Archive for February 18th, 2009

Italian Players Around the World (16/02)

Wednesday, February 18th, 2009

Olympique Lyon's Juninho (2nd R) and Fabio Grosso (2nd L) celebrate after scoring against Le Havre during their French Ligue 1 soccer match at the Gerland stadium in Lyon February 15, 2009. (REUTERS)

Our weekly Italian Players Around the World segment is back!!

Inspired by Gazzetta dello Sport, here are the performances of all Italian soccer players operating in foreign European leagues (top divisions only). There are currently 33 Italians playing in first divisions abroad, and 14 of them stepped on the field this week-end.

The table below includes the team of the player, their opponents for this week, the time in minutes they played, their match contribution in goal(s) or assist(s), and the final score of the game.