The official website for European football

Melania Gabbiadini

Published: Monday 3 September 2012, 22.12CET
Verona
Published: Monday 3 September 2012, 22.12CET

Melania Gabbiadini

Verona

Previous clubs: ACF Bergamo

Domestic honours: Italian Women's Serie A (4), Italian Women's Cup (3), Italian Women's Super Cup (3) 

Which player most inspired you and why? Pato, because AC Milan are my team. 

Which coach most inspired you? José Mourinho.

What was the best advice they gave you? To play your own game. 

Best player you've played with? Michela Ledri and Christiana Girelli. 

Toughest opponent? Marta. 

What are your memories of your first club as a child? My very first football kit always sticks in my mind. 

What tip would you give a young player hoping to succeed? To stay humble. 

 

Last updated: 13/09/12 10.44CET

Related information

Player profiles

http://www.uefa.com/news/newsid=1858542.html#melania+gabbiadini

UEFA.com features

Watch the five best acrobatic Champions League goals
  • Watch the five best acrobatic Champions League goals
  • Ones to watch in the group stage
  • Masterclass: Xavi on passing and control
  • Newcomers ready for Champions League debuts
  • Pick of the Week of Football
  • Berezovski and Frick join Europe's 40-somethings
  • Europe's all-time top international goalscorers
  • Introducing football in Gibraltar ...
  • Given has 'unfinished business' with Ireland
  • Cerci aims to join Italy's past leading lights in Spain
1 of 10
  • © 1998-2014 UEFA. All rights reserved.
  • The UEFA word, the UEFA logo and all marks related to UEFA competitions, are protected by trade marks and/or copyright of UEFA. No use for commercial purposes may be made of such trade marks. Use of UEFA.com signifies your agreement to the Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy.