|Mattia De Sciglio|
Mattia De Sciglio is an italian footballer who plays as a defender for Serie A club Milan. A native ofMilan, Mattia De Sciglio started playing football as a child at the Santa Chiara e San Francescoparish recreation centre in the nearby municipality of Rozzano, before moving to local amateur teamCimiano in 2001. The following year, aged ten, he joined A.C. Milan's youth system, where he would spend nine seasons. In 2010, he was a member of the under-20 squad who won the Coppa Italia Primavera, 25 years after the team's last success in the competition.
Mattia De Sciglio won a total of eight caps forItaly under-19 between 2010 and 2011, including two appearances and one goal in the 2011 UEFA European Under-19 Football Championship qualifying round.He went on to be called-up by Italy under-20, winning five caps between 2011 and 2012.
Mattia De Sciglio made his debut for Italy under-21 on 25 April 2012, coming on as a substitute midway through the second half of a friendly match against Scotland, which Italy won 4–1.
Less than four months after making his debut for the under-21 side, De Sciglio received his first call-up to theItaly senior team, as manager Cesare Prandelli named him to the squad for a friendly match againstEngland to be played on 15 August 2012. However, he was left as an unused substitute in the 2–1 defeat. De Sciglio made his debut for the Italy senior team against Brazil in an international friendly match on 21st March 2013 which ended 2-2.
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