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Salvatore Bocchetti

Published: Thursday 4 June 2009, 1.00CET
Italy
Published: Thursday 4 June 2009, 1.00CET

Salvatore Bocchetti

Italy

U21 debut: 25.03.2008 v Azerbaijan
Qualifying Games: 3 – Goals: 0

• Signed by Genoa in summer 2008 from Frosinone Calcio, the centre-back had an outstanding first season with the Grifoni, earning a first senior Italy call.

• Came up through youth ranks at Ascoli Calcio and made Serie A debut before joining Frosinone in January 2007.

• Started all four games at 2008 Olympics as Italy reached the quarter-finals.

Last updated: 08/06/09 20.49CET

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