Date of birth: 05/07/1995 (18 years old)
Place of birth: Buenos Aires (Argentina)
Club career: River Plate Buenos Aires
Preferred foot: right
Market value (by transfermarkt.de): —
Similar type of player: Karim Benzema
He is best suited to playing as:
Striker in 4-2-3-1, striker in 4-3-2-1.
Torneo Inicial 2013/2014 (ongoing): 4 matches/0 goals (River Plate)
Giovanni is a son of the legendary Argentine international and currently the manager of Atletico Madrid – Diego Simeone. Since his early years, he was seen as a very talented player. He played in the youth national teams and recently he has been invited to train with Albicelestes first squad. He has impressed in the pre-season training camp and thanks to that, he made his debut in River Plate first team on August 4th in a league match against Gimnasia. Just a week later, he had a key assist for the only goal against Rosario and it looks like his position in the team is getting stronger by the day.
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