Simone Puleo

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Simone Puleo
Personal information
Full name Simone Paolo Puleo
Date of birth (1979-11-02) 2 November 1979 (age 37)
Place of birth Milan, Italy
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Youth career
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1996–1998 Milan 0 (0)
1996–1998 Solbiatese Arno (loan) 17 (0)
1998–2000 Foggia 40 (1)
2000–2007 Avellino 178 (3)
2006 Crotone (loan) 15 (0)
2008–2009 Monza 42 (0)
2009– Avellino 21 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Simone Paolo Puleo (born 2 November 1979) is an Italian footballer who plays as a defender for Seconda Divisione club Avellino.


Born in Milan, Lombardy, Puleo started his career at A.C. Milan. he then left for Serie C2 club Solbiatese Arno, and then left for Serie C1 club Foggia in co-ownership deal. In 2000 Milan bought back Puleo.[1] Milan re-sold Puleo to Avellino in August 2000. He followed the team promoted to Serie B in 2003 as Serie C1 champion. After Avellino relegated in 2004, he followed the team promoted to Serie B again 2005 as playoff winner. He was loaned to fellow Serie B team Crotone in January 2006.[2] Avellino relegated again in 2006 and promoted again in 2007 as playoff winner. In January 2008, after 6 months without any league appearance for Avellino, he left for Monza.[3]

In September 2009, he terminated the contract with Monza[4] and returned to Avellino for its Serie D campaign. In 2010–11 season, Avellino admitted to Seconda Divisione as numbers of club quit professional football.




  1. ^ "Il Parma parte con Mboma". La Gazzetta dello Sport (in Italian). 22 June 2000. Retrieved 7 November 2010. 
  2. ^ Binda, Nicola; Di Chiara, Filippo (11 January 2006). "Mantova segna con Tiribocchi". La Gazzetta dello Sport (in Italian). Retrieved 7 November 2010. 
  3. ^ Binda, Nicola (4 January 2008). "Altinier a Verona, Ficini a Pistoia, Virdis a Pescara". La Gazzetta dello Sport (in Italian). Retrieved 7 November 2010. 
  4. ^ "Per Simone Puleo rescissione del contratto". AC Monza Brianza 1912 (in Italian). 4 September 2009. Retrieved 7 November 2010. 

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