MILAN – An evening to remember for Matteo Gabbia . The 1999 class, born in Busto Arsizio, was launched into the scrum in Serie A after the injury of Simon Kjaer . For Matteo Gabbia this is his debut in Serie A but it is not the first seasonal appearance with the Milan shirt since he has already played during the match of the Italian Cup won by three to zero against Spal . In the past, he made his debut in the Europa League with the Rossoneri's shirt during the victory over Skendija .
Matteo Gabbia, everything you need to know about the player who made his Serie A debut during Milan-Turin.
Central defender with good physique, tactically flexible and technically skilled, he can also be deployed as a median.
Raised in the youth sector of Milan, he made his debut in the first team on 24 August 2017 in the match of the third qualifying round of the Europa League won 1-0 on the field of Škendija.
On 31 August 2018 he was loaned to Lucchese in Serie C. The following 27 September marks the first goal in his career, in the home draw obtained against Carrarese.
At the end of the season he returns to Milan. He made his debut in the Rossoneri's jersey on January 15, 2020 on the occasion of the Coppa Italia AC Milan vs SPAL 3-0, entering eight minutes from the end in place of Simon Kjær.
He made his league debut on 17 February 2020 on the occasion of the match against Turin, taking over from the injured Simon Kjær in the 44th minute of the first half.
In 2018 he played the Under-19 European Championship with the Under-19 national team, finishing in second place.
In 2019 he was called up by CT Paolo Nicolato for the Under-20 World Cup in Poland, where he played all seven of Italy's matches, reaching fourth place.
He made his debut with the Under-21 national team on September 6, 2019, in the friendly match against Moldova won 4-0 in Catania (source Wikipedia).
Source: Blitz Quotidiano