Full name: Alessandro Plizzari
Date of birth: 12 March 2000
Place of birth: Crema, Italy
Height: 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in)
National team: Italy
Agent: TMP SOCCER srl
Joined: 01 July 2016
Contract until: 30.06.2020
Alessandro Plizzari (born 12 March 2000) is an Italian footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Milan. There are not many information available for this young goalkeeper. We are going to update this page, as we gather further information.
AC Milan career
Alessandro Plizzari is a product of Milan’s youth academy. In July 2016, he was promoted to the first team as a third-choice goalkeeper. On 4 July 2017, he signed a contract extension with Milan until 2020 and was immediately sent on loan to Ternana in Serie B until 30 June 2018. He made his professional debut at 17 years old, on 26 August 2017, in the league match against Empoli.
On 1 August 2019 Plizzari has been loaned out to the Serie B side Livorno. The length of the loan is 1 year and it is valid until 30 June 2020.
Alessandro Plizzari was the first-choice goalkeeper for the Italy U17 squad at the 2016 UEFA European Under-17 Championship, where Italy was eliminated at the group stage.
Plizzari was on the roster for Italy U20 team at the 2017 FIFA U-20 World Cup, where he was the second-choice goalkeeper behind Andrea Zaccagno. He played one game at the tournament, the 3rd place game in which Italy beat Uruguay in a penalty shootout after Plizzari saved two kicks by Uruguay players Rodrigo Amaral and Juan Manuel Boselli.
Alessandro was the starting goalkeeper for Italy U19 at the 2018 UEFA European Under-19 Championship, as Italy finished as runners-up to Portugal.