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Sergio Pellissier
Pellissier
Personal information
Full name Sergio Pellissier
Date of birth 12 April 1979 (1979-04-12) (age 41)
Place of birth    Aosta, Flag of Italy Italy
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Playing position Forward
Club information
Current club Flag of Italy Chievo
Number 31
Senior clubs
Years Club App (Gls)
1996–1998
1998–2000
2000–
2001–2002
Flag of Italy Torino
Flag of Italy A.S. Varese (on loan)
Flag of Italy Chievo Verona
Flag of Italy S.P.A.L (on loan)
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053 00(9)
453 (128)
044 0(17)   
National team
1997
2009–
Flag of Italy Italy U17
Flag of Italy Italy
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Sergio Pellissier (born 12 April 1979) is an Italian footballer who plays as a striker and captains Italian club Chievo Verona.

He started his club career playing for Torino's youth team, having been called up once as part of Torino's senior team. After two years at Torino, Pellissier moved to A.S. Varese 1910 in 1998, and subsequently to Chievo in 2000. He was promptly loaned for two seasons to SPAL 1907. Upon his return to Chievo in 2002, Pellissier established himself as a first team player. He helped Chievo to qualify for both the UEFA Europa League and the UEFA Champions League, and represented the team in both those competitions. He remained at the club after Chievo were relegated to Serie B at the conclusion the 2006–07 season, and became the squad's captain in the following one, helping the team to win the league title and earn promotion to Serie A. Throughout his career, Pellissier has achieved several historical records for the club, which have seen him become an idol of the Chievo fans; he is currently the club's all-time top goalscorer.

At international level, Pellissier has played five times for Italy's national under-17 youth squad, and appeared in a single match for the Italy senior team in 2009, scoring a goal.

External links

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