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|Full name||Vittorio Mero|
|Date of birth||May 21, 1974|
|Place of birth||Vercelli, Italy|
|Date of death||January 23, 2002(aged 27)|
|Place of death||Rovato, Italy|
|Height||1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)|
|2001||→ Ternana (loan)||19||(2)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).
Born at Vercelli, he started his career with an amateur team, Belvedere, in 1990-1991, and made his debut at the professional level at the age of 17 for A.S. Casale Calcio. The following year Mero signed for Parma F.C., playing with the Primavera team before being sold to Crevalcore, with whom he won the Serie C2 league. In 1995 he was signed by Ravenna, team for which he played three seasons, obtaining a promotion to Serie B. He moved to Brescia in 1998, obtaining his first promotion to Serie A and making his European debut as team captain in the 2001-2002 UEFA Intertoto Cup, in which Brescia reached the finals, eventually losing to Paris Saint-Germain.
Vittorio Mero, nicknamed Sceriffo (Sheriff) by his coach Nedo Sonetti for his diligence and reliability, died on January 23, 2002, in a car accident in the A4 highway near Rovato. Brescia Calcio honoured him by retiring the #13 jersey.
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