Date of Birth1.7.1982 (41)
2013: Loaned by Bologna F.C. to the Impact on January 4.
2011/2012: Played one MLS Reserve League game with the San Jose Earthquakes, following a trial with the club… Played with A.C. Prato, in Italy’s third division, following a loan by Bologna, where he scored 11 goals in 25 games… Participated in the Impact’s post-season tour in Italy.
2010/2011: Played one Coppa Italia game with Bologna F.C. and scored two goals in six games with its Primavera.
2009/2010: Transferred to first division side Bologna F.C. for 800,000 €, where he recorded one assist in two Serie A games.
2008/2009: Scored two goals in 11 Serie B games, including six starts, with Parma F.C., helping the club finish second in the league and earn promotion to Serie A… Also played two Coppa Italia games.
2007/2008: Finished tied for third on Parma F.C. with four goals, adding three assists in 26 games and 2,015 minutes of play, including 25 starts, in Serie A.
2006/2007: Registered one assist in 19 games and 1,309 minutes of play, including 15 starts, in Serie A with Parma F.C…. Also played five UEFA Cup games, including both games in the knockout stage against S.C. Braga.
2005/2006: Scored one goal in eight games, including six starts, in Serie A with Parma F.C… Missed most of the season due to an injury.
2004/2005: Signed with Parma F.C. in the Italian first division, scoring one goal in 16 Serie A games… Helped the team reach the UEFA Cup semi-final, scoring three goals in 10 games.
2003/2004: Scored one goal in 14 games with Hellas Verona in Serie B before being loaned to Italian third division club A.S. Varese, where he recorded one goal in 13 games.
2002/2003: Scored one goal in 12 games with Hellas Verona in Serie B.
2001/2002: Played with Hellas Verona in Serie A.
2000/2001: Began the season with Cagliari before being transferred to Hellas Verona in Serie A in January.
1999/2000: Played 11 games with A.C. Siena in the Italian third division, following a loan from Cagliari.
1998/1999: Made his professional debut in Serie A at 16-years-old, on September 20, when Cagliari faced Juventus… Played two regular season games.
Played six games with the Italian U18 National Team… Also played with the Italian U16 & U17 National Teams.
Part of Cagliari’s youth academy, his hometown, between 1996 and 1998, where he was considered as one of the most promising young players in Italian football.
Son of Giorgio and Anna Pisanu… Married to Constanza and has one daughter, Adele… Has one sister, Valentine… Enjoys basketball