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A quick profile on Vincenzo Montella

A quick profile on Vincenzo Montella

Montella began his career with Serie C side Empoli F.C. in 1990. In 1996 he moved to Serie B club Genoa scoring 21 goals in his only season with the club. He then spent three seasons with U.C. Sampdoria in Serie A, before he joined A.S Roma for €25m in 1999 where he has remained.

32 year old Montella, nicknamed L'Aeroplanino (Little Airplane), won a Scudetto with A.S. Roma in 2001 and is renowned for scoring against Lazio in the Rome derby games. On the international stage, Montella received his first Italian cap against Wales on 5 June 1999 and was part of the Italian national team at Euro 2000 and the 2002 World Cup.

In his Club career, Montella has been in the starting XI 342 games, and scored 179 goals. And in his international career, he has been in the starting XI 20 times, and has scored 3 goals.

Player Details

Position: Forward.

Date of Birth: 18th June 1974.

Weight: TBC.

Height: 1.72m (5ft, 8in).

Place of Birth: Pomigliano d'Arco, Italy.

Nick Name: L'Aeroplanino (Little Aeroplane).

Previous Clubs: Empoli, Genoa, Sampdoria, Roma.

Debut: Leicester (A) 06/01/07.


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Date:Monday January 8 2007
Time: 4:31PM

Comments

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Fnuk me!!!! Look how many club goals that he has scored. I don't think that there is any doubt about him being the wrong buy now!!!!!!!!!!
wei, wu and shu
08/01/2007 16:46:00
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Well time will tell I suppose, he's a decent stop gap but is close to the end of his career, this is a totally diffent league to what he is used to.
Cravens
09/01/2007 06:37:00
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Played (and scored) at international level, how harder can you get then that.
sammy.luke
09/01/2007 11:11:00
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You can't get no harder then international level of football.
fulham usa
09/01/2007 11:31:00
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Quote: Played (and scored) at international level, how harder can you get then that. sammy.luke..................... But out of 20 games at international level, he has only scored 3 goals, that isn't a very good record, is it.
squeaky
13/01/2007 08:58:00
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Who cares, if he has a good international record or no, if he's good enough to play in the Premiership, that is good enough for me!!!!!!!!!
Marcos57
13/01/2007 09:00:00
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