)
2016– Padova 42 (5)
National team
2004 Italy U-16 7 (0)
2004–2005 Italy U-17 7 (2)
2006–2007 Italy U-19 8 (0)
2008–2009 Italy U-20 "C" 5 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 5 November 2017
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 25 October 2010

He is the son of football coach Andrea Mandorlini, who also played as a footballer with Inter in the 1980s. His brother Davide is also a footballer.

Club careerEdit

ParmaEdit

Matteo born Mandorlini in Como, Lombardy, when his father Andrea playing for Internazionale. He started his career with Emilia–Romagna side Parma. Mandorlini has made one Serie A appearance for Parma, that being Parma's 1–0 loss to S.S. Lazio on 14 May 2006 during the 2005–06 season. That match was the last round of the season and Mandorlini substituted Damiano Ferronetti in the 84th minute.

In July 2007, he was loaned to Pavia[1] and sold to Foligno in co-ownership deal in August 2008.[2] He started the both leg of the relegation playoffs as one of the midfielder in 4321/433 formation.[3][4]

In June 2009, Parma bought him back and loaned to Viareggio.[5]

PiacenzaEdit

In 2010–11 season, he returned to Parma and awarded no.27 shirt,[6] which he also own that number in 2005–06 season. But on 31 August he was loaned to Serie B club Piacenza.[7][8] He started his first start of the 2010–11 Serie B season on 16 October 2010, as right midfielder (ahead Alessandro Marchi) in 4321/433 formation. The match Piacenza defeated Crotone 1–0.[9] In the next match he moved to left midfielder ahead Tommaso Bianchi.

BresciaEdit

In June 2011, the last few days of 2010–11 financial year, he moved to Brescia in co-ownership deal. Parma signed Cristian Pedrinelli in exchange also in co-ownership deal. Both players 50% registration rights were valued €1.5 million.[10] Mandorlini played 22 times in 2011–12 Serie B. In June 2012 Mandorlini left for Serie B newcomer Spezia[11] along with Parma team-mate Raffaele Schiavi. On 31 January 2013 he was signed by Grosseto.[12][13] However Grosseto still relegated to Lega Pro Prima Divisione.

In June 2013 Parma gave up the remain 50% registration rights of Mandorlini to Brescia for free; Pedrinelli also moved to Parma outright for another €80,000.[14][15]

PisaEdit

On 18 July 2014 he was signed by Serie C club Pisa.[16]

PordenoneEdit

On 22 August 2015 he was signed by Pordenone in a 2-year deal.[17]

International careerEdit

Mandorlini was a member of the Italy U17 squad at the 2005 FIFA U-17 World Championship. He was also capped for the Italy U19 team during the team's 2007 UEFA European Under-19 Football Championship elite qualification campaign, and wore the number nine shirt.

After the tournament he never received a call-up from neither the U20 nor the U21 team. Instead, he received a call-up from the C team: Italy under-20 Lega Pro representative team, played for the team at 2008–09 Mirop Cup, but sometimes as a defender.[18][19][20][21][22]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "UFFICIALE: Matteo Mandorlini in prestito al Pavia" (in Italian). TMW. 23 July 2007. Retrieved 25 October 2010.
  2. ^ "UFFICIALE: Matteo Mandorlini è del Foligno" (in Italian). TMW. 1 August 2008. Retrieved 25 October 2010.
  3. ^ Di Meo, Roberto (8 June 2009). "Foligno salvo con Turchi La Pistoiese all' inferno". La Gazzetta dello Sport (in Italian). Retrieved 25 October 2010.
  4. ^ Cabella, Enzo (1 June 2009). "Pistoiese: Artistico-gol E il Foligno è rovesciato". La Gazzetta dello Sport (in Italian). Retrieved 25 October 2010.
  5. ^ "Ultimo Colpo preso Matteo Mandorlini" (in Italian). FC Esperia Viareggio. August 2009. Retrieved 25 October 2010.
  6. ^ "Ecco i numeri di maglia 2010/11. Giovinco prende il 21". Parma FC (in Italian). 5 August 2010. Archived from the original on 7 October 2010. Retrieved 25 October 2010.
  7. ^ "Sfoltita la rosa: ceduti Mandorlini, Manzoni e Paonessa". Parma FC (in Italian). 31 August 2010. Archived from the original on 6 October 2010. Retrieved 24 October 2010.
  8. ^ "Mirop Cup: Italia-Croazia 1–2". Parma FC (in Italian). 4 March 2009. Archived from the original on 13 July 2011. Retrieved 24 October 2010.
  9. ^ "Crotone-Piacenza 0–1". Piacenza Calcio (in Italian). 16 October 2010. Retrieved 21 October 2010.
  10. ^ Parma FC SpA bilancio (financial report and accounts) on 30 June 2011 (in Italian)
  11. ^ "Mercato: Schiavi e Mandorlini, prime, nuove, pedine per la 'B'" (in Italian). Spezia Calcio. 20 June 2012. Retrieved 29 January 2014.
  12. ^ "Matteo Mandorlini dallo Spezia al Grosseto via Brescia" (in Italian). Brescia Calcio. 31 January 2013. Retrieved 29 January 2014.
  13. ^ "Mercato: Matteo Mandorlini si trasferisce in prestito al Grosseto" (in Italian). Spezia Calcio. 31 January 2013. Retrieved 29 January 2014.
  14. ^ "Le operazioni di mercato del Brescia Calcio al 20 giugno 2013" (in Italian). Brescia Calcio. 20 June 2013. Retrieved 29 January 2014.
  15. ^ Brescia Calcio SpA bilancio (financial report and accounts) on 30 June 2013 (in Italian), CCIAA
  16. ^ "Mercato: ufficiale l'ingaggio di Mandorlini". Pisa Channel (in Italian). AC Pisa 1909. 18 July 2014. Archived from the original on 5 February 2015. Retrieved 5 February 2015.
  17. ^ "CENTROCAMPO, INGAGGIATO l'ex Pisa e Brescia Mandorlini" (in Italian). Pordenone Calcio. 22 August 2015. Retrieved 28 September 2015.
  18. ^ "Per l'Italia avvio amaro nella Mirop Cup". Lega-Pro.com (in Italian). 1 October 2008. Archived from the original on 13 July 2011. Retrieved 25 October 2010.
  19. ^ "Mirop Cup: una bella Under 20 vince in Croazia". Lega-Pro.com (in Italian). 22 October 2008. Archived from the original on 13 July 2011. Retrieved 25 October 2010.
  20. ^ "MIROP CUP A LECCO: ITALIA-SLOVACCHIA 1–1". Lega-Pro.com (in Italian). 3 December 2008. Archived from the original on 13 July 2011. Retrieved 25 October 2010.
  21. ^ "MIROP CUP: ITALIA UNDER 20-UNGHERIA 3–0". Lega-Pro.com (in Italian). 11 February 2009. Archived from the original on 13 July 2011. Retrieved 25 October 2010.
  22. ^ "MIROP CUP: SLOVACCHIA-ITALIA UNDER 20 4–0". Lega-Pro.com (in Italian). 1 April 2009. Archived from the original on 13 July 2011. Retrieved 25 October 2010.

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