Joshua Brillante

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Josh Brillante
Joshua Brillante 2013.jpg
Brillante with the Young Socceroos in 2013
Personal information
Full name Joshua Brillante
Date of birth (1993-03-25) 25 March 1993 (age 21)
Place of birth Bundaberg, Australia
Height 1.77 m (5 ft 10 in)
Playing position Midfielder, Right-back
Club information
Current team
Fiorentina
Number 25
Youth career
Bundaberg Waves
2006 Bundaberg Spirit
2007–2009 QAS
2009–2011 Gold Coast United
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2010–2012 Gold Coast United 14 (2)
2012–2014 Newcastle Jets 46 (0)
2014– Fiorentina 1 (0)
National team
2011–2013 Australia U-20 16 (2)
2014– Australia U-23 2 (0)
2013– Australia 3 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 3 August 2014.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 9 September 2014

Joshua Brillante (born 25 March 1993) is an Australian football player who plays for Fiorentina in Serie A. Brillante holds dual citizenship due to his Italian heritage.

Club career[edit]

Gold Coast United[edit]

Brillante made his A-League debut for Gold Coast on 3 December in a 1–0 loss to the North Queensland Fury.[1]

Newcastle Jets[edit]

On 12 May 2012 it was announced he had signed for A-League club the Newcastle Jets.[2]

ACF Fiorentina[edit]

On 15 July 2014, it was announced that Brillante decided to join Italian Serie A club Fiorentina.[3] He made his debut for La Viola against Roma in their 2014–15 Serie A opener at the Stadio Olimpico. He was subbed after 35 minutes.

Career statistics[edit]

Club[edit]

As of 16 September 2014[4]
Club Season League Cup Continental Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Gold Coast United 2010–11 A-League 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
2011–12 12 0 0 0 0 0 12 0
Total 14 0 0 0 0 0 14 0
Newcastle Jets 2012–13 A-League 22 0 0 0 0 0 22 0
2013–14 24 0 0 0 0 0 24 0
Total 46 0 0 0 0 0 46 0
Fiorentina 2014–15 Serie A 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Career total 61 0 0 0 0 0 61 0

International[edit]

As of 16 September 2014[4]
Australia national team
Year Apps Goals
2013 1 0
2014 2 0
Total 3 0

References[edit]

  1. ^ Habermann, Vince. (2010-12-04) Brillante makes his A League debut. News-mail.com.au. Retrieved on 2013-08-25.
  2. ^ Gardiner, James. (2012-05-11) Newcastle bank on more fresh legs | Newcastle Herald. Theherald.com.au. Retrieved on 2013-08-25.
  3. ^ "Newcastle Jets' Josh Brillante moves to Serie A's Fiorentina". The Guardian. 11 July 2014. Retrieved 30 August 2014. 
  4. ^ a b "J. Brillante". Soccerway. Retrieved 16 September 2014. 

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