Alessandro Diamanti

Born: May 2, 1983 (age 33)

Height: 5'10.5" (180cm)

Hometown: Prato, Italy
Nationality: Italy Italian

Position: Attacking midfielder
Alessandro Diamanti of Watford in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Watford and Southampton at Vicarage Road on August 23, 2015
Career History
Senior2007-2009Livorno
2009-2010West Ham United
2010-2011Brescia
2011-2014Bologna
2014-Guangzhou Evergrande
→ 2015Fiorentina (loan)
→ 2015-2016Watford (loan)
2016Atalanta BC
Sports Mole has 123 articles about Alessandro Diamanti. Articles 1 to 40:
Alessandro Diamanti of Watford in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Watford and Southampton at Vicarage Road on August 23, 2015
Alessandro Diamanti ends Watford loan to join Atalanta
Guangzhou Evergrande midfielder Alessandro Diamanti ends his loan at Watford to join Atalanta for the rest of the season.
Jan 13, 17:03
Alessandro Diamanti of Watford in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Watford and Southampton at Vicarage Road on August 23, 2015
Alessandro Diamanti 'on way out of Watford to join Atalanta BC on loan'
Alessandro Diamanti is reportedly close to leaving Watford to join Atalanta BC on a loan deal.
Jan 12, 15:02
Troy Deeney of Watford celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Watford at Britannia Stadium on October 24, 2015
Live Commentary: Stoke City vs. Watford - as it happened
Relive all the action as Troy Deeney and Almen Abdi fire Watford to a 2-0 win at Stoke City in the Premier League with Sports Mole's text commentary.
Oct 24, 13:59
Alessandro Diamanti of Watford in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Watford and Southampton at Vicarage Road on August 23, 2015
Watford's Alessandro Diamanti accuses West Ham United of being unprofessional
Watford midfielder Alessandro Diamanti accuses West Ham United of being unprofessional during his time there as they allowed players to 'eat what they wanted'.
Sep 30, 07:25
Odion Ighalo celebrates scoring Watford's opener against Swansea on September 12, 2015
Player Ratings: Watford 1-0 Swansea City
Sports Mole takes a look at the individual performances in Watford's 1-0 win over Swansea City.
Sep 12, 18:19
Shane Long of Southampton is challenged by Allan-Romeo Nyom of Watford during the Barclays Premier League match between Watford and Southampton at Vicarage Road on August 23, 2015
Result: Watford, Southampton play out stalemate at Vicarage Road
Southampton and Watford are made to settle for a point apiece on the back of a goalless draw at Vicarage Road.
Aug 23, 17:51
Almen Abdi, Odion Ighalo, Ikechi Anya, Troy Deeney and Daniel Pudil of Watford celebration the Goal 0:2 during the pre-season friendly match between SC Paderborn and Watford FC at Benteler Arena on July 19, 2015
Preview: Watford vs. Southampton
Sports Mole previews the Premier League match between Watford and Southampton at Vicarage Road.
Aug 21, 17:15
Lazio's midfielder Antonio Candreva celebrates his goal during the Italian Serie A football match between Lazio Rome and Palermo on February 22, 2015
Preview: Lazio vs. Bologna
Sports Mole previews the Serie A clash between Lazio and newly-promoted Bologna at the Stadio Olimpico.
Aug 21, 01:39
Alessandro Diamanti of Bologna FC celebrates his goal with team mate Davide Moscardelli during the Serie A match against UC Sampdoria on January 26, 2014
Watford complete Alessandro Diamanti loan signing
Watford sign midfielder Alessandro Diamanti on a season-long loan deal from Chinese club Guangzhou Evergrande.
Aug 17, 16:10
Quique Flores, Head Coach of Watford during the Pre Season Friendly match between St Albans City and Watford at Clarence Park on July 8, 2015
Preview: Watford vs. West Bromwich Albion
Sports Mole previews this Saturday's Premier League match between Watford and West Bromwich Albion at Vicarage Road.
Aug 13, 17:07
Alessandro Diamanti of Bologna FC celebrates his goal with team mate Davide Moscardelli during the Serie A match against UC Sampdoria on January 26, 2014
Report: Watford agree Alessandro Diamanti loan deal
Watford reportedly sign Alessandro Diamanti on a season-long loan from Guangzhou Evergrande.
Aug 9, 22:49
Alessandro Diamanti of Bologna FC celebrates his goal with team mate Davide Moscardelli during the Serie A match UC Sampdoria and Bologna FC at Stadio Luigi Ferraris on January 26, 2014
Quique Sanchez Flores: 'Watford close to Alessandro Diamanti deal'
Watford head coach Quique Sanchez Flores reveals Alessandro Diamanti has been training with the squad ahead of his proposed move.
Aug 8, 20:56
Alessandro Diamanti of Bologna FC celebrates his goal with team mate Davide Moscardelli during the Serie A match UC Sampdoria and Bologna FC at Stadio Luigi Ferraris on January 26, 2014
Alessandro Diamanti 'passes Watford medical'
Guangzhou Evergrande striker Alessandro Diamanti will sign for Watford after completing a medical, according to a report.
Aug 7, 11:31
Alessandro Diamanti of Bologna FC celebrates his goal with team mate Davide Moscardelli during the Serie A match against UC Sampdoria on January 26, 2014
Watford chase Alessandro Diamanti?
Watford are reportedly preparing to battle with Aston Villa for the signature of Guangzhou Evergrande striker Alessandro Diamanti.
Aug 6, 14:31
Alessandro Diamanti of Bologna FC celebrates his goal with team mate Davide Moscardelli during the Serie A match against UC Sampdoria on January 26, 2014
Aston Villa make Alessandro Diamanti bid?
Aston Villa make a bid for Guangzhou Evergrande and Italy midfielder Alessandro Diamanti, according to a report.
Aug 5, 07:40
Duje Cop of Cagliari Calcio celebrates after scoring a goal during the Serie A match between ACF Fiorentina and Cagliari Calcio at Stadio Artemio Franchi on April 26, 2015
Result: Duje Cop brace fires Cagliari to vital victory over Fiorentina
A brace from Duje Cop and a strike from Diego Farias fire Cagliari to a 3-1 victory over Fiorentina in Gianluca Festa's first game in charge of the club.
Apr 26, 19:07
Alberto Aquilani of ACF Fiorentina battles for the ball with Leandro Greco of Hellas Verona FC during the Serie A match between ACF Fiorentina and Hellas Verona FC at Stadio Artemio Franchi on April 20, 2015
Result: Last-gasp Mounir Obbadi strike stuns Fiorentina
Mounir Obbadi strikes late to give Hellas Verona a 1-0 win over Fiorentina in their Serie A match at the Stadio Artemio Franchi.
Apr 20, 21:39
Italy's forward Alberto Gilardino celebrates after scoring during the FIFA World Cup 2014 qualifying football match Italy vs Bulgaria on September 6, 2013
Team News: Alberto Gilardino starts for Fiorentina against Hellas Verona
Alberto Gilardino leads the Fiorentina attack in their Serie A clash against Hellas Verona at the Stadio Artemio Franchi.
Apr 20, 19:29
Alessandro Matri #32 of Juventus FC celebrates after scoring a goal during the TIM cup match between ACF Fiorentina and Juventus FC at Artemio Franchi on April 7, 2015
Live Commentary: Fiorentina 0-3 Juventus - as it happened (2-4 on aggregate)
Sports Mole brings you live text commentary of the Coppa Italia semi-final between Fiorentina and Juventus at the Stadio Artemio Franchi.
Apr 7, 19:15
Juventus' midfielder Andrea Pirlo celebrates after scoring during the UEFA Europa League quarter-final football match Juventus vs Olympique Lyonnais, on April 10, 2014
Preview: Fiorentina vs. Juventus
Sports Mole previews the Coppa Italia semi-final second leg between Fiorentina and Juventus in Florence, with the hosts currently holding a 2-1 advantage.
Apr 5, 19:25
Alessandro Diamanti of Bologna FC celebrates his goal with team mate Davide Moscardelli during the Serie A match UC Sampdoria and Bologna FC at Stadio Luigi Ferraris on January 26, 2014
Aston Villa eye move for Italy's Alessandro Diamanti?
Former West Ham United midfielder Alessandro Diamanti is being lined up for a return to the Premier League with Aston Villa, according to reports.
Apr 5, 12:33
Mohamed Salah (R) of ACF Fiorentina celebrates the opening goal with team mate Mario Gomez during the TIM Cup match between Juventus FC and ACF Fiorentina at Juventus Arena on March 5, 2015
Result: Alessandro Diamanti, Mohamad Salah strikes win it for Fiorentina
Fiorentina cruise past Sampdoria in their Serie A clash thanks to second-half goals from Alessandro Diamanti and Mohamad Salah.
Apr 4, 19:28
Mohamed Salah (R) of ACF Fiorentina celebrates the opening goal with team mate Mario Gomez during the TIM Cup match between Juventus FC and ACF Fiorentina at Juventus Arena on March 5, 2015
Preview: Fiorentina vs. AC Milan
Sports Mole previews Monday's Serie A clash between Fiorentina and AC Milan.
Mar 13, 18:33
Fiorentina's Egyptian midfielder Mohamed Salah (2nR) celebrates with teammates after scoring during the Italian Serie A football match Inter Milan vs Firentina on March 1, 2015
Result: Mohamed Salah strike hands Fiorentina victory
Mohamed Salah scores the only goal of the game to guide Fiorentina to a 1-0 win over Inter Milan in their Serie A clash at the San Siro.
Mar 1, 19:10
Fredy Guarin of FC Internazionale Milano celebrates his goal during the Serie A match between FC Internazionale Milano and US Sassuolo Calcio at Stadio Giuseppe Meazza on September 14, 2014
Half-Time Report: Goalless between Inter Milan, Fiorentina in Serie A clash
Neither side can find a breakthrough in the opening 45 minutes of the Serie A clash between Inter Milan and Fiorentina at the San Siro.
Mar 1, 18:03
Jose' Basanta with his teammate Borja Valero of ACF Fiorentina celebrates after scoring the first team's goal during the Serie A match between ACF Fiorentina and Atalanta BC at Stadio Artemio Franchi on February 8, 2015
Result: Fiorentina sink Atalanta BC with late winner
Fiorentina snatch a 3-2 win over Atalanta which lifts them to fourth in the Serie A table.
Feb 8, 13:30
Fiorentina's Mario Gomez celebrates after scoring his team's third goal against Genoa on September 1, 2013
Result: Mario Gomez fires Fiorentina past Roma
Mario Gomez scores twice as Fiorentina beat Roma 2-0 to reach the semi-finals of the Coppa Italia.
Feb 3, 21:37
Alberto Gilardino of Genoa CFC celebrates the opening goal during the Serie A match between Genoa CFC and US Sassuolo Calcio at Stadio Luigi Ferraris on January 6, 2014
Alberto Gilardino delighted with Fiorentina return
Alberto Gilardino reveals that he is "fired up" ahead of his return to Fiorentina on a loan deal from Chinese outfit Guangzhou Evergrande.
Jan 24, 17:44
Alessandro Diamanti of Bologna FC celebrates his goal with team mate Davide Moscardelli during the Serie A match against UC Sampdoria on January 26, 2014
AC Milan 'plotting Alessandro Diamanti swoop'
AC Milan consider a January swoop for Alessandro Diamanti, according to reports.
Dec 6, 15:08
Darron Gibson of Manchester United celebrates with team mate Wayne Rooney (10) as he scores their second goal during the Barclays Premier League match against West Ham on December 5, 2014
On this day: Injury-hit Manchester United cruise past West Ham United
On this day in 2009, a Manchester United side missing a number of key defenders beat West Ham United 4-0 at Upton Park.
Dec 5, 08:37
Uruguay's defender Diego Godin celebrates scoring with his teammates during the Group D football match between Italy and Uruguay at the Dunas Arena in Natal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 24, 2014
Live Commentary: Italy 0-1 Uruguay - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live text commentary of the World Cup Group D match between Italy and Uruguay at the Arena das Dunas in Natal.
Jun 24, 16:00
Ashley Young hits the bar during England's penalty shootout against Italy.
England's penalty shootout failures
After Roy Hodgson discusses his plans for penalty shootouts at the World Cup, Sports Mole looks back over England's defeats from 12 yards out.
Feb 25, 12:42
Alessandro Diamanti of Bologna FC celebrates his goal with team mate Davide Moscardelli during the Serie A match UC Sampdoria and Bologna FC at Stadio Luigi Ferraris on January 26, 2014
Former Hammer Alessandro Diamanti signs for Guangzhou Evergrande
Former West Ham United player Alessandro Diamanti agrees terms to move to Chinese side Guangzhou Evergrande.
Feb 7, 15:14
Antonio Di Natale of Udinese Calcio scores a goal from the penalty spot during the Serie A match against Bologna FC
Result: Antonio Di Natale, Nico Lopez seal Udinese win
Udinese beat Bologna to pull away from the Serie A relegation zone.
Feb 1, 19:05
Alessandro Diamanti of Bologna FC celebrates his goal with team mate Davide Moscardelli during the Serie A match against UC Sampdoria on January 26, 2014
Result: Alessandro Diamanti rescues point for Bologna
Alessandro Diamanti scores in the last minute to give Bologna a 1-1 draw against Sampdoria in their Serie A meeting.
Jan 26, 16:57
Bologna's Rolando Bianchi celebrates after scoring his team's second goal against Napoli during their Serie A match on January 19, 2014
Result: Rolando Bianchi strike earns Bologna a point against Napoli
Rolando Bianchi scores twice to help Bologna to a 2-2 draw against Napoli in their Serie A clash.
Jan 19, 16:09
Napoli's Gonzalo Higuain fights for the ball with Parma's Jonathan Biabiany and Felipe during the Serie A football on November 23, 2013
Half-Time Report: Rolando Bianchi gives Bologna the lead against Napoli
Rolando Bianchi gives Bologna a half-time lead in their Serie A clash with Napoli this afternoon.
Jan 19, 14:51
Dries Mertens of Napoli celebrates with team mates after scoring the opening goal during the Serie A match between SSC Napoli and UC Sampdoria at Stadio San Paolo on January 6, 2014
Preview: Bologna vs. Napoli
Sports Mole previews this weekend's Serie A clash between Bologna and Napoli.
Jan 17, 16:24
Miroslav Klose of SS Lazio celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the Serie A match between SS Lazio and Cagliari Calcio at Stadio Olimpico on October 27, 2013
Result: All square between Bologna, Lazio
The Serie A match between Bologna and Lazio ends goalless.
Jan 11, 21:45
Miroslav Klose of SS Lazio celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the Serie A match between SS Lazio and Cagliari Calcio at Stadio Olimpico on October 27, 2013
Half-Time Report: Goalless between Bologna, Lazio
The first half of the Serie A match between Bologna and Lazio ends goalless.
Jan 11, 20:39
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