Pirlo

Juventus Football Club SpA
 
Andrea Pirlo

 

Pirlo's Info

 

Name: Andrea Pirlo
 
Nationality: Italian
 
Date of birth: 19 May 1979 (38 years)
 
Height: 1.77 m (5 ft 10 in)
 
Position: Midfielder
 

Current Team


Turin, Italy
Release Clause: -
Expire contract: 2017
 

Team honours


6 Serie A (2014-15, 2013-14, 2012-13, 2011-12, 2010-11, 2003-04)

2 Coppa Italia (2014-15, 2002-03)

5 Supercoppa Italia (2013-14, 2012-13, 2011-12, 2010-11, 2003-04)

2 UEFA Champions League (European Cup) (2006-07, 2002-03)

2 UEFA Supercup (European Super Cup) (2006-07, 2002-03)

1 FIFA Club World Cup (2006-07)

National Team honours


1 FIFA World Cup (2005-06)



Biography

Andrea Pirlo (born 19 May 1979 in Flero, Lombardy, Italy), is an Italian footballer who plays for MLS club New York City and the Italian national team as a midfielder. He came third, second and fourth in IFFHS World Playmaker of the Year awards in 2006, 2007 and 2012, respectively He also came fourth in the 2012 UEFA Best Player in Europe Award. He placed 7th in the 2007 FIFA World Player, 5th in the 2007 Ballon d'Or and 7th in the 2012 FIFA Ballon d'Or award. He was also named as part of the 2006 FIFPro World XI and the 2012 UEFA Team of the Year. In 2012, Pirlo was also elected as Serie A Footballer of the Year, and was named as part of the Serie A Team of the Year.

Pirlo began his career playing with Brescia before joining Internazionale in the 1998-99 season. The year later though he was loaned out to Reggina and Brescia before signing a contract with Milan in 2001. With Milan, he won two UEFA Champions League (2003 and 2007), two European Super Cups (2003 and 2007), two Serie A titles (2004 and 2011), a FIFA Club World Cup (2007) an Italian Super Cup (2004) and the Coppa Italia in 2003. Juventus announced his deal with Pirlo in 2011. Andrea signed a contract until 2014. Pirlo ended the 2011-2012 Season as a winner of the Serie A, the Supercoppa Italiana and the Coppa Italia Final. On the same year he also helped Italy to reach the final of Euro 2012. Up to the end of the season 14-15, Pirlo led Juventus to the final of the 2014-2015 Champions League in Berlin against FC Barcelona (1-2 loss) and won several more trophies for the 'squadra bianconeri'. Later, in the summer of 2015, Pirlo signed a contarct with the Yankee club New York City.

Pirlo made his debut with the National Team in 2000 during the Olympic games where he was the captain. He also represented Italy during the: 2006 World Cup, Euro 2012, 2013 Confederation Cup and 2014 World Cup.

 

Player Attributes

 

Skills%ValueYour player, your decision... just rate!
Ball Control
50      
Crossing
50      
Curve
50      
Dribbling
50      
Finishing
50      
Free Kick Accuracy
50      
Heading Accuracy
50      
Long Passing
50      
Long Shots
50      
Marking
50      
Penalties
50      
Short Passing
50      
Shot Power
50      
Sliding Tackle
50      
Standing Tackle
50      
Volleys
50      
Physical
Acceleration
50      
Agility
50      
Balance
50      
Jumping
50      
Reactions
50      
Sprint Speed
50      
Stamina
50      
Strength
50      
Mental
Aggression
50      
Positioning
50      
Interceptions
50      
Vision
50      

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Pirlo's career

 

Club

YearCountryTeam
2015-16 USA New York City FC
2014-15 USA New York City FC
2014-15 Italy Juventus FC
2013-14 Italy Juventus FC
2012-13 Italy Juventus FC
2011-12 Italy Juventus FC
2010-11 Italy AC Milan
2009-10 Italy AC Milan
2008-09 Italy AC Milan
2007-08 Italy AC Milan
2006-07 Italy AC Milan
2005-06 Italy AC Milan
2004-05 Italy AC Milan
2003-04 Italy AC Milan
2002-03 Italy AC Milan
2001-02 Italy AC Milan
2000-01 Italy Brescia Calcio
(loaned by FC Internazionale Milano)
2000-01 Italy FC Internazionale Milano
1999-00 Italy Reggina Calcio
(loaned by FC Internazionale Milano)
1998-99 Italy FC Internazionale Milano
1997-98 Italy Brescia Calcio
1996-97 Italy Brescia Calcio
1995-96 Italy Brescia Calcio
1994-95 Italy Brescia Calcio

National Team

YearCountryTeam
2015-16 Italy Italy
2014-15 Italy Italy
2013-14 Italy Italy
2012-13 Italy Italy
2011-12 Italy Italy
2009-10 Italy Italy
2008-09 Italy Italy
2007-08 Italy Italy
2005-06 Italy Italy
2003-04 Italy Italy