Samuele Olivi

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Samuele Olivi
Personal information
Date of birth (1980-08-01) 1 August 1980 (age 33)
Place of birth Cesena, Italy
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing position Centre back
Club information
Current team
Mantova
Youth career
Cesena
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1999–2000 Cesena 18 (0)
2000–2005 Salernitana 105 (4)
2002–2003 Ascoli (loan) 7 (1)
2005–2009 Piacenza 118 (7)
2009–2011 Pescara 57 (7)
2011–2013 Grosseto 39 (2)
2013– Mantova
National team
2000–2002 Italy U21 8 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 29 July 2013.
† Appearances (Goals).

Samuele Olivi (born 1 August 1980 in Cesena) is an Italian footballer who plays for Lega Pro Seconda Divisione team Mantova.

Career[edit]

Olivi started his career at hometown club Cesena. In 2000, Cesena relegated from Serie B, he was transferred to Salernitana, where he played for 4½ seasons. He was the regular starter at 2003-04 season, played 44 out of 46 matches. But in the next season he just played 10. In January 2005, he was signed by Piacenza, also at Serie B. In the first 1½ seasons he was the regular starter. In 2006-07 season, he played 22 Serie B and all as starter[1] and in the next season played 28 matches and started 21 matches.[2] After swinging from starter and bench, he joined Pescara in August 2009.[3]

He was released along with Massimo Ganci on 29 August 2011.[4] On 31 August he was signed by U.S. Grosseto F.C..[5]

On 7 June 2013 he was signed by Mantova F.C. in 2+1 year contract.[6]

International career[edit]

Olivi was in the Italy U18 squad that lost to Portugal U18 Team at 1999 UEFA European Under-18 Football Championship final. He also capped for Italy U20 team that lost to Portugal U20 at 2000 Toulon Tournament semi-final but won Ivory Coast U20 at third-place match.

He capped for Italy U21 at 2002 UEFA European Under-21 Football Championship qualifying.

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006-07 La Gazzetta dello Sport Profile
  2. ^ 2007-08 La Gazzetta dello Sport Profile
  3. ^ "Acquistato Samuele Olivi" (in Italian). Pescara Calcio. 2009-08-04. Retrieved 11 April 2014. 
  4. ^ "Speciale Calciomercato: risoluzioni consensuali" (in Italian). Delfino Pescara 1936. 29 August 2011. Retrieved 14 September 2013. 
  5. ^ "Le ultime operazioni di mercato" (in Italian). US Grosseto FC. 31 August 2011. Retrieved 11 April 2014. 
  6. ^ "DOPPIO COLPO: ARRIVANO OLIVI E ALBERTI" (in Italian). Mantova FC. 7 June 2013. Retrieved 11 April 2014. 

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