Luigi Pieroni

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Luigi Pieroni
Personal information
Full name Luigi Pieroni
Date of birth (1980-09-08) 8 September 1980 (age 34)
Place of birth Liege, Belgium
Height 1.87 m (6 ft 1 12 in)
Playing position Striker
Youth career
1988–1991 RFC Montegnee
1991–1993 Liège
1993–1998 Standard Liège
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1998–1999 Standard Liège 0 (0)
1999–2003 Liège 92 (28)
2003–2004 Mouscron 30 (28)
2004–2007 Auxerre 80 (21)
2007–2008 Nantes 15 (1)
2007–2008 Lens (loan) 12 (2)
2008 Anderlecht (loan) 12 (3)
2008–2010 Valenciennes 13 (2)
2010 Gent 8 (1)
2010–2011 Standard Liège 19 (2)
2011–2013 Arles-Avignon 22 (3)
National team
2004–2008 Belgium 24 (2)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 1 August 2013.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 20:16, 6 July 2010 (UTC)

Luigi Pieroni (born 8 September 1980 in Liège) is a former Belgian football striker.

Career[edit]

He finished the Jupiler League 2003-04 season as topscorer with 28 goals while he was playing for R.E. Mouscron. He previously played with R.F.C. Liégeois, Auxerre and was loaned out to Lens and Anderlecht while he was under contract with the FC Nantes. In 2008 he signed with Valenciennes and in 2010 he returned to Belgium, where he signed with AA Gent. After a two year stint with Standard Liège, he signed a contract with French Ligue 2 club AC Arles-Avignon on 19 July 2011. His playing career came to a halt in the end of the 2012-13 season when he retired at the age of 32 due to a long time Phlebitis.

Personal life[edit]

He has a son, Gianluca born on 4 January 2007.

External links[edit]

Luigi Pieroni: International Goals
Goal Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1 1 March 2006 Stade Josy Barthel, Luxembourg City  Luxembourg 0 – 2 Won Friendly
2 21 November 2007 Tofig Bahramov Stadium, Baku  Azerbaijan 0 – 1 Won Euro 2008 Qualification