Alessandro Cesarini
Personal information
Date of birth (1989-06-19) 19 June 1989 (age 32)
Place of birth La Spezia, Italy[1]
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)[2]
Position(s) Forward
Club information
Current team
Pistoiese
Youth career
0000–2006 Spezia[1]
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2006–2010 Sarzanese 75 (21)
2010–2013 Spezia 40 (6)
2011–2012Viareggio (loan) 32 (6)
2012–2013Sorrento (loan) 9 (1)
2013Prato (loan) 9 (1)
2013–2014 Savona 28 (10)
2014–2016 Pavia 66 (24)
2016–2018 Reggiana 63 (20)
2018–2020 Robur Siena 32 (7)
2020– Pistoiese 15 (3)
2021Piacenza (loan) 14 (4)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 2 May 2021

Alessandro Cesarini (born 19 June 1989) is an Italian footballer who plays for Pistoiese. Cesarini is called "Il Mago" (The Wizard) by his fans because he is a very technical and skiller player.

Biography

Born in La Spezia, Liguria, Cesarini started his senior career at Serie D club Sarzanese, a minor team in the Province of La Spezia. He was the member of Serie D representative team[3] for 2010 Torneo di Viareggio. However Cesarini, along with Daniele Bernasconi were no longer eligible after they had signed by professional teams that month.[4]

Spezia

On 20 January 2010 he was signed by Spezia,[5] where he finished as the runner-up of the four division. The signing of Cesarini had cost Spezia €45,000.[6] On 10 July 2010 Cesarini signed a new 4-year contract.[7] On 29 August 2011 he was loaned to Viareggio.[8] Cesarini only played once for Spezia in 2011–12 season in the first round of the cup,[9] which Spezia was the champion of the third division as well as the champion of the Lega Pro cup.

Cesarini was not assigned any shirt number for 2012–13 Serie B.[10][11] On 31 August 2012 Cesarini was loaned to Sorrento.[12][13] On 31 January 2013 Cesarini and Alessandro Di Dio were signed by Prato.,[14] with Petar Kostadinović moved to opposite direction in temporary deal via Nocerina. Cesarini was released by Spezia on 28 August 2013.[15] Cesarini was already linked to Savona on 24 July.[16] Cesarini was also not assigned any shirt number for Spezia in 2013–14 Serie B.[17][18]

Savona

On 26 August 2013 Ligurian club Savona announced the signing of Cesarini[1] on loan from Parma. The club also borrowed several players from Parma, namely Alessio Aracu, Cristiano Spirito, Manuel La Rosa,[19] Giordano Maccarone,[20] Matteo Gaudiano,[20] Alberto Ricter,[20] Gioele Sterlicchio,[20] Alberto Giuliatto,[21] Alberto Galuppo[21] and Gabriele Puccio,[21] On 30 January 2014 Savona acquired half of the registration rights of Cesarini from Parma.[22] In the same window Savona also signed half of the rights of Raffaele Rosato.[23]

Pavia

In summer 2014 Cesarini was signed by Pavia.

Reggiana

On 18 August 2016 Cesarini signed a contract with Reggiana.[24]

Pistoiese

On 7 September 2020 he joined Pistoiese on a 2-year contract.[25] On 1 February 2021, he was loaned to Piacenza.[26]

References

  1. ^ a b c "Finalmente....Cesarini!" (in Italian). Savona FBC. 26 August 2013. Retrieved 31 January 2014.
  2. ^ Savona profile Archived 2016-03-04 at the Wayback Machine (in Italian)
  3. ^ "Verso Viareggio. Rappresentativa serie D: 24 convocati per l'ultimo stage" (in Italian). FIGC. 7 January 2010. Retrieved 31 January 2014.
  4. ^ "La Rappresentativa di serie D pronta per Viareggio: esordio il 1° febbraio" (in Italian). FIGC. 27 January 2010. Retrieved 31 January 2014.
  5. ^ "Mercato: Alessandro Cesarini firma per lo Spezia" (in Italian). Spezia Calcio. 20 January 2010. Retrieved 31 January 2014.
  6. ^ Spezia Calcio S.r.l. S.S.P. bilancio (financial report and accounts) on 30 June 2013 (in Italian)
  7. ^ "Alessandro Cesarini prolunga fino al 2014" (in Italian). Spezia Calcio. 10 July 2010. Retrieved 31 January 2014.
  8. ^ "Mercato: Alessandro Cesarini in prestito al Viareggio, domani la firma" (in Italian). Spezia Calcio. 29 August 2011. Retrieved 31 January 2014.
  9. ^ match Report Spezia Calcio (in Italian)
  10. ^ "Serie bwin '12-'13, la numerazione ufficiale dello Spezia" (in Italian). Spezia Calcio. 6 August 2012. Retrieved 2 February 2014.
  11. ^ "Serie bwin, numerazione Spezia: Okaka prende il 21" (in Italian). Spezia Calcio. 21 August 2012. Retrieved 31 January 2014.
  12. ^ "Mercato: Solomon Enow va al Parma, Alessandro Cesarini a Sorrento" (in Italian). Spezia Calcio. 31 August 2012. Retrieved 31 January 2014.
  13. ^ "COLPO SORRENTO, ECCO ALESSANDRO CESARINI" (in Italian). Sorrento Calcio. 31 August 2012. Archived from the original on 1 February 2014. Retrieved 31 January 2014.
  14. ^ "Alessandro Di Dio ed Alessandro Cesarini in forza al Prato" (in Italian). AC Prato. 31 January 2013. Retrieved 31 January 2014.
  15. ^ "Ufficiale: rescissione consensuale per Cesarini e Papi" (in Italian). Spezia Calcio. 28 August 2013. Retrieved 31 January 2014.
  16. ^ "La prima conferenza stampa: tutte le novità" (in Italian). Savona FBC. 24 July 2013. Retrieved 31 January 2014.
  17. ^ "Serie B Eurobet '13-'14, la numerazione ufficiale dello Spezia" (in Italian). Spezia Calcio. 6 August 2013. Retrieved 2 February 2014.
  18. ^ "Serie B Eurobet '13-'14, numerazione Spezia: Andrea Lisuzzo prende il '4'" (in Italian). Spezia Calcio. 21 August 2013. Retrieved 2 February 2014.
  19. ^ "Cinque rinforzi dal Parma" (in Italian). Savona FBC. 11 July 2013. Archived from the original on 1 February 2014. Retrieved 1 February 2014.
  20. ^ a b c d "Ecco Maccarone, Marras e tanti giovani" (in Italian). Savona FBC. 23 July 2013. Archived from the original on 13 December 2013. Retrieved 10 December 2013.
  21. ^ a b c "Firmano Galuppo e Puccio" (in Italian). Savona FBC. 27 July 2013. Archived from the original on 6 April 2016. Retrieved 10 December 2013.
  22. ^ "Acquisita la comproprietà di Cesarini" (in Italian). Savona F.B.C. 30 January 2014. Retrieved 31 January 2014.
  23. ^ "Tris di acquisti per il Savona Fbc" (in Italian). Savona F.B.C. 23 January 2014. Retrieved 28 September 2015.
  24. ^ "ALESSANDRO CESARINI IS A NEW PLAYER OF AC REGGIANA". A.C. Reggiana 1919. 18 August 2016. Archived from the original on 19 July 2018. Retrieved 19 August 2016.
  25. ^ "Importantissimo colpo di mercato: ecco Alessandro Cesarini" (Press release) (in Italian). Pistoiese. 7 September 2020.
  26. ^ "ALESSANDRO CESARINI E' BIANCOROSSO" (in Italian). Piacenza. 1 February 2021.