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Alessandro Matri

Alessandro Matri

Clubs: AC Milan, AC Prato (loan), AC Lumezzane (loan), Rimini Calcio (loan), Cagliari Calcio, Juventus, AC Milan 

• Born in Lombardy, he joined AC Milan as a youngster and made one Serie A appearance for the Rossoneri before being released to pursue his career in Serie C1 with AC Prato and AC Lumezzane.

• Moved up two divisions in two years, playing Serie B football for Rimini Calcio in 2006/07 before leaving the mainland for Sardinia and making his Serie A bow with Cagliari, scoring on his top-flight debut in a 2-0 win against SSC Napoli.

• Predominantly a substitute during his first two seasons with the Sardinian club, he nevertheless scored six times in each campaign; as a regular starter in 2009/10 he raised his goal haul to 13 to help the Isolani avoid relegation.

• Scored 11 goals in the first half of the 2010/11 campaign, resulting in a mid-season transfer to Juventus, where he added nine further strikes − the first two of them against the club he had just left − to conclude the season as the fourth highest scorer in the division.

• Scored on his debut for Italy − 20 minutes after coming on in a 2-0 friendly defeat of Ukraine in Kyiv on 29 March 2011 − and made further appearances from the bench in subsequent games against the Republic of Ireland, Poland and Uruguay before starting for the first time at home to the United States on 29 February 2012.

• Struck ten times in the league as Juventus went undefeated in winning Serie A in 2011/12, before hitting a further eight the following campaign as the side reclaimed the crown. Also scored twice in nine UEFA Champions League games as Juve made the quarter-finals in 2012/13.

• Returned to Milan in August 2013 for a reported €11 million fee. 

UEFA honours

Last updated: 23/09/13 16.46CET

Match log

The home team is listed first.Last updated: 20/04/2016 05:14 CET
18.11.2014Friendlies 2014-16Final tournament - Group stageItalyItaly1-0AlbaniaAlbania2600
16.06.2015Friendlies 2014-16Final tournament - Group stageItalyItaly0-1PortugalPortugal1700
13.09.2015Italian Serie ALazioLazio2-0UdineseUdinese3420
17.09.2015UEFA Europa LeagueGroup stageDniproDnipro1-1LazioLazio7600
20.09.2015Italian Serie ANapoliNapoli5-0LazioLazio7400
01.10.2015UEFA Europa LeagueGroup stageLazioLazio3-2St-ÉtienneSt-Étienne2600
18.10.2015Italian Serie ASassuoloSassuolo2-1LazioLazio2500
22.10.2015UEFA Europa LeagueGroup stageLazioLazio3-1RosenborgRosenborg9011
25.10.2015Italian Serie ALazioLazio3-0TorinoTorino1100
28.10.2015Italian Serie AAtalantaAtalanta2-1LazioLazio6400
01.11.2015Italian Serie ALazioLazio1-3MilanMilan1900
05.11.2015UEFA Europa LeagueGroup stageRosenborgRosenborg0-2LazioLazio2400
08.11.2015Italian Serie ARomaRoma2-0LazioLazio800
22.11.2015Italian Serie ALazioLazio1-1PalermoPalermo3200
26.11.2015UEFA Europa LeagueGroup stageLazioLazio3-1DniproDnipro7000
29.11.2015Italian Serie AEmpoliEmpoli1-0LazioLazio1600
04.12.2015Italian Serie ALazioLazio0-2JuventusJuventus2100
10.12.2015UEFA Europa LeagueGroup stageSt-ÉtienneSt-Étienne1-1LazioLazio7410
14.12.2015Italian Serie ALazioLazio1-1SampdoriaSampdoria2410
17.12.2015Italian CupRound of 16LazioLazio2-1UdineseUdinese8610
20.12.2015Italian Serie AInternazionaleInternazionale1-2LazioLazio7400
06.01.2016Italian Serie ALazioLazio0-0CarpiCarpi8100
09.01.2016Italian Serie AFiorentinaFiorentina1-3LazioLazio2600
20.01.2016Italian CupQuarter-finalsLazioLazio0-1JuventusJuventus800
24.01.2016Italian Serie ALazioLazio4-1ChievoChievo4500
31.01.2016Italian Serie AUdineseUdinese0-0LazioLazio4100
11.02.2016Italian Serie ALazioLazio5-2VeronaVerona8011
18.02.2016UEFA Europa LeagueRound of 32GalatasarayGalatasaray1-1LazioLazio6900
25.02.2016UEFA Europa LeagueRound of 32LazioLazio3-1GalatasarayGalatasaray7001
10.03.2016UEFA Europa LeagueRound of 16Sparta PrahaSparta Praha1-1LazioLazio5500
17.03.2016UEFA Europa LeagueRound of 16LazioLazio0-3Sparta PrahaSparta Praha3200
20.03.2016Italian Serie AMilanMilan1-1LazioLazio8000
03.04.2016Italian Serie ALazioLazio1-4RomaRoma5600

UEFA Best Player in Europe Award

Team of the Year

General info

  • Name: Alessandro Matri
  • Position: Forward
  • Date of birth (Age): 19/08/1984 (31)
  • Country: Italy
  • Squad number: 0
  • Club: Lazio ( ITA)

  • Height: 183cm
  • Weight: 80kg

  • Currently playing:
    • UEFA European Football Championship 2014/16
    • UEFA Europa League 2015/16

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • Club: UEFA Champions League (Group stage)
    19/09/12: Chelsea 2-2 Juventus

Career statistics

Club record in UEFA competitions

UEFA Champions League
UEFA Europa League
Last updated: 18/03/2016 01:09 CET