Gennaro Gattuso

  • Date of birth : 09/01/1978
  • Position : Midfield
  • Country : Italy Italy
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Gennaro Gattuso

Gennaro Gattuso

Clubs: Perugia Calcio, Rangers FC, Salernitana Calcio 1919, AC Milan

UEFA honours
UEFA Champions League:
winner 2003, 2007, runner-up 2005
UEFA Super Cup: winner 2003, 2007
UEFA European Under-21 Championship: winner 2000

• Joined Rangers as a teenager after Perugia suffered relegation from Serie A in 1997 and returned to Italy in October 1998, joining first Salernitana and then, at the start of the 1999/2000 season, Milan.

• After helping the Azzurrini win the UEFA European Under-21 Championship, he marked his first start for the seniors with the only goal of the game against England in a November 2000 friendly in Turin.

• Though a fringe player for Italy at the 2002 FIFA World Cup and UEFA EURO 2004 he was a key protagonist at the 2006 World Cup, winning the man of the match award in the quarter-final against Ukraine and excelling in the final against France; was injured and ineffective, however, at UEFA EURO 2008.

• A UEFA Champions League and UEFA Super Cup winner with Milan (2003 and 2007), he also won the Scudetto in 2004, the Coppa Italia in 2003 and the FIFA Club World Cup in 2007.

• Missed the second half of 2008/09 with anterior cruciate ligament damage and the entire 2009/10 UEFA Champions League group stage, but some committed displays earned him regular starts for Massimiliano Allegri in 2010/11

Last updated: 24/01/11 12.52CET

Match log

The home team is listed first.Last updated: 30/07/2013 06:50 CET
16.09.2012Swiss CupFirst roundFC Richemond FC Richemond 0-1SionSion9000
11.11.2012Swiss CupSecond roundHergiswil Hergiswil 0-3SionSion7800
03.02.2013Swiss CupThird roundKriensKriens0-4SionSion9000
27.02.2013Swiss CupQuarter-finalsLausanneLausanne0-2SionSion8600
17.04.2013Swiss CupSemi-finalsSionSion0-1BaselBasel6900

UEFA Best Player in Europe Award

Team of the Year


General info

  • Name: Gennaro Gattuso
  • Position: Midfield
  • Date of birth (age): 09/01/1978 (35)
  • Country: Italy

  • Height: 177cm
  • Weight: 77kg

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • Club: UEFA Cup (First round)
    16/09/97: Strasbourg 2-1 Rangers
  • National team: UEFA European Under-18 Championship (Preliminary round )
    26/09/95: Italy 2-0 Bulgaria

Career statistics

National team record in UEFA competitions

Italy U-21130
Italy U-18112

Club record in UEFA competitions

UEFA Champions League
UEFA Super Cup
UEFA Europa League
Last updated: 05/01/2013 02:20 CET
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