A.c. Monza 1912_ Hall of fame_ Giovanni Stroppa
Name Giovanni Stroppa
Nationality italy
Date of birth 24-01-1968
Birth place Mulazzano
Seasons in Monza 1987-1989
Caps and goals 71(5)
Role Midfielder


He won the Intercontinental Cup in Milan in 1990, scoring a goal against Olimpia Asuncion. In 1991 he moved to Lazio where he played a lot the first year, but in the second Dino Zoff often kept him on the bench. In 1993-1994 he played a season in Foggia, the team with which he was called up to the national team; he returned to Milan for a season and in 1995 he moved to Udinese, then to Piacenza, with whom he obtained two consecutive saves; later he moved to Brescia and finally to Genoa. After playing with the Alzzano Virescit, in the 2003-2004 season he is part of Zden?k Zeman's Avellino, which concludes the season with a relegation. In that year he scored a goal from the midfield at the Renzo Barbera stadium in Palermo (Palermo-Avellino 1-1: (Luca Toni's rosanero goal). In the following season he returned to Foggia where he was bought together with Luis Oliveira: here , also thanks to a series of injuries, plays 9 games and scores a goal. In the last year of activity he plays in Chiari, together with Dario Hubner, but in December he terminates the contract for the financial problems of the Brescia team.


Already in the Milan youth sector, from 2009-2010 he has been coaching the Primavera team, with whom he won the 2009-2010 Italian Cup on April 14, having the better of Palermo in the double confrontation. He also boasts this victory in the edition of twenty-five years before (prior to this for the Milanese club), as a player of the highest Rossoneri youth level.