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Marco Cassetti

Marco Cassetti (born May 29, 1977) is an Italy Association football who plays for Serie A side A.S. Roma, as a center back or defender (football). Marco Cassetti is a hard working, versatile player who is able to cross the ball well.

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Marco Cassetti biography


Marco Cassetti (born May 29, 1977) is an Italy Association football who plays for Serie A side A.S. Roma, as a center back or defender (football). Marco Cassetti is a hard working, versatile player who is able to cross the ball well.

Club career

Early career

Cassetti started Marco Cassetti association football career at A.C. Montichiari, an amateur-level club inside the province of Brescia. In Marco Cassetti two seasons with them Marco Cassetti made 30 appearances and scored six goals. Marco Cassetti then moved on to a Serie C team, A.C. Lumezzane, where Marco Cassetti also stayed for two years. Marco Cassetti debut in the Serie A came with Hellas Verona in a 1–1 draw with A.S. Bari. Marco Cassetti was often a sub in Marco Cassetti first two years with them but became a starter the next year when they were relegated to the Serie B. After that Marco Cassetti was a typical starter for U.S. Lecce, playing with them for three seasons.

AS Roma

In the AS Roma 2006-07, Cassetti left Lecce to sign a four-year contract with A.S. Roma on a co-ownership deal for Euro1.5m due to Lecce's relegation. Marco Cassetti teammate Mirko Vučinić also joined on loan for €3.25M.

In June 2007, the remain registration rights of Cassetti were bought for €851,500.

In Decembre 2009, Marco Cassetti scored a winner against Lazio. On that day Marco Cassetti became a hero for all Roma fans.On 3 June 2010, Marco Cassetti signed a new 1-year deal with Roma and Marco Cassetti salary was increased to €1.8M. Marco Cassetti contract was renewed again in March 2011.

Marco Cassetti is currently a second choice for right back. Marco Cassetti played two games against ŠK Slovan Bratislava, but Marco Cassetti disappointed with Marco Cassetti performance. Marco Cassetti played only 5 matches in the first part of the 2011-12 season due to Marco Cassetti injury.

International

Cassetti has been capped for the Italy national football team five times. Marco Cassetti was first U.S. Lecce player that played in National team. Marco Cassetti played Marco Cassetti last game for Italy in 2008 against Cyprus in 2010 FIFA World Cup qualification , Italy won 1:2.

Honours

Roma
Winners
- Supercoppa Italiana (1): 2007 Supercoppa Italiana
- Coppa Italia (2): 2006–07 Coppa Italia, 2007–08 Coppa Italia

Runner-up
- Serie A (3): 2006–07 Serie A, 2007–08 Serie A, 2009–10 Serie A
- Coppa Italia (1): 2009–10 Coppa Italia
- Supercoppa Italiana (3): 2006 Supercoppa Italiana, 2008 Supercoppa Italiana, 2010 Supercoppa Italiana

Reference: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marco_Cassetti

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