List of foreign Serie A players

This is a list of foreign players (i.e. non-Italian players) in Serie A. The following players:

  1. have played at least one Serie A game for the respective club.
  2. have not been capped for the Italian national team on any level, independently from the birthplace, except for players born in San Marino and active in the Italian national team before the first official match of the Sammarinese national team played on 14 November 1990 and players of Italian formation born abroad from Italian parents.
  3. have been born in Italy and were capped by a foreign national team. This includes players who have dual citizenship with Italy.

Players are sorted by the State:

  1. they played for in a national team on any level. For footballers that played for two or more national teams it prevails:
    1. the one he played for on A level.
    2. the national team of birth.
  2. If they never played for any national team on any level, it prevails the state of birth. For footballers born in dissolved states prevails the actual state of birth (e.g.: Yugoslavia -> Serbia, Montenegro, Croatia, etc...).

Stateless people are marked with an asterisk.

These are all the teams that have had at least a foreign player while playing in a Serie A season and in bold are the ones currently playing for the 2015–16 season :

Alessandria, Ancona, Ascoli, Atalanta, Avellino, Bari, Bologna, Brescia, Cagliari, Carpi, Catania, Catanzaro, Cesena, Chievo, Como, Cremonese, Crotone, Empoli, Fiorentina, Foggia, Frosinone, Genoa, Inter, Juventus, Lazio, Lecce, Lecco, Legnano, Livorno, Lucchese, Mantova, Messina, Milan, Modena, Napoli, Novara, Padova, Palermo, Parma, Perugia, Pescara, Piacenza, Pisa, Pistoiese, Pro Patria, Reggiana, Reggina, Roma, Salernitana, Sampdoria, Sassuolo, Siena, Spal, Torino, Treviso, Triestina, Udinese, Varese, Venezia, Verona, Vicenza.

These are the only teams that have participated in Serie A but have not had a foreign player : Casale, Pro Vercelli, Ternana

In bold: players still active in Serie A and their respective teams in current season.

Oriundi Italy

Main article: Oriundo

Albania Albania

Algeria Algeria

Angola Angola

Argentina Argentina

Australia Australia

Austria Austria

Belarus Belarus

Belgium Belgium

Bosnia-Herzegovina Bosnia and Herzegovina

Brazil Brazil

Bulgaria Bulgaria

Cameroon Cameroon

Cape Verde Cape Verde

Chile Chile

Colombia Colombia

Congo Republic of the Congo

Congo DR Democratic Republic of the Congo

Costa Rica Costa Rica

Croatia Croatia

Czech Republic Czech Republic

Denmark Denmark

Dominican Republic Dominican Republic

Ecuador Ecuador

Egypt Egypt

England England

Eritrea Eritrea

Finland Finland

France France

Gabon Gabon

Gambia The Gambia

Georgia Georgia (country)

Germany Germany

Ghana Ghana

Greece Greece

Guadeloupe Guadeloupe Guadeloupe

Guinea Guinea

Guinea-Bissau Guinea-Bissau

Honduras Honduras

Hungary Hungary

Iceland Iceland

Iran Iran

Iraq Iraq

Ireland Republic of Ireland

Israel Israel

Ivory Coast Ivory Coast

Japan Japan

Kazakhstan Kazakhstan

Kenya Kenya

Kosovo Kosovo

Liberia Liberia

Libya Libya

Liechtenstein Liechtenstein

Lithuania Lithuania

Macedonia Republic of Macedonia

Mali Mali

Mexico Mexico

Moldova Moldova

Monaco Monaco

Montenegro Montenegro

Morocco Morocco

Netherlands Netherlands

Nigeria Nigeria

Norway Norway

Panama Panama

Paraguay Paraguay

Peru Peru

Poland Poland

Portugal Portugal

Romania Romania

Réunion Réunion

Russia Russia

San Marino San Marino

Scotland Scotland

Senegal Senegal

Serbia Serbia

Sierra Leone Sierra Leone

Slovakia Slovakia

Slovenia Slovenia

Somalia Somalia

South Africa South Africa

South Korea South Korea

Spain Spain

Sweden Sweden

Switzerland Switzerland

Togo Togo

Tunisia Tunisia

Turkey Turkey

Ukraine Ukraine

United States United States

Uruguay Uruguay

Uzbekistan Uzbekistan

Venezuela Venezuela

Wales Wales

See also

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