Stefano Fortunato

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Stefano Fortunato
Personal information
Date of birth (1990-01-15) 15 January 1990 (age 27)
Place of birth Turin, Italy
Height 1.84 m (6 ft 12 in)
Playing position Goalkeeper
Club information
Current team
Südtirol
Youth career
Montecchio Maggiore
2008–2009 Parma (loan)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2006–2008 Montecchio Maggiore 16 (0)
2009–2011 Pro Patria 0 (0)
2011–2012 Modena 1 (0)
2012–2013 Vicenza 0 (0)
2013–2015 Venezia 9 (0)
2015–2015 Arezzo 0 (0)
2016 Novara 0 (0)
2016– Südtirol 0 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Stefano Fortunato (born 15 January 1990) is an Italian footballer who currently plays as a goalkeeper for Südtirol.

Biography[edit]

Son of former footballer Daniele Fortunato,[1] Fortunato started his career at Veneto club Montecchio Maggiore. Fortunato was selected Veneto regional Allievi team in 2006.[2] He made his senior debut in 2006–07 Serie D. In August 2008 he was signed by Serie A club Parma. He was the backup of Andrea Gasparri in the "spring" under-20 league. In 2009, he left for Italian third division club Pro Patria. In 2010–11 Lega Pro Seconda Divisione, Fortunato was the fourth keeper behind Luca Anania, Matteo Andreoletti and Andrea Sala.

In July 2011 he was signed by Serie B club Modena F.C.. He was the understudy of Nicholas Caglioni and Matteo Guardalben. He made his club debut in 2011–12 Coppa Italia against top division club Chievo. Both team fielded with inferior squad and Modena losing to the Veneto side 0–3.[3] Fortunato also played for Modena "spring" in round 2 to 4, round 10, 15 and 17[4] as overage player. He wore no.88 shirt in the first team.[5] Fortunato made his Serie B debut as sub on 20 May 2012.

In August 2012 he started to train with Vicenza Calcio.[6] On 19 August Fortunato appeared for Vicenza as unused bench in 2012–13 Coppa Italia.[7]

On 31 August 2013 he was signed by the third division club Venezia in 1-year contract.[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Fortunato: "Devo tutto a Ferron, sono arrivato qui grazie a lui"". Gazzetta di Modena (in Italian). 16 July 2011. Retrieved 11 December 2011. 
  2. ^ "Evento attività: RAPPRESENTATIVE VENETE IN CAMPO IL 14 APRILE". Settore Giovanile e Scolastico, FIGC (in Italian). 5 April 2006. Retrieved 11 December 2011. 
  3. ^ "Uribe e Paloschi: 3-0 facile sul Modena". AC ChievoVerona (in Italian). 23 November 2010. Retrieved 11 December 2011. 
  4. ^ "Settore Giovanile: Risultati e tabellini delle gare del weekend 19-20 Novembre". Modena FC (in Italian). 21 August 2011. Retrieved 11 December 2011. 
  5. ^ "MODENA: SCELTI I NUMERI DI MAGLIA PER LA STAGIONE DEL CENTENARIO". Lega Serie B (in Italian). 3 August 2011. Retrieved 11 December 2011. 
  6. ^ "In B rinforzi per difesa e attacco" (in Italian). Il Giornale di Vicenza. 7 August 2012. Retrieved 20 August 2012. 
  7. ^ "Siena-Vicenza 4-2" (in Italian). AC Siena. 19 August 2012. Retrieved 20 August 2012. 
  8. ^ "Preso il portiere Stefano Fortunato" (in Italian). FBC Unione Venezia. 31 August 2013. Retrieved 4 April 2014. 

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