Giulio Sanseverino

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Giulio Sanseverino
Personal information
Date of birth (1994-02-10) February 10, 1994 (age 22)[1]
Place of birth Palermo, Italy
Height 1.72 m (5 ft 7 12 in)[1]
Playing position Attacking midfielder
Club information
Current team
Number 27
Youth career
2002–2007 ASD Cantera Ribolla
2007–2012 Palermo
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2012–2014 Palermo[2] 5 (0)
2014 Perugia (loan) 8 (0)
2014–2015 Savoia 20 (2)
2015– Pisa 24 (0)
National team
2011–2012 Italy U18[3] 8 (0)
2012–2013 Italy U19[3] 4 (0)
2013 Italy U-21 B 1 (0)

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 16:00, 13 September 2016 (UTC).

Giulio Sanseverino (born 10 February 1994) is an Italian football midfielder currently playing for A.C. Pisa 1909 in Serie B.

Club career[edit]

Sanseverino is a youth product of Palermo, and was promoted to the first team in the summer of 2012 after being called up by head coach Giuseppe Sannino to join the senior team pre-season camp. He stayed in the first team also under new head coach Gian Piero Gasperini, and made his professional Serie A debut on 6 January 2013, being featured as a starter in an away match against Parma. He was featured again on 12 May 2013, playing the final 10 minutes of a game against Fiorentina as a replacement to Alejandro Faurlín.

After the team's relegation to Serie B, Sanseverino was permanently included in the first team squad for the 2013–2014 season. He made his league debut on 8 September 2013, playing the entirety of the game in a 3–0 win against Padova under new head coach Gennaro Gattuso. On 31 January 2014 Sanseverino left Palermo to go to Perugia on loan until June 2014. His Lega Pro Prima Divisione debut is against Barletta Calcio on 9 March 2014, playing the entirety of the game in a 3–0 win.

During the 2013–14 season he won the Lega Pro Prima Divisione with Perugia (eight first team appearances from January till June 2014). During the same season, he also won the Supercoppa di Lega di Prima Divisione with Perugia, playing in both the final matches.

On 27 July 2014, Lega Pro club Savoia announced the permanent signing of Sanseverino from Palermo.[4] During the 2014-2015 season, Sanseverino played in 20 matches, scoring 2 goals and providing 3 assists for his team-mates.[5] Despite his good performance, at the end of the season Savoia was relegated in Serie D and after 30 June 2015 Sanseverino was able to freely transfer to another team.

On 28 August 2015 Sanseverino joined Lega Pro club A.C. Pisa 1909, where he found his former coach Gennaro Gattuso, signing a two-year contract.[6] On 12 June 2016 Sanseverino was promoted in Serie B, contributing to the success of A.C. Pisa 1909 with 20 appearances in Lega Pro.

International career[edit]

Sanseverino has pastly played for the Italy U18 youth selections and for the Italy U19 squad.

In June 2013 he disputed the XVII Mediterranean Games with Italy's U19, along with teammates Mauro Bollino, Davide Monteleone and Andrea Fulignati.





  1. ^ a b "Giulio Sanseverino" (in Italian). US Città di Palermo. Retrieved 7 January 2013. 
  2. ^ "Scheda anagrafica di Giulio Sanseverino" (in Italian). Retrieved 8 September 2013. 
  3. ^ a b "Giulio Sanseverino" (in Italian). Retrieved 7 January 2013. 
  4. ^ "MERCATO. TESSERATO SANSEVERINO" (in Italian). AC Savoia 1908. 27 July 2014. Retrieved 27 July 2014. 
  5. ^ Giulio Sanseverino profile at Soccerway
  6. ^ "Pisa, ancora un movimento in entrata: arriva in nerazzuro Giulio Sanseverino" (in Italian). A.C. Pisa 1909. 28 August 2015. Retrieved 28 August 2015.