Clubs: Brescia Calcio, Parma FC, AC Milan
• After impressing with Brescia − his home-town club − at the start of the millennium, Bonera joined Parma ahead of the 2002/03 campaign, a season in which he played 32 games and scored his one and only Serie A goal to date: against Brescia.
• Helped Parma escape relegation in 2004/05 and, despite being troubled by injuries, his displays convinced Milan to sign him on a four-year deal in July 2006.
• Made his Italy Under-21 debut in a 5-0 victory against Slovenia in January 2001 and won his first senior cap eight months later in a friendly against Morocco (1-0); was also a member of the victorious 2004 UEFA European Under-21 Championship squad in Germany, where he was dismissed in a 2-1 group stage loss to Belarus.
• Marked his UEFA Champions League debut with a red card against RSC Anderlecht (1-0) on 17 October 2006 and was overlooked for the final in Athens despite featuring in the semi-final first leg against Manchester United FC; a non-playing substitute for the UEFA Super Cup success against FC Porto, he started the FIFA World Club Cup win against CA Boca Juniors (3-1).
• Struggled in the latter part of 2008/09 with a persistent groin injury which sidelined him for eight months until January 2010, but enjoyed more regular football in 2010/11, including three UEFA Champions League group outings.
• Returned to prominence in 2011/12, making 20 Serie A appearances as Milan ended in second place, and played six times in the UEFA Champions League run to the quarter-finals. Injury limited his appearances in 2012/13 but signed a new contract with Milan to keep him at San Siro until 2015.
UEFA Super Cup: winner 2007
UEFA European Under-21 Championship: winner 2004
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|31.08.2014||Italian Serie A||Milan||3-1||Lazio||90||0||0|
|14.09.2014||Italian Serie A||Parma||4-5||Milan||58||0||0|
|23.09.2014||Italian Serie A||Empoli||2-2||Milan||90||0||0|
|19.10.2014||Italian Serie A||Verona||1-3||Milan||5||0||0|
|08.11.2014||Italian Serie A||Sampdoria||2-2||Milan||85||0||0|
|30.11.2014||Italian Serie A||Milan||2-0||Udinese||90||0||0|
|07.12.2014||Italian Serie A||Genoa||1-0||Milan||90||0||0|
|14.12.2014||Italian Serie A||Milan||2-0||Napoli||90||0||0|
|20.12.2014||Italian Serie A||Roma||0-0||Milan||90||0||0|
|13.01.2015||Italian Cup||Round of 16||Milan||2-1||Sassuolo||45||0||0|
|18.01.2015||Italian Serie A||Milan||0-1||Atalanta||36||0||0|
|22.02.2015||Italian Serie A||Milan||2-0||Cesena||90||0||0|
|28.02.2015||Italian Serie A||Chievo||0-0||Milan||90||0||0|
|07.03.2015||Italian Serie A||Milan||2-2||Verona||90||0||0|
|16.03.2015||Italian Serie A||Fiorentina||2-1||Milan||2||0||0|
|03.05.2015||Italian Serie A||Napoli||3-0||Milan||29||0||0|
|17.05.2015||Italian Serie A||Sassuolo||3-2||Milan||90||0||0|
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