Diego Fabián Polenta Musetti
Date of birth
6 February 1992
Place of birth
1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Centre back / Left back
Bari (loan) 58
Uruguay U17 5
Uruguay U20 12
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 30 September 2013.
† Appearances (Goals).
Diego Fabián Polenta Musetti (born 2 February 1992) is a Uruguayan footballer who plays for the Italian club Bari on loan from Genoa.
Club career [ edit ]
Early career [ edit ]
Montevideo, Uruguay, Polenta started his career on hometown's club Danubio, in youth categories. His abilities impressed the Italian club Genoa, and he was moved to the club on July 2008.
Genoa C.F.C. [ edit ]
He spent the whole 2009-10 season with the
Primavera team. In the 2010-11 season he was included on the first team squad, with the 35 jersey.
On 30 April 2011, he made his first team debut, against
Napoli, after came off the bench to replace Giandomenico Mesto. [1 ]
A.S. Bari [ edit ]
On 29 August 2011, he signed a season-long loan deal with the
Serie B club Bari in order to gain first team football experience. After a successful stay that loan deal was extended by one year on 21 August 2012. [2 ] [3 ]
Positions [ edit ]
centre back, he can also operate as a left back.
International career [ edit ]
He has been capped by the
Uruguay national under-17 football team for the 2009 FIFA U-17 World Cup and by the Uruguay national under-20 football team for the 2011 South American Youth Championship and for the 2011 FIFA U-20 World Cup. [4 ]
U20 International goals [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
External links [ edit ]
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