15-year-old debutant Pellegri equals Series A-record from 1937


15-year-old debutant Pellegri equals Series A-record from 1937

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The 15-year-old Pietro Pellegri has Thursday with subbing for the Genoa is an ancient Series (A record matched.

The jeugdinternational, that in the uitduel with Torino (1-0 loss) three minutes before time in the field came, is the youngest player ever in the Serie A, but also shares that record with Amedeo Amadei.

Amadei was like Pellegri 15 years and 280 days old when he 2 may 1937 made his debut for AS Roma.

Pellegri was born on march 17, 2001. Genoa-coach Ivan Juric said after the defeat at Torino that he the youth wanted to “reward” with the subbing of Pellegri. “About two years, he is an important player for our club. He will also regularly go train,” said the Croat.

The attacker is the first one in 2001 born player in a European top league. With Moise Kean (born on February 28, 2000) debuted there was already a player after the turn of the century in the Serie A. The attacker of Juventus also played already in the Champions League.

Pietro #Pellegri più giovane esordiente nella storia della @SerieA_TIM, eguaglia il record di Amedeo #Amadei….


Time of placing
21:31 – december 22, 2016


In the Premier league made its debut there this season even though a player who was born in the 21st century. Dogucan Haspolat (11 February 2000) fell in August at Excelsior in the away game against Feyenoord.

The youngest player ever in the Premier league, Wim Kras. He was 15 years and 290 days old when he on the 22nd of november 1959, on behalf of FC Volendam for the first time in action was at the highest level.

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