|Full name||Leandro Depetris|
|Date of birth||January 24, 1988|
|Place of birth||Rafaela, Argentina|
|Height||1.67 m (5 ft 6 in)|
|2000||Newell's Old Boys|
|2003–2004||→ River Plate (loan)|
|2012–2014||Delta Porto Tolle||8||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only|
—In an interview with Richard Fitzpatrick of Bleacher Report, Lionel Messi's teammate from La Maquina del '87 (Newell's Old Boys youth team) Franco Falleroni pointed out that there was more noise being made in Rosario about Leandro Depetris, who was a year younger than Messi.
Depetris started his career at Club Atlético Brown San Vicente and played later for Newell's Old Boys de Rosario. In summer 2000 in the age of eleven signed for Italian Serie A side AC Milan and was 2003 loaned to River Plate. He was signed by Brescia in summer 2005, but due to FIFA rule, his transfer would be made official after his 18th birthday. He scored in his debut and only appearances in 2005-06 Serie B season. De Petris played the 2010/2011 season for A.C. Chioggia Sottomarina and US Sanremese Calcio 1904.
- CHIOGGIA SOTTOMARINA - Società di Calcio - Stagione 2010-11 ::.. DEPETRIS Leandro
- LaSerieD.com Profile (in Italian)
- Dos para Tiro: Leandro Depetris y Carlos Fondacaro son nuevos refuerzos
- Fitzpatrick, Richard (23 June 2017). "The Machine of '87: Messi's Boyhood Teammates Recall Early Signs of Greatness". Bleacher Report. Retrieved 25 June 2017.
- Jugadores que no fueron: Leandro Depetris - Taringa!
- Der nächste Maradona
- Con Leandro Depetris, los suplentes igualaron sin abrir el marcador Archived 2013-02-05 at Archive.is
- Ficha de LEANDRO DEPETRIS -leandro depetris - BD FA.com.ar
- El argentino que a los 11 años era comparado con Maradona, hoy trata de tener un lugar en el fútbol italiano
- (in Italian) Gazzetta.it
- Statistics at Guardian Stats Centre