Name: Matteo Pessina
Date of Birth: April 21, 1997
Current club: Monza
Serie A clubs played for: Atalanta, Hellas Verona, Monza
Matteo Pessina, the Monza midfielder, has played in every one of their seven Serie A matches in 2023/2024, an ever-present feature by starting in all seven.
Pessina last featured in a competition game on October 2, playing 53 minutes for Monza against Sassuolo in a 1-0 win. He has been shown one yellow card.
Up next for Monza - who are in 12th spot on nine points - in Serie A action is a home match against Salernitana on October 8.
Last season for Monza, Pessina made 35 Serie A appearances, scored five goals and provided three assists.
Before moving to Monza in July 2023, Pessina made 67 league appearances in total at Atalanta, scoring three goals and providing four assists.
It was on August 20, 2018 that Pessina made his Serie A debut during his spell at Atalanta, at the age of 21 years and 121 days, versus Frosinone. He debuted at Serie A level for current club Monza in his side's encounter versus Udinese on August 26, 2022.
In his Serie A career overall, he has played 144 matches in the competition, with 15 goals and seven assists. Pessina, who has been shown 16 yellow cards overall, is yet to be sent off in the competition, despite appearing 144 times so far.