Andrea Tarozzi

Andrea Tarozzi
Personal information
Date of birth (1973-10-17) 17 October 1973 (age 47)
Place of birth San Giovanni in Persiceto, Italy
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Playing position(s) Defender
Club information
Current team
Parma (Assistant)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1992โ€“1997 Bologna 119 (0)
1997โ€“2002 Fiorentina 83 (1)
2002โ€“2003 Ternana 15 (0)
2003โ€“2004 Como 31 (1)
2004โ€“2006 Padova 49 (0)
2006โ€“2008 Sassuolo 11 (1)
Total 308 (3)
Teams managed
2011[1] Sassuolo (assistant)
2012โ€“2014[2] Padova (assistant)
2016โ€“ Parma (assistant)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Andrea Tarozzi (born 17 October 1973) is an Italian former footballer, who played as a defender, and currently the assistant manager of Parma.[3]

Playing career

Born in San Giovanni in Persiceto, the Province of Bologna, Tarozzi started his career with Bologna in Serie B and followed the team as they were relegated to Serie C1 in 1993.

After making his Serie A debut in the 1996โ€“97 season, in July 1997 he joined Fiorentina for 6.5 billion Italian lire, while Daniele Carnasciali moved to opposite direction, for 1.75 billion lire.[4]

Following Fiorentina's bankruptcy, Tarozzi became a free agent,[5] and joined Serie B side Ternana on 23 August.

In 2002โ€“03 season, he moved to Como, also at Serie B. He then played for Serie C1 side Padova and Sassuolo.

Coaching career

He was the team manager of Sassuolo (as of 2009โ€“10 season), while Giovanni Rossi was the sports director and Stefano Pioli was the head coach.

In 2011, he passed his category 2 coaching exam, made him eligible to coach Lega Pro teams.[6][7]




  1. ^ SASSUOLO/ Tarozzi:"Breda a rischio, difficoltร  in piรน per noi"โ€š, 13 December 2011
  2. ^ Andrea Tarozzi sarร  il vice di Pea. In biancoscudato dal 2004 al 2006โ€š, 14 June 2012
  3. ^ Gli uomini di mister Dโ€™Aversaโ€š, 3 December 2016
  4. ^ Alessio Da Ronch , Franco Calamai (1997-07-11). "Fiorentina da corsa". La Gazzetta dello Sport (in Italian). Retrieved 2010-04-25.
  5. ^ Patrick Goss (2002-08-02). "Fiorentina players seek new homes". Sky Sports. Retrieved 2010-04-26.
  6. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2011-07-22. Retrieved 2011-07-20.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
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