Mattia Mustacchio

Mattia Mustacchio
Mattia Mustacchio
Personal information
Full name Mattia Mustacchio
Date of birth May 17, 1989 (1989-05-17) (age 22)
Place of birth Chiari, Italy
Height 1.82 m (5 ft 11 12 in)
Playing position Forward
Club information
Current club Vicenza
Number 9
Youth career
2008 Sampdoria
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2008–2011 Sampdoria 5 (0)
2009–2010 Ancona (loan) 24 (0)
2010–2011 Varese (loan) 7 (0)
2011 Vicenza (loan) 14 (0)
2011– Vicenza 4 (0)
National team
2006 Italy U17 3 (1)
2009 Italy U20 10 (5)
2009–2010 Italy U21 8 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 7 September 2010.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 12 October 2010

Mattia Mustacchio (born 17 May 1989 in Chiari, Brescia) is an Italian footballer who currently plays for Vicenza.


Club career

Mustacchio was signed by Sampdoria on 31 January 2008 in co-ownership deal.[1] Mustacchio played his first Serie A match on 28 January 2009, a 3–1 victory against S.S. Lazio. He replaced Claudio Bellucci in the last minute. He played 5 Serie A matches, all as substitute. He also made his European debut on 26 February 2009, a 0–2 loss to FC Metalist Kharkiv; he came in for Marco Padalino in 82 minute. The match knocked Sampdoria out from the UEFA Cup.

In summer 2009 he left on loan to A.C. Ancona. Sampdoria bought him outright on 26 June 2010 from Brescia by winning the closed tender between the two clubs.

He left on loan to Varese in July 2010. In January 2011 his loan was terminated and he left for Vicenza.[2][3]

International career

He was selected to 2009 Mediterranean Games and 2009 FIFA U-20 World Cup.

On 12 August 2009 he made his debut with the Italy U-21 squad in a friendly match against Russia. On 7 September 2010 he scored his first goal, in a qualification match against Wales in Pescara.


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