Jean-Baptiste Pierazzi

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Jean-Baptiste Pierazzi
Jean-Baptiste Pierazzi smiling.jpg
Personal information
Date of birth (1985-06-17) June 17, 1985 (age 29)
Place of birth Ajaccio, France
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Playing position Defensive Midfielder
Club information
Current team
San Jose Earthquakes
Number 80
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2006–2014 AC Ajaccio 179 (2)
2014– San Jose Earthquakes 26 (1)
National team
2009– Corsica 4 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of April 24, 2015.
† Appearances (Goals).

Jean-Baptiste Pierazzi (born June 17, 1985) is a French footballer who currently plays for San Jose Earthquakes as a midfielder.

Club career[edit]

Jean-Baptiste began his professional career with AC Ajaccio during the 2006–07 season, making his debut under coach Ruud Krol. He made 25 appearances in his debut season in Ligue 2, and was also an important player during Gernot Rohr's tenure at the club. He also captained the club during the 2010–11 season in which he helped Ajaccio gain promotion to Ligue 1. In his first season in the top flight, Pierazzi appeared in 34 league matches and helped the club maintain its Ligue 1 status.[1] During his time with Ajaccio, Pierazzi appeared in 112 Ligue 2 matches and 67 Ligue 1 matches.

During January 2014, Pierazzi signed with Major League Soccer side San Jose Earthquakes.[2]

Playing in 2014 
Playing in 2014 

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Jean Baptiste Pierazzi Pourrait quitter l AC Ajaccio" [Jean Baptiste Pierazzi to quit AC Ajaccio] (in French). France3. December 30, 2013. Retrieved December 30, 2013. 
  2. ^ "Jean Baptiste Pierazzi signs with San Jose". mlssoccer.com. January 7, 2014. Retrieved January 7, 2014. 

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