Emanuele Giaccherini

  • Date of birth : 05/05/1985
  • Position : Defender
  • Country : Italy Italy
 
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Emanuele Giaccherini

Emanuele Giaccherini

Clubs: AC Cesena, FC Forli (loan), AC Bellaria Igea Marina (loan), AC Pavia (loan), Juventus, Sunderland AFC

• A native Tuscan, he joined AC Cesena at 19 and represented the club at youth-team level before spending lengthy loan stints at three Serie C2 teams – FC Forli, AC Bellaria Igea Marina and AC Pavia.

• Back in harness at Cesena in 2008, he made a major contribution to the Seahorses' promotion from Serie B in 2009/10, scoring eight goals in 32 appearances as they finished runners-up to US Lecce.

• Took to Serie A with aplomb, helping to keep Cesena in the division with seven goals – the first in an early-season 2-0 win against AC Milan, the last in a 1-0 victory over Brescia Calcio that secured the club's safety.

• Rewarded for his 2010/11 efforts with a €3m transfer to Juventus; failed to claim a regular place in Antonio Conte's side but made nine starts and 14 substitute appearances in the Scudetto-winning campaign, scoring one goal.

• Received his first international recognition at any level, at the age of 27, when he was included in Italy's UEFA EURO 2012 squad; made two appearances in Poland and Ukraine as Italy finished as runners-up to Spain.

• Scored three times in Seria A as Juve regained their title in 2012/13 before making a transfer to England in the summer of 2013, signed by fellow italian Paolo Di Canio at Sunderland. 

UEFA honours
UEFA European Championship: runner-up 2012

Last updated: 13/03/14 16.00CET

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Match log

DateCompetitionPhaseMinsGSA
The home team is listed first.Last updated: 20/04/2014 10:08 CET
07.09.2012FIFA World CupQualifying roundBulgariaBulgaria2-2ItalyItaly6400
12.10.2012FIFA World CupQualifying roundArmeniaArmenia1-3ItalyItaly1600
16.10.2012FIFA World CupQualifying roundItalyItaly3-1DenmarkDenmark500
14.11.2012Friendlies 2014-16First roundItalyItaly1-2FranceFrance4000
26.03.2013FIFA World CupQualifying roundMaltaMalta0-2ItalyItaly6100
14.08.2013Friendlies 2014-16First roundItalyItaly1-2ArgentinaArgentina5400
17.08.2013English Premier LeagueSunderlandSunderland0-1FulhamFulham9000
24.08.2013English Premier LeagueSouthamptonSouthampton1-1SunderlandSunderland8210
31.08.2013English Premier LeagueCrystal PalaceCrystal Palace3-1SunderlandSunderland6100
06.09.2013FIFA World CupQualifying roundItalyItaly1-0BulgariaBulgaria2600
10.09.2013FIFA World CupQualifying roundItalyItaly2-1Czech RepublicCzech Republic4600
21.09.2013English Premier LeagueWest BromWest Brom3-0SunderlandSunderland4500
24.09.2013English League CupThird roundSunderlandSunderland2-0PeterboroughPeterborough8110
29.09.2013English Premier LeagueSunderlandSunderland1-3LiverpoolLiverpool9010
05.10.2013English Premier LeagueSunderlandSunderland1-2Man. UnitedMan. United9000
19.10.2013English Premier LeagueSwanseaSwansea4-0SunderlandSunderland6100
06.11.2013English League CupFourth roundSunderlandSunderland2-1SouthamptonSouthampton9000
10.11.2013English Premier LeagueSunderlandSunderland1-0Man. CityMan. City7200
18.11.2013Friendlies 2014-16First roundItalyItaly2-2NigeriaNigeria7610
23.11.2013English Premier LeagueStokeStoke2-0SunderlandSunderland4000
30.11.2013English Premier LeagueAston VillaAston Villa0-0SunderlandSunderland9000
04.12.2013English Premier LeagueSunderlandSunderland3-4ChelseaChelsea6500
07.12.2013English Premier LeagueSunderlandSunderland1-2TottenhamTottenham1300
14.12.2013English Premier LeagueWest HamWest Ham0-0SunderlandSunderland9000
17.12.2013English League CupQuarter-finalsSunderlandSunderland2-1ChelseaChelsea12000
21.12.2013English Premier LeagueSunderlandSunderland0-0NorwichNorwich6300
26.12.2013English Premier LeagueEvertonEverton0-1SunderlandSunderland2000
28.12.2013English Premier LeagueCardiffCardiff2-2SunderlandSunderland9001
01.01.2014English Premier LeagueSunderlandSunderland0-1Aston VillaAston Villa9000
07.01.2014English League CupSemi-finalsSunderlandSunderland2-1Man. UnitedMan. United5600
25.01.2014English FA CupFourth roundSunderlandSunderland1-0KidderminsterKidderminster6600
15.02.2014English FA CupFifth roundSunderlandSunderland1-0SouthamptonSouthampton9000
22.02.2014English Premier LeagueArsenalArsenal4-1SunderlandSunderland4510
02.03.2014English League CupFinalMan. CityMan. City3-1SunderlandSunderland1300
05.03.2014Friendlies 2014-16First roundSpainSpain1-0ItalyItaly2800
09.03.2014English FA CupQuarter-finalsHullHull3-0SunderlandSunderland6700
26.03.2014English Premier LeagueLiverpoolLiverpool2-1SunderlandSunderland6100
16.04.2014English Premier LeagueMan. CityMan. City2-2SunderlandSunderland2202
19.04.2014English Premier LeagueChelseaChelsea1-2SunderlandSunderland2400

UEFA Best Player in Europe Award

Team of the Year

General info

  • Name: Emanuele Giaccherini
  • Position: Defender
  • Date of birth (age): 05/05/1985 (28)
  • Country: Italy
  • Squad number: 23
  • Club: Sunderland ( ENG)

  • Height: 167cm
  • Weight: 60kg

  • Currently playing:
    • FIFA World Cup 2012/14

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • Club: UEFA Champions League (Group stage)
    23/10/12: Nordsjælland 1-1 Juventus
  • National team: UEFA European Football Championship (Final tournament - Group stage)
    10/06/12: Spain 1-1 Italy

Career statistics

National team record in UEFA competitions

TeamPGS
Italy20
Total20

Club record in UEFA competitions

UEFA Champions League
ClubPGS
Juventus40
Total40
Last updated: 08/01/2014 06:55 CET
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