Paolo Poggi
Personal information
Date of birth (1971-02-16) February 16, 1971 (age 50)
Place of birth Venice, Italy
Height 1.81 m (5 ft 11+12 in)
Position(s) Striker
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1989–1992 Venezia 66 (15)
1992–1994 Torino 43 (6)
1994–1999 Udinese 172 (48)
2000 Roma 11 (0)
2001 Bari 16 (4)
2001–2002 Piacenza 29 (3)
2002–2003 Venezia 50 (14)
2004 Ancona 9 (0)
2004–2006 Mantova 66 (17)
2006–2009 Venezia 91 (15)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Paolo Poggi (born February 16, 1971 in Venice) is a retired Italian professional football player who played as a striker.

During the 2001–02 Serie A season, Poggi scored the fastest goal in Serie A history, scoring against Fiorentina with Piacenza in the opening eight seconds of the match; this record was later beaten by Rafael Leão in 2020, scoring after six seconds.[1]

References

  1. ^ "Leao scores fastest goal in Serie A history". Football Italia. 20 December 2020.