Marco Borriello

  • Date of birth : 18/06/1982
  • Position : Forward
  • Country : Italy Italy
 
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Marco Borriello

Marco Borriello

Clubs: AC Milan, US Triestina (loan), Treviso FC (loan), Empoli FC (loan), Reggina Calcio (loan), UC Sampdoria (loan), Genoa CFC, AS Roma (loan)

• A product of the Milan youth academy, Borriello was sent out on loan to lower-division Triestina and Treviso before making a Serie A appearance for the Rossoneri.

• Further loan spells over the next few seasons at top-flight clubs Empoli, Reggina, Sampdoria and, for a second time, Treviso yielded little progress.

• Remained at Milan for the whole of 2006/07, making his first Serie A starts for the Rossoneri and scoring his maiden goal in a 2-2 draw at Cagliari Calcio: was given a three-month suspension part way through the campaign after traces of two corticosteroids were found in a urine sample following a match against Roma on 11 November.

• Subsequently landed co-ownership deal with Genoa, where he scored consistently all season except for the last five games, when he failed to add to his 19-goal haul and fell behind Juventus pair Alessandro Del Piero (21 goals) and David Trezeguet (20) in the top-scorers' listings.

• Returned to Milan, as an Italian international and non-playing UEFA EURO 2008 participant, but missed much of the 2008/09 campaign through injury; returned in style with a burst of goals in autumn 2009, including his first in the UEFA Champions League – in a 1-1 home draw with Olympique de Marseille.

• Competition for places at San Siro, increased by the arrival of Zlatan Ibrahimović and Robinho in summer 2010, prompted a season-long loan move to Roma, which got off to a flying start as he scored a burst of goals in Serie A and four in the UEFA Champions League group stage.

Last updated: 21/01/11 18.42CET

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General info

  • Name: Marco Borriello
  • Position: Forward
  • Date of birth (Age): 18/06/1982 (32)
  • Country: Italy
  • Squad number: 9
  • Club: Roma ( ITA)

  • Height: 180cm
  • Weight: 73kg

  • Currently playing:
    • UEFA Champions League 2014/15

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • Club: UEFA Champions League (Group stage)
    29/10/02: Lens 2-1 Milan
  • National team: UEFA European Under-21 Championship (Qualifying round)
    06/09/02: Azerbaijan 0-3 Italy

Career statistics

National team record in UEFA competitions

TeamPGS
Italy10
Italy U-2185
Total95

Club record in UEFA competitions

UEFA Champions League
ClubPGS
Roma84
Milan101
Total185
UEFA Europa League
ClubPGS
Milan11
Sampdoria20
Roma10
Total41
Last updated: 03/09/2014 09:19 CET
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